sup Op-ed 

Official Message to the 51st Anniversary Commemoration of the Vanguard Student Unification Party (SUP)

By Momo J. Peters, Chairman of SUP I bring you bountiful revolutionary greetings from the heart, veins, blood, bones, and brain of the 30th Central Committee and Politburo of the Vanguard Student Unification Party (SUP). I also fetch you lukewarm revolutionary salutations on behalf of all ideological veteran-stalwarts, student-militants, cadres, and ideologues of the all-powerful Vanguard Student Unification Party (SUP). This year (2021) is very significant and historic as well as quintessential in the epoch of SUP because it stampedes the 51st Anniversary and revolutionary existence of the Vanguard Student…

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Artists & Reviews 

Book Review: Beautiful Mind- Poetry

  BY, MUNYAL MARKUS MANUNYI    The importance of Indigenous Literature in Post-War Liberia.  The book, Beautiful Mind is a collection of poignant poems, beautifully crafted with imagery and metaphors meant to explore and shake the axis of hope, faith, brokenness, abuse, loss, violence, the present, past, and future of Liberia’s economic and social landscapes.  It also contains some well-articulated articles and speeches that can send the minds of readers into some realms of ecstasy, while at the same time trying to draw a dichotomy between daring situations that tries…

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Lpp nyanqui zaza Public Policy 

“GOL Undermines Equity in GLASCO for BAO CHICO” -LPP, Says GOL Pocketed $5M Kickback

  For Immediate Release The Liberia People’s Party (LPP) has said it now has in its possession the reality of a deal of five hundred million United States (USD500, 000,000) dollars shrouded in secrecy and subterfuge, ratified by the Liberian Senate and awaiting obvious concurrence by the House of Representatives (notwithstanding the inconsequential showmanship of technicality being perpetrated by that Body) as reported in the media. In providing a foundation of its analysis on the transaction, the party quoted Samuel D. Tweah Jr, Minister of Finance and Development Planning inter…

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China’s activities in the African continent have yet to receive the attention they deserve in the West. China’s behavior in Africa is important for three major reasons. First, China is the source of significant investment capital twinned with a prodigious ability to create infrastructure, both of which are needed by many African states. Second, China’s behavior in Africa provides the rest of the world with insight into how it will behave towards other states, particularly the states of the Global South, as it becomes equal in power with the United States. Third, what China is doing in Africa does not augur well for the rest of the world. China’s activities and behavior in Africa may only be described as neo-colonial and exploitative of African peoples and the environment. News 

Africa-China Summit ends tomorrow in Dakar, Senegal

The summit Africa-China opened on Sunday in Senegal’s capital, Dakar. Trade and security are the main topics in discussion. During the opening, the Senegalese minister of foreign affairs appealed to China for help in bringing peace to the Sahel region. “We would like China’s influence to be a strong voice in support of Senegal and all the countries involved in the problem of insecurity in the Sahel, so that our forces there have even more legal means to fight against terrorists and irredentism, and we hope that China will accompany…

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sarr abdulai vandi Op-ed 

The Contrétemps et Médiocrité of Liberia’s Diplomacy and Foreign Affairs Representation, 1980-the, present.

By, Sarr Abdulai VANDI PhD Extrait Diplomacy is the conduct of the relations of one state with another by peaceful means. Diplomacy is a skill in the management of international relations. Statecraft manages state power to promote national interests and diplomacy; using non-lethal means to manage interstate relations and foreign threats is central to global Realpolitik. Rapid increases in the availability and power of information and communication technologies (ICTs) or, more correctly, telecommunications (telecoms) and info-communications (infocoms) are changing the modes of international relations and the conditions and transformations for…

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african americans in ghana /travel and leisure Society Arts & Leisure 

She quit her job as a NYC lawyer to move to Ghana

(CNN) — In 2012, Nana Amoako Anin was working as a prosecutor in New York. An American of Ghanaian descent, she had spent much of her adult life studying law and entering the legal profession. Then one day, despite the prospects of career advancement in one of the world’s most prosperous cities, she decided it was time for a drastic change. Which was when she moved to Ghana. It might seem like a surprising decision, but Anin isn’t alone. The West African country’s allure has proved irresistible to others in recent…

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imf /dw Public Policy 

LPP Differs With ‘IMF Rosy Economic Performance Under Weah’ -Wants To Know Liberia’s Success Story Under IMF Since 1962

  For Immediate Release   The Liberia People’s Party(LPP) has said that a staff (unidentified) at the Washington, D.C. Offices of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) disagreed with allegations made by the party that the IMF is wittingly and unwittingly aiding and abetting President George Weah Administration to steal government money. The staff, according to the party, reacting to the story published by The Analyst newspaper of Liberia, advised LPP to focus on corruption and forget about Liberia’s Gross National Domestic Products (GDP). He claimed that the increase from USD…

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miatta fahnbulleh Music 

Miatta Fahnbulleh, will be celebrated by MTN Liberia  Musical Awards this weekend

  Liberia’s Diva, an enigma of almost 60 years who dominated the musical stage at home and in the diaspora, Miatta Fahnbulleh,  will be celebrated by MTN Liberia  Musical Awards for her artistic contributions. over the decades. Ms. Miatta Fahnbulleh is the sole honoree for the Lifetime Achievements Awards of 2021 on Saturday, November  20 beginning with a red carpet event at  3: 00 p.m and culminating with an “After Party ” as of 8:00 p.m. The venue is the Ministerial Complex. This is a momentous year for Ms. Fahnbulleh…

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striker peter wilson Sports 

Liberia 3-1 win sees striker Peter Wilson’s brace drowns Central African Republic in Morocco

  Liberia got their second and final victory in Group C of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers with a 3-1 win over the Central African Republic at the Stade Ibn Batouta in Morocco on Tuesday. Both Liberia and the Central African Republic went into Tuesday’s match with just pride and records to play for, as both teams had dropped out of the race for the qualifiers. It took just two minutes for Liberia to break the deadlock after Oscar Dorley’s cross into the box was headed in by Marcus…

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News 

LIBERIA: JOHN TUBMAN’S KILLERS ARRESTED 

By Socrates S. Saywon – The Liberia National Police (LNP) detachment in River Cess County has arrested both Alloysius and Emmanuel for the death of John Tubman in Fiama, Sinkor. Christian Byron Anderson, a nephew of the deceased, and his associate Alloysius Garplah were arrested on Monday, November 15, 2021, through a joint effort of residents of the Sand Beach community and the Liberia National Police days after Anderson was declared wanted by the Liberia National Police as a person of interest in Tubman’s gruesome murder. It can be recalled,…

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