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Liberia: Ruling Party Chairman Gives MTN Ultimatum

  Liberia: Ruling Party Chairman Gives MTN Ultimatum to Break Partnership with Liberian Businessman Benoni Urey Monrovia – Mulbah Morlu, chairman of the ruling Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), has given an ultimatum to Liberia’s longest existing cell phone company, Lonestar Cell MTN, to distance itself from Mr. Benoni Urey or risks a repercussion, which the CDC chairman termed “citizens’ withdrawal from the company services”. Morlu, at a news conference Wednesday, May 1, told journalists that Mr. Urey, along with his allies, is allegedly using the GSM service provider as a…

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To me, this action on the part of the minister is an insult to the Liberian masses. The average Liberian lives on less than US$1.00 a day. McGill's loan to acquire a mansion, sends a bad message to everyone and solidifies the notion that the only quick way to get rich is working for government. This action on the part of the Minister of state undermines the "Pro-poor Agenda" News Politics 

George Weah’s CDC To Put Taylor’s Agenda Back On The Table

  Monrovia – On April 12, 2005, U.S. Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA-40) introduced a Congressional resolution [H.Con. Res 127] calling on Nigeria to turn over the former Liberian President Charles Taylor to the Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL). In 2003, Taylor was granted asylum by Nigeria if he agreed to end his involvement in Liberian politics. He was exiled in Calabar, the capital of Nigeria’s southeastern Cross River State. It was the Connecticut lawmaker’s push, along with that of then Senator Barack Obama that eventually forced the hand of…

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Politics 

Congress for Democratic Change Respond To State Of Union

On Monday, January 25, 2016, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, consistent with Article 58 of our Constitution, provided the 53rd Legislature a report of the activities of Government. As a political institution, it behooves us to critically analyze the President’s report with the hope of supporting those initiatives which present opportunity for the amelioration of the lives of our people as well as to decipher the facts from the fiction, uncover the misrepresentation and to make suggestions on the way forward. We take this responsibility seriously and fear nothing in the…

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“Consolidate, Strategize and Win”

By John S. Morlu, CPA Keynote Speaker: CDC USA September 26, 2015 Minneapolis, MN Mr. Isaac Vah Tukpah, National Chairman, CDC USA The National Leadership of CDC USA Mr. Mulbah K. Morlu, Vice Chairman, CDC Mr. Raymond Ogunti, Chairman CDC Minnesota Members of the Mighty CDC USA and Liberia Members of Representatives of various organizations Fellow Liberians and all well-wishers of the CDC present here. Mr. Chairman, this is my first time in this great city of Minneapolis. I have passed through here couple of times on my way to…

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Politics 

God Help Us If CDC Took Power In Liberia!!

  The Editor, Everyone talks about how corruption is crippling our country, but can you imagine how backwards our country would be if these goons were running our government?? Congo man say  ‘ things would be worser’!  (Re “CDC Primary: Losers Cry Foul Amid Bribery Claims”) They can’t even run their own party elections without corruption, intimidation, and violence, so why would anyone expect anything different from them if, God forbid, their standard bearer (Weah) became of President of Liberia in 2017? Look. You judge people by what they do,…

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Rep Gray Leads CDC Delegation To Washington

CDC Press Release The National Executive Committee of the Mighty Congress for Democratic Change-USA (CDC-USA) is pleased to inform the public that a high power CDC delegation led by Hon. Acarous M. Gray, which included Mr. Lorenzo Andrews, Chairman of Foreign Affairs, CDC-USA, Mr. Christopher Wisner – Chairman Emeritus, CDC-USA, and Mr. Siezie Siafa, paid Congressman Erik Paulsen a today. Republican Lawmaker Eric Paulsen of Minnesota’s 3rd District co-chairs the House Medical Technology Caucus. Rep. Paulsen is also a member on the House Committee on Ways and Means with jurisdiction…

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Op-ed 

Will the Loyal Opposition (CDC) Take a Stand on Stealing?

      Mr. Editor: Are we being played for fools by Rep. Forh? (Re “Rep. Forh Reacts to Recording Scandal”) According to the above mentioned article, Rep. Forh says he was just “joking” when he said that “The money (US$400, 00) in questioned must be divided among us; you eat some, I eat some, the minister eat some”! Look, if you didn’t know Forh was an old crook, you’d probably give him the benefit of the doubt and naively call his request to STEAL other people’s money a “joke”! But…

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How George Weah and Samuel Tweah Destroyed CDC

      By; Paul Jackson Is it more than just a coincidence that only the letter “T” separates the name “Tweah” from “Weah”, or is there something more sinister to this political ‘bromance’ between these two CDC stalwarts? It seems like the CDC, through some of its powerful members have begun outsourcing its political conscience to the misdirection and gross misrule of President Sirleaf-The Liberia people absolutely have nothing against two powerful political parties building consensus or their leaders working together to better the country, but this cannot and…

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Koijee’s Apology

    By: Tewroh-Wehtoe Sungbeh Politics is a tough sport. Just ask Jefferson Koijee. The young “revolutionary” of the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC), got that message the hard way after he was suspended indefinitely by his party for his public criticism of party founder and “First Partisan” George Weah during the 2012 national Vision 2030 conference in Gbarnga, for accepting the Peace Ambassador position from President Sirleaf. Koijee captured the moment by his obviously frank and in-your-face public criticism of Weah and Sirleaf, which did not go well with…

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CDC Koijee’s Apology Letter

In the spirit of genuine reconciliation and the forward march or our party, I humbly call on the Executive Committee to see wisdom and reconsider its decision [to suspend me]. Mr. George G. Solo National Chairman Congress for Democratic Change Congo Town, Tubman Blvd Monrovia, Liberia Dear Mr. Chairman, I am pleased to present to the Executive Committee of our noble party- The CDC, our Standard Bearer Amb. George M Weah, and its entire membership my sincere gratitude, respect and best regards as we all endeavor throughout the New Year…

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