21 Political Parties ‘A Lot for Liberia’

[Observer] National Election Commission (NEC) Chairman, Cllr. Jerome G. Korkoya, yesterday openly confessed that, with 21 political parties now certificated and accredited for the 2017 presidential and legislative elections, the number is “a lot for Li…

[Observer] National Election Commission (NEC) Chairman, Cllr. Jerome G. Korkoya, yesterday openly confessed that, with 21 political parties now certificated and accredited for the 2017 presidential and legislative elections, the number is "a lot for Liberia."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Former Nigerian President Armed Forces Day Orator

[Observer] The former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Olusegun Matthew Okikiola Aremu Obassanjo, will address this year’s Armed Forces Day program on Saturday February 11 at the Barclay Training Center in Monrovia.

[Observer] The former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Olusegun Matthew Okikiola Aremu Obassanjo, will address this year's Armed Forces Day program on Saturday February 11 at the Barclay Training Center in Monrovia.

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Prosecution Hangs Over Former NIC Officials

[Observer] The joint Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the 53rd Legislature, comprising members of the House of Representatives and the Senate, is considering proposing the “prosecution” of former top officials of the National Investment Commission (N…

[Observer] The joint Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the 53rd Legislature, comprising members of the House of Representatives and the Senate, is considering proposing the "prosecution" of former top officials of the National Investment Commission (NIC) suspected of embezzling about US$1.4 million and flouting procurement laws which led to the loss of nearly US$1 million, the Daily Observer has reliably gathered.

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Obama and the Traditional Relationship – an Ebola Legacy!!

[Observer] Barrack Hussein Obama’s election as America’s first African-American President brought high hopes to many Africans – more so in Liberia; a country with long standing traditional relations with the United States – which has earned the unenvia…

[Observer] Barrack Hussein Obama's election as America's first African-American President brought high hopes to many Africans - more so in Liberia; a country with long standing traditional relations with the United States - which has earned the unenviable moniker as America's stepchild.

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AFL Urged to Go Into Business, Diversify to Create Wealth

[Observer] The budgetary allotment for the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) should be increased so that the soldiers are motivated to effectively discharge their duties, Dr. H. Boima Fahnbulleh, the security advisor to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has …

[Observer] The budgetary allotment for the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) should be increased so that the soldiers are motivated to effectively discharge their duties, Dr. H. Boima Fahnbulleh, the security advisor to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Policy Implementation Cardinal to Liberia’s Development

[Observer] Liberian Economist and fellow at the Center for Global Development, Dr. Antoinette M. Sayeh, joined by several speakers, has emphasized that policy implementation is a hallmark to fostering Liberia’s development agenda.

[Observer] Liberian Economist and fellow at the Center for Global Development, Dr. Antoinette M. Sayeh, joined by several speakers, has emphasized that policy implementation is a hallmark to fostering Liberia's development agenda.

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Lada, Afriland First Bank Sign MOU – Tangible Investments in Agri-Business

[Observer] USAID/LADA and Afriland First Bank (AFB) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to improve productivity through access to finance for organizations involved in agri-business. LADA (Liberia’s Agri-business Development Activity) striv…

[Observer] USAID/LADA and Afriland First Bank (AFB) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to improve productivity through access to finance for organizations involved in agri-business. LADA (Liberia's Agri-business Development Activity) strives to secure the nation's food.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia