The Press Union of Liberia has rejected a new set of press passes printed by the government for journalists across the country to use to move around freely during the COVID-19 state of emergency.
In the latest development in the testy Press Union of Liberia elections, aggrieved members of the group have withdrawn a complaint filed before the Civil Law Court, paving the way for a final resolution of the crisis surrounding the unionâ€™s elections.
The Civil Law Court of Monrovia on Saturday placed a preliminary injunction on the leadership election of the Press Union of Liberia.
Facia Harris, the lone female presidential candidate in the Press Union of Liberiaâ€™s election who was disqualified by the elections committee, has vowed to ensure that her rights are respected.
As the Press Union of Liberia prepares for its congress in November, the election committee has qualified nine candidates to contest for the unionâ€™s leadership.
The Bush Chicken has maintained its prominence as a quality news outlet in Liberia, with its reporters winning three excellence awards from the Press Union of Liberia.
The president of the Press Union of Liberia, Charles B. Coffey has addressed the ongoing 30th congress of the International Federations of Journalists, with a focus on highlighting the progress and challenges faced by the Liberian media.
The Press Union of Liberia or PUL has lauded President George Weah for signing into law, the Kamara Abdullah Kamara Act of Press Freedom.