Author: FPA Staff Reporter

MONROVIA — The Liberia Women Forum (LWF) has issued a call for the dampening of escalating political rhetoric in the country. As an advocacy group focused on women’s welfare, the LWF emphasizes that such tensions do not bode well for ordinary citizens, especially women and children. When politicians engage in infighting, it undermines the well-being of the population they are meant to serve.

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MONROVIA – Renowned Liberian journalist-turned-politician Justice Randall Clarke ran the political and official affairs of the late Representative Erol Madison Gwion (Dist. #1, Grand Gedeh Co.) and has mustered the energy to continue on the path of the man whom he served as Chief of Office Staff by running in the ensuing by-election scheduled for 23 April.

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Liberia lost to Uganda in the final of the Scrabble category at the All African Games in Accra, Ghana. Having defeated Uganda in the Group Stage, Liberia lost in the first two rounds of the grand final to take home the Silver medal. Liberia finished top of a round-robin group of eight countries before edging out Team Kenya in the semi-final. Uganda, for their part, defeated world giants Nigeria to make it to the Grand final. Team Liberia was led by Lemuel Gibson who recently won the National Scrabble Championsship. Malek Sheriff and Roland Boykai who is the second best…

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