CJL Holds Human Rights Conference on Liberia in Minnesota
The Coalition for Justice in Liberia (CJL), a U.S.-based human rights advocacy organization, in collaboration with other international human rights groups, will hold a series of conferences and trainings during the months of March and April, to highlight the state of human rights in Liberia...
Asphalt Liberia Corp. Rebuts ‘Exposing a Diplomatic Scam’ Story in New Democrat
This press release is prompted by an article in the March 20th, 2013 Edition of New Democrat captioned, “Diplomatic Scam Exposed”...
Minnesota Oldtimers President Patrick Chea Dies After Cancer Battle
By: Thomas Johnson Patrick Chea, the president of Minnesota Oldtimers Association, also called ABLAWOE, died Sunday March 31, at the North Memorial Hospital in Robbindsdale, Minn...
2013 National Health Rankings Highlight Minnesota Counties
Minnesota's counties are included in a report ranking the health of every county in each of the 50 states. This is the fourth year of County Health Rankings...
Monrovia: A City Far Below A State’s Capital (Guest Commentary)
By: Tamba D. Aghailas Liberia’s capital city, Monrovia was named after United States of America’s fifth President, James Monroe. Monrovia was envisioned by the settlers during the 1800s upon the onset of their arrival in their new found nation, Liberia...
Liberians Petition Former PUL President to Contest 2017 Presidential Election
By: Moses D. Sandy A group of Liberians has implored the former President of the Press Union of Liberia (PUL), J. Siaka Konneh, to contest in the 2017 general and presidential elections in Liberia...
Grand Gedeh Diaspora Leadership Appoints Putu Iron Ore Review Team
The national leadership of the Grand Gedeh Association in the Americas has constituted a committee to consult with the Government of Liberia, the management of the Putu Iron Ore Mining Company (PIOM)..
Liberian Diplomat Williams Calls for US Support to Shore up Liberia’s Educational System
The Minister Counselor for Press and Public Affairs at the Embassy of Liberia in Washington, D.C., Hon. Gabriel I.H. Williams, has appealed for increased assistance from the United States for the development of Liberia’s educational system...
The Sande Bush: Advocate for Amendment, not Abolition
By: James Kokulo Fasuekoi Brother Siboe Doe was right in his thinking and I certainly agree with him when in one of his posts somewhere on the OLM listserv visited by thousands of Liberians and foreigners...
“Corruption is Liberia’s Public Enemy No. 1” – John Morlu: Some Comments (Guest Commentary)
By: By Bai M. Gbala, Sr. On October 13, 2012, Mr. John S. Morlu, II, former Auditor-General of Liberia, delivered the keynote address at the inauguration of officers of a Liberian, political party, the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC), USA Branch, on the theme, “Institutional Reform through Reconciliation”....