The House of Representatives is yet to commence discussions on the 2019 draft national budget, more than two weeks since it received the document.
Finance Minister Samuel Tweah has finally presented the 2019/2020 draft national budget to the National Legislature.
With barely two days to the June 7 protest, Monrovia saw a buildup of tension that produced unrests in some parts of the capital.
Senate Pro Tempore Albert Chie has appealed to the organizers of the June 7 protest to abandon their campaign in the interest of peace and stability.
President George Weah has met for the first time with leaders of the pending June 7 protest in Monrovia.
After initially expressing interest in meeting with the June 7 protestors, President George Weah has now followed up and invited the organizers to a meeting at his office.
The speaker of the 54th National Legislature, Bhofal Chambers, and members of the Coalition for Democratic Change serving in the Legislature failed to attend the funeral of the fallen representative from Montserrado’s fifteenth district.
Montserrado’s tenth district lawmaker, Yekeh Kolubah, has told the Ministry of Justice that he has no intent to incite citizens against the government and undermine the peace of the country.