Govt, CSOs Acquire Skills to Monitor Service Delivery Through Community Scorecard

[FrontPageAfrica] Ganta -As part of its efforts to increase the accountability, transparency and effectiveness in sub-national government in Liberia, USAID-LEGIT conducted a three-day capacity building training in Ganta, Nimba County.

[FrontPageAfrica] Ganta -As part of its efforts to increase the accountability, transparency and effectiveness in sub-national government in Liberia, USAID-LEGIT conducted a three-day capacity building training in Ganta, Nimba County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Gbowee Peace Foundation Commemorates Struggle for Liberia’s Peace

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A group of astute women who thrived to ensure during Liberia’s civil war to ensure that peace returned to the country have had a reunion in Monrovia to commemorate their struggle for peace.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A group of astute women who thrived to ensure during Liberia's civil war to ensure that peace returned to the country have had a reunion in Monrovia to commemorate their struggle for peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

August 24 – the Flag Day Must Not Be Merely Celebrated

[FrontPageAfrica] Since of little age, the call to honor the flag we got to know. Honoring the flag is meant to be done in loyalty, commitment, adherence, faithfulness, honesty, diligence and allegiance to country.

[FrontPageAfrica] Since of little age, the call to honor the flag we got to know. Honoring the flag is meant to be done in loyalty, commitment, adherence, faithfulness, honesty, diligence and allegiance to country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Perplexing Actions of President Sirleaf and Allies Confuse Choices in 2017 Elections

[FrontPageAfrica] Disarray in the Liberian political landscape brought on by lack of clarity in the alignment of forces during the 2017 elections is undermining democracy and sowing seeds of instability in the country.

[FrontPageAfrica] Disarray in the Liberian political landscape brought on by lack of clarity in the alignment of forces during the 2017 elections is undermining democracy and sowing seeds of instability in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Horn of Contention – Controversial Rhino Horn Auction in the Spotlight

[News24Wire] The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) has shown it has neither the political will, the necessary clout nor the resources to properly regulate the domestic trade in rhino horn, let alone prevent a multi-million dollar trans-national…

[News24Wire] The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) has shown it has neither the political will, the necessary clout nor the resources to properly regulate the domestic trade in rhino horn, let alone prevent a multi-million dollar trans-national rhino horn-smuggling racket that would violate a forty-plus year old treaty that outlaws the international commercial trade in rhino horn.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Commercial Bank Ready to Launch Agent Banking

[Addis Fortune] The State owned giant, Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE), is set to launch agent banking, CBE Birr, next month. It has already gotten approval from the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) to pilot the system.

[Addis Fortune] The State owned giant, Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE), is set to launch agent banking, CBE Birr, next month. It has already gotten approval from the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) to pilot the system.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

A Week-Long Operation Yielded Positive Results

[SAPS] Ethekwini Outer South Cluster stations are determined to putting criminals behind bars, joint teamwork from all stations is yielding positive results week after week. A total of 102 arrests have been made this past week from 14 August 2017 to 21…

[SAPS] Ethekwini Outer South Cluster stations are determined to putting criminals behind bars, joint teamwork from all stations is yielding positive results week after week. A total of 102 arrests have been made this past week from 14 August 2017 to 21 August 2017. Arrests for murder, attempted murder, rape, kidnapping, car hijacking, assault with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, robbery, house robbery, possession of unlicensed firearms, possession of dangerous weapons, illegal possession of ammunition, mali

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Council Approves 926 Standards

[Addis Fortune] The National Standards Council (NSC) has approved 926 different standards of products for five sectors on August 14, 2017, of which 261 of them are newly prepared, 198 revised and 467 reaffirmed.

[Addis Fortune] The National Standards Council (NSC) has approved 926 different standards of products for five sectors on August 14, 2017, of which 261 of them are newly prepared, 198 revised and 467 reaffirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia