LIBERIA: Opposition Lawmaker Threatens Court Action Against GoL, Demands Payrolls

Monstserrado County District 17 lawmaker, Hon. Hanson Kiazolu

Monstserrado County District 17 lawmaker, Hon. Hanson Kiazolu has threatened to file a lawsuit against the Government of Liberia if they fail to present payrolls representing all Ministries and Agencies of government.

Representative Kiazolu made the statement to OK FM over the weekend during an exclusive interview.

The Montserrado District 17 lawmaker said, failure on the part of the Ministry of Finance to give justifiable reasons for civil servants salaries reduction, the legislative caucus of the Unity party will pray a Writ of Mandamus to force the Ministry to comply.

In the meantime, Hon. Kiazolu has commended the Senate’s banking and currency committee for rejecting three of President Weah Central Bank nominees.

He accused the Executive Branch of Government of disrespecting members of the Legislature, stating that they failed to recognize the power of the first branch of government

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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.