Samukai, Dennis, Others Honored

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has honored Defense Minister Brownie Samukai, Out-going UL President Dr. Emmet Dennis and the late former Internal Affairs Minister, Ambullai Bolah Johnson, posthumously. The Special Investiture ceremonies took pl…

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has honored Defense Minister Brownie Samukai, Out-going UL President Dr. Emmet Dennis and the late former Internal Affairs Minister, Ambullai Bolah Johnson, posthumously. The Special Investiture ceremonies took place on Monday at the C. Cecil Dennis Auditorium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

New USAID Project to Benefit ‘Out-of-School’ Children

[NEWS] The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced the award of a US$33.9M contract to Education for Development Center for the implementation of USAID’s new Accelerated Quality Education for Liberia (AQE) activity, whi…

[NEWS] The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced the award of a US$33.9M contract to Education for Development Center for the implementation of USAID's new Accelerated Quality Education for Liberia (AQE) activity, which focuses on over-age and out-of-school learners whose education was disrupted by the prolonged civil crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

FDA Workers Awarded L$1.5 Million

[NEWS] The Supreme Court of Liberia has awarded 68 members of the Workers Union of the Forestry Development Authority (WUFDA) a total of LD$1,524,400 as salary arrears and transportation reimbursement and US$22,386 for housing allowance.

[NEWS] The Supreme Court of Liberia has awarded 68 members of the Workers Union of the Forestry Development Authority (WUFDA) a total of LD$1,524,400 as salary arrears and transportation reimbursement and US$22,386 for housing allowance.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Boakai, Ghana’s Akufo-Addo Hold Talks

[NEWS] Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has held talks with Ghana’s President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in Accra at which time he formally conveyed the best wishes of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the Government and people of Liberia at the 60th An…

[NEWS] Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has held talks with Ghana's President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in Accra at which time he formally conveyed the best wishes of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the Government and people of Liberia at the 60th Anniversary of the Republic of Ghana that was attended by several African Heads of State.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Cashgate Convict Kalonga Feels Betrayed

[Nyasa Times] Cashgate convict Leonard Kalonga who is being used as a State witness in the K2.4 billion scam has blamed the People’s Party (PP) regime for failing to shield Cashgaters like himself and only shown signs to protect former Accountant Gener…

[Nyasa Times] Cashgate convict Leonard Kalonga who is being used as a State witness in the K2.4 billion scam has blamed the People's Party (PP) regime for failing to shield Cashgaters like himself and only shown signs to protect former Accountant General David Kandonje and former budget director Paul Mphwiyo.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Tuno Ropes in Young Kay On New Song

[Nyasa Times] Singer and model Tuno has kicked off the New Year with a new song “One thing” on which she has joined forces with legendary rapper Young Kay.

[Nyasa Times] Singer and model Tuno has kicked off the New Year with a new song "One thing" on which she has joined forces with legendary rapper Young Kay.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Women Basketball Team Leave For Mozambique

[The Herald] Basketball Union of Zimbabwe president Addison Chiware has conceded the senior women team has a tough assignment against Mozambique in the AfroBasket qualifiers expected to start today in Maputo. Zimbabwe and Mozambique will battle it out …

[The Herald] Basketball Union of Zimbabwe president Addison Chiware has conceded the senior women team has a tough assignment against Mozambique in the AfroBasket qualifiers expected to start today in Maputo. Zimbabwe and Mozambique will battle it out for a ticket to the AfroBasket Championships scheduled for later this year. The team left for Mozambique on Tuesday and the matches have been slated for today and tomorrow after South Africa withdrew from the competition early this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Apo Six Killings: Court Sentences Two Police Officers to Death

[Premium Times] Justice Ishaq Bello of the Federal Capital Territory High Court on Thursday found two accused persons, Ezekiel Acheneje and Baba Emmanuel, guilty for their roles in the killing of six Igbo traders in 2005.

[Premium Times] Justice Ishaq Bello of the Federal Capital Territory High Court on Thursday found two accused persons, Ezekiel Acheneje and Baba Emmanuel, guilty for their roles in the killing of six Igbo traders in 2005.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hospitals Run Out of Anti-Malaria Drugs

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government is facing challenges to fight malaria that kills many people every day, with the news about the acute shortage of anti-malarial drugs in the country.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government is facing challenges to fight malaria that kills many people every day, with the news about the acute shortage of anti-malarial drugs in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi