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Catholic Father Drills Participants On‘Land Grabbing’

Catholic Father Drills Participants On‘Land Grabbing’ Caesar Nyan Slapeh A Catholic Father drilled participants at a two day training workshop held at The Kofi Annan Institute for Conflict Transformation (KAICT) at the University of Liberia. The two days workshop is held at the KAICT Hall on the UL campus which seeks to create awareness for all Liberians especially in rural …

Agnes Taylor’s Family Cites Financial Gains…For Allegation Against Her

Agnes Taylor’s Family Cites Financial Gains…For Allegation Against Her By Morrison O.G. Sayon More startling revelations are emerging in what family members term as the unlawful arrest and imprisonment of Dr. Agnes Reeves Taylor, ex-wife of former President Charles G. Taylor, on alleged charges of ‘historical war crimes relating to Liberia. The lawsuit against Dr. Agnes Reeves Taylor was advanced …

Past Adm. Ignored Plights Of War-Affected Youths…Local NGO Claims; Wants New Gov’t Help To Rehabilitate Victims

Past Adm. Ignored Plights Of War-Affected Youths…Local NGO Claims; Wants New Gov’t Help To Rehabilitate Victims By Morrison O.G. Sayon A local Non-governmental Organization, Courageous People Inc. has blamed the past administration of former President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf for ignoring the plights of war-affected youths thus, leaving them to become drug users. In an exclusive interview, Pastor Christiana Wilson, the Executive …

Chinese Contractors Receive Overtime Pay After Protest

Chinese Contractors Receive Overtime Pay After Protest By Varney K. Sirleaf Over four hundred contractors hired by the Chinese Jiangsu Provincial Construction Group, Co., Ltd. (JPC) to construct the Ministerial Complex in Congo Town yesterday protested for their overtime pay due them by the Company.    According to the spokesman of the aggrieved contractors, Prince Quiyon, he said the company …

Security Harassment On The Rise At Guinea Border?…Transnational Crime Unit linked

Security Harassment On The Rise At Guinea Border?…Transnational Crime Unit linked By Solomon T. Gaye Sr. Normal activities at the main border in Ganta, Nimba County came to a standstill on Sunday, February 11, 2018, when officials of the Transnational Crime Unit, (TCU) Alex Kromah and Moses P. Jones, seized a Guinean commercial truck with plate GF 8682 loaded with …

House To Investigate LISRC, Maritime

House To Investigate LISRC, Maritime By Lincoln Barcon The Liberian House of Representatives has been petitioned to investigate the Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR) and the Liberian Maritime Authority for the low number of Liberians employed on those vessels flying the Liberian Flags. In a communication to Plenary yesterday, the Nimba County District#5 Representative, Samuel Kogar said the …

Put Your Acts Together!

Put Your Acts Together!   In recent time, one of Liberia’s anti-graft institution, the Liberia Anti- Corruption Commission (LACC) has be engulfed with allegations of corruption with finger pointing from the employees and the Vice Chairperson, Cllr. Augustine Toe in the directions of the Executive Chairperson another astute Legal luminary, Cllr. James N. Verdier, who is believed has the requisite credential …

Teacher Shortage Hits Ganta

Teacher Shortage Hits Ganta By Solomon T. Gaye Sr. Nimba County District Education Officer, Alex Wuo has disclosed the shortage of trained and qualified teachers in the county. According to Mr. Wuo, the shortage of trained and qualified teachers in the Bain-Garr School District in Ganta City, Nimba County is a serious concern. He added that the Bain- Garr School …

“No Interference with IAJ”… Chief Justice Asserts

“No Interference with IAJ”…Chief Justice Asserts By Caesar Nyan Slapeh The Chief Justice of the Republic of Liberia, Francis S. Korkpor Sr. has asserted that, there will be no interference with the operation of the Trial Judges Association and the International Association of Judges (IAJ). The Chief Justice made the remark at the opening of the February Term of Court …