Entries by Fredrick Gaye

Debt Payment Fraud -MFDP Official Alleges

Ministry of Finance and Development Immediately after taking over in 2006, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf constituted an inter-ministerial vetting committee (IVC), with the assistance of international consultancy firms and experts to develop strategies in settling domestic debts government owed under previous regimes. The committee and its partners did not only vet claims, but also prepared […]

“Women Have Disregarded Womanhood” -Female Aspirant

By Mafanta Kromah A female representative aspirant of the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC), Grady Walker, says women have neglected womanhood, thus preventing many of them from taking state offices. Madam Walker maintains that unlike men, women are self and strong-hearted, as such people are afraid to vote them in to power on grounds that they will forget their […]

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Liberia-China Friendship Organization Urges Liberians To Elect Leaders That Will Protect One-China Policy

The Liberia-China Friendship Organization (LICFO) is calling on Liberian voters to participate in the electoral process to elect individuals who will support and uphold the One-China Policy. “You get the politicians you warrant if you don’t vote right by accessing the candidates who will reflect the interest of the nation and the aspirations of its […]

Female Law Enforcers End Retreat in Gbarnga

By Abel R. Okai in Bong County Participants    The Liberia Female Law Enforcement Association (LIFLEA), in collaboration with UN Women, has ended a two-day national retreat for sixty female security officers in Gbarnga Bong County under the theme “Enhancing a Vibrant Female Security Network”. The retreat was conducted on May 5-6 2017, at the Development Education Network Liberia […]

Nimba Gender Coordinator Alarms Increase in Rape

  By Mafanta Kromah     Nimba County Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection Coordinator, Madam Yaah Belleh Suah, has alarmed increase in rape in the county. Madam Suah observed that rape is becoming common in the county because cases are reported on a daily basis. She noted that on many occasions children, from nine to fifteen years, are the main people of […]

Korkoya-Stewart Legal Battle Intensifies

By: Yassah J. Wright/088045821 National Elections Commission (NEC) Chairman, Jerome Korkoya has filed Action of Damage for Libel against former Commissioner of the erstwhile Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), Mr. John Stewart, and other media entities worth US$200, 000.00 for general damages and US$75,000.00 for punitive damages. The NEC boss action is based on Stewart’s article published in the Analyst […]

LDEA Battles Illicit Drugs Sale, Usage in Nimba

By Mafanta Kromah   A statement released by the Nimba County’s Detail of the Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency (LDEA) said the sale and consumption of illicit drugs are on the increase in Nimba County. According to the statement, the Agency has arrested four individuals including three Nigerian nationals and one Liberian for allegedly involving in selling and distributing […]