LIBERIA | LIBERIA

11-Mar-2019 to 19:44

Liberia gets $50m EBID fund to finance road infrastructure

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — In a bid to assist the Liberian government’s effort to connect all county capitals by paved roads, the ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) has approved a US$50 million for construction of the road in Grand Kru County.

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08-Mar-2019 to 16:05

UN pledges support for Liberia gender scheme

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Resident Coordinator of the United Nations (UN), Yacoub El- Hillo, has pledged the organization’s support for the implementation of the Gender Responsive Planning and Budgeting (GRPB) in Liberia.

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05-Mar-2019 to 19:57

Liberia indicts Central Bank governor over L$15.5bn corruption

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian court has on Tuesday indicted the Central Bank Governor and dozens of top officials of the Bank over corruption involving L$15.5 billion.

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04-Mar-2019 to 18:00

Monrovia court jails ex-bank governor, others

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Monrovia City Court Magistrate Kennedy Peabody has ordered the immediate incarceration of former Central Bank Governor Milton Weeks, his deputy Charles Sirleaf, and Dorbor Hogba, the Director of Banking.

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01-Mar-2019 to 16:21

Liberia: Wanted ex-bank governor turns himself in

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Former Central Bank of Liberia Governor Milton Weeks who was wanted by the police over missing banknotes Friday turned himself in to investigators in Monrovia.

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01-Mar-2019 to 12:53

Liberia: Ex-president Sirleaf's son, colleague detained

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Two Central Bank of Liberia officials, including the son of former president Ellen Johnson and the Director of Banking, Dorbor Hagba, have been arrested and detained hours after the release of the report on the missing L$16 billion, police spokesman Moses Carter has confirmed.

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28-Feb-2019 to 16:11

Nigerian defense college delegation arrives in Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — A visiting team from the Nigerian National Defense College has arrived in the Country on a one week study tour to get firsthand information on lessons learned from the Liberian Civil War that could be used for future crises prevention in West Africa.

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