LIBERIA | LIBERIA

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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28-Feb-2019 to 11:11

Liberia’s president woos Israeli investors

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President Dr. George Manneh Weah has been making frantic efforts in the State of Israel to market Liberia’s rich and diverse investment climate and attract well-meaning investors to his country.

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28-Feb-2019 to 10:49

Liberia’s gold mine disaster rescue effort stall due to lack of logistics

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Efforts to recover the remains of over 35 artisanal miners in Gbonepea, Nimba County is said to have come to a standstill due to lack of logistics and support needed by rescue workers.

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27-Feb-2019 to 21:17

EPA underscores fight against climate change in Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Nathaniel Blama, has stressed the need to prioritize the fight against climate change in Liberia.

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