The Eighth Judicial Circuit Court has sentenced a 29-year-old man to 30 years in prison without the possibility of early parole for murdering a Nigerian.
The Eighth Judicial Circuit Court in Sanniquellie has sentenced a 55-year-old man to three years’ imprisonment for running over and killing another man with his vehicle in Ganta.
A commercial motorcyclist has been murdered and his corpse discovered in a bush along the Sanniquellie-Ganta Highway.
After several months of investigation on a missing US$200,000 intended for the Liberia Football Association from the Confederation of African Football, the LFA has announced that investigations have been concluded and the money will be repaid by CAF.
Several family members of a five-year-old alleged rape survivor in Paynesville are being held by the police pending the results of medical examination from the Hope for Women medical facility that could determine whether their child was raped.
The trial of the suspects in the murder of German national Juergen Schedemamn has been postponed until the August term of court after the court allowed the public defender’s request for a jury trial.
Judge Yamie Gbeisay of Criminal Court C is threatening to dismiss charges against the former Central Bank of Liberia governor, Milton Weeks, after prosecutors asked for a second delay in the trial.
Built in remote places with no presence of county authorities and law enforcement officers and plagued by crimes, including prostitution, and illegal drug smuggling, many artisanal mines in River Cess run quasi governments to maintain law and order.