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Remain Calm, No intention To Counter Protest – Ruling Party Chairman Morlu Tells Partisans

Liberia’s ruling Party (the Coalition for Democratic Change) Chairman Mulbah K. Morlu has called on all partisans to remain calm ahead of a planned June 7, 2019 protest. Speaking at the Party’s National Headquarters in Congo Town on Saturday, April 20, 2019, Chairman Morlu told a group of supporters that the party has absolutely no intention to organize any counter-protest

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Corruption Scandal Hangs Over Suspended Sup. Walker In Bong -As Citizens Threaten Lawsuit

Citizens of over eight towns and villages of Jorquelleh District number two in Bong County are calling on suspended Sup. Madam Esther Nyamah Walker to restitute over sixty-seven thousand (67) Liberian Dollars allegedly collected from them by her in 2014. Speaking in an interview with the Monrovia Times on April 13, 2019, in Jorquelleh District#2 the angry citizens explained that

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AfDB To Build 118km Grand Gedeh-River Gee Road

MONROVIA:The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced plans to construct 118km of road to connect the capitals of River Gee and Grand Gedeh counties in southeastern Liberia. The Bank describes the road as a “major corridor” under the Pro-poor Agenda, the country’s new development plan. In a letter to Finance and Development Planning Minister Samuel Tweah, AfDB country representative Orison

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Liberian National Police Receives Boost In Road Safety And Traffic Management

The Liberia National Police through its counterpart, Liberia Traffic Management today, Tuesday, April 16, 2019 completed inspection of fleet of traffic vehicles and motorcycles for effective road safety and traffic management. The inspection of these fleet of Police labeled vehicles and motorcycles were made possible through a Public ,Private Partnership with the Liberia National Police and a private group, Liberia

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Firestone To Pay Off 307 Employees

Amidst public outcry over the recent plan by the management of Firestone-Liberia to pay-off 13% of its employees, The Monrovia Times has reliably learned that pay-off letters have been served to the first batch of employees. It can be recalled that in March of 2019 the Firestone management on social media disclosed plans to lay-off 13% of its employees constituting

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President Weah Issues Executive Order #96 to Stimulate Economic Growth

Monrovia, Liberia: The President of the Republic, H.E. George Manneh Weah, has issued Executive Order #96 containing a number of measures aimed at reversing the protracted downturn in economic activities and slow growth driven by the continuous and persistent declines in the prices of and demand for Liberia’s primary export goods of rubber, iron ore and timber. Measures contained in

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