Entries by Fredrick Gaye

New Yourpea Youth Launch Association

Many citizens from New Yourpea Town in Kparblee Administration District, Nimba County, residing in Montserrado County and other parts of Liberia defied the heavy down pour of rain on Saturday, June 24, 2017, to grace the official launch of their youth organization and fund-raising program. The launching of the organization, dubbed and styled: New Yourpea […]

ORANGE Liberia Launches 4G LTE Outside Monrovia

The management of Orange Liberia says it has officially launched Liberia’s first 4G LTE network outside of Monrovia.  The company celebrated the launch of the LTE network in Kakata, Margibi County, over the weekend at a colorful program held in the City Hall. Making the keynote address at the launching program, Orange’s Director for Government […]

Chinese FM reiterates China’s commitment to supporting Africa’s poverty reduction

ADDIS ABABA, June 21 (Xinhua) — Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has reiterated China’s commitment to strengthening mutually beneficial cooperation with Africa in order to assist the continent to achieve independent and sustainable development, and eliminate poverty at an early date. The Foreign Minister made the remarks on Wednesday at the opening of the China-Africa […]

President Sirleaf Dedicates LACE-implemented Projects

Pres. Sirleaf cutting ribbon to the building  The Liberia Agency for Community Empowerment (LACE), has been featuring prominently in projects dedication and inspection by the Liberian Leader, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, as she crisscrosses the Country district-by-district, appreciating citizens for supporting her two terms as President.   President Sirleaf has nicknamed her final tour of […]

Civil Society Organizations Push for Referendum

By Mafanta Kromah   The Civil Society Coalition held a “multi-stakeholders dialogue” on June 2, 2017 in Buchanan City, Grand Bassa County with Law Reform Commission and a cross section of Liberian Senate. The group is working to promote Nationwide Consultations on the Constitutional Review process with the intends to encourage an accelerated action on a joint resolution […]

Atina Women Initiative Celebrates World Menstrual Hygiene Day

By Mafanta Kromah   A local NGO called Atina Women Initiative on May 28  celebrated the World Menstrual Hygiene Day with several schools in Monrovia. Atina Women Initiative, which is a local group founded to empower less fortunate women through macro finance loan and conducting livelihood training celebrated the world Menstrual Hygiene Day with education on […]

Mental Illness Reaches Unimaginable Concerns; Liberia Deserves Modern Mental Health Strategy

 By Mafanta Kromah There is an increase in the number of mentally ill persons in the country and has become a common illness that victimizes people of all ages, regardless of ethnicity, fraternity, religious affiliation and or status in life. From childhood to adult age this problem cannot be ignored and allowed to permeate society without national government immediate […]

Debt Payment Fraud -Who’s Responsible To Refund Stolen Money?

MFDP building In its reaction to two publications by the In Profile Daily Newspaper on the alleged financial improprieties surrounding domestic debt payments, the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) on May 30,2017, issued a statement. We began reporting on series of alleged financial indiscipline and stealing characterizing the debt payment process. But the […]

MFDP Refutes, Clarifies In Profile’s Publications

  The Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has categorically refuted the In Profile Daily Newspaper’s Publications of Thursday, May 25, 2017 and Monday, May 29, 2017 With Headlines: “Debt Payment Fraud” And “Finance In Huge Fraud”. In a statement issued on Tuesday, MFDP said it is aware of a situation of breach of duty […]