As heads of states and dignitaries arrive for the 51st Ordinary ECOWAS Summit and other events in the country, the Liberia National Police has announced new restrictions on traffic flow in and around Monrovia.
Representative George Mulbah, chairperson of Bong County Legislative Caucus, has reversed an earlier statement that the county had not received a dime from ArcelorMittal for its social development fund for more than two years.
Authorities with the Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency in Kakata have charged and sent to court a 48-year-old man, Jacob Clinton, for unlicensed possession of narcotic substances and for illegal possession of a firearm.
Citizens of Sehkinpah Town in Sanniquellie-Mahn Administrative District have donated 40 acres of land to the George Way Harley Hospital, in an effort to bring relief to the hospital’s long-term quest to relocate.
The most surprising result for Liberia in the 2016 iteration of the Ibrahim Index of African Governance was that Gender was the only subcategory in which Liberia decreased in performance over the past decade.
Jones is the first TED Fellow from Liberia. At FACE Africa, she has worked to strengthen water, sanitation, and hygiene infrastructure and programs in rural communities in sub-Saharan Africa, particularly in Liberia’s River Cess.
The House of Representatives has received the proposed draft budget for the 2017/2018 fiscal period, as required by laws.
With five months to the presidential and legislative elections, NAYMOTE Partners for Democratic Development has conducted a public opinion poll on citizens’ perception of the current lawmakers in Liberia, revealing that 65 percent of registered voters are disappointed with their current lawmakers.