‘Annual Message Lacks Continuity’

[Observer] Movement for Economic Empowerment (MOVEE) chairman Dee-Maxwell Kemayah has given mixed reviews to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s final Annual Message to the joint session of the legislature, adding his take on the issues the speech dealt …

[Observer] Movement for Economic Empowerment (MOVEE) chairman Dee-Maxwell Kemayah has given mixed reviews to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's final Annual Message to the joint session of the legislature, adding his take on the issues the speech dealt with, including transformative change in the financial sector, fixing the economy and curbing corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ruling Party Calls for Halt to Campaign Trails

[The Herald] Zanu-PF secretary for administration Cde Ignatius Chombo has warned those already on the campaign trail for the 2018 harmonised elections to stop wasting their resources as the party is yet to set the criteria and attributes of candidates.

[The Herald] Zanu-PF secretary for administration Cde Ignatius Chombo has warned those already on the campaign trail for the 2018 harmonised elections to stop wasting their resources as the party is yet to set the criteria and attributes of candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Warriors Skipper Katsande Calls for Regular AFCON Appearance

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo -WARRIORS skipper Willard Katsande believes that only a regular appearance at the African Cup for Nations could give Zimbabwe the kind of experience they need to mount a better challenge for honours at the showcase.

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo -WARRIORS skipper Willard Katsande believes that only a regular appearance at the African Cup for Nations could give Zimbabwe the kind of experience they need to mount a better challenge for honours at the showcase.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Miss Kenya Loses Out Miss Universe Crown

[Nation] Miss Universe Kenya Mary Esther Were on Sunday made it to the top five beauties but missed out on the crown after a lacklustre performance in the question and answer session.

[Nation] Miss Universe Kenya Mary Esther Were on Sunday made it to the top five beauties but missed out on the crown after a lacklustre performance in the question and answer session.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

National Fund Boss Remanded

[The Herald] Fungai Lupande -Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (Zimdef) chief executive officer Fredrick Mandizvidza, who is accused of defrauding the parastatal of about $96 000 was yesterday remanded to February 15.

[The Herald] Fungai Lupande -Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (Zimdef) chief executive officer Fredrick Mandizvidza, who is accused of defrauding the parastatal of about $96 000 was yesterday remanded to February 15.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘GOL Needs U.S.$2.3 Billion to Connect County Capitals’

[Observer] The Minister of Public Works, Gyude Moore, has told the Senate Committee on Public Works that it would cost US$2.3 billion to connect all the counties’ capitals by good road networks, and that the country will need to spend at least US$100 m…

[Observer] The Minister of Public Works, Gyude Moore, has told the Senate Committee on Public Works that it would cost US$2.3 billion to connect all the counties' capitals by good road networks, and that the country will need to spend at least US$100 million a year on roads over the next 20 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

School, Residents, Businesses Grateful for Paved Police Academy Road

[Observer] The Principal of the Police Academy Elementary and Junior High School, Mrs. Theresa Morris, gasoline seller Moses Janteh, and motorbike rider Joseph Suah and many others have expressed gratitude to the Ministry of Public Works for the paveme…

[Observer] The Principal of the Police Academy Elementary and Junior High School, Mrs. Theresa Morris, gasoline seller Moses Janteh, and motorbike rider Joseph Suah and many others have expressed gratitude to the Ministry of Public Works for the pavement of the Police Academy Road in Paynesville, "which now makes life a little easier for all."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Supreme Court Reopens River Gee Election Case

[Observer] The Supreme Court yesterday reopened the case of the 2014 disputed special senatorial elections result in River Gee County, mandating the sitting Senator, Conmany B. Wisseh, then candidate of the ruling Unity Party (UP), and his legal team t…

[Observer] The Supreme Court yesterday reopened the case of the 2014 disputed special senatorial elections result in River Gee County, mandating the sitting Senator, Conmany B. Wisseh, then candidate of the ruling Unity Party (UP), and his legal team to be present at the hearing on Thursday, February 2.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Students Deserve Effective Learning Experience

[Observer] The founder of the John W.F. Sherman Memorial Institute (JWFSMI), located on Front Street in Monrovia, Mrs. Kellita Sherman, says effective instructional methods provide good learning experience for students.

[Observer] The founder of the John W.F. Sherman Memorial Institute (JWFSMI), located on Front Street in Monrovia, Mrs. Kellita Sherman, says effective instructional methods provide good learning experience for students.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘No Access to Road Maintenance Money’

[Observer] Public Works Minister William Gyude Moore has told a joint Senate committee that up to now, “the Ministry has had no access to the money coming from the Road Fund Act; that money is currently captured in the National Budget as you did when y…

[Observer] Public Works Minister William Gyude Moore has told a joint Senate committee that up to now, "the Ministry has had no access to the money coming from the Road Fund Act; that money is currently captured in the National Budget as you did when you passed the budget; so I do not even know how much was collected."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia