Uganda Grapples With High Fibre Content in Water Sources

[East African] A recent global study on drinking water, whose results are meant to show the consequences of plastic use by humans, shows that most of the contamination found in tap and deionised water (mineral water) is as a result of synthetic fibres,…

[East African] A recent global study on drinking water, whose results are meant to show the consequences of plastic use by humans, shows that most of the contamination found in tap and deionised water (mineral water) is as a result of synthetic fibres, from items like the clothes we wear.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Stakeholders Advance Ideas to Improve Tourism in Liberia

[New Republic] On the commemoration of World Tourism Day in Liberia, stakeholders within the sector have advanced new concepts to improve the sector and make it sustainable for development.

[New Republic] On the commemoration of World Tourism Day in Liberia, stakeholders within the sector have advanced new concepts to improve the sector and make it sustainable for development.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Scientists Unlock Mysteries of How Ebola Uses People’s Immune Defenses to Cause Infection

[New Republic] Scientists from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have gained new insight into how the Ebola virus uses the body’s natural defenses to speed the rate of infection and unleash its lethal disease, according to a new repor…

[New Republic] Scientists from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have gained new insight into how the Ebola virus uses the body's natural defenses to speed the rate of infection and unleash its lethal disease, according to a new report in mBio.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MDR Identifies Decongestion Plans for Monrovia, If….

[New Republic] The standard-bearer of the Movement for Democracy & Reconstruction (MDR), Prince Yormie Johnson, has identified and stressed the Importance of constructing what he calls: “Toll Roads System across Liberia” that will compel every well-meaning citizens of the country, who have the minds for developments to make generous contributions; by paying certain amounts for the usage and maintenance of such roads, if elected to the presidency.

[New Republic] The standard-bearer of the Movement for Democracy & Reconstruction (MDR), Prince Yormie Johnson, has identified and stressed the Importance of constructing what he calls: "Toll Roads System across Liberia" that will compel every well-meaning citizens of the country, who have the minds for developments to make generous contributions; by paying certain amounts for the usage and maintenance of such roads, if elected to the presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

History of Political Violence – Colonialism, Vigilantes and Militias

[The Conversation Africa] The Supreme Court decision to nullify Kenya’s presidential election and hold a new poll has reignited fears that the country could descend into violence.

[The Conversation Africa] The Supreme Court decision to nullify Kenya's presidential election and hold a new poll has reignited fears that the country could descend into violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Press Union of Liberia Denies Signing New Contract for Headquarters

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -After providing two conflicting stories to save its image from what appears to be a bogus headquarters agreement, the Press Union of Liberia has again provided another account, this time denying ever finalizing a contract fo…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -After providing two conflicting stories to save its image from what appears to be a bogus headquarters agreement, the Press Union of Liberia has again provided another account, this time denying ever finalizing a contract for its head office.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ALP Plans National Prayer Day for Peaceful Elections

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The political leader of the All Liberian Party (ALP) Mr. Benoni Urey has disclosed plans to hold a victory parade and an inter-religious thanksgiving service for peaceful elections in Liberia.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The political leader of the All Liberian Party (ALP) Mr. Benoni Urey has disclosed plans to hold a victory parade and an inter-religious thanksgiving service for peaceful elections in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NHA, UN-Habitat Partner to Improve Living Conditions of Monrovia Slums

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Cities Alliance, a global partner of UN-Habitat says almost a quarter of Liberians live in the slums of greater Monrovia, and face the challenge of living in poor housing with inadequate water supply and very little sanitation.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Cities Alliance, a global partner of UN-Habitat says almost a quarter of Liberians live in the slums of greater Monrovia, and face the challenge of living in poor housing with inadequate water supply and very little sanitation.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Alternative National Congress Unveils First 100-Day Deliverables

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -With less than two weeks to the general and Presidential elections, the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) of retired Coca Cola executive, Alexander Cummings, has unveiled its platform and first hundred-day deliv…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -With less than two weeks to the general and Presidential elections, the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) of retired Coca Cola executive, Alexander Cummings, has unveiled its platform and first hundred-day deliverables it intends to achieve following ascendancy to the presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia