Tag Archives: Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission

Transparency International’s Local Affiliate Calls for Specialized Anti-Corruption Court in Liberia

In light of the deteriorating perception of corruption in the public sector, a local affiliate of the international group Transparency International has called upon the Liberian government and its international partners to establish a specialized court to try corruption cases in Liberia.

Some Margibians Say a Ban on Convicted Candidates Could Help in Corruption Fight

Corruption is a major scourge of Liberia’s politics; however, the National Elections Commission, the body charged with approving candidates running for elected office, does not disqualify political aspirants found to have committed corrupt or fraudulent activities.

Anti-Corruption Commission Confirms Requesting CDC Candidate to Restitute Over US$9,000

The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission has confirmed requesting Abu Kamara, the Coalition for Democratic Change candidate in Montserrado’s 15th district by-election, to restitute more than US$9,000 he defrauded the government.