In his quest to build a united opposition bloc ahead of the 2017 General and Presidential Elections, Liberty Party (LP) political leader Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine has reportedly thrown his bait for newly formed People’s Unification Party, the PUP.
China’s Foreign Minister, Wang Yi, says whether a certain government is corrupt or not, “it’s not to be judged by outsiders – but only by the people.”
Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara Konneh, says the U.S. Government is “attempting” to show its “footprint” here in response to request from the Government of Liberia.
Police investigators in Monrovia say they have “reason” to believe that 146 cartoons of pharmaceutical drugs “were stolen through organized means by some workers (staff) member of the Ministry of Health and NDS,” [the National Drugs Service].
Liberia’s Anti-Corruption Commission(LACC) is demanding prosecuting powers to effectively execute its mandate.
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has announced that it has resumed interactions with the True Whig Party.
Reports gathered by this paper suggest that directors and other senior managers at the National Elections Commission are very disenchanted with the way and manner gasoline is distributed among them.
It appears that the confirmation of the newly appointed Minister of Health and Social Welfare is far from reach with senators in bitter argument and some calling for reconsideration.
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has reacted sharply to the United States’ 2014 human rights report against Liberia, noting that the report is based on “local media reports.”
Bong County Senator Jewel Howard Taylor, who heads the former ruling National Patriotic Party of imprisoned ex-president Charles Taylor, has warned authorities here that removing bodies from the Palm Grove Cemetery in Monrovia will be a “real crisis for our country.”