GOL Using Delay Tactic in U.S.$10.7m Case

[New Democrat] The Government of Liberia has implored another delay tactic in the US$10.7 m debt action filed against it by requesting the Commercial Court to adjourn the case for two weeks on ground that it wants to have consultation with the complain…

[New Democrat] The Government of Liberia has implored another delay tactic in the US$10.7 m debt action filed against it by requesting the Commercial Court to adjourn the case for two weeks on ground that it wants to have consultation with the complainant to dispose of contending issues before the trial commences.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Party Makes Court Bid to Stop Election Run-Off

[New Democrat] The ruling Unity Party has filed a bill of information with the Supreme Court calling for the issuance of an immediate stay order on the holding of the run-off election on December 26, 2017 due to “irregular and the premature” way the Na…

[New Democrat] The ruling Unity Party has filed a bill of information with the Supreme Court calling for the issuance of an immediate stay order on the holding of the run-off election on December 26, 2017 due to "irregular and the premature" way the National Election Commission (NEC) is proceeding with the run-off process.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rights Commission Warns States Security Officers

[New Democrat] The Acting Chairperson of the Independent National Commission on Human Rights (INCHR,) Rev. Bartholomew Colley has warned against violation of civilians rights in Liberia, and threatened to go after State security actors who are in the c…

[New Democrat] The Acting Chairperson of the Independent National Commission on Human Rights (INCHR,) Rev. Bartholomew Colley has warned against violation of civilians rights in Liberia, and threatened to go after State security actors who are in the constant habit of using State's uniform to intimidate civilians in Liberia .

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Oil Firms Given Two Weeks to Remit U.S.250 Million to Govt

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives Committee on Oil and Gas on Thursday gave 10 indigenous oil companies in the country two weeks to remit 250 million dollars oil royalty to federal government’s coffers.

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives Committee on Oil and Gas on Thursday gave 10 indigenous oil companies in the country two weeks to remit 250 million dollars oil royalty to federal government's coffers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Four Policemen and a Soldier Arrested in Niassa

[AIM] Maputo -Four Mozambican policemen and one member of the armed forces (FADM) are under arrest in the northern province of Niassa, accused of committing armed robberies between last Saturday and Monday, according to a report in Thursday’s issue of …

[AIM] Maputo -Four Mozambican policemen and one member of the armed forces (FADM) are under arrest in the northern province of Niassa, accused of committing armed robberies between last Saturday and Monday, according to a report in Thursday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

A Glowing Tribute to Late Deyda

[The Point] Tomorrow will mark 13 years since late Deyda Hydara, the co-proprietor and managing editor of The Point Newspaper was slain and still suspects are yet to face justice.

[The Point] Tomorrow will mark 13 years since late Deyda Hydara, the co-proprietor and managing editor of The Point Newspaper was slain and still suspects are yet to face justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Tribute to Deyda Hydara

[The Point] 2004 was already a trying year for Gambia’s journalists before Deyda Hydara’s murder in December. The climate had begun to deteriorate after the attempted murder of lawyer Ousman Sillah on the night of 26 December 2003.

[The Point] 2004 was already a trying year for Gambia's journalists before Deyda Hydara's murder in December. The climate had begun to deteriorate after the attempted murder of lawyer Ousman Sillah on the night of 26 December 2003.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

ENI Completes Rovuma Basin Sale to Exxonmobil

[AIM] Maputo -The Italian energy company ENI announced on Wednesday that it has completed the sale of half of its holding in Area Four of the Rovuma Basin, off the coast of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, to the American oil and gas g…

[AIM] Maputo -The Italian energy company ENI announced on Wednesday that it has completed the sale of half of its holding in Area Four of the Rovuma Basin, off the coast of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, to the American oil and gas giant ExxonMobil.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique