Heighten Security Along The Liberian Border (Culled From Sierra Leone Online Newspaper)

LIBERIA-REBELSIn an era of terrorism and destabilization of nations, security authorities in Sierra Leone must be on top of things and must not treat lightly the events reported to be taking place around our borders with neighbouring Liberia.

Yesterday, there were widespread fears among Liberians at home and abroad after reports that a scary and disturbing situation occurred in Bomi, not far from the border , where a strange helicopter allegedly landed and also sporadic shooting took place that forced residents to flee their homes in fear. Radio stations in Liberia and the country’s mainstream newspapers carried reports about the event and the Superintendent of Bomi, Samuel Brown , confirmed the event but advised citizens not to panic. READ MORE OF THIS STORY

SOURCES: Cocorioco Online

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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.