Africa

Liberia: Advocates Condemn Boakai's Pick For War Crimes Court Office

21 Jun 2024 - 11:55:32
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- Justice activists have expressed anger and disappointment at President Joseph Boakai's appointment of Jonathan Massaquoi as head of the Office for War and Economic Crimes Courts for Liberia. They said Massaquoi's role as lawyer for former warlord Agnes Reeves-Taylor in cases against justice activists will undermine public trust in the war crimes and economics crimes courts and risk the country's security. Source