Uproar in Parliament As Ruling Party Nominates Opposition MP to Its Committee

[Monitor] Kampala -A decision by the Government Chief Whip, Ms Ruth Nankabirwa to designate a member of the Opposition Uganda Peoples Congress to become the vice chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Information and Communication Technology (IC…

[Monitor] Kampala -A decision by the Government Chief Whip, Ms Ruth Nankabirwa to designate a member of the Opposition Uganda Peoples Congress to become the vice chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has annoyed numerous opposition legislators.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Legislators’ Support for Boakai Presidential Bid Reaches 51

[Observer] As of July 4, the total number of legislators who have given public recognition and endorsement of the presidential bid of Vice President Joseph N. Boakai stands at 51, with the latest support from Independent Representative Julie F. Wiah.

[Observer] As of July 4, the total number of legislators who have given public recognition and endorsement of the presidential bid of Vice President Joseph N. Boakai stands at 51, with the latest support from Independent Representative Julie F. Wiah.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

66 Incumbents Up for Re-Election

[Observer] With seven days to the end of Candidate Nomination of the 2017 presidential and representative elections, the Daily Observer has gathered that at least 66 of the 73 incumbents are vying to return to the House of Representatives.

[Observer] With seven days to the end of Candidate Nomination of the 2017 presidential and representative elections, the Daily Observer has gathered that at least 66 of the 73 incumbents are vying to return to the House of Representatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LNP Assures Political Parties of Protection

[NEWS] Liberia’s Police Inspector General, Gregory O. W. Coleman, has recommitted the Liberia National Police’s willingness to work with all political parties and candidates during the course of the 2017 Presidential and Representatives Elections.

[NEWS] Liberia's Police Inspector General, Gregory O. W. Coleman, has recommitted the Liberia National Police's willingness to work with all political parties and candidates during the course of the 2017 Presidential and Representatives Elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

“No Luck in Success and Happiness”

[Observer] The head of the National Youth Movement for Transparent Elections (NAYMOTE), Mr. Eddie Jarwolo, has admonished his fellow citizens to be serious and work hard for the good they pursue without thinking that there is anything called good luck …

[Observer] The head of the National Youth Movement for Transparent Elections (NAYMOTE), Mr. Eddie Jarwolo, has admonished his fellow citizens to be serious and work hard for the good they pursue without thinking that there is anything called good luck in the success and happiness they may be pursuing.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Checago Bright Foundation to Host 4th Annual Fundraiser – Under Water Is Life

[Observer] This year, the Checago Bright Foundation (CBF) will be hosting its 4th annual fundraising gala where it will highlight the charity’s past and present accomplishments, honor individuals, businesses and organizations that have contributed to t…

[Observer] This year, the Checago Bright Foundation (CBF) will be hosting its 4th annual fundraising gala where it will highlight the charity's past and present accomplishments, honor individuals, businesses and organizations that have contributed to the Liberian community, and raise support for its 2017/2018 projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ecobank Named As the ‘Most Compliant Taxpayer’

[Observer] The Government through the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) on Saturday, July 1, awarded several taxpayers with the pan-African commercial bank, Ecobank Liberia, named as the ‘Most Large Compliant’ taxpayer.

[Observer] The Government through the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) on Saturday, July 1, awarded several taxpayers with the pan-African commercial bank, Ecobank Liberia, named as the 'Most Large Compliant' taxpayer.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia