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March, 2017

  • 19 March

    Patriotism: The Highest Qualification for National Leadership

    By Martin K. N. Kollie In most of Africa of which Liberia is of no exception, education is most probably considered as the leading qualification for national leadership. Overtime, this mentality has proven false and futile. In some countries, even the most educated or academically qualified have failed miserably and performed dismally. Liberia is a perfect case to reference under …

  • 13 March

    Liberated Africa: Pathways to Self-Transformational Development

    By Ehiedu Iweriebor NEW YORK, United States of America, March 13, 2017/ — In the period since independence in the 1950s, Africa has undergone profound social, cultural, economic and political changes. Some inherited and historically rootless colonialist political and social systems have collapsed, been transcended and reconstituted. Different political systems – single party rule, personal rule and military governments have …

  • 6 March

    Libiera: Open Letter to Chairman Jerome G. Kokoya of NEC

    Amb. Martin K. N. Kollie Youth Ambassador International Human Rights Commission IHCR March 4, 2017 Cllr. Jerome George Korkoya (LLB. LLM. JD) Chairman National Elections Commission Republic of Liberia A Patriotic Call to Extend the VR process by 2-Weeks Dear Cllr. Korkoya: In an effort to sustain long-lasting peace, uphold democratic values, promote national unity and pursue a new era …

February, 2017

  • 28 February

    Liberia: A Legislature of Indigenous Vampires – Part 2

    During her 10th State of the Nation Address on January 26, 2015, President Sirleaf was correct when she renamed corruption from public enemy number one to a vampire of development and obstruction of progress. Corruption is not only when one illegally converts public resources into his/her personal account, but it is when a group of public officials unpatriotically, unreasonably and …

January, 2017

  • 22 January

    The Fate Of The Graduate Teacher -GES Ignores The Intellects Of The University Trained Teacher.

    According to John Dewey an American philosopher, the main purpose of Education is for the reconstruction of society. When people spend years in school to get quality education, the whole society benefits. The person doesn’t acquire the knowledge and skills for themselves but for the betterment of the society. Over the years, giving back to society through education has been …

  • 15 January

    The Choice Between History and “Heroism”: WANEP’s love letter to Jammeh

    January 14 2017 An Open Letter to His Excellency, Sheikh Professor Dr. Alhagi Yahya AJJ Jammeh Babili Mansa, President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of The Gambia Sheikh Professor Dr. Alhagi Yahya AJJ Jammeh Babili Mansa President, Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of The Gambia Banjul, The Gambia Your Excellency, The Choice Between History and …

  • 13 January

    Meet The World Heaviest Egyptian Woman Enam Ahmed Abd El Aty (Photos)

    A 36-year-old identified as Enam Ahmed Abd El Aty is believed to be the heaviest human being in the world. The Egyptian woman who weighed 5kg (11lb) at birth has not been able to leave home for twenty-five years (25). India’s Hospital Mumbai’s Saifee has come to the aid of the woman and is currently building a special facility designed …

  • 4 January

    6 Helpful Advices Single Christians Should Know About Dating Apps, Like Ghana’s Sweeedy.Com

    A social discovery platform (like Ghana’s Sweeedy.com) is simply a modern instrument God can use to join two single Christians together. It is a modern instrument because during the biblical times such platforms for singles did not exist in the same form as it is presently. A journey through the Holy Bible revealed that families assisted their young men and …

December, 2016

  • 30 December

    Tips for a Happy Living

    Beautiful tips for a healthy loving daily life. Read it Heavy rains remind us of challenges in life.  Never ask for a lighter rain, just pray to God for a better umbrella. – That is the attitude! Life is not about finding the right person, but creating the right relationship. It’s not how we care in the beginning, but how …

  • 30 December

    Remove Temporary Folks before 2017

    I got this post from a friend on whatsApp. He didn’t write this originally though; I thought it’s a good and powerful piece for the world. So I decided to share with everyone before the New Year. And it reads… Never put Temporary people in the Permanent place of your life, and don’t be afraid of removing the Wrong People …