Like warding off infection in a patient, Rebecca Scotland wants to sanitize the process of becoming a nurse. On Friday, she was crowned the winner of Integrity Idol Liberia, the country’s third campaign to celebrate honest public officials.
Through mobile salary payments, government employees can now get their monthly payments transferred to them on their phones, greatly reducing the need for difficult, expensive trips to the bank.
I’ve been called a Feminazi on many occasions and it just makes the fire burn brighter in my belly. I am on a mission to purge the world of its unfavorable views on feminism and, to quote Ms. Chimamanda, show them why we – both men and women – should all be feminists.
Africa, the birthplace of civilization, a continent blessed with bountiful and abundant resources and a unique mix of people, animals, and plants, has long been grappling with the issue of attaining and sustaining peace and security within its borders.
In strongly worded statements this month that bordered on hyperbole, current and past representatives of the U.S. government urged Liberia to speed up electoral litigation proceedings for a peaceful transition of presidential power.
As a Liberian, I’m very disappointed with the ongoing developments in Liberia; that is, Liberty Party’s claim of fraud and irregularities in the October 10, 2017, election.
Are Brumskine, Boakai, Cummings, and Urey actually agents of change in Liberia?
A weakness that Liberians have is a tendency to preach impunity or the “let’s just leave it for the sake of peace” mentality.