How the Government Silenced Accountability in Runup to Election

By Tina S. Mehnpaine with New Narratives Three months after the government raced an act through the Legislature overhauling the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission, Liberia’s independent corruption watchdog has almost ceased functioning, all but ending scrutiny of government corruption in the runup to next year’s election. A source inside the Commission, who requested anonymity for fear…

Tina Mehnpaine Reporting Fellow, The Daily Observer

Tina S. Mehnpaine is an environment reporter at the Liberian Daily Observer Newspaper. She joined New Narratives in 2021 as part of our Environment and Resources Reporting Project. Tina has more than three years’ experience covering environment issues. Tina is a graduate of the MediaAid Foundation Peter Quaqua School of Journalism and a student at…