Elections

Liberia Supreme Court to decide on election runoff

Liberia’s Supreme Court will decide if a presidential election runoff can go ahead.

Elections

Ex-footballer to face Liberia VP in presidential runoff

Ex-footballer Weah leads with 39 percent of the vote, followed by VP Boakai with 29 percent.

Weah to face Boakai in Liberia presidential runoff

Africa

Liberia counts votes in historic election

The country chooses a president and legislators in the first democratic transition of power in more than 70 years.

Human Rights

Justice eludes Liberia's civil war victims 14 years on

Victims say divisions still run deep as many come face to face with their attackers on the streets. Some say they cannot move on until justice is served.

Opinion

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf: Feminist icon or femocrat?

Was Liberia's outgoing President Sirleaf really an "international feminist icon" or did she fail African women?

Adama Juldeh Munu

by Adama Juldeh Munu

Adama Juldeh Munu

Politics

Liberia votes to replace President Johnson Sirleaf

Johnson Sirleaf departing in first transfer of power from one democratically elected leader to another in 70 years.

Inside Story

Can Liberia's momentum be maintained?

Liberians have voted to elect a new president in the first democratic transfer of power in seven decades.

Liberia

Liberia 2017 elections explained

West African country goes to the polls to vote for a new president and 73 members for their House of Representatives.

Liberia 2017 elections explained

Liberia

Former child soldiers 'not interested' in Liberia vote

Victims remember the gruesome details of working for Charles Taylor as they struggle through life with little help.

Former child soldiers feel forgotten before election

Politics

Liberia Elections: What are the key issues?

Pledge to fight corruption, reviving the faltering economy and jobs promise are key issues that could decide the polls.

Liberia Elections: What are the key issues?

Ebola

Did Ebola ever really go away?

Though the cameras of the international media departed, the story continues for Sierra Leona, Liberia and Guinea.

Did Ebola ever really go away?

Opinion

Is Liberia's Sirleaf really standing up for women?

President Sirleaf's promise to campaign for women candidates in Liberia's upcoming elections comes too little, too late.

Robtel Neajai Pailey

by Robtel Neajai Pailey
- Korto Reeves Williams

Robtel Neajai Pailey

Africa

Week-long national mourning in Sierra Leone comes to an end

A week of national mourning has ended in Sierra Leone, after a mudslide killed around 500 people in the capital, Freetown.

Africa

Liberia: Child soldiers struggle to reintegrate into society

Fourteen years since the end of Liberia's civil war, tens of thousands of former child soldiers are struggling to rebuild their lives.

Health

Liberia after Ebola: 'The human suffering changed me'

Three years on, a reporter and Ebola survivor speaks to some of the Liberians who were affected by the 2014 outbreak.

Liberia after Ebola: 'The human suffering changed me'