Former Kosovo Leader Extols Liberian Women

[New Dawn] Above: President Jahjaga discusses the role of women in peacebuilding with Liberian activists at the Women’s Peace Hut. Former Kosovo President Atifete Jahjaga has identified with Liberian women here saying the resilience shown by the local …

[New Dawn] Above: President Jahjaga discusses the role of women in peacebuilding with Liberian activists at the Women's Peace Hut. Former Kosovo President Atifete Jahjaga has identified with Liberian women here saying the resilience shown by the local women in the fight for peace, democracy and justice is similar to that shown by women in her home as both countries share post conflict histories.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Embassies Urged to Deny Politicians Visas

[New Dawn] A Liberian cleric Bishop James A.D. Allison of the Christ Revival International Ministries (CRIM) in Bentol City of Montserrado County, is calling on foreign embassies operating here to place blockade on politicians and their families to pre…

[New Dawn] A Liberian cleric Bishop James A.D. Allison of the Christ Revival International Ministries (CRIM) in Bentol City of Montserrado County, is calling on foreign embassies operating here to place blockade on politicians and their families to prevent them from leaving Liberia until elections cases pending before the National Election Commission (NEC) are resolved.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf Gets Heroine Statute in Nigeria

[New Dawn] The Imo State Government has honoured President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf with a chieftaincy title, a merit award and a statue after being indicted into the Imo State Hall of Fame.

[New Dawn] The Imo State Government has honoured President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf with a chieftaincy title, a merit award and a statue after being indicted into the Imo State Hall of Fame.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UNDP, LRA Commission Large Baggage Scanners At RIA

[New Dawn] The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) have commissioned two large baggage scanners at the Roberts International Airport in Margibi County.

[New Dawn] The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) have commissioned two large baggage scanners at the Roberts International Airport in Margibi County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Peacekeepers Warn Over Election Delays

[New Dawn] International peacekeeping organizations in Liberia including the African Union Liaison Office in Liberia (AULOL), Office of the ECOWAS Commission in Liberia and United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) are warning of the prospects of a sig…

[New Dawn] International peacekeeping organizations in Liberia including the African Union Liaison Office in Liberia (AULOL), Office of the ECOWAS Commission in Liberia and United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) are warning of the prospects of a significant delay in bringing the litigations in election matters to their closure, thereby thwarting completion of the election process before the constitutionally-mandated date of government transition in January 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Youth Urged to Resist Election Violence

[FrontPageAfrica] Gbarnga -Jorquelleh District Paramount Chief Mary Larteh on Friday urged young people not to allow politicians to use them to instigate violence during and after the run-off election.

[FrontPageAfrica] Gbarnga -Jorquelleh District Paramount Chief Mary Larteh on Friday urged young people not to allow politicians to use them to instigate violence during and after the run-off election.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Civil Service Agency Takes On Stringent Reform Agenda

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Imagine a Civil Service embroiled with prolonged civil conflict and a ruined merit based system; a system that ignores standards and is largely based on patronage and largesse recruited mostly unqualified individuals.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Imagine a Civil Service embroiled with prolonged civil conflict and a ruined merit based system; a system that ignores standards and is largely based on patronage and largesse recruited mostly unqualified individuals.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Visiting Kosovo Leader Sees Parallel Between Liberian, Kosovan Women

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The former President of the Southeastern European state of Kosovo, Atifete Jahjaga, has drawn parallels between her nation and Liberia, especially the resilience of women during the two countries’ recent conflicts and their …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The former President of the Southeastern European state of Kosovo, Atifete Jahjaga, has drawn parallels between her nation and Liberia, especially the resilience of women during the two countries' recent conflicts and their contributions to post-conflict peace consolidation and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Elections Coordinating Committee Calls On Political Parties to Adhere to Rules of Law

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As pressure mount on the National Elections Commission (NEC) to speedy investigate the case of Liberty Party’s political leader, Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine before the conduct of election in the country, the Elections Coo…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As pressure mount on the National Elections Commission (NEC) to speedy investigate the case of Liberty Party's political leader, Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine before the conduct of election in the country, the Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) is calling on political parties and all well-meaning Liberians to adhere to rules of law in the resolution of electoral disputes to protect and maintain the country's fragile peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia