LIBERIA | LIBERIA

03-Apr-2019 to 11:43

Liberia to destroy $619m narcotic drugs

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The office of the Chief Prosecutor at the Justice Ministry in collaboration with the Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency (LDEA) is this Thursday expected to publicly burn one of the highest quantities of narcotic drugs to be confiscated in recent years in Liberia.

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01-Apr-2019 to 13:32

Liberia’s Bar Association calls for setting up of war, economic crimes court

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The umbrella organization for Lawyers, the Liberian National Bar Association (LNBA) has endorsed the full implementation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Report and the establishment of a war and economic crimes court in the country.

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01-Apr-2019 to 13:00

ECOWAS envoys show confidence of strengths

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Ambassadors and High Commissioners accredited to ECOWAS in Abuja, the Federal Republic of Nigeria, have expressed confidence that their statutory roles in the affairs of the sub-regional body will be strengthened.

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01-Apr-2019 to 12:41

Liberia: UAE to construct 100-beds hospital

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has promised to construct a 100 bedroom hospital in Gbarpolu County as one of its contributions to the Liberian government.

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29-Mar-2019 to 14:26

Liberia gets $50m World Bank aid to finance education projects

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank has committed to providing additional financing in the amount of US$50 million to address challenges in Liberia’s education sector, according to Finance and Development Planning Minister, Samuel Tweah.

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28-Mar-2019 to 15:06

Ecowas avows ambition to tackle youth challenges

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The ECOWAS Commission has re-affirmed its commitment to sustaining and strengthening its resolve to addressing the ever-changing youth related challenges in the West African region.

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28-Mar-2019 to 12:34

Liberians in U.S fear deportation

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — United States President Donald Trump has announced that he will not extend the Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) status for Liberians which expires on March 31st.

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