CCTV Footage Shows Customs Staff Receive U.S.$500 Bribe

[Observer] Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) footage authorized by Criminal Court ‘C’ yesterday to be viewed by jurors has revealed defendants Joseph Weeks and Linda Sumowood, as persons receiving US$500 as a bribe from one Varney Johnson.

[Observer] Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) footage authorized by Criminal Court 'C' yesterday to be viewed by jurors has revealed defendants Joseph Weeks and Linda Sumowood, as persons receiving US$500 as a bribe from one Varney Johnson.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senate Angry, Disappointed

[Observer] Angry and disappointed members of the Senate yesterday voted unanimously to mandate their respective committees to investigate President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s Executive Order 84, which reduces the country’s Inshore Exclusive Zone (IEZ) fro…

[Observer] Angry and disappointed members of the Senate yesterday voted unanimously to mandate their respective committees to investigate President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's Executive Order 84, which reduces the country's Inshore Exclusive Zone (IEZ) from six nautical miles to three.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nimba County Gets 5th Superintendent

[Observer] Nimba County’s 5th superintendent under the administration of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was on Saturday, May 13, inducted into office in the provincial city of Sanniquellie.

[Observer] Nimba County's 5th superintendent under the administration of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was on Saturday, May 13, inducted into office in the provincial city of Sanniquellie.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sister Laurene Memorializes Angie Brooks With a Biography

[Observer] Sister Mary Laurene Brown, President of Stella Maris Polytechnic – a Roman Catholic institution of higher learning, and author of many textbooks and other publications, is already one of the nation’s most outstanding daughters.

[Observer] Sister Mary Laurene Brown, President of Stella Maris Polytechnic - a Roman Catholic institution of higher learning, and author of many textbooks and other publications, is already one of the nation's most outstanding daughters.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Two Districts Endorse VP Boakai

[Observer] Citizens of Gbarma and Kongba districts in Gbarpolu County on Saturday, May 20, presented a statement of support for the presidential bid of Vice President Joseph N. Boakai.

[Observer] Citizens of Gbarma and Kongba districts in Gbarpolu County on Saturday, May 20, presented a statement of support for the presidential bid of Vice President Joseph N. Boakai.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Students Taking WAEC At Home Schools Raises Eyebrows

[Observer] The head of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) in Liberia, John Y. Gayvolor, says there is no need for alarm over students taking their WAEC examinations on their own campuses while their principals serve as supervisors.

[Observer] The head of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) in Liberia, John Y. Gayvolor, says there is no need for alarm over students taking their WAEC examinations on their own campuses while their principals serve as supervisors.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Harare Crafts Investment Policy

[The Herald] Harare City Council has crafted an investment policy aimed at creating an enabling business environment and making Harare an attractive investment destination.

[The Herald] Harare City Council has crafted an investment policy aimed at creating an enabling business environment and making Harare an attractive investment destination.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Senate Delays Ombudsman’s Confirmation

[New Republic] The office of the Ombudsman has again suffered another setback by the Liberian Senate thereby deferring the debate on the ad-hoc committee. It can be recalled that the plenary of the Liberian Senate setup a five man ad-hoc committee head…

[New Republic] The office of the Ombudsman has again suffered another setback by the Liberian Senate thereby deferring the debate on the ad-hoc committee. It can be recalled that the plenary of the Liberian Senate setup a five man ad-hoc committee headed by Bomi County Senator, Cllr. Morris Saytumah to create an operational framework for the office of the Ombudsman before confirming those nominated by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to occupy the office of the Ombudsman.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia