U.S$5.8 Million Youth Empowerment Pact Signed

[Observer] The Swedish Embassy near Monrovia and Mercy Corps have signed an agreement intended to expand their work in the country to improve job opportunities for young people and stimulate the markets.

[Observer] The Swedish Embassy near Monrovia and Mercy Corps have signed an agreement intended to expand their work in the country to improve job opportunities for young people and stimulate the markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Korkoya Explains Excess Presidential Ballots

[Observer] National Elections Commission (NEC) chairman Jerome G. Korkoya yesterday clarified the commission’s decision to bring in excess presidential ballots for the October 10 elections.

[Observer] National Elections Commission (NEC) chairman Jerome G. Korkoya yesterday clarified the commission's decision to bring in excess presidential ballots for the October 10 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Deputy Minister for Budget Speaks On Economic Exclusion, Marginalization

[Observer] Deputy Finance and Development Planning Minister for Budget, Tenneh Brunson, has said that one of the contributing factors for Liberia’s 14 years civil unrest was the perception of economic exclusion and marginalization.

[Observer] Deputy Finance and Development Planning Minister for Budget, Tenneh Brunson, has said that one of the contributing factors for Liberia's 14 years civil unrest was the perception of economic exclusion and marginalization.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Debate Not More Than Presidency, but Builds Confidence in Voters

[Observer] The Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) this Tuesday issued a statement indicating that the Liberian presidency is more important than debates. The statement followed the absence of CDC’s political leader, George Weah, from the much-public…

[Observer] The Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) this Tuesday issued a statement indicating that the Liberian presidency is more important than debates. The statement followed the absence of CDC's political leader, George Weah, from the much-publicized Deepening Democracy Coalition Debate, where he had twice been invited to appear and tell the Liberian people what he planned to deliver to them and the country and how, if he won the October 10 election.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ecowas Team Assesses ZOA Implemented Project

[Observer] A high-powered delegation from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) that arrived in country to assess a food security project has expressed satisfaction with the level of progress thus far.

[Observer] A high-powered delegation from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) that arrived in country to assess a food security project has expressed satisfaction with the level of progress thus far.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Dialogue Among Peace Messengers – Enhance Youth Participation: Vote Peace Vi

[Observer] First of all, we would like to thank the different political parties youth wings and movements (LP, ANC, ALP, UPP and Boakai Youth Movement) for participating in the Peace Walk and Youth Peace Talk organized by Messengers of Peace-Liberia In…

[Observer] First of all, we would like to thank the different political parties youth wings and movements (LP, ANC, ALP, UPP and Boakai Youth Movement) for participating in the Peace Walk and Youth Peace Talk organized by Messengers of Peace-Liberia Inc (MOP) in collaboration with United Nations Mission in Liberia with support from UNDP and UN Peacebuilding Fund at the launch of the "Enhancing Youth Participation in the 2017 Legislative and Presidential Electoral Process," and the commemoration of the International D

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ameu Set to Premiere Anti-Violence Film

[Observer] A new film ‘Mama Liberia’ aimed at educating Liberians about the consequences of violence, especially after October 10 elections, is set to premiere this week at the African Methodist Episcopal University (AMEU) campus.

[Observer] A new film 'Mama Liberia' aimed at educating Liberians about the consequences of violence, especially after October 10 elections, is set to premiere this week at the African Methodist Episcopal University (AMEU) campus.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LP Takes CDC to NEC

[New Republic] The National Elections Commission (NEC) has confirmed the receipt of official complaints from the Liberty Party (LP) against the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) over the recent riot in Sanniquellie, the provincial capital of Nimba …

[New Republic] The National Elections Commission (NEC) has confirmed the receipt of official complaints from the Liberty Party (LP) against the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) over the recent riot in Sanniquellie, the provincial capital of Nimba County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Quality Vocational Education Prepares Young People

[New Republic] The presidential candidate of the Movement for Economy Empowerment (MOVEE) Dr. Joseph Mills Jones says quality vocational education prepares and empowers young people for the job market.

[New Republic] The presidential candidate of the Movement for Economy Empowerment (MOVEE) Dr. Joseph Mills Jones says quality vocational education prepares and empowers young people for the job market.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia