On June 23, organizers estimate that more than 250,000 protesters in Prague gathered to call for the resignation of Prime Minister Andrej Babiš.
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Thousands of protesters gathered Monrovia, marking Liberia’s largest anti-government demonstration since George Weah became president in early 2018.
Liberian police charged 61-year-old son of country’s ex-president, Ellen Johnson, in connection with banknote scandal worth millions of U.S. dollars.
Journalists in Liberia sounded alarm on press freedom after two ministers mounted attack on a paper that ran an article about alleged top-level corruption.
Former Liberian president Sirleaf won the rarely-awarded Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who shared the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize as a champion of women’s rights, is
A peaceful transition of power in Africa’s oldest republic is cause for optimism, according to analysts, but
The soccer legend, now a politician, George Manneh Weah, is very hopeful that he would be declared
Former international football star George Weah, who has won Liberia’s presidential run-off, follows several celebrities who have
Liberians choose a new leader Tuesday in a run-off between Vice President Joseph Boakai and footballing icon