A Solution When a Nation’s Schools Fail

[New Dawn] BUCHANAN -Imagine an elementary school where students show up, but teachers don’t. Where 100 students squeeze into a classroom but don’t get any books. Where teachers are sometimes illiterate and periodically abuse students. Where families p…

[New Dawn] BUCHANAN -Imagine an elementary school where students show up, but teachers don't. Where 100 students squeeze into a classroom but don't get any books. Where teachers are sometimes illiterate and periodically abuse students. Where families pay under the table to get a "free" education, yet students don't learn to read. That's public education in many poor countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC Releases Provisional Listing

[New Dawn] The National Elections Commission or NEC has released provisional listing of successful candidates from the ongoing Candidate Nomination process at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex in Paynesville.

[New Dawn] The National Elections Commission or NEC has released provisional listing of successful candidates from the ongoing Candidate Nomination process at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex in Paynesville.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Boakai Smells the Rat

[New Dawn] Recent repeated “booing” of Ruling Unity Party (UP) standard bearer Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai seems to be spilling the stench of defeat at his nose so early, reading from his tone that anything that will disappoint those who want h…

[New Dawn] Recent repeated "booing" of Ruling Unity Party (UP) standard bearer Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai seems to be spilling the stench of defeat at his nose so early, reading from his tone that anything that will disappoint those who want him in power, only God knows what will happen.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UP Warns Supreme Court

[New Dawn] As Liberians mainly partisans and supporters of the Liberty Party await the Supreme Court to render final decision in the case involving its Vice Standard Bearer, Harris Karnwea regarding the Code of Conduct or CoC for public officials, the …

[New Dawn] As Liberians mainly partisans and supporters of the Liberty Party await the Supreme Court to render final decision in the case involving its Vice Standard Bearer, Harris Karnwea regarding the Code of Conduct or CoC for public officials, the ruling Unity Party (UP) is seriously warning the court not to temper with the law of the country, specifically the CoC.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Wike Hands Over Guest House to Nigerian Army

[Daily Trust] Port Harcourt -Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has handed over the Chief of Army Staff Guest House constructed by the Rivers State Government to the Nigerian Army.

[Daily Trust] Port Harcourt -Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has handed over the Chief of Army Staff Guest House constructed by the Rivers State Government to the Nigerian Army.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Will Block Social Media During Polls ‘If Necessary’

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government may consider shutting off social media during the August 8 General Election in the event it threatens the country’s peace and stability.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government may consider shutting off social media during the August 8 General Election in the event it threatens the country's peace and stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Suspected Criminal Castrated to Death

[New Dawn] A suspected criminal said to be in late 40s has been castrated to death in the N.T.A. Community in Gardnersville, suburb of Monrovia. Eyewitnesses told The New Dawn on Saturday, 15 July that the unidentified deceased and three others alleged…

[New Dawn] A suspected criminal said to be in late 40s has been castrated to death in the N.T.A. Community in Gardnersville, suburb of Monrovia. Eyewitnesses told The New Dawn on Saturday, 15 July that the unidentified deceased and three others allegedly entered the community amd burglarized four houses on Friday night 13 July when residents apprehanded him, while his accomplices escaped.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

State Prosecutors Suspend Strike

[Monitor] State prosecutors have voted to suspend the ongoing sit down strike for the next 90 days to allow the government work on their welfare issues that it has promised to fulfil within the same period.

[Monitor] State prosecutors have voted to suspend the ongoing sit down strike for the next 90 days to allow the government work on their welfare issues that it has promised to fulfil within the same period.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda