Anthony Laffor Scores First 2017 League Goal

[Observer] After struggling to get his name on the score sheet for Mamelodi Sundowns in the South African League, Liberian international forward Anthony Laffor on Wednesday scored his first league goal of the season after Sundowns defeated Orlando Pira…

[Observer] After struggling to get his name on the score sheet for Mamelodi Sundowns in the South African League, Liberian international forward Anthony Laffor on Wednesday scored his first league goal of the season after Sundowns defeated Orlando Pirates 3-1.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Japanese Govt Boosts Local Rice Production

[Observer] The Japanese government has donated to Liberian farmers some energy saving farming equipment that will enable them to produce more rice to feed the country’s growing population.

[Observer] The Japanese government has donated to Liberian farmers some energy saving farming equipment that will enable them to produce more rice to feed the country's growing population.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Election Commissions Chair Calls Complaints Fake

[New Dawn] The Chairman of the National Elections Commission describes the recent complaints and evidence submitted to the commission as fake, lacking substance. Addressing a press conference in Monrovia on Wednesday, November 1, Chairman Jerome George…

[New Dawn] The Chairman of the National Elections Commission describes the recent complaints and evidence submitted to the commission as fake, lacking substance. Addressing a press conference in Monrovia on Wednesday, November 1, Chairman Jerome George Korkoya says claims by political parties that ballot papers were buried in Grand Gedeh County and other parts of the country and later discovered by them, are fake and systematic lies.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ebola Vaccine Study Gains Momentum Here

[New Dawn] The ongoing PREVAIL Ebola vaccine study has taken roots in Liberia with many communities embracing the idea of helping to find solution to an international public health problem. PREVAIL is the Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Libe…

[New Dawn] The ongoing PREVAIL Ebola vaccine study has taken roots in Liberia with many communities embracing the idea of helping to find solution to an international public health problem. PREVAIL is the Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia, a joint Liberia-US clinical research program established in 2014 in response to a request by former Liberian Health Minister, Dr. Walter Gwenigale to then U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary, Sylvia Burwell to assist Liberia develop vaccines and therapeutics t

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lafarge Africa Applies to Raise N132 Billon Through Rights Issue

[This Day] Lafarge Africa Plc has formally applied to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) to raise N132 billion fresh capital from existing investors through a Rights Issue.

[This Day] Lafarge Africa Plc has formally applied to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) to raise N132 billion fresh capital from existing investors through a Rights Issue.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

LNP, LIS Deploy Armed Officers

[New Dawn] Citizens and residents of Montserrado County and its environs express fear here the deployment of heavily armed personnel of the Liberia National Police, and the Liberia Immigration Service in the streets of Monrovia and its suburb.

[New Dawn] Citizens and residents of Montserrado County and its environs express fear here the deployment of heavily armed personnel of the Liberia National Police, and the Liberia Immigration Service in the streets of Monrovia and its suburb.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Woman Rents Room for Teenage Girls’ Sexual Exploitation

[Vanguard] A 42-year-old woman, Dupe Sunny, yesterday, in Lagos, appeared in an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrate’s Court, charged with aiding three teenage girls to engage in prostitution.

[Vanguard] A 42-year-old woman, Dupe Sunny, yesterday, in Lagos, appeared in an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrate's Court, charged with aiding three teenage girls to engage in prostitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Parliament to Summon Agric Minister Over Delays in Seeds, Fertiliser Distribution

[New Times] Members of Lower House have resolved to summon Agriculture minister Gerardine Mukeshimana over delays to distribute seeds and fertilisers to farmers during the planting season ended last month.

[New Times] Members of Lower House have resolved to summon Agriculture minister Gerardine Mukeshimana over delays to distribute seeds and fertilisers to farmers during the planting season ended last month.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Determination Is the Key to Rwanda’s Resilience

[New Times] This week’s release of the Doing Business report was again a poignant pointer that the government’s investment into creating a conducive business environment was gaining due recognition.

[New Times] This week's release of the Doing Business report was again a poignant pointer that the government's investment into creating a conducive business environment was gaining due recognition.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda