Defense Ministry Clarifies Wainsue Town Incident – Launches Probe

[LINA] The Ministry of National Defense (MoD) has clarified recent media reports on the altercation between personnel of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) and citizens of Wainsue Town in Bong County.

[LINA] The Ministry of National Defense (MoD) has clarified recent media reports on the altercation between personnel of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) and citizens of Wainsue Town in Bong County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Bong College Shutdown Amidst Student Protest

[LINA] In the wake of the ongoing student protest at the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) in Gbarnga, the administration of the college has indefinitely suspended academic activities.

[LINA] In the wake of the ongoing student protest at the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) in Gbarnga, the administration of the college has indefinitely suspended academic activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Three Armed Robbers Sentenced in Kakata

[LINA] The 13th Judicial Circuit Court in Margibi County has sentenced Samuel Davis, Alex Yarkpawolo and Abraham Doe to 10 and five years in jail respectively for armed robbing the Kakata branch of Ecobank.

[LINA] The 13th Judicial Circuit Court in Margibi County has sentenced Samuel Davis, Alex Yarkpawolo and Abraham Doe to 10 and five years in jail respectively for armed robbing the Kakata branch of Ecobank.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Minds Nudges African Youths to Promote Democracy

[LINA] The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS), has ended a four-day training for African youth in Kigali, Rwanda, with a call for participants to be examples of democracy in their respective countries.

[LINA] The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS), has ended a four-day training for African youth in Kigali, Rwanda, with a call for participants to be examples of democracy in their respective countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cybercrime Activities in Kenya Pickup During Election Time

[CIO] Kenya’s cybercrime threat landscape changes at different times of the year. One of the most popular time of year for increased cyber-criminal activities affecting the country is during its election time.

[CIO] Kenya's cybercrime threat landscape changes at different times of the year. One of the most popular time of year for increased cyber-criminal activities affecting the country is during its election time.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

LRA Tax Collectors Guilty

[New Dawn] Two tax collectors from the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) defendants Joseph Weeks and Linda Sumowood have been convicted in a trial for collecting US$500 bribe from ex-U.S. Soldier Abraham Sanayoko to waive a false bill of US$2,352.91 that…

[New Dawn] Two tax collectors from the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) defendants Joseph Weeks and Linda Sumowood have been convicted in a trial for collecting US$500 bribe from ex-U.S. Soldier Abraham Sanayoko to waive a false bill of US$2,352.91 that they claimed he owed government.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GVL Rejects Newspaper Claims

[New Dawn] Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) says report by the Corruption Watch Newspaper that it operates two payrolls, one for a Liberian standard and another for international standard is false and misleading.

[New Dawn] Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) says report by the Corruption Watch Newspaper that it operates two payrolls, one for a Liberian standard and another for international standard is false and misleading.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Unesco Describes Elections As Key to Growth

[New Dawn] The Regional Director of UNESCO based in Abuja, Nigeria Mr. Yao Ydo, says elections in any country remain are key to development and growth. He says elections must not be taken for granted, because they put a country on the right track.

[New Dawn] The Regional Director of UNESCO based in Abuja, Nigeria Mr. Yao Ydo, says elections in any country remain are key to development and growth. He says elections must not be taken for granted, because they put a country on the right track.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Cite Serious Constraints

[New Dawn] Authorities at the Liberia National Police say the force faces very serious constraints when it comes to the smooth running of the organization, compelling them to minimize activities that they shouldcarry out just to be able to make their p…

[New Dawn] Authorities at the Liberia National Police say the force faces very serious constraints when it comes to the smooth running of the organization, compelling them to minimize activities that they shouldcarry out just to be able to make their presence felt by the people, whether supported by budget or not.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia