Articles about Liberia from SocioLingo Africa

Africa in pictures : Liberia

Liberia , officially the Republic of Liberia, is a country on the West African coast. It is bordered by Sierra Leone to its west, Guinea to its north and Ivory Coast to its east. It covers an area of 111,369 square kilometres (43,000 sq mi) and has a population of 4,503,000 people. English is the […]

Categories: AFRICA, Liberia | Tags:

Newly appointed UNICEF Representative to Liberia

Newly appointed UNICEF Representative to Liberia presents letter of credence to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs The newly appointed UNICEF Representative to Liberia, Mr. Suleiman Braimoh, presented his letter of credence to H.E. Marjon V. Kamara, the Honorable Minister of Foreign Affairs, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Monrovia today. During the meeting on […]

Categories: AFRICA, Liberia | Tags:

Liberia National Day

John Kerry – Secretary of State On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the government and people of Liberia on the 169th anniversary of your country’s independence. The friendship between the United States and Liberia dates back to the founding of your Republic and is based on a broad array of […]

Categories: AFRICA, Liberia | Tags:

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Liberia

On July 8, 2016, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation[1] with Liberia. The Ebola epidemic and the fall in commodity prices revealed the vulnerabilities of Liberia’s economy. After barely positive growth in 2014, GDP was flat in 2015 mainly due to the decline in activity in the […]

Categories: AFRICA, ECONOMY, Liberia | Tags: