New Speaker Picks Committee to Review House Rules

[Observer] Against calls for the election of heads of statutory committees – similar to what the Senate has done – House Speaker Dr. Bhofal Chambers has appointed an eight-man ad hoc committee to review the rules and regulations of the House of Represe…

[Observer] Against calls for the election of heads of statutory committees - similar to what the Senate has done - House Speaker Dr. Bhofal Chambers has appointed an eight-man ad hoc committee to review the rules and regulations of the House of Representatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LACC Wants Weah Declare Assets

[Observer] President-elect George Manneh Weah and the majority of the Legislature have yet to declare their assets as required under the Code of Conduct, says Cllr. Augustine Toe, acting chair of the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC), who has c…

[Observer] President-elect George Manneh Weah and the majority of the Legislature have yet to declare their assets as required under the Code of Conduct, says Cllr. Augustine Toe, acting chair of the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC), who has called on Weah to take the lead.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Adesina – ‘AfDB Remain Supportive of Liberia’s Development Under Weah’

[Observer] Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has assured Liberians that the bank will remain supportive of Liberia’s development efforts and will continue its engagement with the new administration of President-e…

[Observer] Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has assured Liberians that the bank will remain supportive of Liberia's development efforts and will continue its engagement with the new administration of President-elect George Manneh Weah.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Young Women Form Ladies Talk to Empower Teens

[New Era] Windhoek -Two young women have come up with an initiative called ‘Ladies Talk’ with a purpose of empowering and encouraging teenage girls, especially those about to enter university.

[New Era] Windhoek -Two young women have come up with an initiative called 'Ladies Talk' with a purpose of empowering and encouraging teenage girls, especially those about to enter university.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Lüderitz Endures Housing Scarcity

[New Era] Lüderitz -Lüderitz Mayor Hilaria Mukapuli says the town council faces the perennial challenge of residential housing caused by slow land delivery due to budgetary constraints.

[New Era] Lüderitz -Lüderitz Mayor Hilaria Mukapuli says the town council faces the perennial challenge of residential housing caused by slow land delivery due to budgetary constraints.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Postponement of the Students Detainees Trial of ‘El Luali Comrades’

[SPS] Marrakesh -The Marrakesh Court of Justice has decided to postpone the trial of the Saharawi political prisoners ,well known El Luali comrades ,to the February 13, justifying that by the absence of four detainees.

[SPS] Marrakesh -The Marrakesh Court of Justice has decided to postpone the trial of the Saharawi political prisoners ,well known El Luali comrades ,to the February 13, justifying that by the absence of four detainees.

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara

Weah Talks Tough

[New Republic] If only he complements his promises, tough-talking posture to seriously practical actions, President- elect George Weah would go down in history as the true messiah Liberians longed for decades.

[New Republic] If only he complements his promises, tough-talking posture to seriously practical actions, President- elect George Weah would go down in history as the true messiah Liberians longed for decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Final Session of Legislature Extended

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has issued a proclamation extending the sixth and final session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia by nine days beginning January 4, 2018.

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has issued a proclamation extending the sixth and final session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia by nine days beginning January 4, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia