Senators to Defy Code of Conduct

[New Dawn] A least 20 of the 30 senators at the Liberian Senate have vowed to defy the very Code of Conduct which they passed as they get set to endorse the candidacy of Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai from the governing Unity Party tomorrow, Thurs…

[New Dawn] A least 20 of the 30 senators at the Liberian Senate have vowed to defy the very Code of Conduct which they passed as they get set to endorse the candidacy of Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai from the governing Unity Party tomorrow, Thursday, 11 May on the grounds of the Capitol Building. Part V Section 5.1 b) of the 2014 Code of Conduct says officials shall not: use Government facilities, equipment or resources in support of partisan or political activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rep. Chea Wants Vocational School in Fishtown

[New Dawn] River Gee County District #2 Rep. Mr. Christian S. Chea Sr. on Tuesday, 9 May introduced an Act to the Plenary of House of Representatives to create a vocational and technical institute in the county capital, Fishtown.

[New Dawn] River Gee County District #2 Rep. Mr. Christian S. Chea Sr. on Tuesday, 9 May introduced an Act to the Plenary of House of Representatives to create a vocational and technical institute in the county capital, Fishtown.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Jury Panel Warned in LRA Trial

[New Dawn] A jury panel selected to hear facts into an indictment against employees of Liberia’s Revenue Authority or LRA has been warned against discussing the case with lawyers, families or any other person while the case has not yet ended.

[New Dawn] A jury panel selected to hear facts into an indictment against employees of Liberia's Revenue Authority or LRA has been warned against discussing the case with lawyers, families or any other person while the case has not yet ended.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LACC Investigators Accuse Chairman Verdier of Tampering With Cases

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The country’s lead corruption fighting institution – Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) – is massively trailing in the fight against corruption as the country ranks 90 among 175 most corrupt countries around the globe.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The country's lead corruption fighting institution - Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) - is massively trailing in the fight against corruption as the country ranks 90 among 175 most corrupt countries around the globe.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

National Election Commission Issues Writ of Elections for October Polls

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In keeping with chapter 4, section 4.3 (2) of the new election laws of Liberia, the National elections Commission (NEC) has issued writ of election declaring the 2017 electoral process officially open.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In keeping with chapter 4, section 4.3 (2) of the new election laws of Liberia, the National elections Commission (NEC) has issued writ of election declaring the 2017 electoral process officially open.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ex-Tsvangirai Aide Predicts 2018 Opposition Coalition Defeat

[The Herald] Former MDC-T top official turned academic Dr Toendepi Shonhe has predicted grand defeat for a coalition of opposition parties in next year’s harmonised elections, arguing that the opposition suffers ideological bankruptcy and donor fatigue.

[The Herald] Former MDC-T top official turned academic Dr Toendepi Shonhe has predicted grand defeat for a coalition of opposition parties in next year's harmonised elections, arguing that the opposition suffers ideological bankruptcy and donor fatigue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Insensitivity Via Social Media Must Be Tamed

[Daily News] Some cynics propose that human beings and animals should swap habitats – the former should relocate to jungles and the latter should shift to urban centres and villages.

[Daily News] Some cynics propose that human beings and animals should swap habitats - the former should relocate to jungles and the latter should shift to urban centres and villages.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

NEC Issues Election Writs

[Observer] The National Elections Commission (NEC) yesterday reported that over two million eligible voters have registered to vote in the October presidential and legislative elections.

[Observer] The National Elections Commission (NEC) yesterday reported that over two million eligible voters have registered to vote in the October presidential and legislative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

World Bank Group Launches Country Diagnostics

[Observer] The Systematic Country Diagnostics (SCD) consultation, which is aimed at addressing the constraints and pathways for achieving the twin goals of eradicating extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity, has been launched by the World Bank …

[Observer] The Systematic Country Diagnostics (SCD) consultation, which is aimed at addressing the constraints and pathways for achieving the twin goals of eradicating extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity, has been launched by the World Bank Group's Liberia office.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia