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AllAfrica.com
Ebola Survivors Network Eases Transition HomeMonrovia — Josephine Karwah held back tears as she recounted being abandoned by
Ebola Survivors Network Eases Transition Home
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Monrovia — Josephine Karwah held back tears as she recounted being abandoned by friends and neighbors. The twenty-nine-year-old had contracted Ebola while taking care of her sick parents. Both of them died. Josephine beat the odds and survived,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
While World Waited, Liberians ActedMonrovia — Ebola hit close to home – hard – as it reached its peak in 2014. Two
While World Waited, Liberians Acted
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Monrovia — Ebola hit close to home – hard – as it reached its peak in 2014. Two members of my church - one a nun and the other a social worker who had been under 21-day quarantine and observation - both died. My cousin Enid, an emergency nurse with... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Morgan County couple may have been dead in home for two weeksMONROVIA, Ind. (May 29, 2016)–An autopsy was performed Sunday on two people fou
Morgan County couple may have been dead in home for two weeks
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 4 hours ago
MONROVIA, Ind. (May 29, 2016)–An autopsy was performed Sunday on two people found dead inside their Briarwood Lake home on Saturday. Morgan County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the 8700 block of Briarwood Lake Court after someone reported... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Two people found dead inside Morgan County homeMONROVIA, Ind. (May28, 2016)–Morgan County Sheriff’s investigators are investig
Two people found dead inside Morgan County home
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
MONROVIA, Ind. (May28, 2016)–Morgan County Sheriff’s investigators are investigating two people dead inside a home near Monrovia, Saturday afternoon. The Sheriff’s department received a call from a family member asking police to check the welfare of... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
2 dead at a house in Morgan CountyMONROVIA, Ind. -- Two people were found dead at a home in Morgan County. Sheri
2 dead at a house in Morgan County
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
MONROVIA, Ind. -- Two people were found dead at a home in Morgan County. Sheriff's Department Capt. Brent Worth says deputies discovered the bodies after receiving a call requesting a welfare check from a family member. The dead were inside a home... Read more
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New Kerala
FEATURE: Speaking with UN peacekeepers in Liberia, South Sudan and Central African Republic - newkerala.com #69368the West African nation. The Ebola epidemic was unprecedented, Dr. Buzmion-Cheo
FEATURE: Speaking with UN peacekeepers in Liberia, South Sudan and Central African Republic - newkerala.com #69368
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
the West African nation. The Ebola epidemic was unprecedented, Dr. Buzmion-Cheong told the UN News Centre from the capital, Monrovia, which is the headquarters for the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL). Initially, the lack of training and supplies, plus... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Life under curfew for American teens: ‘it’s insane, no other country does this’tactic, curfews were promoted during the “tough on crime” era of the 1990s. In
Life under curfew for American teens: ‘it’s insane, no other country does this’
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
tactic, curfews were promoted during the “tough on crime” era of the 1990s. In 1996, President Bill Clinton flew out to Monrovia, California – among the first cities to claim curfew success – to publicly endorse the idea at the local high... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senator Peter Coleman Not Under Probe By Special Task ForceMonrovia — The Special Presidential Task Force set up to probe the Global Witne
Senator Peter Coleman Not Under Probe By Special Task Force
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Monrovia — The Special Presidential Task Force set up to probe the Global Witness corruption report implicating current and former officials of government says contrary to speculations, Sen. Peter Coleman is not undergoing any probe that it is... Read more
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Under Indicted Speaker's Gavel - Liberia's House Mandates Bribery ProbeMonrovia — With an indictment drawn against some individuals named in a recent
Under Indicted Speaker's Gavel - Liberia's House Mandates Bribery Probe
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Monrovia — With an indictment drawn against some individuals named in a recent report released by international watchdog Global Witness including Speaker Alex Tyler and court proceedings expected to continue the House of Representatives at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Optics of Politics - Resurgence of an Age-Old Rivalry?and nepotism that have engulfed the nation. A team of Daily Observer reporters
The Optics of Politics - Resurgence of an Age-Old Rivalry?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and nepotism that have engulfed the nation. A team of Daily Observer reporters went out to interview Liberiansin Monrovia and its environs on the fuss between President Sirleaf and Cllr. Varney Sherman. The Chairman of the Northern... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sendolo Summoned Over D. Twe ErosionTwe High School was built in the 1970s during the regime of President William R
Sendolo Summoned Over D. Twe Erosion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Twe High School was built in the 1970s during the regime of President William R. Tolbert and named in honor of legendary Kru politician, D. Twe. The school is one of the public schools being run by the Monrovia Consolidated School Syste... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Optimistic Sherman - Lawyer Promises Supporters a Win in CourtMonrovia — Criminal Court "C" on Wednesday was a scene of drama as hundreds of
Optimistic Sherman - Lawyer Promises Supporters a Win in Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — Criminal Court "C" on Wednesday was a scene of drama as hundreds of onlookers and supporters gathered to watch the start of a landmark trial of House Speaker Alex Tyler and Grand Cape Mount County Senator, Varney Sherman. "Don't threaten... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberian University Students That Storm Capitol Accused of VandalismMonrovia — Several students of the University of Liberia were arrested on Thurs
Liberian University Students That Storm Capitol Accused of Vandalism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — Several students of the University of Liberia were arrested on Thursday by officers of the Liberian National Police during protest action on the grounds of the Capitol Building which led to the destruction of the main door into the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Formally Dissolves Liberia's Sanctions Committee and Panel of ExpertsMonrovia — The Charge d'Affaires, a. i. of the Permanent Mission of Liberia to
UN Formally Dissolves Liberia's Sanctions Committee and Panel of Experts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — The Charge d'Affaires, a. i. of the Permanent Mission of Liberia to the United Nations has commended the United Nations Security Council for lifting the remaining sanctions and an arms embargo imposed on Liberia during the civil... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mills Jones Accepts Petition to Contest Liberian PresidencyMonrovia — Former Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia, Dr. Mills J. Jones,
Mills Jones Accepts Petition to Contest Liberian Presidency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — Former Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia, Dr. Mills J. Jones, has accepted a petition from some citizens to contest the presidency in 2017 and he says job creation will be the watchword of his government, promising to lead a... Read more
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Sherman Debacle and Implications for Unity Party's 3rd Term QuestMonrovia — The ruling Unity Party is facing what could be described as one of t
Sherman Debacle and Implications for Unity Party's 3rd Term Quest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — The ruling Unity Party is facing what could be described as one of the most troubling moments in the recent political history of the country that could have huge ramifications for the party during the ensuing 2017 general and Presidential... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Indictments Ahead in Liberia's Bribery SagaMonrovia — House Speaker, J. Alex Tyler and Senator Varney Sherman, two senior
More Indictments Ahead in Liberia's Bribery Saga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — House Speaker, J. Alex Tyler and Senator Varney Sherman, two senior members of the 53rd Legislature, were on Wednesday arrested and taken to the Criminal Court "C" at the Temple of Justice by court officers where they were charged with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia Marks International Day of UN Peacekeepers at Mission Headquarters as Government Prepares to Assume Full Responsibility for Security on 30 Junefor SecAt a commemoration of the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepe
Liberia Marks International Day of UN Peacekeepers at Mission Headquarters as Government Prepares to Assume Full Responsibility for Security on 30 June
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
for SecAt a commemoration of the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers held today at UNMIL headquarters in Monrovia, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) and Coordinator of UN Operations in Liberia, Farid... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Doctors Without Borders president's battle for safety of war zone hospitalswas awfully upsetting.” With MSF already taxed to its limits and staff warning
Doctors Without Borders president's battle for safety of war zone hospitals
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
was awfully upsetting.” With MSF already taxed to its limits and staff warning her not to overpromise, Dr. Liu went to Monrovia, the capital, to meet Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. “I remember President Johnson Sirleaf talking to me... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Works Min. Gyude Moore Citedthen became a center for debate with some lawmakers accusing the Public Ministr
Public Works Min. Gyude Moore Cited
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
then became a center for debate with some lawmakers accusing the Public Ministry of concentrating on repairing roads in Monrovia while paying less attention to the hinterland. The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Public Works, Margibi County... Read more
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DW
Liberia: women in fashion help women in need |civil war in Liberia 04.02.2016 Isaac Peters spent part of his childhood witho
Liberia: women in fashion help women in need |
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civil war in Liberia 04.02.2016 Isaac Peters spent part of his childhood without a home, displaced by the civil war in his country. Today, his mission is to provide free access to education to young kids living on the streets in the capital Monrov... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Monrovia's Drainage System a Sanitation NightmareLiberians and foreign residents from all walks of life have described the condi
Monrovia's Drainage System a Sanitation Nightmare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Liberians and foreign residents from all walks of life have described the condition of Monrovia's open drainages as unhealthy and a sanitation nightmare. The golden promise made by Public Works Minister William Gyude Moore some time ago that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Four FIU Regulations to Apply to Curtail Money Laundering'of FIU, made the disclosure on Tuesday during the regular press briefing at the
'Four FIU Regulations to Apply to Curtail Money Laundering'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of FIU, made the disclosure on Tuesday during the regular press briefing at the Ministry of Information on Capitol Hill, Monrovia. Financial Intelligence Unit-Liberia (FIU) is a member of the Inter-Governmental Action Group against Money... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Man, 21, Stabbed to Death On Perry StreetResidents of Perry Street in Monrovia early last Sunday morning woke up to the
Man, 21, Stabbed to Death On Perry Street
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Residents of Perry Street in Monrovia early last Sunday morning woke up to the news of the death of Boimah Fanbulleh (not related to Rep. Henry Fahnbulleh) who was stabbed to death by a young man said to be his friend. Speaking to Daily Observer,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Troubling Signs for TUoutgoing president Dr. Elizabeth Davis-Russell, is not a native of Maryland Cou
Troubling Signs for TU
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
outgoing president Dr. Elizabeth Davis-Russell, is not a native of Maryland County. Speaking at a press conference in Monrovia on Tuesday, Robert F. Neal, II, Assistant Professor of Finance at the TU's College of Management and Administration,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LYAB Leaders Urged to Be Selfless, CommittedK Cassell encouraged the leaders to work hard to realize their objectives. The
LYAB Leaders Urged to Be Selfless, Committed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
K Cassell encouraged the leaders to work hard to realize their objectives. The induction ceremony was held recently at the Monrovia Christian Followership on 9th Street in Sinkor. Cassell said each of the elected members must care about everyone... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zubin's Debuts At Cannes - 'The Last Face'and is an avid follower and proponent of African culture and its impact on new
Zubin's Debuts At Cannes - 'The Last Face'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and is an avid follower and proponent of African culture and its impact on new media. A self-proclaimed bon vivant, born in Monrovia, Liberia and currently living in Monrovia, Liberia, not far from the beach, Zubin has lived in the US, Spain, Cote... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tyler, Sherman, Others Face Criminal ProsecutionMay 29. Besides Senator Sherman, E.C.B. Jones and Onanuga were both arrested a
Tyler, Sherman, Others Face Criminal Prosecution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
May 29. Besides Senator Sherman, E.C.B. Jones and Onanuga were both arrested at about 5:45 a.m., at separate locations in Monrovia, where they were served with similar indictments, before agreeing to be escorted by court officers to the Temple of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Disappearing Coastline - Time to Save Liberia's Shorelinetrees or environmental advocacy and outreach activities, we playing our part wi
Disappearing Coastline - Time to Save Liberia's Shoreline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
trees or environmental advocacy and outreach activities, we playing our part with tremendous support from the U.S. Embassy Monrovia to help make our planet greener, our water safer and our air cleaner. However, our incredible grassroots efforts are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Madam Sirleaf Should Not Evict West Pointers Like Animalsthat the Government of Liberia has reached a decision through the National Hous
Madam Sirleaf Should Not Evict West Pointers Like Animals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
that the Government of Liberia has reached a decision through the National Housing Authority to build homes outside of Monrovia, Brewerville to be exact for the people of Wet Point to be relocated. As a young man who is concern about the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mayfair artist Eugene Perry: Sculpting a life from Liberia to Allentownartists. But painters, printmakers and sculptors also have come from far and wi
Mayfair artist Eugene Perry: Sculpting a life from Liberia to Allentown
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
artists. But painters, printmakers and sculptors also have come from far and wide. Sculptor Eugene Perry was born in Monrovia, Liberia, but came to the U.S. in 1986 when he was 10, following his father, who came to get an education and then... Read more
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Al.com
Huntsville council to vote on redeveloper of struggling Madison Square Mall siteidentifies four priority zones, the first of which is the Madison Square Mall s
Huntsville council to vote on redeveloper of struggling Madison Square Mall site
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
identifies four priority zones, the first of which is the Madison Square Mall site. The area at University Drive and Old Monrovia Road has been in decline as businesses desert the mall, property values drop and crime goes up. The city is working... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Baseball Quarterfinal Preview: Monrovia, Bishop Amat, South Hills among several hoping to advanceThe luxury of having two aces has the Monrovia High School baseball team in goo
Baseball Quarterfinal Preview: Monrovia, Bishop Amat, South Hills among several hoping to advance
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
The luxury of having two aces has the Monrovia High School baseball team in good position to continue its quest to win the CIF Southern Section Division 5 championship. The Wildcats will have rested No. 1 starter Isaiah Ramos on the mound Friday... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Aiming for NovemberGlendale, La Cañada Flintridge, Atwater Village, La Crescenta, Montrose, South
Aiming for November
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Glendale, La Cañada Flintridge, Atwater Village, La Crescenta, Montrose, South Pasadena, San Marino, Sierra Madre, Monrovia, Duarte, Glendora, San Dimas, La Verne, Claremont, San Antonio Heights and most of Burbank. Portantino served six... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Third Time Aroundelected to Congress in 2009. The district includes Pasadena, Altadena, Alhambra
Third Time Around
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
elected to Congress in 2009. The district includes Pasadena, Altadena, Alhambra, Arcadia, Bradbury, Claremont, Glendora, Monrovia, Monterey Park, Rosemead, San Antonio Heights, San Gabriel, San Marino, Sierra Madre, South Pasadena, San Gabriel,... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Baseball Quarterfinal Preview: Monrovia, Bishop Amat, South Hills among several hoping to advanceThe luxury of having two aces has the Monrovia High School baseball team in goo
Baseball Quarterfinal Preview: Monrovia, Bishop Amat, South Hills among several hoping to advance
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
The luxury of having two aces has the Monrovia High School baseball team in good position to continue its quest to win the CIF Southern Section Division 5 championship. The Wildcats will have rested No. 1 starter Isaiah Ramos on the mound Friday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dangerous Path in Monrovia - Flood Disaster Put Pipeline Community At RiskMonrovia — Flood disaster has caused serious impediment for residents in the Mo
Dangerous Path in Monrovia - Flood Disaster Put Pipeline Community At Risk
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Monrovia — Flood disaster has caused serious impediment for residents in the Montserrado County densely populated Community of Pipeline stalling the movement of vehicles and inhabitants living along that route. This week, residents woke up to yet... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In the Midst of Criticism, a Look At the LMA Success Storythat was due to perform at the second edition of awards was denied visas by the
In the Midst of Criticism, a Look At the LMA Success Story
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
that was due to perform at the second edition of awards was denied visas by the Consular Section of the US Embassy in Monrovia, the LMA was still able to send out invitation again this year to some artists. The only hold up is that these... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia's Rented Crowd Syndrome - Cashing in On Protests Becoming NormMonrovia — Hell broke loose Wednesday when a group of young people nearly tore
Liberia's Rented Crowd Syndrome - Cashing in On Protests Becoming Norm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Monrovia — Hell broke loose Wednesday when a group of young people nearly tore apart the joint chambers of the legislature a place considered sacred use by them to distribute their US$300. Bulk of them were group of young men and women who gathered... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cllr. Moses Paegar Prevented From Intervening Prior to Sherman's ArrestMonrovia — As early as 5:am Wednesday, officers of the Police Support Unit bega
Cllr. Moses Paegar Prevented From Intervening Prior to Sherman's Arrest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Monrovia — As early as 5:am Wednesday, officers of the Police Support Unit began camping outside the Congo Town home of Cllr. Varney Sherman, Chairman of the Unity Party. Two days earlier, the drama at Cllr. Sherman's house took a surprising turn... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Criminal Lawyer Jason Doe Solves - the Case of the Complicated Defendantthat his child from another relationship, said to be his most adorable, stands
Criminal Lawyer Jason Doe Solves - the Case of the Complicated Defendant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
that his child from another relationship, said to be his most adorable, stands to inherit from him huge properties in Monrovia. Prosecutor Robert Duo grinned. Turning to the defense table, he said: "Your witness," and ambled his way to his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wings Clippedright of every person under the law," he said. He ruled out the possibility of
Wings Clipped
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
right of every person under the law," he said. He ruled out the possibility of his Chairman being taken to the Monrovia Central prison, saying "I hope the judge will not be tempered with as I am hearing from unreliable sources." But... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Democracy On Trial' - Interpretations Lost in Translation - Glimpse of 'Iron Lady' ResurfacesHouse Speaker Alex Tyler being lead to the court. Monrovia — Depending on who
'Democracy On Trial' - Interpretations Lost in Translation - Glimpse of 'Iron Lady' Resurfaces
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
House Speaker Alex Tyler being lead to the court. Monrovia — Depending on who you spoke with Wednesday, Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf is either the most calculated politician in Liberia's history or a politically-shrewd vindictive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Can UP Survive Its Embattled Chairman - and Ellen's Aloofness?attempted to enforce a court order to search the home. Worse yet, early Wednes
Can UP Survive Its Embattled Chairman - and Ellen's Aloofness?
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attempted to enforce a court order to search the home. Worse yet, early Wednesday morning the news spread throughout Monrovia and around the country that Senator Sherman had been arrested. On Monday morning a stream of angry and tough... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Criminal Conspiracy' - Tyler, Sherman, Others Indicted for BriberyHouse Speaker Alex Tyler being lead to the court. Monrovia — Following weeks o
'Criminal Conspiracy' - Tyler, Sherman, Others Indicted for Bribery
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House Speaker Alex Tyler being lead to the court. Monrovia — Following weeks of legal wrangling between some accused in the Global Witness Report and the Special Presidential Task Force set up to probe the report, the Government of Liberia on... Read more
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iol.co.za
London miner charged with briberyMonrovia - A grand jury in Liberia on Wednesday indicted government officials,
London miner charged with bribery
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Monrovia - A grand jury in Liberia on Wednesday indicted government officials, including the speaker of parliament and the head of the ruling party, along with London AIM-listed Sable Mining on charges including bribery. President Ellen Johnson... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amabhungane - Liberia, America's Outpost of Financial Secrecyregistry that has created tens of thousands of anonymous companies and register
Amabhungane - Liberia, America's Outpost of Financial Secrecy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
registry that has created tens of thousands of anonymous companies and registered them to a non-existent address in Monrovia, Liberia's capital city. Although these companies are technically a creation of Liberian law, management of the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
amaBhungane: Liberia, America’s outpost of financial secrecyregistry that has created tens of thousands of anonymous companies and register
amaBhungane: Liberia, America’s outpost of financial secrecy
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
registry that has created tens of thousands of anonymous companies and registered them to a non-existent address in Monrovia, Liberia's capital city. Although these companies are technically a creation of Liberian law, management of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia's Redemption Struggle - the Progressives Are Not to BlameTown, West Point, Buzzy Quarters, New Kru town, Vai Town, Smell no Taste; neith
Liberia's Redemption Struggle - the Progressives Are Not to Blame
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Town, West Point, Buzzy Quarters, New Kru town, Vai Town, Smell no Taste; neither were they in the ghettoes and slums in Monrovia. The progressives only explained and interpreted to the world what the people felt but could not say, they did what... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Central Bank of Liberia Governor Petitioned to Run for PresidentMonrovia - The United Liberians Concerned About Liberia's Future (ULCAF) have a
Former Central Bank of Liberia Governor Petitioned to Run for President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Monrovia - The United Liberians Concerned About Liberia's Future (ULCAF) have asked Dr. Joseph Mills Jones, former Executive Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) to run for President in the 2017 Presidential and legislative... Read more
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