There are hundreds if not thousands of public servants who are facing disciplinary action - they did not benefit directly, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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Charles Sirleaf has been charged in connection with the unlawful overprinting of local currency worth millions of US dollars.
Former Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf described herself as an imperfect leader as she accepted the prestigious $5m Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership.
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who shared the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize as a champion of women's rights, is stepping down after making history as Africa's first elected female president in Liberia.
Liberia's ruling party says it has expelled outgoing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for not backing her vice-president, Joseph Boakai, in a presidential election run-off lost to former footballer George Weah.
Liberia's vice president is congratulating former international soccer star George Weah on winning the west African nation's presidency.
Vote counting has begun in Liberia following a peaceful run-off election for a new president, pitting former international footballer George Weah against Vice-President Joseph Boakai.
Liberia is set to for a Liberia's presidential run-off on Tuesday. Here are the key points.
Liberia's Supreme Court has began hearings of an appeal filed by two political parties claiming fraud in the first round of the presidential election and calling for a re-run of the vote.
The US Embassy in Liberia is expressing confidence in the credibility of the West African nation's elections as the runoff vote is postponed for investigations into allegations of fraud and irregularities.
Liberia's president has said "our democracy is under assault" as the runoff election to replace her is delayed indefinitely by a court after allegations of voting fraud.
Hundreds of Liberians have taken to the streets of the capital Monrovia to demonstrate over the disappearance of newly printed bills worth nearly $100 million.
The inauguration of former football star George Weah as president of Liberia got underway to scenes of joy and giddy optimism, a moment marking the troubled country's first peaceful democratic transition since 1944.
Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has rejected her expulsion from the governing party as illegal, saying she will appeal the decision
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who shared the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize as a champion of women's rights, made history in 2005 when she became Africa's first elected female president in Liberia.
Liberians are revelling in former football star George Weah's presidential victory, in the country's first democratic transfer of power in seven decades scarred by civil wars, political assassinations and an Ebola crisis.
Liberians are set to head to the polls for a runoff election between a former international soccer star and the vice president to replace Africa's first female head of state.
Liberia's ruling Unity Party has asked the Supreme Court to further delay the presidential runoff, which its candidate Vice President Joseph Boakai will contest on December 26.
The parties of the Liberian presidential candidates who finished second and third in October 10 elections have lodged an appeal with the Supreme Court calling for a re-run of the vote.
The European Union has joined an international chorus urging Liberian political parties and its electoral commission to end "unnecessary delays" and elect a new president.
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says that democracy is "under assault" in her nation as several political parties accuse the electoral commission of fraud, delaying the selection of her successor.
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