Charles Taylor’s ‘Arms Supplier’ Convicted in the Netherlands

[FrontPageAfrica] An international timber trader who used his business as cover for smuggling weapons into West Africa in defiance of a UN arms embargo has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.

[FrontPageAfrica] An international timber trader who used his business as cover for smuggling weapons into West Africa in defiance of a UN arms embargo has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Alex Tyler’s Strong Man Wants Judge in Sable Mining Bribery Case Removed

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Menipakei Dumoe, a senior member of the Coalition for Democratic Change and a strongman of former House Speaker Alex Tyler, has joined prosecutors in the Sable Mining bribery case to call for the removal of Judge Yamie Gbeisay.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Menipakei Dumoe, a senior member of the Coalition for Democratic Change and a strongman of former House Speaker Alex Tyler, has joined prosecutors in the Sable Mining bribery case to call for the removal of Judge Yamie Gbeisay.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Fish Farm Empowers Youth

[Namibian] THE Fonteintjie community fish farm at Keetmanshoop, a town where social problems associated with unemployment are rife, has brought hope for a brighter future for locals.

[Namibian] THE Fonteintjie community fish farm at Keetmanshoop, a town where social problems associated with unemployment are rife, has brought hope for a brighter future for locals.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Kanio Bai Gbala, CDC’s Samora Wolokollie in Fist Fight

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -FrontPageArica has reliably gathered that Mr. Kanio Bai Gbala who recently left the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) for the Liberty Party (LP) was involved in a fist fight with Mr. Samora Wolokollie, a senior member of…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -FrontPageArica has reliably gathered that Mr. Kanio Bai Gbala who recently left the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) for the Liberty Party (LP) was involved in a fist fight with Mr. Samora Wolokollie, a senior member of the CDC, at a local entertainment center.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senator Prince Y. Johnson Insists Being First On New Coalition Ticket

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The controversial merger has been consummated – signed by all three parties, but the big question remains: “Who will lead the coalition, Urey or Prince Johnson, or, perhaps, Nathaniel Blama?”

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The controversial merger has been consummated - signed by all three parties, but the big question remains: "Who will lead the coalition, Urey or Prince Johnson, or, perhaps, Nathaniel Blama?"

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Can Do Spirit’ to End Poverty – Says Dr. Jones

[Observer] The man known among rural people as ‘poverty doctor,’ Dr. J. Mills Jones, told members of the Helping Hand & Unification Club in Baira, Bong County that only a “can-do-spirit” supported by few Liberian dollars can take Liberians out of poverty.

[Observer] The man known among rural people as 'poverty doctor,' Dr. J. Mills Jones, told members of the Helping Hand & Unification Club in Baira, Bong County that only a "can-do-spirit" supported by few Liberian dollars can take Liberians out of poverty.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LTA Hosts Regional Regulators

[Observer] The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) will play host to 11 member states of the West Africa Telecommunications Regulators Assembly (WATRA) this week during the assembly’s Annual General Meeting.

[Observer] The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) will play host to 11 member states of the West Africa Telecommunications Regulators Assembly (WATRA) this week during the assembly's Annual General Meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liscr Ends Winning Drought, Jubilee and Keitrace Share Points

[Observer] Following four consecutive draws since their last win against league leaders FC Fassel on February 5, 2017, the Shipping Boys of LISCR FC on Friday ended their winning drought after they defeated Watanga FC in a 4-3 entertaining encounter at…

[Observer] Following four consecutive draws since their last win against league leaders FC Fassel on February 5, 2017, the Shipping Boys of LISCR FC on Friday ended their winning drought after they defeated Watanga FC in a 4-3 entertaining encounter at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia