Sierra Leone Observes International Epilepsy Day ‘70,000 Affected in Sierra Leone’ – Deputy Health and Sanitation Minister 1, Madina Rahman

[Sierra Leone Government] Freetown -Deputy Health and Sanitation Minister, Madam Madina Rahman has said that Epilepsy is a serious neurological disorder that affects the brain and causes sudden changes in how the brain works. It presents itself in the …

[Sierra Leone Government] Freetown -Deputy Health and Sanitation Minister, Madam Madina Rahman has said that Epilepsy is a serious neurological disorder that affects the brain and causes sudden changes in how the brain works. It presents itself in the form of seizures, and not related to demons or witchcraft.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Tackling Deforestation in Liberia – a Quest for Greener Future

[FrontPageAfrica] Liberia’s forest is under serious threat. There are massive legal and illegal logging activities everywhere in the forest. Chainsawing is at its highest level. Protected forest areas are being invaded on the quest for mineral resource…

[FrontPageAfrica] Liberia's forest is under serious threat. There are massive legal and illegal logging activities everywhere in the forest. Chainsawing is at its highest level. Protected forest areas are being invaded on the quest for mineral resources, firewood, and human settlement.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Can CDC Do Things Differently? Primary Woes Loom Ahead of 2017 Elections

[FrontPageAfrica] The Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) has, too often, touted itself as the next government-in-waiting and its lecture about transparency and accountability is commonplace but a potential crisis, over an uncertainty about primaries…

[FrontPageAfrica] The Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) has, too often, touted itself as the next government-in-waiting and its lecture about transparency and accountability is commonplace but a potential crisis, over an uncertainty about primaries, is gradually looming.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Tyler, Kollie, Ricks Toweh Caught in Smelly Global Witness Report

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Booked in another smelly Global Witness Report, former Speaker of the House of Representatives, J. Alex Tyler and some of his cohorts in the House of Representatives have been named as owners of logging companies that have l…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Booked in another smelly Global Witness Report, former Speaker of the House of Representatives, J. Alex Tyler and some of his cohorts in the House of Representatives have been named as owners of logging companies that have lied, cheated and stolen from the Liberian people through illegal logging activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

William W. Tuider Joins Liberia’s 2017 Presidential Race

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Adding to a litany of presidential hopefuls, William W. Tuider, Sr. a new face in Liberian politics has vowed to give Liberia back to Liberians if elected President.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Adding to a litany of presidential hopefuls, William W. Tuider, Sr. a new face in Liberian politics has vowed to give Liberia back to Liberians if elected President.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia’s Chief Justice Orders Judiciary Workers Eyeing Legislative Seat to Resign

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Judicial workers wishing to contest the upcoming presidential and legislative elections in October 2017 have been told to resign now to pursue their political ambitions.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Judicial workers wishing to contest the upcoming presidential and legislative elections in October 2017 have been told to resign now to pursue their political ambitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Huge Infrastructure Deficit – Liberia’s Investment Commissioner Alarms

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia’s economy is poor and its infrastructure development is struggling due to huge infrastructure deficit, according to the Executive Director of the National Investment Commission, George Wisner.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia's economy is poor and its infrastructure development is struggling due to huge infrastructure deficit, according to the Executive Director of the National Investment Commission, George Wisner.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Artisanal Mining Undermines Education in Gbarpolu County in Liberia

[FrontPageAfrica] Gbarpolu County -At 19, Joseph Momah has two women pregnant and another with a young baby. Between 2011 and 2013 he worked on several artisanal mines, digging, washing and sieving for gold and diamonds in his native Gbarpolu County.

[FrontPageAfrica] Gbarpolu County -At 19, Joseph Momah has two women pregnant and another with a young baby. Between 2011 and 2013 he worked on several artisanal mines, digging, washing and sieving for gold and diamonds in his native Gbarpolu County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC Chairman Must Stop Casting Blame and Telling Bold-Faced Lies

[FrontPageAfrica] The statement by NEC Chairman Jerome Korkoya that the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is to blame for the purchase of faulty camera equipment for the Voters Registration Exercise, the shortage of Optical Marked Recognition (…

[FrontPageAfrica] The statement by NEC Chairman Jerome Korkoya that the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is to blame for the purchase of faulty camera equipment for the Voters Registration Exercise, the shortage of Optical Marked Recognition (OMR) forms as well as his disclosure to Prime FM reporter that NEC, in the face of overwhelming problems, had registered about a million voters in the space of one-week, cannot go without comment.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Don’t Blame President Sirleaf’ – Us-Based Liberian Educator On Corruption

[FrontPageAfrica] The views of Liberians back home on alleged acts of corruption in the Sirleaf-led government has received a different perspective from one of their kinsman, Dr. Emmanuel Bravy Daykeay, an educator based in the United States of America.

[FrontPageAfrica] The views of Liberians back home on alleged acts of corruption in the Sirleaf-led government has received a different perspective from one of their kinsman, Dr. Emmanuel Bravy Daykeay, an educator based in the United States of America.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia