The University of Liberia-based political movement, the Student Unification Party, has called for a re-run of the recent representative by-election in Montserradoâ€™s 15th district.
A lawyer representing 21 incarcerated defendants who were arrested by the Liberian National Police is warning that â€œbig handsâ€ with the Executive Branch are intimidating insurance companies to prevent them from issuing bonds to his clients.Â Â
Given the countryâ€™s history with past protests, especially the infamous Rice Riot of April 14, 1979, there is growing anxiety among citizens that the June 7 event could have a negative outcome.
The Armed Forces of Liberia has found that one of its soldiers, Sieh Collins, failed to uphold the militaryâ€™s regulations after he made a controversial Facebook post.
The administration of the University of Liberia has on Friday, January 11 announced the immediate suspension of all student politics on its campuses.