Liberia

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:41:11 GMT
Soldier Jailed for Killing
[New Republic] Nyanford Benson, an Armed Forces of Liberia personal residing in the EBK Barracks has been hooked for recklessly beating one Johnson Tokpah, a wheel barrow rider to death in the Goba-Chop Market Community in Paynesville.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:04:35 GMT
Lenmed Leverages SAP Best Practices for Rapid Onboarding of New Acquisition
[New Dawn] In the midst of a pandemic, there's no time to waste in ensuring hospitals run optimally. For leading private hospital group Lenmed, the acquisition of a new hospital sparked a rapid and highly-effective process of onboarding the new facil...

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 07:31:01 GMT
President Weah Virtually Briefs UNGA On Liberia's Progress Against Covid, Poverty
[Govt of Liberia] The President of the Republic, Dr. George Manneh Weah, says Liberia's strides against the deadly COVID-19 and poverty are strong and progressive despite mounting challenges facing his Government.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:55 GMT
Liberty Party Nat'l Advisory Council Finds Chairman Bility Liable of Omitting Key Provision in Final Submitted Constitution
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- It appears that the internal wrangling and war of words between executives and supporters loyal to the Political Leader and Chairman of the opposition Liberty Party (LP), Nyonblee Karnga Lawrence, and Musa Hassan Bility ...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:52 GMT
John H. Tubman, Son of Pres. Tubman Murdered in His Residence in Monrovia
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- Mr. John Hilary Tubman, son of former President William V.S. Tubman, has been found dead in his Fiamah residence in Sinkor.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:50 GMT
CDC-U.S. Leadership Election Results Upheld
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- The CDC-USA Investigative Committee has upheld results of its recently held elections and recommended that the membership and media committee of the party's USA chapter be chaired by members of Team Manneh, an auxiliary ...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:47 GMT
Menstrual Hygiene Sanitation Raises Concern
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- Women need the support of everyone from the community to government during their Menstrual Period and the need to help them advance hygiene sanitation during such time cannot be overemphasized.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:44 GMT
Senate Youth & Sports Committee Impressed With SKD Sports Complex Renovation Work
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- The Liberian Senate chairperson on Youth and Sports Senator Abraham Darius Dillon says he is impressed with the level of works done at Samuel K. Doe Sports complex.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:40 GMT
LPRC Oilers to Play Raja Casablanca Out of Liberia
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has informed the Liberia Football Association (LFA) that the match involving LPRC Oilers FC and Raja Casablanca will not be played at the ATS but at a venue outside Liberia.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:38 GMT
Covid-19 Vaccines Extend to 2076 Inmates in Prisons Across the Country
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- The Bureau of Correction and Rehabilitation in partnership with the Ministry of Health has announced plans to vaccinate about 2,076 inmates that are in prisons across the country.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:36 GMT
Fubbi Henries - 'Stop Mixing Football With Politics'
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- Fubbi Henries of the Collaborating Political Parties (CPP) has warned the Liberia Football Association take politics out of football.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:33 GMT
NACSUL Rubbishes Allegations Against Minister Kemayah
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- The National Civil Society Union of Liberia (NACSUL) attention has been drawn to the series of smear campaign against the character of the Foreign Minister of Liberia, Ambassador Dee-Maxwell Saah Kemayah, Sr., by some in...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:30 GMT
MCC, Mogcsp and LCP Launch a National Roadmap Campaign to Combat SGBV
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- The Monrovia City Corporation (MCC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Gender and Children Protection and the Liberia Crusaders for Peace (LCP) has officially launched a national road map campaign on Sexual Gender Bas...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:27 GMT
MNG Gold Concludes One-Day Stakeholders Meeting in Kokoyah With Residents of Affected Communities
[FrontPageAfrica] Kokoyah -- MNG Gold, the Turkish Mining Company in Kokoyah District, Bong County has concluded a one-day stakeholders meeting with residents of affected communities in Gbarta, Boinsen District.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:22 GMT
A Tribute to Rev. Fr. Charles Boyce
[FrontPageAfrica] The passing of The Very Rev. Fr. Charles Edmund Boyce, Apostolic Administrator of the Catholic Archdiocese of Monrovia, has left my family profoundly stricken.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:19 GMT
Center for Peace Education Celebrates Recognition of International Day of Peace
[FrontPageAfrica] Brewerville -- A local nongovernmental organization Center for Peace and Education has joined the rest of the world in recognition of the International Day of Peace through a grand parade and indoor program spreading messages of pea...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:16 GMT
Africa Code Week 2021 Ends in Liberia
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- Africa Code Week (ACW) was created to offer free opportunities for young Africans to learn coding skills and for teachers to be trained on digital learning curricula. Strong partnerships with the public, private and civi...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:10 GMT
Cummings Perturbed By Growing Hardship Faced By Citizens
[FrontPageAfrica] Bomi -- The Opposition Alternative National Congress Political Leader Alexander Cummings is troubled over what he calls increasing difficulties faced by ordinary citizens in the country, due to government failure to address the "bre...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:35:19 GMT
CPP Has a Greater Chance -
[New Dawn] Wisner on opposition parties' strength

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:35:16 GMT
Arcelormittal Train Derails
[New Dawn] Nimba County -- A locomotive of steel giant ArcelorMittal Liberia has been involved in an accident along the Sanniquellie- Ganta highway in Nimba County. No fatality was reported.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:35:13 GMT
LFA Nullifies Golden Boot, But...
[New Dawn] Liberia's 1st Division 2020-2021 football season ends with Watanga FC's Striker Augustine Otu securing the golden boot with 22 goals, but he won't be awarded the award because the disciplinary committee nullifies the award due to alleged m...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:35:09 GMT
U.S. Embassy Delegation Tours 3 Counties
[New Dawn] The Deputy Chief of Mission of the United States Embassy, Joel Maybury, has embarked on a tour of various U.S. Government-funded development projects in Margibi, Bong, and Nimba Counties.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:35:08 GMT
MRU and Partners Climax Training in Monrovia
[New Dawn] The Manor River Union (MRU) in collaboration with the GIZ regional resource governance program climaxes the second phase of its semi-regional training for mining and revenue technical staff.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:35:05 GMT
Female Entrepreneur Adds Value to Local Produce -
[New Dawn] Urges government to build farmers' skills

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:35:03 GMT
NYMOTE Boss - Urges Young People to Commit to Self-Development
[New Dawn] The executive director of NYMOTE Partner for Democratic Development Eddie D. Jarwol has described Liberia as a place of extreme hardship, thereby calling on young people to commit themselves to self-development and secure a brighter future...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:34:58 GMT
Pres. Biden Appoints Liberian As Advisor
[New Dawn] US President Joe Biden has appointed Liberian-born Lisa A. Cooper, M.D., M.P.H., alongside among twenty-nine other distinguished personalities as members of the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:17:01 GMT
'Stabbed and Beaten to Death' - Witness Testifies Taylor Ordered Brutal Murder of RUF Leader Bockarie
[FrontPageAfrica] "Taylor sent Benjamin Yeaten to Ganta to put things under control... Yeaten's deputy was the first that stabbed Bockarie on the back. He escaped in a cocoa farm but was overpowered and beaten to death." - Witness X5

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:19:14 GMT
U.S. Court Finds Former Military Commander Liable for War Crimes
[RFI] A Pennsylvania court in the United States found Colonel Moses Thomas, commander of the defunct Armed Forces of Liberia's elite Special Anti-Terrorist Unit, responsible for the 1990 massacre of over 600 civilians sheltering in the St. Peter's Lu...

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:22:26 GMT
ArcelorMittal Ordered to Pay US.$308,000 to Dismissed Workers
[Observer] An investigation by the Ministry of Labour has found steel giant ArcelorMittal guilty of unfair labor practice and the Ministry has therefore ordered the company to pay US$308,000 as compensation to the affected employees.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 07:56:31 GMT
IE Return Top-Flight Football
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- Liberia oldest football club Invincible Eleven Football Club has returned to the topflight of Liberian football after spending time in the third tier of Liberian football.

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