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ON WEDNESDAY, the Mayor of Monrovia, Jefferson Tamba Koijee, would be speaking to journalists across Liberia on the Theme: “Journalism Under Digital Siege” as part of the commemoration of this year’s World Press Freedom Day.

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MONROVIA — Twenty health specialists have completed a four – day mentorship program organized by the College of Health Sciences, University of Liberia (UL) as part of a multi – year joint project funded by PEER and BRIDGE-U: Applying Research for a Healthy Liberia.

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ABUJA, Nigeria – Vice President Jewel Howard Taylor has received the UK- based African Leadership Magazine (ALM) award of excellence in Abuja, Nigeria, on Friday, April 29, 2022. According to a dispatch, the ALM honored VP Howard- Taylor for her stellar leadership qualities and unwavering advocacy for gender equality in Africa.

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Monrovia – The amount of US$50 million in Abundance or TACC Coins, a form of Cryptocurrency, is said to be offered or in circulation in the global digital financial market, at the prevailing price of US$0.15 (fifteen cents) per coin.

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Grand Kru County – At least over 2,000 citizens and residents, especially women and children in the indigenous (leeward) part of Grand Kru County residing in Jlateken, Jeboken, Planplanken, Iron Bridge towns and other villages,  are on the verge to receive medical treatments at a very low cost.

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MONROVIA – Pursuant of EQUIP Leadership Liberia’s strategy to decentralize its Transformational Leadership Development Program across Liberia, six key officials were inducted on Saturday, April 30, 2022, in Gbarnga, as leaders for the Bong County’s Chapter of the program.

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MONROVIA – Early childhood education is the foundation or cornerstone of any higher education and so a Liberian education is craving the indulgence of the national government and stakeholders to place key emphasis on that area.

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The Editor Last week, after a failed attempt to name a candidate in the May 10 Senatorial By-election in Lofa County, a handful of disappointed Unity Party leaders and supporters, absent their ailing Standard Bearer, took to the streets of Monrovia to “protest”.

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In early March 2022, a group of Grand Gedeh County citizens, the “Grand Gedeh County Senior Citizens Grievance Committee,” submitted a petition to the County’s superintendent, Hon. Kai Farley, requesting him to meet with them to address their concerns. The committee is headed by Mr. Charles Gaye Breeze and includes the leaders of the 15 different sections that constitute the county residing in Zwedru.

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Monrovia – The National Executive Committee of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) today endorsed Cllr. Joseph Kpator Jallah, an independent candidate vying for the Senate in the National Election Commission’s announced bye-election campaign in Lofa County. In a statement released over the weekend, the leadership of the mighty Coalition for Democratic Change disclosed that ‘After a careful scrutiny of the background, history, experience and progressive credentials of various candidates, Cllr.

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Today April 29th, 2022 the Pirkanmaa District Court in Tampere, Finland, issued its judgement in the trial of Gibril Massaquoi. Mr Massaquoi, former Revolutionary United Front (RUF) commander and spokesman, was charged with murder, aggravated rape, aggravated war crimes and violation of human rights in exceptional circumstances in Liberia between 1999-2003, during the country’s second […]

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MONROVIA – Experiencing the sudden abortion of landing by a flight almost hitting a dark runway was the “most horrific, terrifying and nerve-racking” incident ever faced by Sweetie Sharpe who was onboard Brussels SN2608 which had to hover over Liberian airspace several times before rerouting to Freetown, Sierra Leone.

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MONROVIA – The standard-bearer of the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC), Alexander Cummings, has chided President George Weah for his lack of governance, describing the latest Roberts International Airport (RIA) mishap as a national disgrace.

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Monrovia – The Sixth Judicial Circuit Court at the Temple of Justice or Criminal “C” has dismissed the indictment against National Elections Commission Chairperson Davietta Browne Lassanah, without prejudice to the state.

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MONROVIA – Criminal Court ‘C’ Judge Ciapha Carey has ruled in favor of Liberia businessman George B Kailondo in his US$3.5 million case with the Global Bank Liberia Limited. The bank was indicted by the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission on for financial crimes.

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MONROVIA – For Leo Nupolu-Johnson, it all comes down to the commitment of nation building through innovation and opportunities for Liberians to provide the leadership needed for transformation. “The same opportunities that children everywhere around the world are enjoying, our children too deserve the same.

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MONROVIA — The Bureau of State Enterprises (BSEs), through its Director General Jamoil Cummings, has officially launched the Profiling of State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) operating in the country in an effort to crackdown on financial improprieties, waste and other fraudulent acts within the public sector.

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MONROVIA – Montserrado County district # 8 Representative Acarous Moses Gray has identified with hundreds of Muslims from various mosques in his district, with a call on Liberians to promote religious tolerance and cohesiveness for the betterment of the nation and its citizenry.

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NEW YORK –  The Deputy Minister of Economic Management at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning says a strong partnership that enhances coordination and collaboration among all stakeholders is essential for building an effective tax system and raising revenue for investments in the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Monrovia – The investigation launched by the Change Agents Network’s (CAN) US Board, into reports of sexual allegations on two of its operated schools’ campuses in Liberia, has concluded that Mr. Eric W.

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Monrovia – As Liberia prepares for thick and fast international fixtures, Coach Peter Butler has invited 30 local players to begin training this Friday, 29 April at the SKD Practice Pitch in Paynesville.

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Monrovia – DoxxBet Liberia, one of Liberia’s sports betting companies, has donated several mobile phones to 12 Liberian media institutions and the Group of 77. On 27 April 2022, DoxxBet delivered over 350 pieces of Mobiola X5000 phones to the media community in an effort to connect with their reporters in and out of Monrovia […]

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Monrovia – Prince Dennis, a Liberian based in the United States has launched a foundation to cater to the underprivileged and less fortunate in the Bishop Brooks community which consists of UN Drive, Buzzy Quarters, Clay Street, Camp Johnson Road, Perry Street and Capitol By-Pass.

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Monrovia – The Monrovia City Corporation and Houston City have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen relations between both cities –that will help seek to develop ideas to promote mutual exchange and cooperation.

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