The Liberian Minister of Defense, Browne J. Samukai Jr., has commended the Chiefs of Defense Staffs (CDS) of the Economic Committee of the West African States (ECOWAS) for hosting the 37th ordinary session in Monrovia, Liberia.
A new study released today shows that students in Bridge-run Partnership Schools for Liberia (PSL) public schools learn twice as fast as their peers in traditional public schools, receiving the equivalent of a full year of additional schooling.
In advance of the October 10, 2017 general elections in Liberia, Japan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), on Thursday signed an exchange of notes to strengthen election security with a fund of USD1.14 million. The project is to support the deployment of police and other civilian security personnel to provide security during the elections.
Few more weeks to the closure of campaign activities in the country, the ruling Unity Party continues to get more momentum from over 700,000 voters in Montserrado, some of whom are pledging support to its representative candidates and Presidential candidate at large.
President Ellen Johnson has announced a 10% reduction in electricity tariff for customers connected to the Liberia Electricity Cooperation (LEC) energy grid. The tariff has been reduced from 39 cents to 35 cents per kilowatt/hour. Since August, 2016, the tariff has seen reduction from 54 cents to 35 cents per Kw/hr.