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Monrovia – Long before the Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency and the National Security Agency received a tip-off from the US Embassy in Monrovia regarding a reported US$100 million worth of cocaine placed in a container bound for Monrovia, a FrontPageAfrica investigation has gathered that Oliver Zayzay, a Liberian national had booked three rooms at the Royal […]

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MONROVIA – The Swedish International Development Corporation Agency, (SIDA) through the Embassy of Sweden in Monrovia and Naymote Partners for Democratic Development have signed a three-grant agreement valued at US$1,150,000. The grant is NAYMOTE’s biggest ever and is intended for the implementation of the project titled Democracy Advancement Program (DAP) which is a three-year program with the overarching […]

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MONROVIA — A month after launching the Port Automation and Digitization system (PAD), APM Terminals Liberia is already recording milestones in the efficiency of the system. For the first time ever, 210 import containers were delivered in a day to customers, a feat which occurred on the September 22, 2022.

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MONROVIA-  The Dean of the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law, Cllr. Jallah A. Barbu, has called on the government of Liberia to initiate a step-by-step process of absentee voting for Liberians who are out of Liberia to partake in the electoral process by voting from their respective diaspora destinations.

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Monrovia – The Orange Foundation France Vice President, Ms. Elizabeth Tchoungui, and UN Women France Executive Director, Ms. Fanny Benedetti, will commence a three-day humanitarian visit to Liberia beginning on 3rd October.

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MONROVIA – President George Manneh Weah has appointed the Bishop of the Reformed Cathedral of Hope Church Mr. George Wesseh Blamo as acting Minister of State for Presidential Affairs with a herculean task to rebuild the image of the Office of the President.

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SANNIQUELLIE, Nimba County – In the wake of a rapidly growing digital media, which is affecting the income of media business in Liberia, especially the print media, National Fisheries and Aqua-Culture Authority Boss, Emma Glasco, has emphasized the need for media practitioners and institutions to venture into businesses that will help support to sustain their […]

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The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) is now assembling for the 77th time. Although there has been no World War since the founding of the United Nations (UN), more people have died from conflicts since the founding of the UN.

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RICE IS LIBERIA’S staple food and is the most widely consumed in the country. Rough estimates indicate that Liberia spends more than two hundred million (US$200 million) annually on rice importation from predominantly Asian countries.

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MONROVIA – Ahead of the most talked about 2023 elections, Liberia’s First Female Vice President Jewel Howard-Taylor sat with FrontPageAfrica in a special interview to speak about her experiences during the first phase of her Countywide Tour.

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MONROVIA – Liberia’s strive to reduce national emissions and adapt to the impacts of climate change has been recognized as the Government of Liberia has been shortlisted for the 2022 Africa Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) Investment Awards for having ambitious investment projects that will contribute to its commitment to the Paris Agreement.

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As part of its corporate social responsibility, the Jeety Rubber Liberia Limited Corporation has embarked on the construction of a modern clinic to provide adequate health care delivery to thousands of residents of Weala in Cinta Township, Margibi County.

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Monrovia – The Orange Foundation France Vice President, Ms. Elizabeth Tchoungui, and UN Women France Executive Director, Ms. Fanny Benedetti, will commence a three-day humanitarian visit to Liberia beginning 3rd October. While in Liberia, the two officials will undertake a first-hand field-level assessment of the progress and impact of the joint Orange Foundation and UN […]

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Monrovia – The Government of Liberia, through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, Department of Economic Management with Development partners on Thursday, September 29, 2022, held a one-day National Economic Dialogue forum at the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Ministerial Complex, the oldest Congo town.

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GBARNGA, Bong County – Following their massive performance in the just-ended West African Senior School Certificate Exams (WASSCE), the administration of the Linda Glover Christian Foundation High School in Saye Town, Margibi County has graduated 24 twelve graders.

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Monrovia – The Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency and the National Security Agency have arrested a 31-year-old Guinean Bissau national named Malam Conte. The arrest was made in plain view following well-verified intelligence from the U.S.

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MONROVIA – Joseph Nyuma Boakai, Sr., Former Vice President and Standard Bearer of Unity Party (UP), said Friday that in his lifetime of several years of dedicated public service to Liberia, he has never seen a government so irresponsible, incompetent, careless, non-patriotic, and just utterly wicked as the CDC/Weah-led government.

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Monrovia – On September 27, 2022, The Liberia Youth Task Team, a subsidiary of the Africa Youth Partnership to advocate an equitable recovery from the global COVID-19 pandemic, launched an online petition calling on the 54th National Legislature to pass the amended law of the Liberian Controlled Drug and Substances Act of 2014.

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MONROVIA – “Rice is sold at L$3,500 [US$23.00]. The businessman told me before I can buy a bag of rice, I must buy L$1000 (US$6.50) worth of other items that I do not need.

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MONROVIA – The Acting Director General of the Liberia Institute for Statistics and Geo-Information Services (LISGIS) Hon. Wilmot Smith has announced October 24 to November 7 as the new date for the National Housing and populations census in Liberia.

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COMPOUND NUMBER TWO, Grand Bassa County – A  man who calls on nearly all talk shows in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County, is involved in an illegal logging business with at least one villager and the proprietor of the port city’s most famous woodshops, an investigation by The DayLight has found.

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NEW YORK – The Honorable Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of State of the United States invited H.E. Amb. Dee-Maxwell Saah Kemayah, Sr., Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Liberia to participate in the “Feed the Future Forum” organized by the Government of the United States on the sidelines of the 77th session of the United […]

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NEW YORK – The Honorable Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of State of the United States invited H.E. Amb. Dee-Maxwell Saah Kemayah, Sr., Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Liberia to participate in the “Feed the Future Forum” organized by the Government of the United States on the sidelines of the 77th session of the United […]

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WASHINGTON – The World Bank has approved an Additional Financing (AF) of $31 million to strengthen health systems and improve health service delivery to women, children and adolescents in Liberia. This Financing, comprising of US$20 million International Development Association (IDA) concessional credit and a grant of US$11 million from the Global Financing Facility (GFF), will support […]

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