Press Release (June 30, 2020 – Monrovia, Liberia): The President of Liberia, H.E. Dr. George Manneh Weah has dismissed with immediate effect Deputy Commerce Minister, Jemima Wolokollie. President Weah’s decision follows a string of actions incompatible with Deputy Minister Wolokollie’s status as a senior government official. Deputy Minister Wolokolie was earlier suspended by the President
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For some time now, there has been a controversy over the integrity, ‘Liberianess’, age, and ‘EverythingNwanbudike’!!! This is a man who was appointed by the Liberian President to serve as the Chairman of the National Elections Commission. He was to be transferred from the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (a post he still occupies) to the NEC.
Few days after Vandalark Patricks called for the rejection of the Collaborating Political Parties, the CPP has back-pedalled on their recently signed framework document. After making a huge spectacle out of what was supposed to be a ‘signing ceremony’ of the document to propel the CPP into 2023, to take over the governing of the
Press Release Pres. Weah Extends Restrictions By Two Weeks…Moves “Stay Home” to 6PM The Government of Liberia has announced an additional two-week extension of restrictions intended to halt the spread of COVID-19 in the country. During the ensuing period, the public is now required to be indoors at 6pm, instead of the previous 3pm. President
For Immediate Release Monrovia, May 14, 2020: Justice Minister Frank Musah Dean Jr. has ordered the release of opposition politician Menikpakei Dumoe. Dumoe was arrested on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 after a search of his home – which was sanctioned by the courts – for making comments deemed threatening to national security. Earlier this week,
Press Release: Special StatementonWorld Press Freedom Day, May 3, 2020 Ministry of Information Cultural Affairs and Tourism The Government of Liberia reiterates its commitment to a free and independent press on yet another commemoration of World Press Freedom Day. Although this year’s celebration comes at a difficult time for the country and the rest of
Press Release In the wake of the approaching expiration of the measures announced by President George M. Weah on April 8, 2020 to contain the spread of the Coronavirus disease, the Liberian Leader is renewing the order by additional two weeks with some enhancements, including the COMPULSORY wearing of face masks by everyone in public.
President Weah appoints Davidetta Browne Lansanah as acting chairman of NEC as he commissions five confirmed commissioners
Press Release The President of the Republic, H.E. Dr. George Manneh Weah, has appointed and commissioned five commissioners of the National Election Commission (NEC). Those commissioned today, April 9, 2020 were Davidetta Browne Lansanah (co-chair), Cllr. Ernestine Morgan-Awar (member), and Floyd Sayor (member). Others are Barsee Kpankpa (member) and Josephine Kou Gaye (member). The commissioners
The President of the Republic of Liberia, His Excellency George Manneh Weah, will address the nation on the status of the country’s fight against the Coronavirus disease on Wednesday, April 8 at 12noon. His remarks, which will be carried live on ELBC 99.9FM and the social media pages of LNTV and the Executive Mansion, are
For immediate release Complete Trash—Foreign Ministry terms Facebook post on Minister’s resignation The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has strongly denounced a trending Facebook publication that Foreign Minister Gbehzohngar Milton Findley has resigned his post. In a strongly-worded statement, the Ministry condemns in the strongest possible terms what it labeled as a complete trash being spewed