Ganta Community Embarks On U.S.$250K Market Project

[Observer] Residents of Guinea Road Community under the banner “Concerned Movement for Development” have embarked on the construction of a modern market building to the tune of US$250,000.

[Observer] Residents of Guinea Road Community under the banner "Concerned Movement for Development" have embarked on the construction of a modern market building to the tune of US$250,000.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GVL’s Oil Palm Mill Is Good News, But Will the Company Keep Its Promise?

[Observer] Several years ago, when Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) and Sime Darby, Malaysian palm oil companies, entered Liberia, they pledged to introduce value-added products, such as cooking oil, Vaseline and other cosmetics products for export to wor…

[Observer] Several years ago, when Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) and Sime Darby, Malaysian palm oil companies, entered Liberia, they pledged to introduce value-added products, such as cooking oil, Vaseline and other cosmetics products for export to world markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Illegal Forex Dealers, Others Responsible for Rise in Exchange Rate

[Observer] The Assistant Secretary General of the National Foreign Exchange Bureau of Liberia (NAFIBOL), Nimely Saye, has attributed the rise of the exchange rate to unlicensed owners of foreign exchange (forex) bureaus and those operating on street co…

[Observer] The Assistant Secretary General of the National Foreign Exchange Bureau of Liberia (NAFIBOL), Nimely Saye, has attributed the rise of the exchange rate to unlicensed owners of foreign exchange (forex) bureaus and those operating on street corners.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

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