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‘Strange Disease’ Kills Several in Liberia’s Southeastern County

‘Strange Disease’ Kills Several in Liberia’s Southeastern County

Seven persons Tuesday died from a strange sickness in Greenville, Sinoe County in Southeastern Liberia. According to the Health Ministry spokesman, Sorbor George, five persons died at about 3:00 a.m., while two others died later in the day. According to George, blood specimen from the deceased was sent to the Firestone Hospital in Harbel, Margibi […]

Ex-Warlord to Collaborate With Ally of Former Liberian President

Ex-Warlord to Collaborate With Ally of Former Liberian President

The controversial merger has been consummated – signed by all three parties, but the big question remains: “Who will lead the coalition, Urey or Prince Johnson, or, perhaps, Nathaniel Blama?” The declaration of intent for a merger was signed by the three parties – Benoni Urey’s All Liberian Party (ALP), Senator Prince Y. Johnson’s Movement […]

A Family Of Ebola Fighters: ‘With God’s Help, We Made It’

A Family Of Ebola Fighters: ‘With God’s Help, We Made It’

Three years ago, Liberia was in the opening act of an unfolding catastrophe. The first cases of Ebola had been confirmed in the country on March 30, 2014. Over the next months, the virus spread, largely undetected at first. By late summer, every day the country awoke to news of dying Liberians being turned away […]

‘Remain Shut If You Close Your Business’ – Liberian Minister Warns Protesters

‘Remain Shut If You Close Your Business’ – Liberian Minister Warns Protesters

Justice Minister Fredrick Cherue has said the Liberian Government will ensure that business houses of the Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL) that will shut down Monday will remain closed until the government solves the problems facing the association. Speaking on the “Truth Breakfast Show” Monday, Cllr. Cherue said the Government is not going to coerce […]

Coca-Cola Confirms Liberia Presidential Hopeful Cummings U.S. Citizenship

Coca-Cola Confirms Liberia Presidential Hopeful Cummings U.S. Citizenship

Coca-Cola former executive and Liberian Presidential hopeful Alexander B. Cummings, Jr. has been listed as a bonafide citizen of the United States, a citizenship which he is yet to officially relinquish with barely six months to presidential and representative elections here. Mr. Cummings, currently standard bearer of the newly formed Alternative National Congress or ANC […]

Liberia’s 2017 Elections Threatened?

Liberia’s 2017 Elections Threatened?

Reports reaching this paper revealed that some unknown men are planning to lunch seditious activities along the western border region in an attempt to disrupt the electoral process in the country. The report revealed that two of the 42 illegal entry points in Grand Cape Mount County have been tipped to be used to launch […]

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Extols Grand Kru Citizens

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Extols Grand Kru Citizens

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has extolled citizens of Grand Kru County for the support and patriotism demonstrated in keeping the peace for 11 years stressing: “We are proud of you citizens of Grand Kru and your support; the peace we enjoy today could not have been possible if each of you did not play your […]

Prof. Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp awarded by Africa’s First Female President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Prof. Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp awarded by Africa’s First Female President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Merck, a leading science and technology company, has announced today that H.E. President of the Republic of Liberia and Africa’s First Female Head of State Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has awarded a ‘Medal of Honour’ to Prof. Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp, Chairman of Executive Board and Family Board of E. Merck KG in recognition of Merck’s efforts […]

Sirleaf Praises Liberia’s VP Boakai for Showing ‘Personal Strength’

Sirleaf Praises Liberia’s VP Boakai for Showing ‘Personal Strength’

It appears President Ellen Johnson is gradually being convinced that her Vice President has all it takes to be a good successor; that is, if he is endorsed by the Liberian people at the upcoming polls in October. The President will have to accept her VP has shown signs of true leadership–tenacity, strength and maturity […]

Liberia’s Electoral Body to Uphold Supreme Court’s Ruling Barring Politicians

Liberia’s Electoral Body to Uphold Supreme Court’s Ruling Barring Politicians

The Chairman of the National Election Commission (NEC) says the commission will uphold the ruling of the Supreme Court of Liberia, and as such, he will not bend the court’s decision. Cllr. Jerome Korkoya said the Constitution of Liberia supports three branches of government; the legislature makes the laws, the Executive enforces the law and […]

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