Scores of citizens’ election observer groups and election experts in West Africa have gathered at the West African Election Observers Network (WAEON) Conference in Accra to strategize on how to navigate challenges associated with technology-driven elections in a bid to inject credibility into electoral processes. Read more
– Pres. Weah
His Excellency Dr. George Manneh Weah Tuesday, May 14 left nothing unsaid in wooing planners of the June 7 protests eschew the path of street protest and put their grievances on the table of dialogue for peaceful resolution in the interest of Liberia.
The president used his meeting with the “Council of Patriots”, organizers of the June 7 protest, in the presence of national and international stakeholders to explore the fluidity of the Liberian sociopolitical landscape and how street demonstrations in the past had led to crises that brought untold suffering and misery upon the nation and its people. Read more
-Security, Political Situations
(Abuja, May 13, 2019:) The Liberian Delegation to the ECOWAS Parliament has reported to the regional parliamentary body the country’s progress amidst challenges.
The Delegation’s assertion was contained in its 2019 Country Report submitted to the ECOWAS Parliament on Monday, May 13, 2019, as read by the Head of Delegation, Representative Edwin M. Snowe, Jr of Bomi County, a release from the Liberian Embassy in Abuja says. Read more
The Assigned Circuit Judge of the Fourth Judicial Circuit Court in Maryland has recommended the introduction of public awareness of the law so as to erase the negative perceptions about the court.
Cllr. Jeeplah Tiklo Konton says, if this is done, the public will understand and appreciate how the justice system works in the country. Read more
-As He Rubbished Claim Of Bringing Arm Man
Monrovia City Mayor Jefferson T. Koijee is calling on Residents of Monrovia to take issues of keeping the City clean as their own and work collectively with the City Government to ensure a clean Monrovia.
“No one can better clean Monrovia and its envious without residents of Monrovia, and underscore the need for residents to stop depending on only the Monrovia City Government to clean the City” He said. Read more
-Call For DIALOGUE
The Liberia Council of Churches (LCC) in ecumenical collaboration with the Interreligious Council of Liberia (IRCL) and the Christian Community is gravely alarmed with recent actions by the Council of Patriots or (aka June 7, 2019 Protesters) and the Government of Liberia (GOL) not attending to an independent call-meeting with the LCC and ecumenical partners scheduled on May 10, 2019. It is disconcerting that the both parties will not attend the meeting with the LCC which was separately agreed to and is in the interest of promoting peace and understanding amongst major stakeholders in the country. Read more
A giant Nigerian musical company, DAAR Music Global Limited, has signed Liberia’s Gospel musical superstar Ambassador Kanvee Adams on a mega five-year deal.
A release from Lagos says the Nigerian communication & musical company, as a first step, has set the deal into an immediate motion that will showcase the Liberian Gospel superstar to the rest of Africa, beginning in West Africa’s entertainment capital of Lagos and the Federal Capital of Abuja respectively for a start. Read more