NFA Commends President Sirleaf

[New Dawn] The National Food Fortification Alliance (NFA) has commended President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf for signing into law the Liberia regulation for wheat flour fortification.A press release issued Thursday, 7 September says the regulation that wa…

[New Dawn] The National Food Fortification Alliance (NFA) has commended President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf for signing into law the Liberia regulation for wheat flour fortification.A press release issued Thursday, 7 September says the regulation that was signed is intended to make both domestic and import products to be fortified with nutrient types and level that match Liberia adopted fortification standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Carter Center Ends FOI Training With Security

[New Dawn] Carter Center has ended a three-month long training for officials from various sectors of Government on the effective application of the Freedom of Information Law. The law was legislated here few years ago to enable the public, including me…

[New Dawn] Carter Center has ended a three-month long training for officials from various sectors of Government on the effective application of the Freedom of Information Law. The law was legislated here few years ago to enable the public, including media and journalists have access to public information.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Justice Minister On Liberia’s Peace

[New Dawn] Justice Minister and Attorney General Cllr. Frederick D. Cherue says if Liberians wanted peace, they will follow rules set by the National Elections Commission (NEC) for a process free of violence and tension, in addition to security forces’…

[New Dawn] Justice Minister and Attorney General Cllr. Frederick D. Cherue says if Liberians wanted peace, they will follow rules set by the National Elections Commission (NEC) for a process free of violence and tension, in addition to security forces' role of protecting these elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Strengthening Private Sector Development in Liberia

[New Dawn] The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has donated a vehicle and six brand new Jincheng JC125 GY jungle motorbikes to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI).

[New Dawn] The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has donated a vehicle and six brand new Jincheng JC125 GY jungle motorbikes to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Capitol Building Dead

[New Dawn] Ongoing political campaigns here appear to be having serious impact on the effective functions of lawmakers on Capitol Hill, as members of both the House of Representatives and the Liberian Senate are unable to have quorum to conduct regular…

[New Dawn] Ongoing political campaigns here appear to be having serious impact on the effective functions of lawmakers on Capitol Hill, as members of both the House of Representatives and the Liberian Senate are unable to have quorum to conduct regular sessions, barely 32 days to the October 10th presidential and representative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sherman Fears Own Shadow

[New Dawn] The former chairman of the beleaguered ruling Unity Party or UP, now Senator Varney Sherman appears to be running away from his own shadow days after he branded President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, his party sitting president as being ungrateful…

[New Dawn] The former chairman of the beleaguered ruling Unity Party or UP, now Senator Varney Sherman appears to be running away from his own shadow days after he branded President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, his party sitting president as being ungrateful. Sherman who is currently smarting under a USD950, 000 alleged bribery scandal told local journalists at the Capitol Building last week that Mrs. Sirleaf is ungrateful and that she has paid him evil for good.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia