BYC Announces Awards Dinner for October

[Observer] To recognize the outstanding performances of some of their players and to motivate them ahead of the new season, LFA former champions Barrack Young Controllers have announced the hosting of an awards dinner in October.

[Observer] To recognize the outstanding performances of some of their players and to motivate them ahead of the new season, LFA former champions Barrack Young Controllers have announced the hosting of an awards dinner in October.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

AME Church Donates U.S.$3,000 to Sierra Leone Mudslide Victims

[Observer] The Eliza Turner African Methodist Episcopal Church on Camp Johnson Road, over the weekend donated the amount of US$3,000 to the Sierra Leone Embassy in Monrovia for survivors of the recent environmental catastrophe in Freetown that left abo…

[Observer] The Eliza Turner African Methodist Episcopal Church on Camp Johnson Road, over the weekend donated the amount of US$3,000 to the Sierra Leone Embassy in Monrovia for survivors of the recent environmental catastrophe in Freetown that left about 500 residents dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mark Paye Joins Liscr FC

[Observer] Double champions LISCR FC have completed the signing of former Barrack Young Controllers’ striker Mark Paye on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.

[Observer] Double champions LISCR FC have completed the signing of former Barrack Young Controllers' striker Mark Paye on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sierra Leone Mudslide ‘A Tragedy Mankind Called Upon Itself’, Says LTA Chair

[Observer] The chairperson of the Liberia Telecommunication Authority (LTA) has said that Liberia should brace itself for an environmental disaster like what happened in neighboring Sierra Leone where over 400 people lost their lives after a mudslide, …

[Observer] The chairperson of the Liberia Telecommunication Authority (LTA) has said that Liberia should brace itself for an environmental disaster like what happened in neighboring Sierra Leone where over 400 people lost their lives after a mudslide, if Liberians do not stop abusing the environment. Serving as the commencement speaker at the 18th Convocation Exercises of the Stella Maris Polytechnic over the weekend, Angelique Weeks said West Africa is vulnerable to extreme weather and as such countries of the regio

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cummings Receives Endorsements in G. Cape Mount, Gbarpolu, Bomi Counties

[Observer] Residents of Grand Cape Mount County have assured the presidential hopeful of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), Alexander B. Cummings, of their support for the October 10 presidential and legislative elections. The residents made the …

[Observer] Residents of Grand Cape Mount County have assured the presidential hopeful of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), Alexander B. Cummings, of their support for the October 10 presidential and legislative elections. The residents made the promise on Friday during a tour of the county by the ANC standard bearer.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Child Marriage Worst Form of Violence Against Girl-Child – Uwais

[Daily Trust] Maryam Uwais, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Special Protection Plan, on Sunday described child marriage as the worst form of violence against the girl-child.

[Daily Trust] Maryam Uwais, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Special Protection Plan, on Sunday described child marriage as the worst form of violence against the girl-child.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Compensation For Former Apartheid Soldiers – Geingob

[New Era] Oshakati -President Hage Geingob has said his government will not compensate former soldiers of the colonial apartheid regime, who served in the South West Africa Territorial Force (SWATF) and Koevoet, a feared paramilitary police organisatio…

[New Era] Oshakati -President Hage Geingob has said his government will not compensate former soldiers of the colonial apartheid regime, who served in the South West Africa Territorial Force (SWATF) and Koevoet, a feared paramilitary police organisation at the time.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

1,400 Extra Lastma Officials to Curb Lagos Gridlocks

[Daily Trust] In a bid to curb traffic gridlocks on Lagos roads, the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) on Sunday said it has engaged over 1,400 new graduate traffic managers.

[Daily Trust] In a bid to curb traffic gridlocks on Lagos roads, the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) on Sunday said it has engaged over 1,400 new graduate traffic managers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unicef Urges Bayelsa, Delta On Water Supply, Sanitation Agency

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has urged the Government of Bayelsa and Delta states to fast track the process of establishing the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWASSA) by law in their respective states to…

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has urged the Government of Bayelsa and Delta states to fast track the process of establishing the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWASSA) by law in their respective states to aid the attainment of the rural component of Niger Delta Support Programme (NDSP) championed by UNICEF and the European Union (EU).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria