Brumskine not an option
The governing Unity Party has for the first time responded to rumors here that it is viewing possibility of taking the opposition Liberty Party leader Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine as running mate to Vice President Joseph NyumahBoakai in the 2017 elections, saying Brumskine is not an option in the UP’s political calculus.
Doctors abandoning hospitals
Medical Doctors here are said to be abandoning the hospitals due to the low scale of salaries for doctors and nurses, ELWA Hospital Medical Director, Doctor Jerry Brown has disclosed. He said as a result, many practitioners are leaving clinical medicine for the law profession.
Lonestar Cell MTN awards valueable prizes
Liberia’s leading GSM Company Lone Star Cell MTN has awarded several valuable prizes, including 21inch flat screen television, DVD player and generator, among others to subscribers of its Mobile Money Promotion.
FEJAL finally elects new Secretary-General
The Female Journalists Association of Liberia or FEJAL has finally elected a new Secretary General. FEJAL over the weekend went to the polls and elected Mrs. Winnie Saywah Jimmy as Co-coordinator and Antoinette Sendolo as Secretary General, respectively.
U.S. GOV’T LAUDS LIBERIA
The United States Government has commended the Liberian Government for its commitment to democracy and freedom of expression in Liberia. The US Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, said Liberia, a post conflict country, is a shining example of what commitment to good governance and determination to make progress can do.