Protestors marched through the streets of Monrovia on Thursday to demand justice for the victims of rape and abuse at the More Than Me Academy. The protest was largely led by women’s groups including the Liberian Feminist Forum.
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In Maryland, a confluence of unfortunate events has skyrocketed the price of basic commodities, leading to gas being sold for L$2,000 (US$12.82) for a gallon.
Since the Liberia Eye Medical Center was established in 2017 at the John F. Kennedy Medical Center, at least ten specialists have performed a range of eye surgeries at the center.
Barrack Young Controllers Football Club has concluded the 2018 Liberia football season in style after beating fellow first division side, LISCR FC, to win the 2018 Liberia Football Association knockout competition, known as the FA Cup.
As Liberians continue to push for justice for the victims of rape at More Than Me, as we push for the Ministry of Justice and the Ministry of Education to strengthen their systems, let us also consider our individual actions to ensure that children are protected.
President Weah has congratulated the popular musician, DenG for making history by being the first Liberian to perform at the One Africa Music Fest in New York.