UK Group Urges Liberia to Protect IEZ

[New Dawn] U.K.-based Environmental Justice Foundation or EJF has called on the Government of Liberia to ring-fence its six nautical mile exclusion zone, safeguarding its use for the artisanal fishers that rely on it or their livelihoods and supply Lib…

[New Dawn] U.K.-based Environmental Justice Foundation or EJF has called on the Government of Liberia to ring-fence its six nautical mile exclusion zone, safeguarding its use for the artisanal fishers that rely on it or their livelihoods and supply Liberia's food market with vital fish sources.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

JSJP Donates to Regional Justice Hub

[New Dawn] The Justice and Security Joint Programme (JSJP) has donated an eighteen (18) seater minibus to the Judiciary specifically intended to serve the courts of Bong County, but assigned at the Gbarnga Regional Hub. The donation is part of efforts …

[New Dawn] The Justice and Security Joint Programme (JSJP) has donated an eighteen (18) seater minibus to the Judiciary specifically intended to serve the courts of Bong County, but assigned at the Gbarnga Regional Hub. The donation is part of efforts to accelerate the delivery of justice in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

National Basketball League Soon

[New Dawn] The Liberia Basketball Federation says preparations are almost concluded for the commencement of the national league. LBF President Rufus Anderson, on Friday, informed reporters that the decision to start the league on the 19th on March 2011…

[New Dawn] The Liberia Basketball Federation says preparations are almost concluded for the commencement of the national league. LBF President Rufus Anderson, on Friday, informed reporters that the decision to start the league on the 19th on March 2011 was reached at the last meeting in Monrovia a few days ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lone Star Defeats Counterpart

[New Dawn] The Liberian national U- 20 team, Lone Star, on Sunday defeated her Ivorian counterpart, the Young Elephant of Ivory Coast 1-0 in the CAF youth championship qualifiers at the ATS. The game reminded fans of the days when the senior national t…

[New Dawn] The Liberian national U- 20 team, Lone Star, on Sunday defeated her Ivorian counterpart, the Young Elephant of Ivory Coast 1-0 in the CAF youth championship qualifiers at the ATS. The game reminded fans of the days when the senior national team entertain football lovers, leaving them with victory smiles.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Fish Suffocate in Mud

[Namibian] THE sudden inflow of water after a prolonged dry spell caused fish to suffocate from mud and silt at Lake Oanob, the fisheries ministry said yesterday.

[Namibian] THE sudden inflow of water after a prolonged dry spell caused fish to suffocate from mud and silt at Lake Oanob, the fisheries ministry said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UN Demands Robust Contact Tracing to Kick Ebola Out

[New Dawn] The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, has urged that the “promising result” that is seen in Liberia in the Ebola fight “must be shown regionally to avoid … retransmission” of the virus.

[New Dawn] The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, has urged that the "promising result" that is seen in Liberia in the Ebola fight "must be shown regionally to avoid ... retransmission" of the virus.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Supreme Court Freezes Soldier’s Release

[New Dawn] Liberia’s Supreme Court has ordered the Criminal Court “A” to stop handling Armed Forces of Liberia or AFL Officer Melvin K. Tolbert’s case, rather instructing that the soldiers be “remanded to the Military Barrack” pending the outcome of a …

[New Dawn] Liberia's Supreme Court has ordered the Criminal Court "A" to stop handling Armed Forces of Liberia or AFL Officer Melvin K. Tolbert's case, rather instructing that the soldiers be "remanded to the Military Barrack" pending the outcome of a scheduled conference with Associate Justice Jamesetta H. Wolokolie tomorrow, Tuesday, 28 June.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Basketball League Hit Communities

[New Dawn] The Liberian Basketball Federation has begun its decentralization program by taking the 3rd Division league to four communities across Monrovia. Those communities are the Borough of New Kru Town, Paynesville Township, Barnerville and another…

[New Dawn] The Liberian Basketball Federation has begun its decentralization program by taking the 3rd Division league to four communities across Monrovia. Those communities are the Borough of New Kru Town, Paynesville Township, Barnerville and another community.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia