The Richest Person in Liberia

The Richest Person in Liberia

The Richest Person in Liberia – Who is the Richest Man in Liberia, West Africa? Benoni W. Urey, born June 22, 1957 is an Americo-Liberian businessman and politician, who was formerly the Liberian Commissioner of Maritime Affairs. In 2014 The Economist reported that Urey was Liberia’s richest man Urey currently owns Lonestar Communication Corporation, Liberia’s largest mobile phone service provider which is partnered with the MTN Group, through his PLC Investments group. Lonestar is one of the largest taxpayers in Liberia. Custom Search

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The National Anthem of Liberia

The National Anthem of Liberia

The National Anthem of Liberia – Liberian National Anthem and Pledge of Allegiance. The National Anthem of The Republic of Liberia “All Hail, Liberia, Hail!”, lyrics written by Former President Daniel Bashiel Warner, 3rd president of Liberia 1815-1880. Watch video below to sing or learn how to sing the Liberian National Anthem.

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Rare Reconciliation Gesture From Samuel Kanyon Doe Jr and Cecil Dennis III After Over Three Decades

Rare Reconciliation Gesture From Samuel Kanyon Doe Jr and Cecil Dennis III After Over Three Decades

Three Decades After The April 12, 1980 coup, The Sons of Two Key Figures, Late President Samuel Kanyon Doe, Leader of The Coup Which Ended Decades of Americo-Liberian Rule and C.Cecil Dennis III are Making Amends for The Past by Reaching out to Each Other in a Rare Reconciliatory Note. Cecil Dennis III, whose father was Minister of Foreign Affairs at the time of the coup announced that Samuel K. Doe Jr., son of the late Doe had reached out to him on Social Media, Facebook. Dennis III wrote: “May…

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Open Letter to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Open Letter to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Liberian Student and Young Emerging Writer Ansumana M.M Konneh Open Letter to Her Excellency Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia.   Dear Madam President, Please accept my sentiments of high esteem and humble best wishes. As you may be aware madam president, our country is in awful times; a time when Liberians from all walk of life are basically concerned about the current state of affairs of their country; a time when our economy is in shambles, our peace questioned, and our education system a total…

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Wireless Technology Laboratory, Montserrado County, Monrovia, Liberia

Wireless Technology Laboratory, Montserrado County, Monrovia, Liberia

Wireless Technology Laboratory, Montserrado County, Monrovia, Liberia West Africa. Wireless Technology Lab is a computer awareness and literacy training lab/e-learning center located at Hotel Africa Road, Banjor Junction, Lower Virginia, District #17, Montserrado County, Monrovia, Liberia. Wireless Technology Lab provide computer awareness and literacy training in marginalized and deprived rural communities in Liberia. Wireless Technology Lab is a Liberian own ICT enterprise that was established through the Liberia IT Revolution (Business Plan Competition) project.

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MONROVIA: Liberian Government Spends Much on Officials Health While Ordinary Liberians are Dying – Time to End Medical Tourism

MONROVIA: Liberian Government Spends Much on Officials Health While Ordinary Liberians are Dying – Time to End Medical Tourism

Monrovia Liberia: Time to End Medical Tourism – Liberian Government Spends Much On Officials Health While Ordinary Liberians are Dying. WHEN DECEASED FORMER Minister of State for Presidential Affairs, Dr. Edward B. McClain, Jr., took ill, he was immediately flown to South Africa to receive treatment at the expense of the Liberian Government. SAME WAS ALSO done for former Minister of Finance and Development Planning in 2013, Amara Konneh who, after a tiring workday, fainted and was flown to Accra, Ghana where doctors advised that he should take a rest….

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Young Liberian Refugee Jefferson Krua, Educated in America, Chooses to Move Back Home

Young Liberian Refugee Jefferson Krua, Educated in America, Chooses to Move Back Home

A Young Liberian Refugee Jefferson Krua, Educated in America, Chooses to Move Back To Liberia To Help Build The Country. Jefferson Krua fled Liberia as a refugee at age 5, and eventually settled in Boston, MA. Recently, he’s moved back to Liberia to help with re-building the country’s infrastructure. Mercy Krua and her son Jefferson are having a disagreement. It’s about whether he should move back home. We’re sitting on her living room couch in Boston, where she’s eager to show off his childhood photos. This one’s from graduation, another…

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Monrovia Liberia: Unmil Returns Security Control to Liberia

Monrovia Liberia: Unmil Returns Security Control to Liberia

Unmil Returns Security Control to Liberia. From now on, protecting security in Liberia is back in the hands of the country’s own security forces. The UN’s UNMIL mission that did the job for the last 13 years will now play only a small support role. On Thursday June 30, the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) handed over responsibility for security to the West African country. UNMIL took control of security in Liberia after devastating back-to-back civil wars that left hundreds of thousands dead and displaced many thousands more. Since…

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Liberia Is Handing Over Public Primary Education to a Private US Company

Liberia Is Handing Over Public Primary Education to a Private US Company

Liberia Is Handing Over Entire Pre-Primary and Public Primary Education to a Private American Company. Liberia is poised to set another first for Africa. The country was the first in Africa to have a female president when Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was elected in 2006. Now, the country is embarking on what some are calling another first in Africa: outsourcing its entire pre-primary and primary education system to a private American company. Education in Liberia was severely affected by the First Liberian Civil War and Second Liberian Civil War between 1989 and…

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