Five Incumbent Lawmakers Defeated

[NEWS] Provisional results announced by the National Elections Commission (NEC) indicate that five of Bong County seven representatives have lost their seats at the National Legislature.

[NEWS] Provisional results announced by the National Elections Commission (NEC) indicate that five of Bong County seven representatives have lost their seats at the National Legislature.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UPP Endorses CDC in Possible Runoff

[NEWS] The United People’s Party (UPP) has officially endorsed the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) in an imminent presidential runoff with the ruling Unity Party (UP) next month.

[NEWS] The United People's Party (UPP) has officially endorsed the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) in an imminent presidential runoff with the ruling Unity Party (UP) next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Protesters Warned

[NEWS] The Liberia National Police (LNP) is warning protesters and would-be protesters against demonstrations and/or marches in public place emphasizing that there will be no room for violators.

[NEWS] The Liberia National Police (LNP) is warning protesters and would-be protesters against demonstrations and/or marches in public place emphasizing that there will be no room for violators.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Defeated Candidate Urges Hanson Kiazolu

[New Dawn] A defeated representative candidate from the 10 October elections in Montserrado County Electoral District #17, Joseph J. Brown, is calling on the winner of the district Mr. Hanson Kiazolu to unite residents there.

[New Dawn] A defeated representative candidate from the 10 October elections in Montserrado County Electoral District #17, Joseph J. Brown, is calling on the winner of the district Mr. Hanson Kiazolu to unite residents there.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Crusaders for Peace Hail Carter Center

[New Dawn] The Crusaders for Peace, a local cultural and advocacy group, is commending the Carter Center for the level of support it has given Crusaders during the October elections process. According to the head of the Crusaders for Peace, Cultural Am…

[New Dawn] The Crusaders for Peace, a local cultural and advocacy group, is commending the Carter Center for the level of support it has given Crusaders during the October elections process. According to the head of the Crusaders for Peace, Cultural Ambassador Madam Juli Endee, the Carter Center and the USAID have enable the Crusaders for Peace to carry peace messages in Grand Cape Mount, Nimba and Montserrado counties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Shisha Pens – The New Drug Keeping Students High in Schools

[Nairobi News] The anti-drug abuse authority has raised the red flag on the emergence of shisha hookers, a pen-like device that can be smoked in schools without being noticed by school administrators.

[Nairobi News] The anti-drug abuse authority has raised the red flag on the emergence of shisha hookers, a pen-like device that can be smoked in schools without being noticed by school administrators.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Women Situation Room Releases Electoral Reports

[New Dawn] The Initiator of the Women Situation Room, (WSR), and establishment Coordinator of the Angie Brooks International, (ABIC) Centre, Cllr. Yvette Chesson-Wureh says WSR has received reports from the just ended election from its observers that w…

[New Dawn] The Initiator of the Women Situation Room, (WSR), and establishment Coordinator of the Angie Brooks International, (ABIC) Centre, Cllr. Yvette Chesson-Wureh says WSR has received reports from the just ended election from its observers that were trained to monitor the elections across the country, as well as data received from the public, pointing to some deficiencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Naymote, YPLS Alumni Celebrate World Youth Day for Democracy

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Naymote Partners for Democratic Development, in commemoration of the World Youth Day for Democracy, held a one-day citizen’s engagement event in Montserrado County to remind citizens on the benefits of democracy and cele…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Naymote Partners for Democratic Development, in commemoration of the World Youth Day for Democracy, held a one-day citizen's engagement event in Montserrado County to remind citizens on the benefits of democracy and celebrate young people contributions to sustaining democracy in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Carter Center, Liberia Crusader for Peace Tackle Post-Election Violence

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia Crusader for Peace (LCP) with support from Carter Center says maintaining the peace in Liberia should be a priority of all political party leaders.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia Crusader for Peace (LCP) with support from Carter Center says maintaining the peace in Liberia should be a priority of all political party leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Group Applauds Citizens On ‘Vote of No Confidence’ to Ruling Party

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s leading political movement Transformation Alliance (TA) has applauded Malawians who took part in the just ended by elections that took place in some parts of the country on October 17, saying the results which showed people rejec…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's leading political movement Transformation Alliance (TA) has applauded Malawians who took part in the just ended by elections that took place in some parts of the country on October 17, saying the results which showed people rejected the governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in five constituencies and wards out of six, is a a true reflections of the will of Malawians "under the prevailing economic and political winds".

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi