West Africa

West Africa

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:18:54 GMT
Nigeria: Bandits Acting With Impunity Under 'Sleepy Buhari', Says U.S. Economist, Hanke
[This Day] An American applied economist at John Hopkins University, Baltimore, United States, Steve H. Hanke, has stated that bandits are acting with impunity under a "sleepy" President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:50:16 GMT
Liberia: Marketers Decried Hardship Ahead of Liberia's 174th Independence Day Celebration
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- As Liberia clocks 174 years of independence, the reading on the lips of many marketers has it that there is nothing to celebrate because of the hardship they are faced with on a daily basis.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:50:13 GMT
Liberia: Ministry of Labor Declares NTA Workers Strike Action Illegal
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- Labour Minister Cllr. Charles H. Gibson has declared illegal the recent strike action staged by the workers of the National Transit Authority (NTA) in front of the Foreign Ministry.

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:50:06 GMT
Liberia: UL College of Health Science, Yale, and Vanderbilt Receives U.S.$15 Million Health Research Utilization USAID Grant
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- On July 20, 2021, The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced a US$15 million project aimed at establishing a public-private-academic hub for research utilization in the Liberian health secto...

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:50:04 GMT
Liberia: Alleged Murderer Freed From Police Custody, Without Court Trial
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- A suspect, only identified as John Johnson, who allegedly killed his girlfriend a few weeks and was taken into police custody while awaiting trial, is now outside and walking as a free man, claimed the deceased relatives...