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Flashback: The late Mr. de Souza (left) & Amb. Conteh (right) in 2016 when the latter served as Chair of the ECOWAS Ambassadors while the former served as President of the ECOWAS Commission
Sunday, 4th August 2019
On behalf of the President of the Republic of Liberia, His Excellency Dr. Full story


 Honorable Lusinee Bility in a handshake with Mr. Ayman Al- Hilali, Liberia’s Honorary Consul in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia while Chargé d'Affairs Mr. Abu Kamara looks on.
Sunday, 4th August 2019
A special chartered flight carrying over 300 Liberia pilgrims (Muslims) has landed in the Holy City of Medina to take part in the 2019 Hajj activities. Full story


Liberians resident in Abuja, the Federal Capital of Nigeria, celebrated their country’s 172nd Independence Day by identifying with some needy patients of the National Hospital in Abuja.
Monday, 29th July 2019
Liberians resident in Abuja, the Federal Capital of Nigeria, celebrated their country’s 172nd Independence Day by identifying with some needy patients of the National Hospital in Abuja. Full story


Monday, 22nd July 2019
(New York, July 20, 2019)  The Republic of Liberia through the Permanent Mission of Liberia to the United Nations is poised to submit to the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) for adoption, a draft resolution on the “Proclamation of September 28 as the International Day for the Universal Access to Information”. Full story


Liberian and Chinese delegations pose for a photograph following discussions in the Great Hall of the People
Monday, 22nd July 2019
(BEIJING, PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA – Sunday, July 21, 2019) The President Pro-Tempore of the Liberian Senate, Mr. Full story


Mr. Xiao Gang of the CPPCC confers with Pro-Tempore Chie upon arrival at the Beijing Capitol Int'l Airport
Thursday, 18th July 2019
(BEIJING, CHINA – Wednesday, July 17, 2019) A high-level delegation from the Liberian Senate has arrived in Beijing for a five-day official visit at the invitation of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (NPC) and the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC). Full story


Foreign Minister Gbehzohngar Findley and State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi pose for a handshake after bilateral talks.
Friday, 5th July 2019
(BEIJING, CHINA – Friday, July 5, 2019)The Government of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) has pledged its continued support to the Liberian Government and its five-year strategic plan, the Pro-Poor Agenda for Prosperity and Development (PAPD). Full story


Flashback photo of the May 2018 ECOWAS Parliament’s opening session in Abuja of the Liberian Delegation, Amb. Conteh and other guests from the Liberian Legislature
Tuesday, 14th May 2019
(Abuja, May 13, 2019:) The Liberian Delegation to the ECOWAS Parliament has reported to the regional parliamentary body the country’s progress amidst challenges. Full story


Flashback of Liberia's ECOWAS Parliamentarian Members, Amb. Conteh, & Comm. Tulay in 2018, Abuja
Wednesday, 8th May 2019
(Abuja, May 8, 2019:)The Fourth Legislature of the ECOWAS Parliament on Wednesday, May 8, 2018, commenced its First Ordinary Session for the year2019at the Parliament’s Seat in Abuja, the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Full story


Liberian and Chinese government delegations pose after signing the MOU of cooperation within the framework of the BRI in Beijing, China on Thursday, April 25, 2019
Thursday, 2nd May 2019
Liberia is among the latest countries that have now signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on cooperation within the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Full story


Monrovia's major Keijee and Qingdao's major Meng Sign MoU on behalf of their respective governments
Thursday, 2nd May 2019
(QINGDAO, CHINA – Thursday, May 2, 2019)The Monrovia City Government and the Municipal Government of Qingdao have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a sister-city relationship that will further enhance friendship and cooperation between the two metropolitan cities in Liberia and the People’s Republic of China. Full story


Ambassadors and High Commissioners accredited to ECOWAS in Abuja
Monday, 1st April 2019
(Keffi, Nigeria, March 30, 2019:) Ambassadors and High Commissioners accredited to ECOWAS in Abuja, the Federal Republic of Nigeria, haveexpressed confidence that their statutory roles in the affairs of the sub-regionalbody will be strengthened. Full story


Liberia’s rep. to the Ministerial Meeting, Deputy Gender Min. Sherman (right) & her Malian counter (left) during the meeting in Abuja
Wednesday, 30th January 2019
(Abuja, January 30, 2019:) Ministers tasked with gender and children affairs from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Member States have made a common position against child marriage in the region. Full story


Amb. Conteh being gowned after receiving the Causal Honor from the UL in late 2015 in Liberia
Sunday, 27th January 2019
(Abuja, January 24, 2019): The University of California, Sacramento, has named Liberia’s Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency Professor Al-Hassan Conteh, as a member of the International Advisory Board of the Africa Peace Fellows (APF) of its Center for African Peace and Conflict Resolution (CAPCR). Full story


West African Leaders in a group picture
Wednesday, 26th December 2018
(Abuja, December 23, 2018:)West African leaders have concluded the 54th Ordinary Session of the Authority of Heads of State and Governmentof the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) with a 59-Count Final Communique. Full story


Liberia's  Foreign Minister Findley and Ambassador Conteh
Monday, 17th December 2018
(Abuja, December 15, 2018:)The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has held both its 41st Ordinary Session of Mediation and Security Council (MSC) at the Ministerial Level and 81st Ordinary Session of Council of Ministers. Full story


Former President, Mrs. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Monday, 26th November 2018
(Lagos, Nigeria, November 25, 2018):Former Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received the 2018 Distinguished Women in Successful Careers (WISCAR) Award for excellence in leadership and good governance. Full story


Amb. Conteh addresses the Nigerian media after he delivered the keynote address; immediate left and right are First Secretary, Mr. Daniel Rogers and Political Counselor, Rev. Tunde Spencer, respectively of the Liberian Embassy in Abuja
Wednesday, 14th November 2018
(Minna, Nigeria:)Liberia’s Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency Professor Al-Hassan Conteh has lauded Nigeria and Liberia’s good democratic tenets. Full story


ECOWAS Finance Ministers
Tuesday, 6th November 2018
(Abuja, November 5, 2018:)The 4th Meeting of ECOWAS Ministers of Finance held on 2 November 2018 at the headquarters of ECOWAS Commission in Abuja, Federal Republic of Nigeria. Full story


Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal Affairs, Cllr. Deweh Gray and Gabriele Goettsche-Wanli Director of DOALOS
Tuesday, 30th October 2018
(New York, October 26, 2018) The Republic of Liberia has deposited its 'submission' with the United Nations Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea (DOALOS), for a claim of the extension of Liberia’s Continental Shelf beyond the 200 nautical mile limits. Full story


Ambassador. Conteh delivers remarks on behalf of the Diplomatic Corps;
Sunday, 28th October 2018
The Diplomatic Community in Abuja has congratulated the United Nations System in Nigeria for its return to the UN House seven years after the insurgent group, Boko Haram, wreaked havoc on it. Full story


Amb. Conteh (right) & Madam Hyun (left)
Wednesday, 12th September 2018
Liberia’s Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency Professor Al-Hassan Conteh and the Country Director and Regional Representative of the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), Madame Park Soon Hyun, recently held fruitful discussions aimed at strengthening bilateral ties between Liberia and South Korea. Full story


Commissioner of the LiMA, Dr. James Kollie signs for Liberia while the Minister of Transport,  Mr. Li Xiaopeng signs for the PRC
Thursday, 6th September 2018
(BEIJING, PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA – Thursday, September 6, 2018) The Governments of Liberia and the People’s Republic of China (PRC) have renewed an Agreement on Maritime Transport. Full story


Scene of some of Liberian Children in Nigeria during the celebration of Liberia's National Flag Day in Nigeria
Tuesday, 28th August 2018
Liberian children resident in Nigeria over the weekend added another flavor to their annual celebration of National Flag Day this year. Full story


Liberians in Nigeria celebrated their country's 171st Independence Day over the weekend.
Friday, 3rd August 2018
(Ogun State, Nigeria:) Liberians resident in Nigeria over the weekend held successful, colorful celebrations of their country’s 171st Independence Day. Full story


Amb. Thomas poses with former Chinese Ambassador to Liberia H.E. Mr. Zhang Yue who graced the occasion
Wednesday, 1st August 2018
For the first time since Liberia reestablished diplomatic relations with the People’s Republic of China (PRC) nearly 15 years ago, the Liberian Embassy in Beijing hosted a diplomatic reception in observance of the country’s 171st Independence Anniversary. Full story


Chief Clifford Obioma Nzeruem
Wednesday, 18th July 2018
Lagos, July 17, 2018: )A Nigerian philanthropist, Chief Clifford Obioma Nzeruem is among about 12 international personalities that will be honored at the Golden Image Award (GIA) in Monrovia, Liberia. Full story


 Left to right: Min. Ziankan, Min. Tweah, Comm. Tulay & Amb. Conteh during the Lome Conference
Wednesday, 18th July 2018
(Lomé, July 9, 2018):  ECOWAS Ministers in charge of peace, mediation, security and fiscal matters, have reviewed key measures to address the security architecture of the sub-region and institutional reforms of the regional body. Full story


Group photograph of West African Journalists
Thursday, 28th June 2018
(Abuja, June 27, 2018:) The Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has tasked journalists in the region to be conflict-sensitive reporters. Full story


Amb Conteh At Abuja Chamber of Commerce
Monday, 4th June 2018
(Abuja, June 2, 2018:)Liberia’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Professor Al-Hassan Conteh has held a successful business and investment meeting with the President of the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Full story


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