Memorial Service for Ruth Sando Perry On Saturday

[Observer] The Government of Liberia has announced that it will hold a memorial service for the late former chairperson of the Council of State, Madam Ruth Sando Fahnbulleh Perry.

[Observer] The Government of Liberia has announced that it will hold a memorial service for the late former chairperson of the Council of State, Madam Ruth Sando Fahnbulleh Perry.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nimba Solidarity Threatened?

[Observer] The recent crossover of UP stalwart Harrison S. Karnwea to the Liberty Party (LP) has angered a cross-section of Nimbaians who feel Karnwea’s political decision has threatened the county’s solidarity (unity).

[Observer] The recent crossover of UP stalwart Harrison S. Karnwea to the Liberty Party (LP) has angered a cross-section of Nimbaians who feel Karnwea's political decision has threatened the county's solidarity (unity).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Bishop’, ‘Asst. Pastor’ S’us$155.9k Theft Case Begins Today

[Observer] The trial of ‘Bishop’ Manasseh Conto and his assistant, ‘Pastor’ Steve Kettor, accused of robbing the Korean Trading Incorporated (KTC) of US$155,930, is expected to begin today, February 22, at Criminal Court ‘C’ in Monrovia.

[Observer] The trial of 'Bishop' Manasseh Conto and his assistant, 'Pastor' Steve Kettor, accused of robbing the Korean Trading Incorporated (KTC) of US$155,930, is expected to begin today, February 22, at Criminal Court 'C' in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Baby Who Was Kept in the Closet

[Observer] The touching story of Dynasty, who in 2004, sat behind bars pregnant in Westminster, Maryland, USA, and wasn’t released until her deportation back to Liberia two years after the child was born, just went viral after her daughter found her th…

[Observer] The touching story of Dynasty, who in 2004, sat behind bars pregnant in Westminster, Maryland, USA, and wasn't released until her deportation back to Liberia two years after the child was born, just went viral after her daughter found her through Facebook.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Launches Initiative to Employ Disaffected Youth

[Deutsche Welle] For the last two decades, the Ethiopian government has been trumping the country’s economic successes , which earned it the title the “African Tiger.” However the youth appear to have been left behind.

[Deutsche Welle] For the last two decades, the Ethiopian government has been trumping the country's economic successes , which earned it the title the "African Tiger." However the youth appear to have been left behind.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Robbers Attack Nigerian Journalist

[Premium Times] Armed robbers Wednesday morning stormed the residence of the Ebonyi State correspondent of National Mirror Newspapers, Godwin Aliuna, and dispossessed him of his money and other valuables at gun point.

[Premium Times] Armed robbers Wednesday morning stormed the residence of the Ebonyi State correspondent of National Mirror Newspapers, Godwin Aliuna, and dispossessed him of his money and other valuables at gun point.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘State-Owned Airline to Cut Senior Positions’

[The Herald] Air Zimbabwe is in the process of restructuring its staff, in a move that will see a number of senior positions collapsed to reduce costs, the airline’s chief executive Captain Ripton Muzenda has said.Capt Muzenda said this when he, togeth…

[The Herald] Air Zimbabwe is in the process of restructuring its staff, in a move that will see a number of senior positions collapsed to reduce costs, the airline's chief executive Captain Ripton Muzenda has said.Capt Muzenda said this when he, together with the Airzim board chairperson Professor Chipo Dyanda appeared before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Transport and Infrastructural Development chaired by Chegutu West MP Cde Dexter Nduna (Zanu-PF).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Canada Cautions Nigerians Against Rumoured Visa Lottery

[Vanguard] The Canadian Deputy High Commissioner in Lagos, Mr Lajos Arendas, on Wednesday said that it was imperative for Nigerians to know of the non-existence of any Canadian Visa Lottery.

[Vanguard] The Canadian Deputy High Commissioner in Lagos, Mr Lajos Arendas, on Wednesday said that it was imperative for Nigerians to know of the non-existence of any Canadian Visa Lottery.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria