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MONROVIA - At long last, the Government of Liberia (GOL), through the Ministry of Justice, has officially received autopsy reports on the four Liberian auditors who died under mysterious circumstances one after the other in the country. It can be recalled that on Thursday, October 2, 2020, the lifeless bodies of the Assistant Commissioner for Internal Audit and acting Manager for Tax Payers ...GARPUE TOWN, River Cess — A major national FrontPageAfrica/New Narratives survey has found nine in every ten Liberian subsistence farmers want to migrate because climate change is making farming unviable.With as many as 80 percent of Liberians making their living from farming, experts say the findings have major implications for Liberia's food security and exposes vulnerable Liberians to ...

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Liberia is one of just three West African nations where female genital cutting is legal. ... Mae Azango, and Front Page Africa newspaper also opened up the conversation about female genital cutting which had once been taboo because of the fear cultivated by the traditional leaders. Azango was forced into hiding because of threats to her and her ...Senator Saah Harding Joseph was swiftly transported to St. Joseph’s Catholic Hospital following a harrowing ordeal when his residence in Congo Town became engulfed in flames in the early hours of Thursday morning. By Gerald C. Koinyeneh – [email protected] Eyewitnesses, speaking to Spoon FM/TV …Despite Rev. Tarpeh’s rants, FrontPageAfrica has learned that President Boakai has reportedly been angered over the manner in which more than US$300,000 intended for partisans to celebrate his election in the counties, was disperse. Each district was due to receive US$5,000 each for the celebration. The money totaled US$365,000.MONROVIA – Cllr. Tiawan Gongloe, a distinguished human rights lawyer renowned as the ‘champion of the underprivileged,’ has emerged as a potential wildcard in the upcoming October elections. While relatively fresh to the electoral arena, Cllr. Gongloe is a seasoned figure in the political landscape, recognized for his unyielding stance …MONROVIA - The National Elections Commission (NEC) has sparked controversy by announcing what is believed by some as an incorrect date for the 2023 Presidential Run-off Election. This decision has prompted concerns and backlash from legal experts, political figures, and the general public, who argue that it is a clear violation of the Liberian Constitution.Mr. Davies also informed Front Page Africa that contrary to the false assertion of soliciting the CDC to be Minister of Finance, he was approached twice by the some officials in the Weah administration to consider being appointed to the position of Central Bank Governor which he turned down.Monrovia - More than US$$200,000 has been illegally and surreptitiously withdrawn from a saving account which was opened at the United Bank of Africa (UBA) Liberia Limited to help address financial constraints confronting agents of the elite Executive Protection Service (EPS). The EPS is an elite group of armed men and women providing security for theAdvertisement Conventional top-loading washing machines with center post agitators use about 40 gallons of water per load. Compare that to front-loading machines that use somewhere...Rodney Dean Sieh is an award-winning journalist, editor, and publisher of Liberia’s largest independent print and online daily, FrontPageAfrica, a ground-breaking publication that has brought down senior government figures and exposed political corruption. He is a co-founder of New Narratives and board director. Jailed twice for publishing ...MONROVIA - Little Samuel Sawah, Jr., 11, lives with his grandparents in Congo Town, Monrovia. He's the 4th of five children mothered and fathered by Ms. Jacqueline Youjay Toe and Samuel Sawah, alias ST, a former footballer, who represented River Cess in national county sports meet football. The child has a swollen stomach and sits quietly ...As Liberia stands at a crossroads in its history, the time for action on asset recovery is now. The momentum generated by President Boakai's anti-corruption efforts must be sustained and intensified to ensure that stolen assets are repatriated, and perpetrators are brought to justice. Furthermore, asset recovery must be accompanied by broader ...Monrovia - Liberia's Finance Minister, Samuel Tweah, has disclosed that the US sanction imposed on him is the result of a long accusation that he had been favoring ArcelorMittal Limited (AML) over the American Company High Power Explorations Inc. (HPX) and preventing HPX from accessing the rail to conduct its investment in Guinea through Liberia.JOHANNESBURG, South Africa—Apartheid was a vicious system of racism and racial separation that ended 30 years ago here, just as Liberia was winding down its first civil war. Since then, South Africa has emerged as an economic powerhouse that implemented a Truth and Reconciliation process that activists, economists, and journalists credit with moving the countryCredit: Tuah’s Facebook page. MONROVIA, Liberia — French authorities have charged Saturday Tuah, an alleged Liberian warlord with crimes against humanity. Tuah allegedly committed the crimes as a commander for the National Patriotic Front of Liberia (NPFL), in Liberia’s first civil war between 1989-1996. Although Tuah was …MONROVIA – President Joseph Nyuma Boakai has expressed his administration’s commitment to signing the amended ArcelorMittal Mineral Development Agreement that has stalled in the corridors of the Executive Mansion and the Legislature for over three years. By Gerald C. Koinyeneh – …George Weah has taken a 25% pay cut Even though it is one of Africa’s poorest countries, being a highly placed Liberian lawmaker or cabinet members is a lucrative gig. But that cou...Nov 16, 2023 · MONROVIA – The West African Elders Forum (WAEF) Mission to Liberia has called for caution and restraint as Liberians eagerly await the final results of the November 14 presidential run-off elections, currently being collated by the country’s National Electoral Commission (NEC). By Henry Karmo, [email protected] The Head of WAEF Mission, former Nigerian President Dr ...Johnson’s resignation come just days after wives of soldiers of the Armed Forces of Liberia staged road blockades and protests in the capital Monrovia and various parts of the country. Johnson, in a statement viewed by FrontPageAfrica says he is stepping down for the common good of the country and the institution he has served for the past …Monrovia - Unity Party Standard Bearer Joseph N. Boakai, along with his officials, including the Party's Chairman, Co-Chair, Secretary General, Legal Counsel, and Chair on the Steering Committee, are at risk of being arrested and incarcerated at the Monrovia Central Prison having failed to meet the deadline of Monday, July 3, 2023, to pay rentsMONROVIA - The Secretary General of the Civil Society Human Rights Advocacy Platform of Liberia Mr. Adama K. Dempster, has said the United States Ambassador-at-large for Global Criminal Justice, Madam Beth Van Schaack's recent visit to Liberia has given hope to war victims, Human Rights community and the Liberians as a whole. Dempster said the culture ofMONROVIA - FrontPageAfrica has been reliably informed that Mr. Musa Bility, Representative of Nimba County, has reached out to Senator Price Johnson, requesting his intervention to ensure that one of the candidates in the election for leadership at the legislature backs off to give him a better advantage. 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Ambassadors and Diplomats representing Liberia abroad have begun returning home to cement a relationship with the new Minister-designate. ... FrontPage Africa has reliably gathered that the postponement of the confirmation hearing of the Foreign Affairs Minister-designate was intended to guarantee the withdrawal of her …LOWER BONG COUNTY — More than ten people have been reported dead when a fuel tanker exploded on the Mulbah Hill, lower Bong County after residents tried to siphon petrol out of it. The tanker was involved in an accident on Tuesday afternoon which caused it to veer off the road and topple on itsLiberia: Suspended Director of Procurement at Ministry of Finance & Development Planning Decries Unjust Suspension. Front Slider May 22, 2024. Monrovia – Eric B. Arkoi, the suspended Director of Procurement at the Ministry of Finance & Development Planning (MFDP), has….3 days ago · MONROVIA – Tension is said to be brewing at the Governance Commission as the acting chairman, Alaric Tokpa, has reportedly threatened to sack employees he singlehandedly deems non-essential. Selma Lomax, [email protected] and Gerald C. Koinyeneh – [email protected] FrontPageAfrica has gathered that Mr. Tokpa is also bent on usurping the ...

Liberia: Vote-rich Nimba County Senators Contemplate Withdrawing Support from CDC ahead of 2023 Elections. Updated Aug 13, 2022.MONROVIA - Deddeh Simmons, a victim of a brutal mob action in Redlight, is reportedly undergoing medical attention in Accra, Ghana. She was reportedly mistaken for someone who has been stealing motorbikes. By Lennart Dodoo, [email protected] A disturbing video obtained by FrontPageAfrica shows Simmons being trampled on by several men while at the same timeMonrovia – Liberians have expressed their opinions about the December 17 rally that will be hosted by the opposition Collaborating Political Parties. Some say the rally is right while others say it is untimely. FrontPageAfrica was in the streets talking with Liberians days before the much talk about we are tired of suffering protests.…

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Members of the Diplomatic Corps, including the United Nations Family in Liberia, on Thursday, January 18, 2024 joined volunteers of the Joseph Nyuma Boakai (JNB)-Jeremiah Kpan Koung (JKK) Inauguration Volunteers Cleanup Campaign to give Monrovia a facelift ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Joseph Nyuma Boakai …According to court documents seen by Global Witness, on 5 April Judge Beisay ordered that the offices of Front Page Africa - Liberia's leading newspaper - be closed. Four days later, the police raided the paper and arrested its staff. The order followed a legal complaint in which two plaintiffs reportedly brought a US$350,000 defamation ...

Monrovia – With the exception of the few ministers that President Joseph Boakai has nominated, the President has reportedly abdicated his responsibility to appoint to a committee comprised largely of Senators, leaving the rest of the appointments to the new government in limbo, FrontPageAfrica has learned. The decision comes as the …Monrovia—A day after the Liberia Football Association announced the new coach of the national team, Liberia has been paired against Djibouti in the preliminary round of the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Morocco 2025. The draw was held in Cairo, Egypt on Tuesday. By: Christopher C Walker 0886723075/0777898224 [email protected] According to the draw, theMONROVIA- The President of the Republic of Liberia, Joseph Nyuma Boakai, Sr., has nominated additional officials to positions in government affecting the Ministry of State, National Port Authority, National Investment Commission, Ministry of Defense, as well as the Armed Forces of Liberia, and the Office of the President. The nominees include: 1. Madam Mamaka Bility,

Monrovia – President Joseph Boakai has accepted Monrovia - President Joseph Boakai's decision to alter the setup of the Armed Forces of Liberia and the Ministry of National Defense has reportedly been dealt a setback with the resignation of the recently confirmed Minister of National Defense Prince Charles Johnson, FrontPageAfrica has learned. Johnson's resignation come just days after wives of soldiers ofMONROVIA — As the supply of cheap, stable and affordable electricity remains a challenge in post-conflict Liberia, the underfire Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) Monie Captan has recommended the purchasing of electricity from any source as one of the best ways forward to address the situation. By Obediah Johnson Despite MONROVIA - Former National Security Advisor uSierra Leone, Guinea, and Liberia are grappl MONROVIA – The Financial Intelligence Agency (FIA), an entity established through an act of legislature to fight against financial crimes appears to have itself entangled in the very crimes it should be preventing. By Henry Karmo- [email protected] A FrontPage Africa’s investigation has … Liberia: Mines and Energy Inspector General Embarks on Cl Monrovia, Liberia. Cell:0777425285. Improve This Listing. Categories: Communication, Newspaper Tags: international, Liberian, news, newspaper. Share this Listing. ... There are no reviews yet. Be the first to review "Frontpage Africa" Cancel reply. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Your rating * ...Monrovia - Cllr. Frank Musah Dean, Jr., the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, has vehemently opposed any interference by the Supreme Court in the legislative proceedings surrounding his own nomination as the Presidential Nominee for the Office of Associate Justice. By Lennart Dodoo, [email protected] The Unity Party's challenge to Dean's nomination has ignited a Many car owners prefer to do their own maintenance. WhethLiberia: FrontPageAfrica's Investigation UncoveFrontPage Africa is a Liberian daily newspape Liberia: The Zwedru Fallout – As Government Commissions Probe, Clergy Alarms Over Growing Atmosphere of Violence. By Rodney Sieh August 3, 2020 …Monrovia – President Joseph Boakai has accepted with immediate effect the resignation of the recently confirmed Minister of National Defense, Prince C. Johnson. In a statement issued in Monrovia Monday, the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Liberia, said he has received and accepted a letter of resignation from … CAPITOL HILL, Monrovia - The House of Representatives has This visit to Liberia is part of the organization's pre-election engagement activities, which involve deploying a delegation led by the Chairman of the West African Elders Forum, H.E. Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCFR, GCON, to undertake a Pre-Election Mediation Mission for the 2023 Presidential Elections in Liberia. The West African Elders ...Members of the Diplomatic Corps, including the United Nations Family in Liberia, on Thursday, January 18, 2024 joined volunteers of the Joseph Nyuma Boakai (JNB)-Jeremiah Kpan Koung (JKK) Inauguration Volunteers Cleanup Campaign to give Monrovia a facelift ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Joseph Nyuma Boakai … Liberia: Sen. Sherman Fears Being Voted Out Due to Governm[MONROVIA - President George Weah has setup a cThe 1986 Liberian constitution requires a presiden Drug abuse is a growing problem in Liberia. There is no reliable data on user numbers but one study, by the United Nations Population Fund Liberia, found a staggering one in five Liberian youth takes narcotics. The U.N. Office on Drugs and Crime’s 2023 report says Africa is a key transit route for cocaine, heroin and marijuana from South ...Liberia has been benefiting from MCC support since July 2010 when a three-year, US$15 million threshold grant was launched. This program concluded in December 2013. In January 2016, the MCC and Liberia initiated a five-year, US$257 million compact aimed at spurring economic growth and poverty reduction in Liberia.