Liberia: Opposition figure arrested over Facebook post

– – Police in Liberia have arrested an official of the opposition Unity Party, Mohammed Ali, over his Facebook posts. The Facebook posts have been linked to “arson attacks” at the headquarters of the National Elections Commission and the home of an associate justice of the Supreme Court in the capital, Monrovia. Mohammed Ali is the Unity Party Secretary General and had been declared wanted by the police earlier this month. The Liberian Police say Mr. Ali has also been charged following his detention. “He has been charged with making…

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