Internews, the implementer of the Liberia Media Development program, has begun a three-day training for rural journalists to report on electoral reform.
The National Elections Commission has provided training in dispute resolution for its 19 elections magistrates ahead of the special senatorial election, expected to take place in October next year.
After reports circulated that he was involved in an accident on Armed Forces Day, Grand Bassa’s superintendent Janjay Baikpeh has confirmed that he was not in the vehicle.
The executive chairperson of the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission, James Verdier is calling on the government to review the bill seeking to remove the security of tenure from the commission and other integrity institutions.
Political parties in Liberia have identified the adoption of a biometric voter registration as their priority for electoral reform.
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 House of Representatives of the 54th national legislature has welcomed recommendations to improve future elections and promised to complete legal reform in six months.
Unofficial provisional results from Tuesday’s representative by-election in Montserrado’s 13th district have placed independent candidate Edward Flomo in the lead.