Liberia Indicts Several for Economic Crimes

The government has indicted several people linked to a corruption saga at the Liberian Airport Authority. They allegedly defrauded the government of hundreds of thousands of U.S. dollars.

  • Liberia:  Govt Indicts Several for Economic Crimes

    FrontPageAfrica, 1 August 2013

    The corruption saga involving Ellen Corkrum a U.S. citizen and a pilot who served in the American military has come full circle with the government of Liberia unsealing her ... read more »

President Sirleaf and members of her cabinet.

  • Liberia:  'Big Names' Linked to Contentious RIA Hotel Contract

    Heritage, 28 February 2013

    Credible sources within officialdom have confided in the Independent Authoritative Heritage that some "Big Names" very close to the presidency have "vested interest" in the ... read more »

  • Liberia:  Extraditing Ellen Cockrum to Liberia for Trial (opinion)

    The New Dawn, 11 June 2013

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  • Liberia:  Ellen's Extradition War

    The New Dawn, 11 June 2013

    The Government of Liberia is vigorously gathering evidence to prosecute the former Managing Director of the Roberts International Airport (RIA) Ms. Ellen Cockrum, who is wanted ... read more »

  • Liberia:  RIA Corruption Probe Begins - Musa Bility Cited

    The New Dawn, 28 February 2013

    Transport Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has disclosed here that the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has begun probing the corruption saga at the Roberts International ... read more »

  • Liberia:  Extradition Awaits Ellen Cockrum

    The NEWS, 29 May 2013

    The Government of Liberia says it has sufficient evidence to extradite the former Managing Director of the Roberts International Airport (RIA) from the United States of America to ... read more »

  • Liberia:  Lawsuit Is the Best Option Against Corruption (editorial)

    The NEWS, 21 February 2013

    For Several Days now, news about alleged corruption involving the dismissed Managing Director of the Liberia Airport Authority (LAA) Ellen Corkrum have taken over the airwaves and ... read more »

  • Liberia:  LAA Board's Fatal Compromise - Bai Gbala Comments on Loopholes in Theft Saga

    The Analyst, 18 February 2013

    "When you point an excusing finger at some perceived wrongdoer, don't forget that there is another finger of the same hand pointing back at yourself." If the thoughts of a ... read more »

  • Liberia:  In RIA/MD's Dismissal - Musa Bility Exposed

    The Informer, 18 February 2013

    A reliable source at the Monrovia branch of the Liberia Bank for Development and Investment, (LBDI) has confided to this press that the dismissed Managing Director (MD) of the ... read more »

  • Liberia:  In RIA Financial Scandal - Who's Speaking the Truth? (editorial)

    The Informer, 18 February 2013

    It is no longer a secret that if nothing is done to put a halt to the financial malpractices going within the Roberts International Airport (RIA), there will be a serious ... read more »

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