As ECOWAS’ Conference Draws Closer In Monrovia, Police Issues Order On Traffic Management

Liberia Police Chief, Col. Gregory Coleman

In order to secure all routes from the Country’s international airport, the RIA for the safe arrival of foreign delegates to the ECOWAS conference schedule to take place in the Liberian capital beginning next week, authority of the Liberia National Police has issued some measures in the management of traffic during the arrival and departure of delegates.

Officials at the press conference

Addressing the Ministry of Information regular press conference today, May 30, 2017, the Inspector General of the Liberia National Police (LNP), Col. Gregory Coleman warned commuters and vehicle owners to avoid the use of the RIA /Monrovia highway during the ongoing of the conference in Monrovia.

He further disclosed that commuters and vehicle owners wishing to travel from the RIA for Monrovia should use via 15th Gate to get to Monrovia and its environs, and avoid using the main route from the airport to Monrovia.

The Liberian police boss who was accompanied at the press conference by Col. Abraham Kroman, Deputy Director of Police for Operations, used the occasion to urged all Liberians to remain peaceful during the conference in Monrovia, and further assured security protection during the conference.


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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.