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  • ‘Partnership Schools for Liberia,’ Like NOCAL, Is A Grand Scam

    ‘Partnership Schools for Liberia,’ Like NOCAL, Is A Grand Scam

    By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh            During my days as a student in Sinoe County or Monrovia decades ago in the Liberian school system, it is not uncommon to see struggling students go home to the village during school breaks to get supplies such as rice, palm oil or whatever they can get their hands on to […]

  • Book Review: Political Commentary and Reflections on Liberia

    Book Review: Political Commentary and Reflections on Liberia

    By Ralph Geeplay                Liberian political commentators are in abundance in this day and age, but few are writing books that Liberians must read. Telling the history of a troubled nation as it gravitates from one crisis to another is an important national milestone, and that is why Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh, the editor and publisher […]

  • In Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s overreaching presidency, manipulation of investigations and autopsies surrounding mysterious killings is leadership: Really?

    In Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s overreaching presidency, manipulation of investigations and autopsies surrounding mysterious killings is leadership: Really?

    By Tewroh- Wehtoe Sungbeh           If I were to make a movie about the Sirleaf administration (which I really don’t intend to do anytime soon), the themes would center around corruption, political killings, NOCAL, nepotism, lawlessness, underdevelopment, human suffering and incompetence. Key in the lineup would be the current president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, whom perhaps […]

  • Who Killed Harry A. Greaves, Jr.? We Want to Know

    Who Killed Harry A. Greaves, Jr.? We Want to Know

    By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh          On any particular day in Monrovia, Harry A. Greaves Jr., who just died a mysterious death this week, the second mysterious death of a high-profile person on President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s watch, will do what he is notoriously known to do in that lawless country. A wheeler and dealer, the high-power, […]

  • The Ghankay-Infected Candidates In Liberia's 2017 Presidential Race

    The Ghankay-Infected Candidates In Liberia’s 2017 Presidential Race

    By P. Nimely-Sie Tuon                  Benoni Urey, M. Nathaniel Barnes, Charles Brumskine, Jewel Howard, Alex Tyler. The 2017 Liberian presidential race is poised to be a game changer in Liberian politics. It is also poised to be dominated by a man called Charles Ghankay MacArthur Taylor, regarding arrogance, insensitivity, impunity, corruption, cheating, violence, […]

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  • D. Twe High Campus Turned Into Public Latrine

    D. Twe High Campus Turned Into Public Latrine

    By R. Joyclyn Wea                        (The New Republic)             The campus of the D. Twe Memorial High School is said to be turned in the public toilet by residents there, thus subjecting students to unhealthy learning conditions. The school built in the 1970s during the regime of President William R. Tolbert and named in honor […]

    April 18, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Sen. Nagbe to Resign?

    Sen. Nagbe to Resign?

    By Jackson C. Clay, Jr.                   (The New Republic)   Report gathered by this paper revealed that Sinoe County Senator, Joseph Nagbe is seriously sick and is at the verge of resigning his post as Senator of the County. According to our source, Senator Nagbe who has been ill for over six months now is suffering […]

    April 5, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post

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  • Why we should let children learn - Our children, our future

    Why we should let children learn – Our children, our future

    By Moses Owen Browne, Jr.        Many people think education should be a quick fix. While I think education is an emergency situation in Liberia and should be treated as one, the partnership school proposal by Liberia’s education ministry should be inclusive of all partners, both local and international. I remember entering the Gabriel […]

    April 5, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Liberia Supreme Court Jailed Security Officer Over Bathroom Incident

    Liberia Supreme Court Jailed Security Officer Over Bathroom Incident

    By Hawa Wesseh             Chief Justice Francis S. Korkpor ruled Wednesday, against security officer Levi Johnson of the RIA, sentencing him to one week jail time at the Central Prison in the Liberian capital of Monrovia. The Supreme Court of Liberia imprisoned the officer who works at the Robert International Airport (RIA) for what has […]

    April 1, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Liberia Vs. Djibouti -Sports (Football)

    Liberia Vs. Djibouti -Sports (Football)

    Liberian Listener Staff Report             Monrovia and the Antoinette Tubman Stadium comes alive this afternoon as Liberia meets Djibouti on the home soil. Nicknamed ‘Shore-men of the Red Sea,’ Djibouti is in Liberia to put up a dogfight and do some damage, and given the unpredictability of Lone Stars and their inconsistency, Djibouti might pulled […]

    March 30, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post

  • 218 million children work as slaves worldwide. How long will it last?

    218 million children work as slaves worldwide. How long will it last?

    By Clemente Ferrer                        In Mexico, Pope Francis said: “God will call to account the slavers of our day, and we must do everything possible so that these situations do not occur more”. 218 million kids around the globe work as slaves. Half of them […]

    March 26, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post