Tag Archives: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Speaker Chambers Faces Criticisms for Comments Exempting Legislature From Probe

Speaker Chambers Faces Criticisms for Comments Exempting Legislature From Probe

The Concerned Citizens United to Bring Our Money Back, also, referred to as COCUBOMB, has criticized House Speaker Bhofal Chambers for his recent comments excluding the legislature from questioning by international investigators examining the case of the missing billions of Liberian banknotes.

Mulbah Morlu Wants Liberty Party Investigated in Missing L$16 Billion Saga

Mulbah Morlu, the chairman of the governing Coalition for Democratic Change, has called on the Presidential Investigation Team set up by President George Weah to probe the alleged disappearance of billions in newly printed banknotes to investigate the opposition Liberty Party.

President Weah’s Address on Missing Billions Provides No New Details

President George Weah addressed citizens for the first time on the issue of the allegedly missing billions of dollars in Liberian banknotes – eight days after it was first reported by a local daily newspaper. His speech, which lasted for two minutes and five seconds, offered no new details in the investigation.

OP-ED: The Game Changer for Young Liberian Women

I was 12-years-old when Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was elected as president. I hoped to see more replicas of her but to my dismay, women accounted for only 10.2 percent of successful candidates in the 2011 elections, and between 2005 to 2015, only 11.9 percent won. My prayers were answered when Cornelia Kruah-Togba announced her candidacy for representative in Montserrado’s 13th district.