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Liberia's Johnson-Sirleaf sacks auditor-general for graft

DAKAR (Reuters) - President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf dismissed Liberia's auditor-general and the head of the public procurement agency (GSA) on Monday in a crackdown on public sector corruption.Full story

Liberia sends first post-war peacekeepers to Mali

MONROVIA (Reuters) - Liberia sent about 50 troops to Mali on Thursday to join the U.N. peacekeeping mission, a first for the West African nation since its 14-year civil war ended a decade ago. Full story

Foot Soldier Katie Meyler to open academy for Liberian girls

Before former "Foot Soldier" Katie Meyler joined "MHP" for an update on her educational activism, she gave an extended interview to MHPshow.com. Full story

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Liberia's Johnson-Sirleaf defends governance record

Liberia denies resource deals violated laws

Togo man pleads guilty in New York after Taliban drug sting

Exclusive: Resource deals audit overshadows Liberia anti-graft push

Liberia president shuffles cabinet, cites need for "competence"

Guinean military chief killed in plane crash in Liberia

Detective in Liberian ex-president's trial jailed for bribery

Prosecutors seek tougher warcrimes term for Liberia's Taylor

Meet Katie Meyler, saving Liberian girls from exploitation

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  The woman saving young girls half a world away

Melissa Harris-Perry follows up with Katie Meyler, founder of “More Than Me," a nonprofit that helps girls get off the streets and into schools in one of the poorest slums in the world in Liberia, West Africa.

  North Carolina town adopts 45 orphan boys

Ten years ago, 12 boys from a Liberian choir visited the United States to raise money for their orphanage, and touched the hearts of a North Carolina town. Forty-five boys from that orphanage have since been adopted and are now living what they dreamed of when they were younger. TODAY contributing c

  New Jersey women helps young Liberian girls avoid sexual exploitation

Melissa Harris-Perry pays tribute to Katie Myler, a New Jersey native who started the "More than Me" campaign to help young African girls in Liberia to avoid sexual exploitative work and receive and education.

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