Stop Undermining’

[New Dawn] Bomi County Community College or BCCC president Dr. Zobong B. Norman is urging citizens of Bomi County to stop undermining the growth and development of the college.

[New Dawn] Bomi County Community College or BCCC president Dr. Zobong B. Norman is urging citizens of Bomi County to stop undermining the growth and development of the college.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘UP Will Not Reach Second Round’

[New Dawn] Opposition Alternative National Congress or ANC Chairman Mr. Orishall Gould has predicted here that the ruling establishment will not make it to the second round after the October legislative and presidential elections.

[New Dawn] Opposition Alternative National Congress or ANC Chairman Mr. Orishall Gould has predicted here that the ruling establishment will not make it to the second round after the October legislative and presidential elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UP Smokes Peace Pipe

[New Dawn] Barely weeks after Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai, current standard bearer of the governing Unity Party broke silence here, accusing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of abandoning the party, both leaders appear to have reconciled and are…

[New Dawn] Barely weeks after Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai, current standard bearer of the governing Unity Party broke silence here, accusing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of abandoning the party, both leaders appear to have reconciled and are back on course with President Sirleaf calling for forward march of the UP.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Tyler, Others Risk Salaries Cuts

[New Dawn] Former House Speaker J. Alex Tyler and several other lawmakers risk losing their salaries and benefits for not attending regular legislative sessions here.

[New Dawn] Former House Speaker J. Alex Tyler and several other lawmakers risk losing their salaries and benefits for not attending regular legislative sessions here.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GW Indictees Reject Jury Trial

[New Dawn] After pleading “not guilty” to their indictment, past and present Liberian officials jointly facing economic sabotage trial have all rejected trial by jury, except for indicted U.K. – based Sable Mining executive Klaus Piprek whose plea and …

[New Dawn] After pleading "not guilty" to their indictment, past and present Liberian officials jointly facing economic sabotage trial have all rejected trial by jury, except for indicted U.K. - based Sable Mining executive Klaus Piprek whose plea and decision regarding jury this paper did not see in the court minutes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Talks Politics At Diplomatic Meeting

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has told a diplomatic retreat here that she had to run out of the meeting to get engage into politics, something which suggests that the president will not be an onlooker in the October 10, Presidential and Le…

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has told a diplomatic retreat here that she had to run out of the meeting to get engage into politics, something which suggests that the president will not be an onlooker in the October 10, Presidential and Legislative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Prasa Locomotives Contractor Paid ANC ‘Fundraisers’

[News24Wire] Less than a week after Prasa made its first payment of nearly R500 million to the supplier of the controversial Afro4000 locomotives, the latter’s managing director paid an amount of R14.3 million into the account of a lawyer who had intro…

[News24Wire] Less than a week after Prasa made its first payment of nearly R500 million to the supplier of the controversial Afro4000 locomotives, the latter's managing director paid an amount of R14.3 million into the account of a lawyer who had introduced himself as a fundraiser for the ANC.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Challenge for Engineers and Scholars

[Nation] I was privileged last year to attend the Smart Africa Summit in Kigali. The high-level event was co-convened by the Rwanda Government and the International Telecommunication Union. It featured eight heads of state and government (or representa…

[Nation] I was privileged last year to attend the Smart Africa Summit in Kigali. The high-level event was co-convened by the Rwanda Government and the International Telecommunication Union. It featured eight heads of state and government (or representatives), dozens of Cabinet ministers, and hundreds of chief executives of leading local and global corporates, among thousands of captains of industry, mainly from Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Court Criticises John Githongo for Skipping Session

[Nation] The anti-corruption court expressed disappointment with former Ethics and Governance permanent secretary John Githongo, for his failure to appear and testify in the ongoing trial of suspects linked to the controversial Anglo Leasing E-cops pro…

[Nation] The anti-corruption court expressed disappointment with former Ethics and Governance permanent secretary John Githongo, for his failure to appear and testify in the ongoing trial of suspects linked to the controversial Anglo Leasing E-cops project.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya