Deputy Defense Minister Craves Ecowas Intervention in Electoral Process

[Observer] The Deputy Minister of Defense for Operations , Saint Jerome Larbelle, has urged the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to continue its support to the electoral process in Liberia.

[Observer] The Deputy Minister of Defense for Operations , Saint Jerome Larbelle, has urged the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to continue its support to the electoral process in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

No Date for Court Judgement on Polls Case

[Observer] Despite assuring the public that it would expeditiously hear and decide reported claims of election malpractices, the Supreme Court is yet to announce when it would render judgment into the Unity Party (UP) versus the National Elections Comm…

[Observer] Despite assuring the public that it would expeditiously hear and decide reported claims of election malpractices, the Supreme Court is yet to announce when it would render judgment into the Unity Party (UP) versus the National Elections Commission (NEC) complaint of non-implementation of its (Court) mandate.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rappers Criticize Gender Inequality in Music Industry

[Observer] R&B singers J. Glo and Angie Tonton have said the increase in gender inequality this year in the Liberia music industry, which has never been seen before, is the primary factor for the huge decline of female musicians in the industry.

[Observer] R&B singers J. Glo and Angie Tonton have said the increase in gender inequality this year in the Liberia music industry, which has never been seen before, is the primary factor for the huge decline of female musicians in the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rule of Law Reset – the Case of Liberia’s Fraught Elections 2017

[Observer] The December 7 landmark Supreme Court of Liberia decision in Liberty Party et al, versus the National Election Commission (NEC) was a pinnacle of rule of law reset in Liberia.

[Observer] The December 7 landmark Supreme Court of Liberia decision in Liberty Party et al, versus the National Election Commission (NEC) was a pinnacle of rule of law reset in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Sirleaf Dedicates Development Projects – Honored By Association of Internal Affairs Women

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated separate development projects on Tubman Boulevard, Bentol and the Freeport of Monrovia. She said Liberia stands to experience growth and development once people are committed and take owne…

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated separate development projects on Tubman Boulevard, Bentol and the Freeport of Monrovia. She said Liberia stands to experience growth and development once people are committed and take ownership. She said the growth and development of the country cannot be about the many hospitals and schools built; but the way Liberians will conduct themselves, stressing - Liberians should take responsibility to sustain the growth and development and not to always rely on other

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Ellen Is the Evil Hand Controlling Weah,’ Says ALP’s Urey

[Observer] The political leader of the All Liberian Party (ALP), Benoni W. Urey, has described Senator George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) as a “good, humble and respectful person” that should not be given the Liberian presidency, …

[Observer] The political leader of the All Liberian Party (ALP), Benoni W. Urey, has described Senator George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) as a "good, humble and respectful person" that should not be given the Liberian presidency, "because he is being controlled by an evil hand."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Urey Accuses President Sirleaf of Destroying Liberia At Boakai’s Endorsement

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -What has appeared to be an ‘open secret’ was made even more clearer on Wednesday, December 20, when the authorities of the All Liberian Party (ALP) officially endorsed the runoff presidential bid of Vice President Joseph Boa…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -What has appeared to be an 'open secret' was made even more clearer on Wednesday, December 20, when the authorities of the All Liberian Party (ALP) officially endorsed the runoff presidential bid of Vice President Joseph Boakai at its national headquarters in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC Releases New Voter’s Listing

[New Dawn] Barely five days to the holding of the December 26 run-off presidential election between the governing Unity Party and the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change, the National Elections Commission has released the new Final Registration …

[New Dawn] Barely five days to the holding of the December 26 run-off presidential election between the governing Unity Party and the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change, the National Elections Commission has released the new Final Registration Roll (voters' listing) for the runoff poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

South African Court Grants Bail to Arms Dealer

[New Dawn] Convicted Dutch arms dealer Guus Kouwenhoven who supplied arms that fuelled Liberia’s bloody civil war was on Tuesday released by a South African court on bail of $78,000, local media reported.

[New Dawn] Convicted Dutch arms dealer Guus Kouwenhoven who supplied arms that fuelled Liberia's bloody civil war was on Tuesday released by a South African court on bail of $78,000, local media reported.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chilima Orders Direction of Resources Towards Community Resilience

[Malawi News Agency] Nsanje -Government has advised the country’s district councils to consider starting directing resources towards interventions that would contribute to building community resilience in disaster prone areas.

[Malawi News Agency] Nsanje -Government has advised the country's district councils to consider starting directing resources towards interventions that would contribute to building community resilience in disaster prone areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi