‘Unbearable Conditions’

[New Republic] The continuous increase in transportation fares in the country has raised concern among citizens and other commuters. Speaking to cross section of commuters at the Red-Light Parking Lot on McDonald Street in Monrovia, several passengers …

[New Republic] The continuous increase in transportation fares in the country has raised concern among citizens and other commuters. Speaking to cross section of commuters at the Red-Light Parking Lot on McDonald Street in Monrovia, several passengers expressed dissatisfaction over the continual increment in transportation fares by commercial drivers in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Aspirant Pressurized for Development Fund

[New Republic] An aspirant of Nimba County Electoral District #8 is under pressure from the people of Gbahn for development fund. The citizens of the town are calling on the chief executive officer of an unnamed company allegedly owned by an aspirant o…

[New Republic] An aspirant of Nimba County Electoral District #8 is under pressure from the people of Gbahn for development fund. The citizens of the town are calling on the chief executive officer of an unnamed company allegedly owned by an aspirant of the district to make available an amount of US$4,000.00 meant for development projects in the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

House to Establish First Aid Clinic

[New Republic] The plenary of the House of Representatives has received a proposal for the establishment of a first aid clinic at the National Legislature on Capitol Hill in Monrovia.

[New Republic] The plenary of the House of Representatives has received a proposal for the establishment of a first aid clinic at the National Legislature on Capitol Hill in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Kipkemoi Out to Beat Personal Best in 2000m SC Final

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Leonard Kipkemoi will be out to beat his Personal Best when the Boys 2000m steeplechase final will run on Sunday, the last day of the 2017 IAAF World U18 Championships at the Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Leonard Kipkemoi will be out to beat his Personal Best when the Boys 2000m steeplechase final will run on Sunday, the last day of the 2017 IAAF World U18 Championships at the Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Is Nigeria On the Brink of Another Civil War?

[Al Jazeera] On August 1, 1966, after the collapse of last-ditch attempts by Nigeria’s power brokers to prevent the impending civil war, Lieutenant Colonel Odumegwu Ojukwu said only one thing would make the rebels cease fire: “that the Republic of Nige…

[Al Jazeera] On August 1, 1966, after the collapse of last-ditch attempts by Nigeria's power brokers to prevent the impending civil war, Lieutenant Colonel Odumegwu Ojukwu said only one thing would make the rebels cease fire: "that the Republic of Nigeria be split into its component parts; and all southerners in the North be repatriated to the South and that Northerners resident in the South be repatriated to the North".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Education Reform Is Inherently Disruptive

[Observer] Bridge is a disruptive force. It disrupts the status quo through pursing education reform in developing economies, where 263 million children — 61 million primary school children — are out of school and 330 million children are in school b…

[Observer] Bridge is a disruptive force. It disrupts the status quo through pursing education reform in developing economies, where 263 million children -- 61 million primary school children -- are out of school and 330 million children are in school but not learning.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Speaker Pressed to Recuse Himself From Presiding Over Budget

[Observer] A recusal or removal struggle over House Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay has emerged among members of the House of Representatives for the first time this year, and the fourth time since 2006.

[Observer] A recusal or removal struggle over House Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay has emerged among members of the House of Representatives for the first time this year, and the fourth time since 2006.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia