Heavy Storm Leaves Trail of Ruined Homes in Nimba

[Observer] A torrential tropical rainstorm backed by heavy winds have destroyed several houses in Beo Blemieplay Town, Twah River District in Nimba County, leaving hundreds of residents homeless.

[Observer] A torrential tropical rainstorm backed by heavy winds have destroyed several houses in Beo Blemieplay Town, Twah River District in Nimba County, leaving hundreds of residents homeless.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cemenco Donates 400 P. E. T-Shirts to Students

[Observer] As part of its social corporate responsibility, and in collaboration with the Smythe Foundation, the Liberia Cement Corporation (CEMENCO) has provided about 400 printed T-shirts to the More Than Me Public School in the Fofee Town Community, …

[Observer] As part of its social corporate responsibility, and in collaboration with the Smythe Foundation, the Liberia Cement Corporation (CEMENCO) has provided about 400 printed T-shirts to the More Than Me Public School in the Fofee Town Community, outside Monrovia. The students will wear the T-shirts during their physical education (P. E.) sessions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

CMC Ends Workplace in Health, Safety and Nebosh Training

[Observer] The thirty participants who completed the first of a 10-day training conducted by the National Examination Board for Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) have been challenged to properly and adequately tranfer knowledge they acquired duri…

[Observer] The thirty participants who completed the first of a 10-day training conducted by the National Examination Board for Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) have been challenged to properly and adequately tranfer knowledge they acquired during the intensive safety training to benefit their respective institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Low VR Turnout Worries INHRC

[Observer] The Independent National Human Rights Commission (INHCR) has expressed concern over the low turnout of eligible citizens to register to vote in the October 10 Presidential and representative polls.

[Observer] The Independent National Human Rights Commission (INHCR) has expressed concern over the low turnout of eligible citizens to register to vote in the October 10 Presidential and representative polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

U.S.$ 1 M for 37 Employees

[NEWS] Financially challenged National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL) has budgeted for its Fiscal year 2016/17 US$1,584,000 as personnel or employees’ expense, the performance report for State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) has revealed.

[NEWS] Financially challenged National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL) has budgeted for its Fiscal year 2016/17 US$1,584,000 as personnel or employees' expense, the performance report for State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Fire Disaster Killed Three Persons

[NEWS] A fire disaster in the Christian Community, Lower Johnsonville has left three persons dead. Bystanders told this paper last Saturday that the cause of the fire was a result of candle light. The Christian community is situated along the Neezoe an…

[NEWS] A fire disaster in the Christian Community, Lower Johnsonville has left three persons dead. Bystanders told this paper last Saturday that the cause of the fire was a result of candle light. The Christian community is situated along the Neezoe and Pipeline communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Court Fines Sherman, Others

[NEWS] Criminal Court “C” Judge Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay has fined Senator Varney Sherman and others for their failure to appear in Court on Monday, March 6, 2017.

[NEWS] Criminal Court "C" Judge Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay has fined Senator Varney Sherman and others for their failure to appear in Court on Monday, March 6, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Fuss Over Forest Reserves in Nimba

[NEWS] Residents of several towns in three districts in Nimba County are said to be divided over the Blei Community Forest Reserves, a 629 hectares of forest set aside by locals, with assistance from NGO for conservation purposes.

[NEWS] Residents of several towns in three districts in Nimba County are said to be divided over the Blei Community Forest Reserves, a 629 hectares of forest set aside by locals, with assistance from NGO for conservation purposes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UN Chief – World Is Neglecting Risk of Famine in Somalia

[Shabelle] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has warned that the plight of the Somali people has been “neglected” amid an impending famine. Guterres, who is in the capital Mogadishu on his first field mission since taking up his position, said that Somalia’s crisis risks being overlooked by the world. The UN estimates that over six million people, which is more than half of Somalia’s population, is in need of humanitarian assistance.

[Shabelle] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has warned that the plight of the Somali people has been "neglected" amid an impending famine. Guterres, who is in the capital Mogadishu on his first field mission since taking up his position, said that Somalia's crisis risks being overlooked by the world. The UN estimates that over six million people, which is more than half of Somalia's population, is in need of humanitarian assistance.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia