OP-ED: Nimba Needs Development, Not Division into Pieces

It is necessary to note that too many smaller counties are unnecessary and downright burdensome. The constant mushrooming of tiny breakaway counties in an undeveloped nation like Liberia increases the national budget without creating resources from which to sustain an ever-growing budget.

Lifestyle and Arts

Fire at Sea – the EuroLiberian Film Festival Celebrates Human Rights

The stories of these migrants are portrayed in the movie Fire at Sea, one of several movies being shown during this year’s EuroLiberian Film Festival. The documentary juxtaposes the migrants’ dangerous journey against a background of the ordinary lives of residents on the Italian island, Lampedusa, where many of these migrants first land on European soil.