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The Monrovia City Court has sent to jail a member of the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) for “False Public Alarms”. The ANC is a constituent member of the country’s main opposition political force, the Collaborating Political Parties (CPP). The other members of the ANC are the former ruling Unity Party (UP), the Liberty Party and the All Liberian Party (ALP).
Monrovia, Liberia: USAID Mission Director Jim Wright urged Liberians to peacefully resolve grievances and disputes at the community level before they develop into violent conflicts.
On Wednesday, September 29, 2021, the U.S. Department of Labor released its 2020 Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor (the Trade and Development Act Report) in accordance with the U.S. Trade and Development Act of 2000.
The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has disclosed that it has completed final investigations into allegations of corruption at the National Port Authority (NPA) involving the missing three hundred thousand United States Dollars at the Buchanan Port and allegations of financial improprieties at the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC) and in keeping with Part 11 section 11.1` and 2 of the Act establishing the Commission forwarded same to the Ministry of Justice for prosecution.
Monrovia, Liberia: The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) says it has with immediate effect forwarded a case involving its Vice Chairperson Cllr. Kanio Bai Gbala to the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) for further investigations.
Monrovia, Liberia: The Labour Ministry has reiterated its earlier ruling on the disbursement of pay to the former workers of ArcelorMittal Liberia (AML) by the management.
Monrovia, Liberia: The Center for Transparency and Accountability in Liberia (CENTAL) has released a 2021 corruption perception index report with the Liberia’s health sector leading the chart and is followed by the Liberian Police Services.
Monrovia, Liberia: Following the acquittal of the Secretary of the Liberian Senate, Nanborlor F. Singbeh Sr., former National Investment Commission (NIC) boss George W. Wisner and several others who were jointly facing trial for alleged economic sabotage, theft of property, and criminal conspiracy, a “leaked audio” exposing the team of jurors that once heard the case has resurfaced.