U.S.$4.8 Million Fraud – EFCC Lacks Power to Try Me, Ajudua Tells Court

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A Lagos-based lawyer and socialite, Fred Ajudua has told the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja to quash the $4.8 million fraudulent charge leveled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for alleged…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A Lagos-based lawyer and socialite, Fred Ajudua has told the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja to quash the $4.8 million fraudulent charge leveled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly defrauding former Chief of Army Staff, retired Lt.-Gen. Ishaya Bamaiyi.

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Rep. Youngblood Challenges Colleagues to Increase Salaries of Teachers

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Montserrado County Electoral District #9 Representative Munah Pelham-Youngblood is calling on her colleagues in the Legislature to see to increase teachers’ salaries and benefits.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Montserrado County Electoral District #9 Representative Munah Pelham-Youngblood is calling on her colleagues in the Legislature to see to increase teachers' salaries and benefits.

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Michael Samukai Walks Free From Attempted Murder Charges

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Jurors at the Criminal Court “A” at the Temple of Justice on Friday, March 10, acquitted Michael Samukai, the son of the Minister of Defense, Brownie J. Samukai, Jr., of charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault and il…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Jurors at the Criminal Court "A" at the Temple of Justice on Friday, March 10, acquitted Michael Samukai, the son of the Minister of Defense, Brownie J. Samukai, Jr., of charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault and illegal possession of a firearm, amid a protest from the prosecution.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Samuel Wureh Identifies With Storm Victims in Monrovia

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Victims, who were recently affected by a violent storm which left a trail of destruction in Montserrado County District #11, are seeing light at the end of the tunnel, following a donation from Cllr. Samuel Wureh, an aspiran…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Victims, who were recently affected by a violent storm which left a trail of destruction in Montserrado County District #11, are seeing light at the end of the tunnel, following a donation from Cllr. Samuel Wureh, an aspirant for the district's seat in the Legislature.

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Judicial Reporters Association Gets New Leadership

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Association of Judicial Reporters (AJUR) based at the Temple of Justice has a new leadership that will steer the affairs of the association for the period of two years.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Association of Judicial Reporters (AJUR) based at the Temple of Justice has a new leadership that will steer the affairs of the association for the period of two years.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberian Police Commits to Media to Build Strong Democracy

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Police Inspector General Gregory Coleman has pledged the commitment of the Liberian National Police (LNP) in working with the Liberian media community, stressing that police media relationship was crucial for the enhancement…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Police Inspector General Gregory Coleman has pledged the commitment of the Liberian National Police (LNP) in working with the Liberian media community, stressing that police media relationship was crucial for the enhancement of Liberia's democracy.

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Lada Launches Agro-Inputs Dealers Association of Liberia

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia’s Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Moses Zinnah, says the government is prepared to work with partners at all times to put money in the pocket of Liberian farmers by improving the agriculture sector.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia's Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Moses Zinnah, says the government is prepared to work with partners at all times to put money in the pocket of Liberian farmers by improving the agriculture sector.

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Lands & Mines Minister Confirms Putu Mining Exit From Liberia

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Russian steel giant, Putu Mining, has pulled out of Liberia, Liberia’s Minister of Lands, Mines, and Energy, Patrick Sendolo revealed during an appearance at the Liberian Senate.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Russian steel giant, Putu Mining, has pulled out of Liberia, Liberia's Minister of Lands, Mines, and Energy, Patrick Sendolo revealed during an appearance at the Liberian Senate.

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‘NEC Does Not Have Authority of Code of Conduct’ – IREDD

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In response to comments by Cllr. Jerome Korkoyah about the National Elections Commission being strict about the implementation of the code of conduct, the Institute for Research and Democratic Development (IREDD) says the NE…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In response to comments by Cllr. Jerome Korkoyah about the National Elections Commission being strict about the implementation of the code of conduct, the Institute for Research and Democratic Development (IREDD) says the NEC doesn't have any jurisdiction to implement the Code of Conduct as claimed by its chairman.

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Sable Mining Trial – Defendants Want Court Suppress Evidence

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Lawyers representing Cllr. Varney Sherman, E.C.B. Jones Alex Tyler, Eugene Shannon, Christopher Onanuga and Willie Belleh have raised objections to some of the evidence presented to the court by the prosecution, citing possi…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Lawyers representing Cllr. Varney Sherman, E.C.B. Jones Alex Tyler, Eugene Shannon, Christopher Onanuga and Willie Belleh have raised objections to some of the evidence presented to the court by the prosecution, citing possibilities of them being tampered with.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia