Tag Archives: Monrovia

Monrovia, Liberia. BFF

plea… a picha wi’ma fren…

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baboon for sale, $350 US

Monrovia, Liberia.    Baboon for sale, $350 US. A baby chimpanzee (aka baboon in Liberia) for sale in Mamba Point neighborhood of Monrovia. It’s mother was likely killed for the bushmeat trade that sees little regulation in Liberia. Strategies are … Continue reading

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Liberia Presidential Election, illustrated

Monrovia, Liberia. The Daily Talk, an outdoor newspaper on chalkboard with behind the scenes (and subjective) reporting. Present commentary addresses the recent Presidential election in Liberia. 24th and Tubman, Sinkor.

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dry fish

Monrovia, Liberia. Fish arranged on a box in the Fante’ fishing community of West Point are dried before going to market.

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West Point afternoon

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fishing on the sea

On a morning diffused by harmattan’s dust-laden winds, two canoes with rigged sails head to sea off the Liberian coast for a day of fishing. The dry winds originate in the Sahara Desert, carrying dust cross West Africa into the … Continue reading

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looking ahead to 2018, Happy New Year.

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Looking back.

Monrovia, Liberia. A woman selling bush yams stops for a moment on Sekou Toure Avenue in Mamba Point neighborhood.

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Liberia Presidential run-off election

Tuesday, December 26        Liberia voted in a Presidential run-off election between CDC (Congress for Democratic Change) candidate George Weah and UP (Unity Party) candidate Joseph Boakai. Turnout appeared to be lighter than the October 10 General Election of Presidential … Continue reading

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Sunday morning, 12th Street Island

Bird club gathered for an adventure to 12th Street Island on the Mesurado River in the Sinkor community of Monrovia. It is nice to see some of the birdlife here in Liberia, and even nicer to see the communities that … Continue reading

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