'Tough-Talking' Liberian Senator Dies

Senator John Whitfield of Grand Bassa County has died suddenly after a brief illness, leaving many shocked.

  • Liberia:  Senator Whitfield Is Dead

    The New Dawn, 18 January 2013

    Barely three days after members of the 53rd Liberian Legislature returned from their annual agriculture break, a member of the first branch of government has suddenly collapsed, ... read more »

  • Liberia:  Senator's Illness Disrupts Session

    New Democrat, 18 January 2013

    Senators of the Liberian Senate abruptly adjourned session yesterday following reports that one of their colleagues, Sen. John Whitfield (Grand Bassa), had fallen ill the previous ... read more »