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Monday, February 5th, 2018

 

Justin Timberlake plays Prince and takes selfies at Super Bowl show

Pop star Justin Timberlake paid tribute to Prince and took selfies with fans during his Super Bowl half-time show. The singer performed I Would Die 4 U during a hit-packed, 12-minute set in Minneapolis – Prince’s home town. Timberlake also ran into the crowd to dance and pose for photos, in anRead More


Confirmed: No Integrity in Bility

The Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has judicially confirmed that Musa Hassan Bility, the President of the Liberia Football Association does not have the required integrity to lead world football. The Election Committee of the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) rejected Mr. Bility’s bid to head the organizationRead More


CBL Hosts Forum on National Payments System

The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL), in collaboration with stakeholders in the financial sector, will host a National Payment Systems Stakeholders Forum at the Bella Casa Events Center on Thursday, January 18, 2018. The Forum will bring together financial institutions, business houses, government agencies, educational and health establishments, utility companies,Read More


I’m Not Qualified Weah’s Foreign Minister Confesses

Foreign Minister designate Gbehnzogar Findley told members of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Wednesday he has no experience in the filed of foreign policy to contribute to President George Weah’s pro-poor governance agenda. Speaking at his confirmation hearing at the Capitol in Monrovia Findley said he will rely onRead More


Include Media Reforms in “Pro-poor” Agenda- PUL urges President

Press Union of Liberia has congratulated President George M. Weah on his ascendency to the leadership of the country. The PUL according to a release has vowed to work tirelessly with the Weah Administration to improve the legal and professional operating environment of the press in Liberia. It is importantRead More


Nimba Citizens Raise L$110,000 to Help ‘Chosen’ Representative Defend Win

Nimba County District #7, residents have raised a little over &110,000.00 Liberia dollar to support Representative-elect Roger Domah whose win is being challenged at the Supreme Court. The National Elections Commission announced Domah as winner of the October 10, 2017 Representative Election in District #7, Nimba County but his rivalsRead More


Mayor Koijee Promises City Hall Reform

The newly appointed Mayor of the City of Monrovia Jefferson T. Koijee has promised to make the municipal government people friendly, clean and safe for residents and visitors. Perhaps, the youngest Mayor since the formation of the Monrovia City Corporation, Koijee pledged his commitment to work in transforming the CityRead More


Power to the People Or Foreigners? -President Pushes for White Land Ownership

President George Weah has proposed a constitutional amendment that would allow foreigners including whites to own land and obtain Liberian citizenship. Restrictions on citizenship and property ownership have posed serious impediment to Liberia’s development and progress , he told legislators Monday in the capital Monrovia He said the threats andRead More


Liberian Football Fans Hopeful of Game Development Under George Weah

Monrovia – George Manneh Weah is a football Legend, now he has to help revitalize Liberia’s dismal football sector, say football fans in Monrovia. Report by Alpha Daffae Senkpeni,alpha.senkpeni@frontpageafricaonline.com, Macauley Sombai,macualey.sombai@frontpageafricaonline.com George Weah shone at some of the best clubs in world football and now he has to redefine how crude footballRead More


Jacob Zuma: South Africa president ‘rejects ANC request’ to stand down

outh Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has defied his party and refused to step down, according to media reports. He and senior members of the African National Congress (ANC) held talks on Sunday but no details of their meeting have been released. Facing corruption allegations, Mr Zuma was replaced as ANCRead More