Calls to establish a war and economic crimes court in Liberia continue to gain momentum, despite a warning from the Liberian Senate to President George Weah to avoid “reopening old wounds.”
The Senate has commenced hearings into the Central Bank’s request to print new banknotes to replace the current family of banknotes in circulation.
Margibi Senator Emmanuel Nuquay has committed L$4,226,843 (US$25,865) to scholarships to students in the county for the 2020/2021 school year, according to his office.
Ndubusi Nwabudike, the Nigerian national who chaired the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission, is finally leaving his LACC position following mounting pressure for him to be removed over unproven naturalization record.
Margibi Senator Emmanuel Nuquay has broken grounds for two landmark projects in the county’s first electoral district.
Former House of Representatives speaker Emmanuel Nuquay has been elected senator in Margibi after obtaining more than half of the total valid votes cast by over 58,000 eligible voters in the county.
U.S. President Donald J. Trump’s administration has announced it is requiring visa applicants from Liberia and other countries of high overstay rate to pay up to US$15,000 as a bond fee.
The former United States ambassador to Liberia, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, has been named as U.S. President-elect Joseph Biden’s nominee for ambassador to the United Nations.