Claim: “Today we are here once again to witness another important milestone in the history of this country: the dedication of the very first purpose-built Administrative Building of the LPRC since its establishment more than 40 years ago.”
Source: President George Weah
Fact Check: The first office before the 1990 crisis was constructed during Cletus Wotorson’s administration as managing director, who served the company from 1978-1980.
The building was on the Freeway but was massively looted during the war. But in actuality, this recent one is the most modern, but not the first.
Verdict: False But,
Claim: The construction is from the far back of former President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf.
Source: Assistant Secretary-General for Planning, Policy and Institutional development of Unity Party Amos Tweh
Fact Check: Research established that the strategic plan 2012-2016 included the construction of the headquarters.
Verdict: True But,
The construction though included in the plan but it is now completed.