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Lone Star Captain Sam Johnson Joins Fight Against Coronavirus

Lone Star Captain Sam Johnson Joins Fight Against Coronavirus

The captain of Liberia’s senior national team may be stuck in the U.S. due to the pandemic, but Sam Johnson hasn’t forgotten about Liberia. Through his non-profit, he has made several donations to communities, health workers, and the Women in Peace Building Network.

President Weah Assures Liberian Women He Will Take Action to End Violence Against them

After a protest aimed at demanding that the administration take more robust action to end the waves of violence against women, President George Weah has assured the women of Liberia that he will consider their request.

Anxiety Increases in Liberia Amid Fears That June 7 Protest Could Turn Violent

Given the country’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.

WIPNET Disappointed over Sirleaf’s Snub of FGM in State of the Nation

The Policy Coordinator of the Women in Peace Building Network, Tambah Johnson, has expressed disappointment over the failure of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to include the eradication of female genital mutilation in Liberia during her State of the Nation address.