The NEWS (Monrovia)

Liberian daily published in Monrovia. The AllAfrica archive includes stories from July 2000 until January 2009, resuming in September 2012.

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August 27



August 22

  • Liberia: 'Shoot Leg' Order Victimizes Teenager

    An order released by Deputy Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) Eric W. Dennis seems to have yielded result, and days after his instruction, a teenager believed to... Read more »

  • Liberia: 'Use of Force Counterproductive'

    The Catholic Justice and Peace Commission (JPC) and Foundation for International Dignity (FIND) say the use of force by state security to ensure that citizens comply with... Read more »

  • Liberia: 'Ebola Is Deceptive'

    A Ugandian Ebola expert doctor Atai Omoruoto says the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Liberia is very deceptive. She said the disease is deceptive due to the manner in which it kills... Read more »

  • Liberia: U.S.$19 Million Loan Agreement Halted

    The House of Representatives has rejected a report for the ratification of a US$19,200,000 agreement between the Liberian Government and the International Development Association. Read more »

  • Liberia: Relax the Use of Force, We're Not At War

    The Streets Of Monrovia are calm and normal commercial activities have resumed just a day following violent protest that left four persons in the township of West Point injured,... Read more »

  • Liberia: UN Coordinator for Ebola Visits Liberia

    The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) has announced the arrival of the Senior UN Systems Coordinator for Ebola, David Nabarro, who according to the Mission will meet with... Read more »

  • Liberia: Journalists Not Exempt From Curfew

    Liberian journalists are said to be of no exception to the night time nationwide curfew imposed by President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf but the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has written... Read more »

  • Liberia: AEL Feeds Ebola Patients

    The Association of Evangelicals of Liberia (AEL) has provided 50 bags of rice and 12 cartons of assorted energy drinks including Lucozade and juices for Ebola patients admitted at... Read more »



August 21

  • Liberia: 'Work As Unit or Perish As Fools'

    Montserrado County District #6 Representative says it is time that the people of Liberia work as a unit in dealing with the dreadful Ebola virus or allow the country and its people... Read more »

  • Liberia: Waterside Deserted, West Point Quarantined

    The Waterside General Market located on U.N. Drive in Monrovia has been deserted as Liberian Government quarantined the Township of West Point. The market is just a stone-throw to... Read more »

  • Liberia: Security Tightened At Entry Points

    In an effort to keep the southeastern counties safe from the deadly Ebola virus, security officers at every entry point are vigorously enforcing the recently announced measures by... Read more »

  • Liberia: Man Admits to Murder

    Defendant Momo Musa stunned his audience in court Wednesday when he admitted to killing his neighbor in a fistfight in Brewerville last year. Read more »

  • Liberia: LTA Theft Case Set for Today

    A US$466,201 Theft of Property and Economic Sabotage case filed by the Liberia Telecommunication Authority (LTA) is expected to resume today at the Criminal Court "C" at the Temple... Read more »

  • Liberia: Lethal Force Against Protesters

    Four persons have been wounded in the densely populated community of West Point after Liberian security forces reportedly fired warning shots to dispel angry protesters. Read more »

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