Movee Unveils Platform

[Observer] The standard bearer of the Movement for Economic Empowerment (MOVEE), Dr. J. Mills Jones, has unveiled the party’s blueprint, saying the economy under his government will be the wellspring for other improvements, including, but not limited t…

[Observer] The standard bearer of the Movement for Economic Empowerment (MOVEE), Dr. J. Mills Jones, has unveiled the party's blueprint, saying the economy under his government will be the wellspring for other improvements, including, but not limited to the provision of better social services and improved economic infrastructure, if he is elected President next Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘A Movee Govt Will Support Sports Development’

[Observer] The Movement for Economic Empowerment (MOVEE) is the first political party that has stated its position on why the development of sports should be a national priority.

[Observer] The Movement for Economic Empowerment (MOVEE) is the first political party that has stated its position on why the development of sports should be a national priority.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

What Have They (UP) Done in 12 Years?

[Observer] Today, the ALDC examines the incumbent ruling party through the lens of its economic or political participations in the Liberian public sphere. The Unity Party has led Liberia’s executive branch for 12 years under the leadership of Madam Ell…

[Observer] Today, the ALDC examines the incumbent ruling party through the lens of its economic or political participations in the Liberian public sphere. The Unity Party has led Liberia's executive branch for 12 years under the leadership of Madam Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, the associate degree holder of Madison Business College and the Harvard trained Master of Public Administration; assisted by her deputy, Vice President Joseph Boakai, who holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business administration from LU and gradu

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Miss Liberia May Miss Miss World

[Observer] No pun intended. As things stand, Miss Liberia, Wokie Dolo, may likely not participate in this year’s Miss World, which is expected to take place in China by the end of the year. Although the official date and venue of the finals have not be…

[Observer] No pun intended. As things stand, Miss Liberia, Wokie Dolo, may likely not participate in this year's Miss World, which is expected to take place in China by the end of the year. Although the official date and venue of the finals have not been announced, contestants are expected to arrive in China early November; but Dolo has not been able to secure funds for her trip.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Asst. Minister for Trade Presents Liberia’s Paper On SDGs in Zimbabwe

[Observer] Assistant Labor Minister for Trade Union Affairs and Social Dialogue, Emmett Manley Crayton has presented Liberia’s position paper on the Sustainable Development Goals Reporting and Decent Work.

[Observer] Assistant Labor Minister for Trade Union Affairs and Social Dialogue, Emmett Manley Crayton has presented Liberia's position paper on the Sustainable Development Goals Reporting and Decent Work.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

It’s Time for Direct Democracy Instead of the Corrupt Representative Democracy

[Observer] After 170 years on the wrong track led by Liberia’s political elites, it’s time to make democracy work in Liberia by introducing a government of the people, by the people and for the people, starting with a constitution that empowers the peo…

[Observer] After 170 years on the wrong track led by Liberia's political elites, it's time to make democracy work in Liberia by introducing a government of the people, by the people and for the people, starting with a constitution that empowers the people. In 2017, Liberians should not focus on the presidency or platforms of politicians or what candidates promise to do in 100 days or 1000 days because with widespread barbaric human sacrifices of innocent children during this election cycle, skyrocketing unemployment,

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U.S. Based Liberian Writer Launches Book of Historical Documents

[Observer] A Liberian writer residing in the United States has launched a book aimed at improving Liberians’ knowledge about the Constitution and other historical national documents at the Greater Vision Mission in New Kru Town, Monrovia.

[Observer] A Liberian writer residing in the United States has launched a book aimed at improving Liberians' knowledge about the Constitution and other historical national documents at the Greater Vision Mission in New Kru Town, Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mr. Cummings, How Realistic Is Your Pledge to Provide 100,000 Jobs in the First 100 Days?

[Observer] As part of his platform promises to the Liberian people, the political leader of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), Alexander B. Cummings, said that if elected, he would provide 100,000 jobs in the first 100 days of his administration.

[Observer] As part of his platform promises to the Liberian people, the political leader of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), Alexander B. Cummings, said that if elected, he would provide 100,000 jobs in the first 100 days of his administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia