Global Witness Bribery Corruption Stigma At Capitol Building Divide Lawmakers, As Speaker Prevented From Session

Members of the House of Representatives rejecting the presence of their Speaker, Alex Tyler
Members of the House of Representatives rejecting the presence of their Speaker, Alex Tyler

Drama unfolded yesterday at the House of Representatives when some members of that House prevented their leader, Speaker Alex Tyler from presiding over session, a situation that ponders many of the staffers at that first branch of Government.

According to our reporter, quoting some of the opposing lawmakers as saying their  Speaker Tyler who is also Representative of Bomi County will not chair any session until he go to face the presidential Taskforce investigating those linked to the alleged Bribery and Corruption Scandal by the Global Witness.

“We will not allow him to chair any session until he shows at the Special Presidential Taskfore set up by the Liberian leader for the allegation of Corruption against him. He must exonerate himself from this allegation leveled him before chairing any session,” a member of the aggrieved lawmakers said.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.