Politics 

Urey’s Misadventure into Liberian Politics

By Theodre Hodge Politicians around the world do have a recurring tendency to spew the most puzzling (and sometimes idiotic) things out of their mouths. Donald Trump, a contestant in the Republican race for the US presidency has topped the charts recently for saying the most outrageous and offensive things imaginable. His asinine and fatuous statements have caused rancor of global proportions. But in this piece, my aim is to focus on the Liberian variety of politicians, specifically a gentleman (the term is used loosely) named Benoni Urey. Mr. Urey,…

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Politics 

Joseph Bokai: Deconstructing Rep. Dunah Age debate

By Robert w. Kpadeh Last Friday, was the first time I ever heard about a Representative called Worleah-Saywah Dunah and I am told he hails from the great Nimba County—and is also an Executive Member of the ruling Unity Party or UP. I never heard him comment on major national issues in this country as a matter of fact. For example: The recent abrupt school closure issue, the 2015/2016 budget passage without any consideration for struggling Civil Servants, the accountability of the US$900K collected from the National Oil Company or…

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