Eugene Fahngon, Liberia’s deputy information minister for public affairs, has responded to criticism from the Press Union of Liberia about the government’s latest move against a number of media organizations. He said the government will take as much time as necessary to clean up the “messy” system at the Ministry of Information.
President George Weah has met with some media executives and officials of the Press Union of Liberia, amid growing concerns over press freedom in the country.
The president of the Press Union of Liberia, Charles B. Coffey, has said that the Press Union would not accept any efforts to reverse the gains in press freedom over the last 12 years.
The Liberia Agricultural Company Staff Association inducted several officers into its leadership this past weekend.
The Press Union of Liberia has issued a warning against ethical transgressions by media institutions and practitioners during the ongoing elections season.
Unknown men on Wednesday morning attacked the home of OK FM’s manager, Smith Toby, on the Robertsfield Highway at about 3:00 a.m.
The Press Union of Liberia formally observed its 53rd anniversary in Ganta on September 30, 2017 at the Peace Empire Hotel with a much lower than expected turnout.
At least 30 media workers have received certificates after participating in a weeklong website development and management training organized by the World Bank office in Liberia.