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For ‘Using’ Kailondo Petroleum Company’s Account-3 to carryout Bogus Transactions, Global Bank exposedThursday, 23 June 2022 22:59 Written by Staff Writer
Cogent court documents obtained by the Heritage have revealed that the Management of Global Bank Liberia Limited supposedly opened a secret account unknown to prominent Liberian Businessman, Cllr. George B. Kailondo, which is called Account-3.Kailondo Petroleum Company.
The United States of America, through its Embassy near Monrovia, has moved one bold step beyond distancing itself from an earlier claim by Finance Minister Samuel Tweah that the gleaning of millions of dollars from the National Road Fund "to pay salaries" met the backing and consent of Liberia's development partners.
The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LAAC), which is regarded as the country’s premier anti-graft body, wants the Minister of Agriculture, Jeannie M. Cooper, be charged and prosecuted for allegelly violating Section 1.3.6 (Conflict of Interest) of the National Code of Conduct for all Public Officials and Employees of the Government of Liberia (GoL).
Defendant Stephen Vorkpor, 28, has been forwarded to prison based upon his alleged involvement in the commission gang rape and aggravated involuntary sodomy through the assistance of co-defendant to be identified.
As Supreme Court rules in favor of UP to contest Lofa Senatorial By-Election Gov’t drops charges against Cummings, OthersMonday, 06 June 2022 00:19 Written by Augusta S. Lafalay
Parisians, supporters and well-wishers of the opposition Unity Party(UP) including the All Liberian Party(ALP) and a faction of the Liberty Party(LP) headed by Senator Nyonblee Karngar-Lawrence on Friday, June 3, 2022 joyously celebrated after the Supreme Court, which is regarded as the final arbiter of justice in the country, ruled that the UP can field a candidate in ensuing Lofa Count Senatorial By-Election.
As Pres. Weah gives additional time, Passport Saga Investigation Report to be released by June 6, 2022Thursday, 19 May 2022 22:55 Written by Julius Konton
As the ongoing investigation into the passport saga continues, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Dee- Maxwell Saah Kemayah, Sr. has assured the public that no inch of the core values of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to include transparency, accountability, equal opportunity for all, clients responsiveness, clients demand driven and hard work will be left unturned in ensuring the findings of the investigation are made known to the public.
Controversial Montserrado County Electoral District #10 Representative Yekeh Y. Kolubah was not only thrown out of session on the first day of return from break for the fifth session, he now risks legal action from Public Works Minister-designate, Madam Ruth Coker-Collins who he accused in open session of having an affairs with Minister of State Nathaniel McGill.
The Government of Liberia (GoL) has won another landmark Human Trafficking case at the 7th Judicial Circuit Court in Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County in the case involving 16 persons trafficked to Liberia.
The latest landmark case has been described as a big boost for the fight against human trafficking in Liberia.