The National Elections Commission or NEC has officially announced the results of the November 20 senatorial and representative byelections for Sinoe and Montserrado’s thirteenth district, respectively.
The by-election for representative of Montserrado’s thirteenth district appears to have been conducted smoothly, amid heavy security.
The National Elections Commission has expressed great concern over Saturday’s electoral violence in Montserrado’s 13th district, ahead of Tuesday’s by-election.
The Liberia National Police says it has received no information linking Monrovia’s Mayor Jefferson Koijee to electoral violence reported on Saturday in Montserrado’s 13th district.
Activists gathered under the banner of the Campaigners and Victims for Justice staged a peaceful protest calling for the establishment of a war crimes court in the country.
November 12 brought scores of substance abusers, commonly referred to as ‘zogos,’ to the Foreign Ministry to petition President George Weah to establish a drug rehabilitation program to address their plight.
At least five persons are reported dead from a tragic accident involving two vehicles along the Gbarnga-Totota stretch of the Suakoko Highway.
President George Weah has appointed a committee to receive submissions and vet applications for this year’s Independence Day orator.