‘Put Liberia First Business Campaign’ Launched

[Observer] The Liberian Business Association (LIBA-Liberia) and the United States chapter of the Liberian Business Association (LIBA-USA) have pre-launched a new business idea, “Put Liberia First Campaign,” to encourage Liberian-owned business entrepre…

[Observer] The Liberian Business Association (LIBA-Liberia) and the United States chapter of the Liberian Business Association (LIBA-USA) have pre-launched a new business idea, "Put Liberia First Campaign," to encourage Liberian-owned business entrepreneurs to support each other.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberians, Other W-Africans to Lose U.S. Immigration Status

[Observer] Hundreds of Africans including Liberians living in the northern U.S. state of Minnesota are about to lose their temporary immigrant status, the Voice of America (VOA) has reported.

[Observer] Hundreds of Africans including Liberians living in the northern U.S. state of Minnesota are about to lose their temporary immigrant status, the Voice of America (VOA) has reported.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

One in Three Girls Sexually Abused Before Age 25

[New Zimbabwe] ONE in every three girls in Zimbabwe is sexually abused before they reach the age of 25 and there is need for awareness raising among diverse communities on the dangers of child sexual abuse, an official with the Swedish Embassy in Harar…

[New Zimbabwe] ONE in every three girls in Zimbabwe is sexually abused before they reach the age of 25 and there is need for awareness raising among diverse communities on the dangers of child sexual abuse, an official with the Swedish Embassy in Harare said Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Congo Militia Storms Prison, Frees Self-Styled Prophet Leader

[Deutsche Welle] Gunmen tied to a Christian sect have attacked a DRC prison, freeing their guru and dozens of prisoners. Some reports suggest hundreds or thousands of prisoners may have fled.

[Deutsche Welle] Gunmen tied to a Christian sect have attacked a DRC prison, freeing their guru and dozens of prisoners. Some reports suggest hundreds or thousands of prisoners may have fled.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Ethiopian Airlines to Start Flights to Chengdu of China

[Focac] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia’s state owned air carrier Ethiopian Airlines (ET) is to start flights to Chengdu, the capital of China’s southwest Sichuan province, on May 22, adding its roster of destinations to the world’s most populous nation to five.

[Focac] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia's state owned air carrier Ethiopian Airlines (ET) is to start flights to Chengdu, the capital of China's southwest Sichuan province, on May 22, adding its roster of destinations to the world's most populous nation to five.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Academic Excellence At HSC Level Is Only the Beginning of the Journey, President Gurib-Fakim Says

[Government of Mauritius] One should embark on an adventure of faith confronting risks and challenges and academic excellence at Higher School Certificate (HSC) level is the beginning of the journey not the end. This statement was made yesterday by the…

[Government of Mauritius] One should embark on an adventure of faith confronting risks and challenges and academic excellence at Higher School Certificate (HSC) level is the beginning of the journey not the end. This statement was made yesterday by the President of the Republic, Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, at a reception held in honour of the 2016 HSC Laureates at the State House in Reduit in the presence of the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Econ

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Ogun CP Vows to Arrest Killers of Family of 6

[Vanguard] Abeokuta -The Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu has vowed that the command would deploy all its arsenal towards ensuring that the killers of a Muslim cleric, Sheikh Abdulsalam Yusuf, his wife and four children were arrested.

[Vanguard] Abeokuta -The Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu has vowed that the command would deploy all its arsenal towards ensuring that the killers of a Muslim cleric, Sheikh Abdulsalam Yusuf, his wife and four children were arrested.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Judiciary Evaluates Performance

[New Republic] Bong County in central Liberia will today host the judiciary branch of government to begin a three-day retreat in that part of the country.

[New Republic] Bong County in central Liberia will today host the judiciary branch of government to begin a three-day retreat in that part of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ANC Stalwart Rubbishes Impersonation Claim

[New Republic] Reports coming from Washington DC over the weekend by an informed staff of the Embassy suggesting impersonation by Ambassador Jeremiah C. Sulunten, vice standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress (ANC) have been rubbished and f…

[New Republic] Reports coming from Washington DC over the weekend by an informed staff of the Embassy suggesting impersonation by Ambassador Jeremiah C. Sulunten, vice standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress (ANC) have been rubbished and further referred to as irresponsible campaign intended to besmear his hard earned character which shouldn't be given the slightest attention.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘PYJ Under Pressure’

[New Republic] Nimba County Senator and political leader of the Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR), Prince Yormie Johnson, aliased PYJ, is said to be under extreme pressure from senior partisans of his party to commit himself to the Joint …

[New Republic] Nimba County Senator and political leader of the Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR), Prince Yormie Johnson, aliased PYJ, is said to be under extreme pressure from senior partisans of his party to commit himself to the Joint Technical Committee (JTC) which united the MDR, Liberia National Union (LINU) of Nathaniel Blama and the All Liberian Party (ALP) of businessman Benoni Urey.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia