Art, New Year’s Vibe

[Ethiopian Herald] “With the approaching of a New Year, the holiday vibe creates a feeling that something new, a rosy future, new plans and so many great things are about to come. Moving towards a New Year creates a broad-spectrum of feelings for many …

[Ethiopian Herald] "With the approaching of a New Year, the holiday vibe creates a feeling that something new, a rosy future, new plans and so many great things are about to come. Moving towards a New Year creates a broad-spectrum of feelings for many of us. We react to the holiday season as if a new baby is born and we reap what we sow," said Musician Dawit Yifiru.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Sherman Should Apologize to Pres. Sirleaf

[New Republic] Citizens of Grand Cape Mount County have renewed their calls on their kinsman, Senator Varney Sherman to openly apologize to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for his repeated invectives and counterproductive statements directed at the pre…

[New Republic] Citizens of Grand Cape Mount County have renewed their calls on their kinsman, Senator Varney Sherman to openly apologize to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for his repeated invectives and counterproductive statements directed at the president.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Arms Trade Treaty – Stop ‘Shuffling Paper’ and Start Saving Lives

[FrontPageAfrica] Geneva -States must immediately stop arms transfers that violate the Arms Trade Treaty and are killing and injuring thousands of civilians, the international Control Arms Coalition said today, as an international meeting on the Treaty…

[FrontPageAfrica] Geneva -States must immediately stop arms transfers that violate the Arms Trade Treaty and are killing and injuring thousands of civilians, the international Control Arms Coalition said today, as an international meeting on the Treaty begins in Geneva.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘VP Boakai Should Have Driven to Southeast’ – Alexander Cummings

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Looking to cement his argument about the need to improve road conditions in Southeast Liberia, Alexander Cummings, Standard Bearer of the Alternative National Congress, is throwing jabs at Vice President Joseph Boakia’s deci…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Looking to cement his argument about the need to improve road conditions in Southeast Liberia, Alexander Cummings, Standard Bearer of the Alternative National Congress, is throwing jabs at Vice President Joseph Boakia's decision to fly into the area where he is currently on a campaign tour of one of the most challenging parts of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Many Liberians Exposed to Cancer Living in Asbestos Roofed Buildings

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Many Liberians are quite unaware of the severe health hazards they are exposed to living or working in buildings roofed with asbestos sheets and tiles – a type of roofing sheet that can cause mesothelioma (a type of cancer).

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Many Liberians are quite unaware of the severe health hazards they are exposed to living or working in buildings roofed with asbestos sheets and tiles - a type of roofing sheet that can cause mesothelioma (a type of cancer).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission Clears Tailor Union Official of Criminal Charges

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has dropped corruption charges the Board of Liberia National Tailors, Textiles, Garments and Allied Workers Union (LNTTGAWU) brought against Rajan Kromah, the secretary general. …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has dropped corruption charges the Board of Liberia National Tailors, Textiles, Garments and Allied Workers Union (LNTTGAWU) brought against Rajan Kromah, the secretary general. On September 27, 2012, the LNTTGAWU Board alleged that Mr. Kromah and the union's President, Saah Taylor, misapplied US$93,000 they (the union) collected from members as dues and government taxes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Press Union of Liberia – ‘Irresponsible Leadership’ – a Cause for Concern

[FrontPageAfrica] IN MOST PARTS of the world, the media commands great deal of influence on societies far and wide. It is for this reason that they are regarded as the Fourth Estate, a term derived from traditional European concept of the three estates…

[FrontPageAfrica] IN MOST PARTS of the world, the media commands great deal of influence on societies far and wide. It is for this reason that they are regarded as the Fourth Estate, a term derived from traditional European concept of the three estates of realm: the clergy, the nobility, and the commoners - in reference to the separation of powers in government - the Legislative, Executive and the Judiciary.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia