The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has concluded its Annual Excellence Awards Night, a once a year event. Several journalists walked away with various awards after they were announced winners at this year's Awards Night held in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County on Saturday, 9 June 2018.
President Weah Submits Bill to Repeal Laws against Free Speech to Legislature
Monrovia, Liberia:President George Manneh Weah has resubmitted to the National Legislature a Bill with modifications, to repeal some sections of the Penal Law of Liberia in an effort to decriminalize free speech and create an unfettered media environment
PUL releases 3rd and 4th Quarterly Alert Report
Tuesday, May 9, 2018 The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) is pleased to release its Forth Quarterly Alert Report. The PUL Alert Program tracks and documents attacks and threats against journalists and media workers in Liberia.
PUL Concludes World Press Freedom Day Celebrations
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) in conjunction with other journalists across the world recently concluded the celebration of events marking world Press Freedom Day. The events were held on Thursday, May 3, 2018, in the coastal city of Harper, Maryland County, South Eastern Liberia.

Local News
(Monrovia, May 23, 2018)- The Press Union of Liberia is monitoring a weird criminal coercion court action against Journalist Eric Oldpa Duoe and two others in Yarpah Township, Rivercess County. Early Thursday, sheriffs from a Magisterial Court in Cestos served a writ of arrest on Journalists Oldpa Duoe, Saturday Jududoe and Stanley Wrehdhu for criminal coercion for alleged defamation against an individual identified by the court as Private Prosecutor, Victor Wilson.
County News
At the Leprosy Rehabilitation Center in Suakoko, Bong County, which has one of the worsening conditions of life in the country, 65 inmates are finding it hard to make ends meet. The clattering atmosphere in this central Liberian region had offered hopes for dozens of people afflicted with contagious skin diseases that cause serious and permanent damage to the body, including loss of finger and nose after they were taken away from their families.
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