General News

Breaking News

Liberian Gov’t bans officials from traveling

Arthur Douglas/Maximilian Kasseh, Jr
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf

MONROVIA-President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has placed a 60-day moratorium on all foreign travels by officials of government effective February 2017.

Those affected by the moratorium include the heads of all Ministries, Government Agencies and Commissioners along with their deputies and assistants.

The ban takes effect as of today, February 6, 2017
According to an Executive Mansion release issued in Monrovia, today an exception can be granted only by President Sirleaf, following an utmost imperative national interest convincing enough to warrant a traveling request.

Meanwhile, President Sirleaf is expected to meet several business institutions this week in continuation of the dialogue to resolve the current business climate in the country.

The concerned institutions are the Chamber of Commerce, the Liberia Business Association, the Liberia Marketing Association and the Yana Boys Association, among others.


Copyright 2012 All Rights Reserved.