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Monday, March 26th, 2018


Amuneke leaves his coaching post

Former Nigeria international Emmanuel Amuneke says he has left his post as coach of Sudanese club SC Khartoum by mutual consent. The 47-year-old former Barcelona, Sporting CP and Zamalek winger took over on a two-year deal in November, but left mainly due to the club’s financial problems. “After going twoRead More

NBA Players Unite to Protest Police Shooting

Members of the Nationals Basketball Association’s Boston Celtics and Sacramento Kings came together Sunday to call attention to the killing of an unarmed black man by police. Players wore warmup t-shirts with the message “Accountability. We are one.” printed on the front and #StephonClark on the back. Clark died MarchRead More

Executive Mansion Reacts To BBC Correspondent

Monrovia, Liberia – The attention of the Office of the President has been drawn to concerns coming from Mr. Jonathan Paye-Layleh, a Correspondent of the BBC in Monrovia, who is seeking clarification from his recent interaction with the President during the Press Stakeout on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at theRead More

Pres. Weah Assures Of Continued Press Freedom

President George Manneh Weah has assured Liberians of his administration’s continued support to press freedom. The Liberian leader spoke on Friday, March 23, 2018 when he served as keynote speaker during the turnover ceremony of UNMIL Radio to ECOWAS Radio Station held at the Pan African Plaza in Monrovia. PresidentRead More

UN Closes Peacekeeping Mission in Liberia

The United Nations closed its peacekeeping mission to Liberia on Thursday, 15 years after it was deployed in the aftermath of two civil wars that ended with the fall of then-president Charles Taylor. The mission had already withdrawn most of its 15,000 troops in mid-2016, signaling that the poor WestRead More

Liberians In Nigeria Honor Amb. Conteh, Justice Wright

The Liberian community in the Federal Republic of Nigeria has bestowed honors on Ambassador Al-Hassan Conteh and Justice Micah Wilkins Wright for their respective services rendered to the community and the Liberian nation. Under the auspices of the Organization of Liberian Communities in Nigeria (OLICON), the diaspora community said itRead More

Liberia Celebrates World TB Day

Liberia joined the rest of the world to celebrate the World Tuberculosis (TB) Day on Sayturday, March 24, 2018 under the theme: “Leaders make history, end TB” held in Sinkor in Monrovia. Speaking at the program, a former Deputy Minister for Preventive Services at the Ministry of Health, Catherine T.Read More

President Weah Appoints Two To One Position

By Uriah Solo Lewis There are mounting concerns in Grand Gedeh County over the appointment of two individuals by President George Manneh Weah to the position of Assistant Superintendent for Fiscal Affairs. The issue has drawn the attention of some concerned youth of Grand Gedeh as they are calling forRead More