Liberia Seeks Laos’s Help in Rice Self-Sufficiency

[Observer] Liberia has made yet another friend on the world stage, this time, one that shares similar developmental challenges but has had success in noteworthy areas. It was on this trajectory that Liberia’s newly accredited ambassador to the Lao Peop…

[Observer] Liberia has made yet another friend on the world stage, this time, one that shares similar developmental challenges but has had success in noteworthy areas. It was on this trajectory that Liberia's newly accredited ambassador to the Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR), Dudley McKinley Thomas, has presented his Letters of Credence to the President Bounnhang Vorachith.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MFA Gets Support From U.S. Group

[Observer] An international humanitarian organization, Anything is Everything, based in the United States on Wednesday donated several football items to the Monrovia Football Academy (MFA).

[Observer] An international humanitarian organization, Anything is Everything, based in the United States on Wednesday donated several football items to the Monrovia Football Academy (MFA).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Muscat Defeats Paynesville FC 3-1

[Observer] Former 2nd division side, Muscat FC on Wednesday secured their first victory in the Montserrado 3rd division championship after defeating Paynesville rivals, Paynesville FC 3-1.

[Observer] Former 2nd division side, Muscat FC on Wednesday secured their first victory in the Montserrado 3rd division championship after defeating Paynesville rivals, Paynesville FC 3-1.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Students Protest in Demand for Return of Absent Teachers

[Observer] All hell nearly broke loose yesterday on the campus of the William V. S. Tubman High School in Monrovia when the students went on a rampage demanding the reinstatement of several of their teachers absent for the past two weeks.

[Observer] All hell nearly broke loose yesterday on the campus of the William V. S. Tubman High School in Monrovia when the students went on a rampage demanding the reinstatement of several of their teachers absent for the past two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Session Cancelled for Lack of Quorum

[Observer] The 14th day sitting of the House of Representatives was cancelled yesterday due to the lack of a quorum. At least 37 persons, according to the House Rules and Procedures, constitute a quorum. A quorum is comprised of physical attendance and…

[Observer] The 14th day sitting of the House of Representatives was cancelled yesterday due to the lack of a quorum. At least 37 persons, according to the House Rules and Procedures, constitute a quorum. A quorum is comprised of physical attendance and those who are formally excused.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Commissioner General Stewart Tamba Increasing LRA’s International Recognition

[Observer] Madam Elfrieda Stewart-Tamba, Commissioner General of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), already well-known and respected in global taxation circles, has recently carved another important, high profile accolade, thereby enhancing the LRA’s…

[Observer] Madam Elfrieda Stewart-Tamba, Commissioner General of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), already well-known and respected in global taxation circles, has recently carved another important, high profile accolade, thereby enhancing the LRA's international recognition.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Trucking and Busing – Undermine Free Government in Liberia

[Observer] Since the inception of the voter registration exercise on February 1, 2017, there have been multiple complaints from applicants attending the process ranging from inadequate logistics, defective cameras; complaints of insufficient voter regi…

[Observer] Since the inception of the voter registration exercise on February 1, 2017, there have been multiple complaints from applicants attending the process ranging from inadequate logistics, defective cameras; complaints of insufficient voter registration centers (VRCs) thereby causing potentials registrants to walk long distances to register; attempts by non-Liberians to register; busing and trucking of people from one district or county to another; incompetent registration personnel and poor contractual arrang

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia