‘Weah’s Proposal of U.S.$25 Million to Stabilize Economy Not Meaningful,’ Experts Say

[Observer] Following President George Manneh Weah’s address on the state of the Liberian economy yesterday, two financial and economic experts say he is in great error for thinking that his proposal will yield any good result.

[Observer] Following President George Manneh Weah's address on the state of the Liberian economy yesterday, two financial and economic experts say he is in great error for thinking that his proposal will yield any good result.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Ministry of Education Should Stop Making Policies On the Fly and Arbitrarily Overturning Its Own Rules and Regulations

[Observer] The Ministry of Education’s abrupt overturn of its regulations barring graduation exercises for 12th grade school leavers before the official release of exam results, or for those who failed the WASSCE but passed in their respective schools,…

[Observer] The Ministry of Education's abrupt overturn of its regulations barring graduation exercises for 12th grade school leavers before the official release of exam results, or for those who failed the WASSCE but passed in their respective schools, have left the public in disbelief wondering just what to make of the Ministry's flouting of its own rules even after it had penalized some school authorities allegedly for violating the rules.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Independent Economist Critiques U.S.$1 Billion Loan

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -An economics professor at the University of Liberia has urged the Government of Liberia to institute measures to curb illicit financial flow and reduce tariffs on goods and services if it would make any gain on the combined …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -An economics professor at the University of Liberia has urged the Government of Liberia to institute measures to curb illicit financial flow and reduce tariffs on goods and services if it would make any gain on the combined (nearly) US$1 billion loan deal. He also said the deals should not have been sealed. The Legislature, in June, ratified both US$536 million loan with a Singaporean firm ETON Financial Private Limited and US$420 million with Burkinabe company, EBOMAF. It also passed resolution urging Pre

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Water & Sewer Corporation Sets Record Straight On Josephine Francis’ Accusation

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation management says its attention has been drawn to what it considers as a “clueless statement” recently made Unity Party Montserrado County Senatorial Candidate Josephine Francis about si…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation management says its attention has been drawn to what it considers as a "clueless statement" recently made Unity Party Montserrado County Senatorial Candidate Josephine Francis about situations at the Corporation.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Weah Launches Costal Defense Project in New Kru Town

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -If the Liberian government succeeds in ensuring that the coastal defense project to save D-Tweh High School in New Kru Town is properly completed, the school stands another 50-year guarantee, according to engineers.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -If the Liberian government succeeds in ensuring that the coastal defense project to save D-Tweh High School in New Kru Town is properly completed, the school stands another 50-year guarantee, according to engineers.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

All Eyes Speech – After Meeting With Businesses, Liberian President Looking to Fix Messy Economy

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When Liberian President George Manneh Weah addresses the nation Monday, he will be looking to reassure a fickle nation still a bit jittery about the uncertainty surrounding the local economy amid rising inflation and an ever…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When Liberian President George Manneh Weah addresses the nation Monday, he will be looking to reassure a fickle nation still a bit jittery about the uncertainty surrounding the local economy amid rising inflation and an ever-rocketing exchange rate competing with the 171st Independence anniversary of Africa's oldest Republic.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Vosieda Conducts One Month Intensive Training in Community Forrest Monitoring

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As part of ongoing efforts to strengthen the capacity of Non-State Actors (NSAs) in forest governance, the Volunteers to Support International Efforts in Developing Africa (VOSIEDA) through the Civil Society Independent Fore…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As part of ongoing efforts to strengthen the capacity of Non-State Actors (NSAs) in forest governance, the Volunteers to Support International Efforts in Developing Africa (VOSIEDA) through the Civil Society Independent Forest Monitors (CS-IFM) will on next week commence a one-month rigorous training in forest monitoring for community members.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Launches Coastal Defense Project

[New Republic] President George Weah on Friday launched the Liberian Coastal Defense Project to prevent sea erosion in the Monrovia suburb of New Kru Town. Hundreds of houses have over the years been washed away by the sea due to coastal erosion that a…

[New Republic] President George Weah on Friday launched the Liberian Coastal Defense Project to prevent sea erosion in the Monrovia suburb of New Kru Town. Hundreds of houses have over the years been washed away by the sea due to coastal erosion that affected the township, displacing thousands of residents.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Weah Makes Additional Appointments in Government

[Govt of Liberia] President George Manneh Weah has made additional appointments in government, affecting the National Lottery Authority, Nimba County Community College, National Refugee Repatriation Resettlement Commission and the National Housing Auth…

[Govt of Liberia] President George Manneh Weah has made additional appointments in government, affecting the National Lottery Authority, Nimba County Community College, National Refugee Repatriation Resettlement Commission and the National Housing Authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia