Liberty Party and Unity Party filed a bill of exception before the National Elections Commission’s board of commissioners on Wednesday, November 22, challenging a recent ruling by the chief dispute hearing officer.
Two executives of the opposition Congress for Democratic Change have disproved allegations that the party’s standard bearer, George Weah, holds an American citizenship.
Liberia’s justice minister and attorney general, Frederick Doe Cherue, says Liberia has long been in charge of maintaining its own peace and security, even before the final drawdown of UNMIL.
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appointed Joshua Robinson as the new Assistant Superintendent for Development in Margibi. Robinson was appointed on May 6, 2016.
The head of the National Children Representative Forum, formerly known as the Liberian Children Parliament, say she is pleased with the resignation of Justice Minister and Liberia’s Attorney General, Benedict Sannoh.
Advocate Vandalark Patricks, who was recently arrested and charged for sedition and criminal libel against President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and later released from Monrovia Central Prison on bail, has been hospitalized at the S.O.S. Medical Center in Congo Town.
The advocacy group, Campaigners for Change, has threatened a mass protest against the government of Liberia on March 11th.
After the release of the autopsy report of Victoria Zayzay contradicted the Liberia National Police’s earlier account of suicide, the Ministry of Justice has announced a second autopsy.