Editorial

Koijee meets Malema
On 8 June 2018,Julius Malema of South Africa and Jefferson Koijee of Liberia were pictured on social media in a meeting the details of which are not yet public.However,social media reactions from young political enthusiasts across the continent have suggested that the two firebrand politicians discussed issues common to their struggles and potential opportunities for exchange of experiences, practices, and strategies in revolutionary engagements.
CDC Pro-Poor Government Hut Tax’s Historical Amnesia
Pro-Poor Policy of a government usually targets directly poor people s economic plight, which is due to the poverty they experienced in society. The goal of this policy is to improve their living standard. However, the Hut Tax re-introduced by the traditional Chiefs and Elders in Liberia resembles a reversed Robin Hood - intended to TAKE (Steal) from the POOR. Whereas, the Robin Hood and his Merry Men of Sherwood Forest took from the abusive and corrupt leaders what they stole from the poor and had it returned.
A good step against corruption
The INSIGHT is delighted over the President’s call for a full investigation into all standing contracts between the Ministry of Public Works and all construction companies in the country.

The country is faced with a dilemma in which the final decision has the tendency to either build or destroy, the latter we cannot afford, but the ultimate decision now lies in the hands of the Justices of the Supreme Court -the final arbiter of justice in the land and the interpreter of our sacred Constitution.
The INSIGHT commends the Government for making a priority hazard pay and death benefits for all health workers.
The INSIGHT witnessed with dismay members of the Bomi County Ebola burial team being booed at by some locals in the county who were of the belief that healthcare workers were intentionally killing their friends and relatives for financial gains.
Stringent measures have been put in place to control the spread of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the country.
It is often said that when two elephants fight, the grass suffers.
It is often said that when two elephants fight, the grass suffers.
An official of the Ganta United Methodist Hospital (GUMH) has said the institution is contemplating constructing a modern medical facility valued at US$10 million.
Before the outbreak of the viral Ebola disease in Liberia, Liberians were grappling with economic crises resulting from high exchange rates against the Liberian dollar and two consecutive budget shortfalls amongst other factors.
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