Mayor Koijee meets with the Mayor of Accra, Ghana

As part of his international outreach, the Mayor of Monrovia Jefferson T. Koiee on Friday April 20, 2018 met the Mayor of Accra, Ghana Adjei Sowah M. to discuss among other things development issues and sister -city-relationship.
During the meeting, the Mayor of Accra expressed delight for meeting a youthful Mayor like Koijee and appreciates President George Weah for appointing such a youthful and charismatic young Mayor and scores of young people in government. Read more

False Declaration Undermines Government’s Pro Poor Agenda

LRA Alarms, Sets Record Straight
Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) is concerned over increasing acts of under and false declarations by importers, especially through the Freeport of Monrovia, which have the propensity to undermine the Liberian Government’s Pro Poor Agenda.
The LRA recently cautioned importers of goods and owners of cargos to fairly declare every items loaded in containers entering the country, as it remains resolute in the collection of every lawful penny due the Government in line with the Liberia Revenue Code. Read more

Mysterious Deaths

-Justice Minister Alarms
By Kermu O.Massaquoi
Justice Minister Frank Musa Dean has assured citizens and foreign residents in Liberia of government’s determination to offer maximum Security protection to all, despite the increasing instances of Mysterious deaths in Monrovia recently.
Speaking on Tuesday April 17, 2018 at a joint Security Press conference held at the Ministry of Justice conference Hall, Minister Dean said that the list of mysterious death cases recorded recently include the death of a resident of Johnsonville community identified as Emmanuel Tarpeh, who was reportedly missing, but after a diligent search conducted by the Liberia National Police (LNP), it was revealed that he was killed and buried overnight in an unmarked grave. One person has been arrested in connection with his death. Read more

MCC Launches Presidential Special Charity Program

-As President Weah Challenges Liberians On Giving
By: Lassana F. Donzo
The Monrovia City Corporation (MCC) on Wednesday April 18, 2018 launched the Presidential Special Charity Fund Raising Program during which over US$ 333, 000 and LD$8.4 million was generated from the sale of President Weah’s photo.
Speaking at the program which took place at the Monrovia City Hall, the Chief launcher, President George Manneh. Weah challenged Liberians to give to the poor, an idea that is in support of his government’s Pro-Poor Agenda. Read more

‘Towards Sustainable Land Administration’

-Says Dr. Cecil T.O. Brandy, LLA Chairman
The Chairman of the Liberia Land Authority Dr. Cecil T.O. Brandy has underscored the need for a sustainable land administration system in Liberia that takes into account all stakeholders and challenges existing in Liberia’s land sector.
He however pointed out that up to now there are several unresolved issues that the LLA is yet to tackle, adding that the passage into law of the land rights Act at the National Legislature is just one of such issues. Read more

Media Group Honors Public Works Minister

Presentation of Certificate to Min. Nyenpan

A pro-democracy group, African Media Network of Liberia in partnership with the Independent Civil Society Network on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 honored Liberia’s Public works Minister Mobutu Vlah Nyenpan for his dedication and commitment to duty.
The African Media Network of Liberia is a consortium of media practitioners and CSO actors operating as a pro-democracy institution. Read more

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