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Archive for December, 2013

Ghanaian movie star John Dumelo visits hospitals in Monrovia

Ghanaian movie star John Dumelo visits hospitals in Monrovia

By Moses Owen Browne, Jr. Golly wood Star John Dumelo in collaboration with Club Temptation on Christmas Day donated series of assorted goods to new born babies in several hospitals within Monrovia, with ELWA Hospital in Paynesville, receiving the highest. The items included baby pampers, baby cloths, toiletries, and blankets, amongst others. According to the […]

Ghanaian movie star John Dumelo visits hospitals in Monrovia

Ghanaian movie star John Dumelo visits hospitals in Monrovia

By Moses Owen Browne, Jr. Golly wood Star John Dumelo in collaboration with Club Temptation on Christmas Day donated series of assorted goods to new born babies in several hospitals within Monrovia, with ELWA Hospital in Paynesville, receiving the highest. The items included baby pampers, baby cloths, toiletries, and blankets, amongst others. According to the […]

Liberian  gov't halts public land sale, suspends some  taxes

Liberian gov't halts public land sale, suspends some taxes

LIBERIA NEWS AGENCY MONROVIA, Dec 26 (LINA) – President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has issued Executive Order No. 53, ordering a moratorium on public land sale and all transactions, including the issuance of Tribal Certificates and Town Lot Certificates by private individuals, entities, and groups as well as all government functionaries involved in public land transactions. […]

Liberian  gov't halts public land sale, suspends some  taxes

Liberian gov’t halts public land sale, suspends some taxes

LIBERIA NEWS AGENCY MONROVIA, Dec 26 (LINA) – President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has issued Executive Order No. 53, ordering a moratorium on public land sale and all transactions, including the issuance of Tribal Certificates and Town Lot Certificates by private individuals, entities, and groups as well as all government functionaries involved in public land transactions. […]

The agony of death

The agony of death

By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh       I don’t like funerals. Funerals are sad events. I attend funerals, like most people, to pay my respect to the deceased, and to express my condolences to the grieving family who are left behind to mourn the loss that loved one. Why funerals, in the first place? Why do we have […]

Koffa report shines light on Golden Veroleum's operations in Liberia

Koffa report shines light on Golden Veroleum's operations in Liberia

By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh        At the request of the citizens of Butaw District, Sinoe County, environmental activist and engineer, Morris T. Koffa, traveled to southeastern Liberia to “inquire and gain a better understanding of the growing dispute between the multinational company, Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL), and the people” living in that part of the country. […]

Koffa report shines light on Golden Veroleum's operations in Liberia

Koffa report shines light on Golden Veroleum’s operations in Liberia

By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh        At the request of the citizens of Butaw District, Sinoe County, environmental activist and engineer, Morris T. Koffa, traveled to southeastern Liberia to “inquire and gain a better understanding of the growing dispute between the multinational company, Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL), and the people” living in that part of the country. […]

Appreciation: Jlator Nah Gewleh - (April 14, 1958 - December 12, 2013)

Appreciation: Jlator Nah Gewleh – (April 14, 1958 – December 12, 2013)

By Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh        My heart is bleeding with sorrow and my spirit is wandering endlessly as I write these lines. The fact that my good friend and dear brother, Jlator Nah Gewleh is dead is beyond description, and beyond my imagination. See, Jlator was a good friend. I used the word “good” in the […]

Jlator Nah Gewleh - April 14, 1958 - December 12, 2013

Jlator Nah Gewleh – April 14, 1958 – December 12, 2013

Jlator Nah Gewleh April 14, 1958 – December 12, 2013 RIP Mr. Jlator Nah Gewleh of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, passed away today, December 12, 2013, after a brief illness. Mr. Gewleh was past Chairman, National Krao (Kru) Association in the Americas (NKAA), and a graduate of Devry University. Mr. Gewleh was also a doctoral candidate in […]

Jlator Nah Gewleh - April 14, 1958 - December 12, 2013

Jlator Nah Gewleh – April 14, 1958 – December 12, 2013

Jlator Nah Gewleh April 14, 1958 – December 12, 2013 RIP Mr. Jlator Nah Gewleh of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, passed away today, December 12, 2013, after a brief illness. Mr. Gewleh was past Chairman, National Krao (Kru) Association in the Americas (NKAA), and a graduate of Devry University. Mr. Gewleh was also a doctoral candidate in […]