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Liberia

Benoni Wilfred Urey

Date of Birth: 22 June 1957


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A killing in Kakata

In October, she appointed Benoni Urey and Christmas Lawrence, once associates of Taylor, as acting mayors of rural towns...


Graft never really went away

Other government revenues from the registry passed through the Bureau of Maritime Affairs and frequently disappeared under the stewardship of Benoni Urey, a Taylor associate nicknamed 'Goldfinger' for his financial wizardry...


In cabinet

His cousin Benoni Urey, close to Taylor, is under a UN travel ban, accused of embezzling millions from the state...


The soccer vote

It's said that individuals linked to Taylor (such as former aide Benoni Urey's wife) are bidding for contracts to supply the new army...


UN gumshoes in Taylorland

, tried to examine the books of the Bureau of Maritime Affairs, controlled by Taylor's long-time business partner Benoni Urey, it was told that the generator had 'broken down' and would be repaired only after the Panel had left Liberia...


Old habits die hard

Only the emotional Commissioner of Maritime Affairs, Benoni Urey, has broken ranks...


Flag-waving, gun-running, all the conveniences

They documented how, in 2000 and early 2001, Liberia's Commissioner for Maritime Affairs, Benoni Urey, authorised payments from maritime funds for a sanctions-busting operation through San Air in the United Arab Emirates, a company linked to the McDonald's of sanctions-busting, Victor Bout...

An associate of Bout's, Kenyan-born Sanjivan Ruprah, helped Benoni Urey and his brother Leroy to set up a ghost-airline, West Africa Air Service (WAAS) to supply weapons and military equipment in contravention of UN sanctions...

Benoni Urey maintains his innocence...


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