As Liberians prepare to elect a new government for the next six years, millions of United States dollars are been pumped by international partners into the coffers of the National Elections Commission to enable it to adequately conduct the elections in a free fair and transparent manner.
As Liberians prepare for the October 10, 2017 Representatives and Presidential elections, the Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), Daniel Ziankahn, is calling on soldiers of the AFL not to politicize the army stressing that the army is not a political institution.
As campaign activities get heated, Montserrado County District 17 Representative William Varney Dakel has admonished his opponents to remain peaceful and civil in their campaign messages for the betterment of the district.
The Supreme Court of Liberia has cleared Representative Edwin Melvin Snowe to participate in the 2017 electoral process in Bomi County District #1 after several legal battles at various levels of the National Elections Commission’s magistrate and elections dispute hearing offices and at the Board of Commissioners of the NEC.
The Charge d’Affaires and Head of the Liberian Mission in Ghana, newly appointed ambassador of Liberia to Sierra Leone, Madam Musu Ruhle and her entourage paid a courtesy visit to the headquarters of the Liberian Students Association Ghana (LISA-GH) in Buduburam with the intent of taking a pictorial view of their mini-library.
The Vice Standard Bearer of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change, Senator Jewel Howard-Taylor, has disclosed that the CDC is in no way frightened by its former Standard Bearer Cllr. Winston Tubman who pledged support to the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) of Presidential Candidate Alexander Cummings.
Bong County Senator Jewel Howard-Taylor, has described as fake information that she collected US$10,000 from MNG-Gold, a mining company in Bong County, which she allegedly diverted to her personal use.