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
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– 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
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
Bissau, 10 May 2019 – At the invitation of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS), Mohamed Ibn Chambas, the Heads of the United Nations Missions in West Africa held their 34th High-level Meeting on 10 May 2019 in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau.
The objective was to strengthen coordination in order to enhance synergies to address common challenges facing the West African and Sahel regions. Read more
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) in collaboration with the Liberia National Police (LNP) has unearthed a criminal syndicate organized to divert government’s revenue to personal purposes.
The LRA has identified one of its staff Lee N.V. Taylor as one of the members of the syndicate. Mr. Taylor fled Liberia after the criminal act was discovered and has since been arrested in Ghana and extradited to Liberia. He is in police custody helping with the investigation. Read more