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Liberia Revenue Authority Investigates Logging Companies for US$25 million in Unpaid Taxes

The Liberia Revenue Authority says it is investigating a Global Witness’ report that logging companies in the country owe US$$25 million in unpaid taxes.

Presidential Taskforce Issues Search Warrant for Varney Sherman’s Home and Office

The presidential taskforce appointed by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to investigate former and current government officials implicated in the recent Global Witness Report has obtained two search warrants for Sen. Varney Sherman’s home and his law firm, Sherman and Sherman.

Varney Sherman, Alex Tyler, and Other Government Officials Implicated in Global Witness Report

Global Witness, a corruption watchdog that focuses on issues related to natural resource exploitation, has released a report implicating several Liberian government officials in a corruption scandal involving the publicly traded British firm Sable Mining.

Although Gas Prices Lowered, Transport Fares Remain the Same

The Liberian government, through the Liberia Petroleum Refinery Corporation and Ministry of Commerce, has dropped the prices of gasoline and fuel oil on the local market by US$0.10.