A mentorship scheme is offering hope to young people living in slums in the Liberian capital Monrovia. The 'Kick for your Future' program helps young people to nurture their talents and apply them in the workplace.
At a ceremony to mark the end of the UN mission, Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed described it as a major milestone for both Liberia and the UN. The UNMIL mission comes to an end after nearly 15 years.
International footballer George Weah has won Liberia's presidential run-off election. The landmark election marks the first democratic transfer of power in the West African state since the end of two civil wars.
Football legend George Weah's inauguration ceremony has marked the country's first democratic transition of power since 1944. Liberians are placing their hopes on him, but he has a daunting task ahead.
Liberians have turned out in force for the country's general election. Twenty candidates are competing to replace Africa’s first woman president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. DW's Abu-Bakarr Jalloh reports from Monrovia.
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