Africa | A Grebo mask, Ivory Coast/Liberia | In former times, the grè - mask of war - was supposed to encourage the warriors and to scare away the enemy sorcerer; it's now present during the funeral. All the features are emphasized to terrify: huge mouth in the shape of a muzzle, the fangs of wild animals, horns and brass mails.

A Grebo mask Wood, nails, cauries - 33 and 56 cm Liberia, Ivory Coast. Like the use of copper nails. Copper nails could be added to cladding as a feature.


Liberia - an adorable huge-eyed little child with a tear in his eye.

The Black Bee-eater (Merops gularis) is a species of bird in the Meropidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo, and Uganda.

Trảu/Ăn ong đen châu Phi - Black bee-eater (Merops gularis)(Meropidae) IUCN Red List : Least Concern (LC)(Loài ít quan tâm)

"If your dreams do not scare you, then they are not big enough."  --Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, president of Liberia and 2011 joint recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf President of Liberia Nobel peace price laureate for women’s rights to full participation in peace-building work.

Liberia - Kpelle tribe, village scene,  traditional cylindrical house.

Village life in Africa: Africa, Liberia, Kpelle tribe: village scene: traditional cylindrical hut with conical thatch roof. Woman is making a fishing net.

Gerard Butler in Liberia. What a sweet photo. ❤️

Video: Big-hearted actor Gerard Butler mobbed by youngsters during a Mary's Meals visit to Liberia

#1 Monrovia has over one million people which makes it the most populated city in Liberia

Monrovia, Liberia - waterside market - Christmas shopping here was really different!

And when all the wars are over a butterfly will still be beautiful...

PHOTOS - C'est vendredi, c'est forcément le bordel

This is from a scene in the movie Johnny Mad Dog about child soldiers. Fifteen year old Johnny Mad Dog leads a band of boy soldiers in a civil war in an unnamed African country. "Don't want to die?