Editorial articles

EDITORIAL: It’s Time to Reduce Incentives for Lawmakers

EDITORIAL: It’s Time to Reduce Incentives for Lawmakers

More Liberians should aspire to become job creators and entrepreneurs instead of lawmakers. It would make the private sector more profitable for business while putting more people to work in well-paying jobs.

EDITORIAL: Vice President’s County of Origin Should Not Matter to Citizens

With Vice President Joseph Boakai’s selection of Nuquay as his running mate, there is a palpable sense of disappointment in Nimba. Citizens of Liberia’s second most populous county had counted on Boakai naming a running mate from the county, especially as he visited Nimba just a few days before he announced his choice.

EDITORIAL: Quincy B Deserves More Than Your Condolences

Alcohol, speed and the lack of safety devices such as seatbelts or airbags were likely factors in the crash and resulting death. Unfortunately, Liberians will likely let Burrowes’ death be in vain instead of using it to spur changes to lower the chances of such incidences happening in the future.