“I Was Never Taken Hostage”: Gender Minister Disputes Police Report

Monrovia- The Minister of Gender and Acting Chair of the Cabinet Madam Julia Duncan Cassell says at no time was she taken hostage by angry mob in Greenville, Sinoe County as stated by the Liberia National Police. Responding to a police release issued in Monrovia on Tuesday and published by libpolitics.wordpress.com, minister Cassell said she had left the scene and was on her way to River Cess … Continue reading “I Was Never Taken Hostage”: Gender Minister Disputes Police Report

Gender Minister Taken Hostage: As Sinoe Citizens riot against Golden Veroleum

Monrovia- Demonstrators in Greenville City, Sinoe County have taken hostage several individuals including the Gender and Development Minister Julia Duncan Cassell and Deputy Internal Affairs Minister Varney Sirleaf and an Indonesian worker of the company. Sirleaf is said to be injured but was released along with minister Cassell upon the intervention of the police and UNMIL. They intervened in an attempt to bring the situation … Continue reading Gender Minister Taken Hostage: As Sinoe Citizens riot against Golden Veroleum

When a Disease threatens a Country’s Survival: The citizens Rise to Conquer

Monrovia- In my over thirteen years of working as a journalist in Liberia, I have had to cover so many stories. Some I can recall, others I cannot. But the Ebola epidemic that engulfed the three West African countries of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone has surely left scars that we all will never forget. In my coverage of the deadly Ebola outbreak that hit … Continue reading When a Disease threatens a Country’s Survival: The citizens Rise to Conquer