Liberia Faces Daunting Challenges in the Fight Against Money Laundering

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Post-conflict Liberia is being faced with daunting challenges in fighting illicit financial trade particularly money laundering with little or no efforts being made by government in fighting the menace, despite the anti-graf…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Post-conflict Liberia is being faced with daunting challenges in fighting illicit financial trade particularly money laundering with little or no efforts being made by government in fighting the menace, despite the anti-graft institutions like the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) and the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) that have become a toothless bulldog, blaming their inefficiency to fight money laundering due to lack of political will. Liberia has an approximate population of over 4 million p

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Government Holds Political Dialogue With European Union

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As part of efforts to create strong ties between the government of Liberia and its development partners, a political dialogue between the government of Liberia and the European Union was held Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the M…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As part of efforts to create strong ties between the government of Liberia and its development partners, a political dialogue between the government of Liberia and the European Union was held Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Increasing Voters’ Apathy, Looming Lawsuit May Thwart Conduct of By-Elections

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -From the very beginning, the pending senatorial by-elections had all the makings of becoming a flop. And now, voters’ apathy and a potential lawsuit would likely overshadow the impending polls.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -From the very beginning, the pending senatorial by-elections had all the makings of becoming a flop. And now, voters' apathy and a potential lawsuit would likely overshadow the impending polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rubber Planter Association New Leadership Vows to Revamp Sector

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The new leadership of the Rubber Planters Association of Liberia (RPAL) has unveiled an ambitious plan to resuscitate the ‘ailing’ rubber sector.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The new leadership of the Rubber Planters Association of Liberia (RPAL) has unveiled an ambitious plan to resuscitate the 'ailing' rubber sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Man Convicted on 20 Counts of Fraud

[New Era] Windhoek -The Windhoek Regional Court has convicted a man on 20 counts of fraud for defrauding a local company of over N$700,000 between November 2013 and July 2016.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Windhoek Regional Court has convicted a man on 20 counts of fraud for defrauding a local company of over N$700,000 between November 2013 and July 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Five Learners Interrogated Over Dagga

[New Era] Khorixas -Five pupils at Khorixas were yesterday questioned by the local police after they were suspected of having smoked cannabis around 07h00 next to low-cost houses at the town.

[New Era] Khorixas -Five pupils at Khorixas were yesterday questioned by the local police after they were suspected of having smoked cannabis around 07h00 next to low-cost houses at the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Coastal Environment At Risk of Degradation

[Namibian] The environment ministry failed to implement environmental management laws and regulations at the coastal towns from the 2013/14 to 2015/16 financial years, the auditor general’s report states.

[Namibian] The environment ministry failed to implement environmental management laws and regulations at the coastal towns from the 2013/14 to 2015/16 financial years, the auditor general's report states.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Christian Sect Implicated in Violations

[CAJ News] Bangui -A STATEMENT by a militant Christian group promoting violence against communities on religious grounds has coincided with an increase in human rights violations in the conflict-torn Central African Republic (CAR).

[CAJ News] Bangui -A STATEMENT by a militant Christian group promoting violence against communities on religious grounds has coincided with an increase in human rights violations in the conflict-torn Central African Republic (CAR).

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Polls Offer Chance to Turn Over New Leaf

[CAJ News] Harare -THE first elections to be held without longtime leader, Robert Mugabe, presents Zimbabwe an opportunity to rid itself of the culture of serious human rights violations.

[CAJ News] Harare -THE first elections to be held without longtime leader, Robert Mugabe, presents Zimbabwe an opportunity to rid itself of the culture of serious human rights violations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe