Bong Residents Appreciate Sen. Taylor

[New Dawn] Residents of Bong County have expressed appreciation to the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) for the level of development and awareness it has created regarding the electoral process.They have expressed excitement and joy by the visit o…

[New Dawn] Residents of Bong County have expressed appreciation to the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) for the level of development and awareness it has created regarding the electoral process.They have expressed excitement and joy by the visit of the CDC's Vice Standard Bearer, Sen. Jewel Howard - Taylor, saying it is time for Bong County to rally around the CDC to ensure Bong gets its first vice president - who is a women's rights champion.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

U.S. Urges UP, CDC to Focus On Runoff

[New Dawn] The US Embassy near Monrovia is urging ruling Unity Party (UP) and opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) to focus on the pending runoff which has been stalled by allegations of fraud and irregularities.

[New Dawn] The US Embassy near Monrovia is urging ruling Unity Party (UP) and opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) to focus on the pending runoff which has been stalled by allegations of fraud and irregularities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Elections Dispute Debate

[New Dawn] Liberians air their views about the ongoing electoral dispute on social media Only one of the 22 contesting parties filed an objection to the 1st round of the election within 7 days after NEC announced the results of the 1st round.

[New Dawn] Liberians air their views about the ongoing electoral dispute on social media Only one of the 22 contesting parties filed an objection to the 1st round of the election within 7 days after NEC announced the results of the 1st round.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf Urges African Women to Consolidate and Expand Gains

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called on women in Africa to continue to take bold steps, imbue themselves with determination and self- confidence if they are to consolidate and expand the gains made in various spheres of leadership. Acc…

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called on women in Africa to continue to take bold steps, imbue themselves with determination and self- confidence if they are to consolidate and expand the gains made in various spheres of leadership. According to a dispatch from Accra, the Liberian leader sounded the clarion call when she delivered special remarks at the launch of the Gender and Development Initiative in Africa (GADI) on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 in the Ghanaian capital Accra.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Prevail Studies Receive High Ratings

[New Dawn] The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has received high marks for its ongoing research program in Liberia. PREVAIL is a joint Liberia-U.S. clinical research program established in 2014 in response to a request by f…

[New Dawn] The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has received high marks for its ongoing research program in Liberia. PREVAIL is a joint Liberia-U.S. clinical research program established in 2014 in response to a request by former Liberian Health Minister Dr. Walter Gwinnegale to then U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell to assist Liberia develop vaccines and therapeutics to tackle Ebola.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Supreme Court Halts NEC Again

[New Dawn] The Supreme Court here has with immediate effect halted an ongoing hearing of elections fraud and irregularities filed by ruling Unity Party (UP) before the National Elections Commission (NEC).

[New Dawn] The Supreme Court here has with immediate effect halted an ongoing hearing of elections fraud and irregularities filed by ruling Unity Party (UP) before the National Elections Commission (NEC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah Support Backfires Among Australian – Based Liberians

[New Dawn] The Australian – based Liberian Community has trashed as “misleading, false and complete lies,” claims by its former president Amb. Bobby Whitfield that the Community with an alleged over 10,000 population in Australia is overwhelmingly supp…

[New Dawn] The Australian - based Liberian Community has trashed as "misleading, false and complete lies," claims by its former president Amb. Bobby Whitfield that the Community with an alleged over 10,000 population in Australia is overwhelmingly supporting opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) presidential candidate Sen. George Manneh Weah.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

COSAFA Provisional Team Unveiled

U-20 Men’s Football National Team coach Mumamba Numba has trimmed the number of players in the Cosafa squad to 25 after the first round of assessment. Forty five boys had been summoned for duty on Sunday with the technical bench … Continued

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U-20 Men’s Football National Team coach Mumamba Numba has trimmed the number of players in the Cosafa squad to 25 after the first round of assessment. Forty five boys had been summoned for duty on Sunday with the technical bench assessing the team for possible inclusion in the 2017 Cosafa championship that commences on December 6 in Kitwe. According to a provisional list released by team manager Mwansa Kapyanga to Fazfootball.com a number of the graduated boys from the U-17 Cosafa Castle Cup winning side have made the cut. Tournament top scorer Martin Njobvu has made the cut alongside the prolific Lameck Banda. Division One Lusaka Zone top scorer Gamphani Lungu who stars for promoted National Assembly has also made the grade. Numba and his entire bench were elevated with most of their players from the U-17 to oversee the U-20 campaign after Africa Cup winning coach Beston Chambeshi and bench were moved a notch higher to U-23. African champions Zambia will be in Group A alongside Swaziland, East African guest nation Uganda and Malawi, with just the top team assured of a place in the semi-finals. The Young Chipolopolo will meet the Ugandans in their tournament opener at the Arthur Davies Stadium in Kitwe on December 6. FULL PROVISIONAL SQUAD (GOALKEEPERS) Prince Bwalya (Green Buffaloes), Bradley Mweene (Lusaka Youth Academy), Benson Mwale (Zanaco) (DEFENDERS) Andrew Phiri (Kafue Celtic), Victor Kasokola (Konkola Blades), Justin Mwanza (Young Nkana), Kinglsey Hakwiya (Dream Factory Academy) Jonathan Kapelembe (Romeki), Hillary Mwinga (Red Arrows) (MIDFIELDERS) Clinton Lubula (Kabwata Dynamos), Prince Mumba (Kabwe Warriors), Muma Mumba (Zamcoal Diggers), Niza Simutenda (Mpande Youth Academy), Chanda Mukuka (Gomes), John Mulalangabo (Kasama United Youth Academy), Ngosa Sunzu (Napsa Stars), Benson Kolala (Nchanga Rangers), Harry Milanzi (Young Green Buffaloes), Godfrey Chanda (Green Buffaloes) (STRIKERS) Martin Njobvu (Nchanga Rangers), Lameck Banda (Nkwazi), Francesco Mwepu (Chambishi), Gamphani Lungu (National Assembly), Christopher Phiri (Kafue Celtic), Paul Mwachisemu (Kafue Celtic) (SOURCE: FAZ Media) The post COSAFA Provisional Team Unveiled appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Unity Party Wants Elections Commission Held in Contempt By Supreme Court

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The ruling Unity Party (UP) has filed a Bill of Information praying the Supreme Court to hold the National Elections Commission (NEC) in contempt for failure to provide evidence to prove its fraud allegations.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The ruling Unity Party (UP) has filed a Bill of Information praying the Supreme Court to hold the National Elections Commission (NEC) in contempt for failure to provide evidence to prove its fraud allegations.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia’s Culture Union President Urges Govt to Honor Tokay Tomah

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The president of the Culture Union of Liberia, Mr. Kerkula Kamara, popularly known as Balawala Malawala, is calling on the Government of Liberia to give the late Liberian traditional musical idol, Tokay Tomah-Kaille a befitt…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The president of the Culture Union of Liberia, Mr. Kerkula Kamara, popularly known as Balawala Malawala, is calling on the Government of Liberia to give the late Liberian traditional musical idol, Tokay Tomah-Kaille a befitting burial.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia