Jubilee Defeat Monrovia Club Breweries 2-0

[Observer] The “Church Boys” of Jubilee FC on Thursday kicked-off Phase Two of the ongoing Liberia Football Association first division league with a 2-0 victory over Monrovia Club Breweries through Zackie Bannie’s two first half goals at the Antoinette…

[Observer] The "Church Boys" of Jubilee FC on Thursday kicked-off Phase Two of the ongoing Liberia Football Association first division league with a 2-0 victory over Monrovia Club Breweries through Zackie Bannie's two first half goals at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ACBF Reaffirms Support to Liberia

[Observer] The head of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF), Professor Emmanuel Nnadozie, has reaffirmed the ACBF’s support to Liberia particularly focusing on empowering women in agriculture, supporting the macroeconomic forecasting capacit…

[Observer] The head of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF), Professor Emmanuel Nnadozie, has reaffirmed the ACBF's support to Liberia particularly focusing on empowering women in agriculture, supporting the macroeconomic forecasting capacity of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, and providing support for the revitalization of the Liberia Macroeconomic Policy Analysis Center (LIMPAC) to become a robust and independent research think tank in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘My Decision Is Supported By Article 21 of the 1986 Constitution’

[Observer] Judge Gbeisay: “Article 21 (h) of the 1986 Constitution gives me the right as a judge to compel the prosecution to ensure that their principal witness, Heine van Niekerk, the South African, appears in person.”

[Observer] Judge Gbeisay: "Article 21 (h) of the 1986 Constitution gives me the right as a judge to compel the prosecution to ensure that their principal witness, Heine van Niekerk, the South African, appears in person."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

National Quality Award Must Include Excellent Customer Service

[Observer] The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Commerce and Industry announced on Tuesday the creation of a “National Quality Award program with the goal of promoting excellence in organizational performance through quality awareness and …

[Observer] The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Commerce and Industry announced on Tuesday the creation of a "National Quality Award program with the goal of promoting excellence in organizational performance through quality awareness and understanding the requirements of quality products."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Recalling April 12, 1980 Coup – the Calm Before the Storm

[Observer] The night before the April 12, 1980 coup was very serene and the ambience generated was highly romantic. Although the Dry Season was in its last official month (April), there was scarcely any threatening clouds. In fact, the cloudless skies …

[Observer] The night before the April 12, 1980 coup was very serene and the ambience generated was highly romantic. Although the Dry Season was in its last official month (April), there was scarcely any threatening clouds. In fact, the cloudless skies were adorned with sparkling stars that night, with the moon illuminating the creepy dark corners of the city. Driving through the long Tubman Boulevard stretch from Paynesville, through Congo town and Sinkor, and savoring the calmative breeze from the Atlantic Ocean tha

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An Economic Case for Visa Waivers for Liberians Naturalized in Diaspora

[Observer] “If you cannot get in through the front or back doors, try a window or a chimney,” the saying goes, suggesting that persistence in solutions-oriented engagement could yield to positive results. Without jumping the gun, however, one wonders w…

[Observer] "If you cannot get in through the front or back doors, try a window or a chimney," the saying goes, suggesting that persistence in solutions-oriented engagement could yield to positive results. Without jumping the gun, however, one wonders whether the Government of Liberia in the past decade of power ever considered an idea recently proffered recently by a United States-based rights group, that appears to make good business sense.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LMA, MOA Sign Communiqué to Monitor Fishing Vessels

[Observer] The Liberia Maritime Authority (LMA) and the Bureau of National Fisheries (BNF) through the Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) have signed a joint communiqué to inspect and monitor all registered fishing and fishing-related vessels plying the territorial waters of Liberia. The communiqué was signed on Thursday, April 13 in Monrovia.

[Observer] The Liberia Maritime Authority (LMA) and the Bureau of National Fisheries (BNF) through the Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) have signed a joint communiqué to inspect and monitor all registered fishing and fishing-related vessels plying the territorial waters of Liberia. The communiqué was signed on Thursday, April 13 in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Foreign Ministry Issues Procedures

[NEWS] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Bureau of Passports and Visas has issued its latest guidelines to Liberians whose passports are reported lost or stolen (missing) and are desirous of applying for new Liberian ECOWAS Biometric Passports.

[NEWS] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs' Bureau of Passports and Visas has issued its latest guidelines to Liberians whose passports are reported lost or stolen (missing) and are desirous of applying for new Liberian ECOWAS Biometric Passports.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Gender Ministry Launches Girls Ebola Recovery Support Project

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Foreign Affairs Minister Marjon Kamara has encouraged adolescent girls to make use of opportunities, adding that issues of women and girls empowerment is close to her heart.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Foreign Affairs Minister Marjon Kamara has encouraged adolescent girls to make use of opportunities, adding that issues of women and girls empowerment is close to her heart.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia