Trump orders release of J.F.K files, freezes others

US President Donald Trump has directed the release of about 2,800 files on the assassination of President John F Kennedy in 1963. But he has blocked other files over issues of national security. The documents were published online by the National Archives and Records Administration Thursday around 7:30 p.m, US media have reported. The release […]

Minority love for disorder cause of media lawlessness

The past regime was lenient in its application of the media law and that’s what the Minority in Parliament wants the current administration to do. The opposition lawmakers want the door of lawlessness opened in the face of a law their government passed. Former Environment Minister, Mahama Ayariga captured this when he pathetically told Parliament […]

Weah polls 39.2% out of 74% votes counted – Liberia’s NEC

Football legend George Weah has polled 39.2 percent out of the 74 percent of the valid votes counted, Liberia’s National Election Commission (NEC) has said. The figures released Saturday also showed current Vice President Joseph Boakai and presidential candidate of the ruling Unity Party recording 29.6 percent. The 74 percent represents 1.19 million valid votes […]

George Weah takes comfortable lead in Liberia presidential poll

Provisional results released by Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) put African football great, George Weah, in a comfortable lead. The figures showed the two-time presidential aspirant was ahead in 11 out of 15 counties, though most of the votes are yet to be counted. Vice President Joseph Boakai was leading in one county and comes […]

UK bank apologises to Asantehene over ‘expired’ diplomatic passport claim

London-based bank, Ghana International Bank has apologised to Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II for claiming his diplomatic passport had expired. Lead counsel for the Bank told a London employment tribunal their checks have revealed the King’s passport had not expired at the time he gave £350,000 to an official for a safe deposit, despite an […]