Sunday, September 22, 2019

George Weah declares public universities in Liberia tuition-free after fee-hike protest

Liberia’s president George Weah has declared the University of Liberia and all public universities tuition-free for undergraduate students in the country. He made the announcement...

Taylor’s ex-wife denies torture charges

The ex-wife of former Liberian President Charles Taylor has denied torture charges in a court in London, the Press Association reports. Agnes Taylor, 52, was...

Liberia bans foreign travel for 23 people over missing cash

A court in Liberia has banned 23 more people from travelling abroad following the disappearance of more than $100m (£76m) worth of freshly printed...

Liberians protest over missing millions

Hundreds have joined protests in Liberia's capital, Monrovia, in anger at the disappearance of more than $100m-worth (£76m) of newly printed bank notes intended...

Police protect Liberian reporter behind missing cash story

The Liberian journalist who broke the news about the millions-of-dollars worth of newly printed banknotes going missing has had to get police protection after...

Liberia ex-central bank chief denies $60m vanished

Liberia's former central bank governor Milton Weeks says he is fully co-operating with the police as they investigate allegations that at least one container-load...

Liberia ‘vanishing’ cash: Travel ban imposed

Liberia's government has banned 15 people, including the son of former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, from leaving the country while it investigates the alleged...

President George Weah honours Arsène Wenger

Liberia's President George Weah has decorated former Arsenal football club manager Arsène Wenger with the country's highest honour at a ceremony in the capital,...

Wenger gets hero’s welcome in Liberia

Arsenal's former manager Arsène Wenger has arrived in Liberia ahead of an award ceremony on Friday when he is due to receive the country's...

Wenger award ‘controversial in Liberia’

The news that Liberian President George Weah is to award his former football coach, Arsène Wenger, with the country's highest honour has generated some controversy in...

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“Mnangagwa Offering Chamisa Vice President Job”

By Blessing Simpson Madzima| Replying to the suggestion that our President Advocate Nelson Chamisa should replace General Chiwenga as Vice President. The arrangement of ED...

BREAKING NEWS: Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi dies at 92

Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, the North African country’s first democratically elected leader, has died. He was 92. An official in the president’s office told...

Insecurity: Stop grandstanding, act on Obasanjo’s letter, Frank fires Buhari

…Says ex-President’s letter shows patriotism A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has described...