Jonathan Williams Confesses to Killing Journalist Browne, but More Questions Abound

[Observer] Jonathan Williams, the prime suspect in the death of Super FM TV cameraman Tyron Browne, has told police investigators that he killed the journalist in ‘self-defense’ after the journalist reportedly refused to leave his residence when asked …

[Observer] Jonathan Williams, the prime suspect in the death of Super FM TV cameraman Tyron Browne, has told police investigators that he killed the journalist in 'self-defense' after the journalist reportedly refused to leave his residence when asked to do so on the evening of Sunday, April 15.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

AFL’s First Female Deputy Chief of Staff Awaits Senate’s Blessing

[Observer] The Liberian Senate’s committee on Defense, Security, Intelligence and Veteran Affairs has exhaustively grilled Liberia’s first female nominee for the post of Deputy Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of Liberia and there are indications tha…

[Observer] The Liberian Senate's committee on Defense, Security, Intelligence and Veteran Affairs has exhaustively grilled Liberia's first female nominee for the post of Deputy Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of Liberia and there are indications that she will receive the blessing of senate plenary this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Xenophobia – South African Mob Burns Another Nigerian Alive

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Community in South Africa has announced the killing of Clement Nwaogu, who was burnt alive by a mob in the latest xenophobia attack in that country.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Community in South Africa has announced the killing of Clement Nwaogu, who was burnt alive by a mob in the latest xenophobia attack in that country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

With Our Long History of Growing Sugar Cane, Why Isn’t Liberia Producing Sugar?

[Observer] Farmers in the St. Paul River settlements, such as Caldwell, Clay Ashland, Crozierville, Millsburg, Virginia, etc., have extensive experience in growing sugar cane. This crop has also been grown extensively in Bong, Lofa and Nimba counties.

[Observer] Farmers in the St. Paul River settlements, such as Caldwell, Clay Ashland, Crozierville, Millsburg, Virginia, etc., have extensive experience in growing sugar cane. This crop has also been grown extensively in Bong, Lofa and Nimba counties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Brumskine Steps Down, Sen. Lawrence Takes Helm At Liberty Party

[Observer] A newly-created National Advisory Council of the opposition Liberty Party (LP) over the weekend unanimously elected Grand Bassa County Senator Nyonblee Karnga-Lawrence as new Political Leader, replacing Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine.

[Observer] A newly-created National Advisory Council of the opposition Liberty Party (LP) over the weekend unanimously elected Grand Bassa County Senator Nyonblee Karnga-Lawrence as new Political Leader, replacing Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Masisi Back From CHOGM

[Botswana Daily News] London -President Mokgweetsi Masisi arrived in Gaborone on April 22 morning from the 25th session of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London.

[Botswana Daily News] London -President Mokgweetsi Masisi arrived in Gaborone on April 22 morning from the 25th session of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

IMF Endorses Cryptocurrencies … Says They Don’t Pose Immediate Danger

[Business Day] The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged players in the financial sector to embrace the emergence of cryptocurrencies (virtual currencies), suggesting that, it could transform the way people save and invest.

[Business Day] The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged players in the financial sector to embrace the emergence of cryptocurrencies (virtual currencies), suggesting that, it could transform the way people save and invest.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Sexual Harassment Costs Businesses U.S.$1.5 Trillion … IFC Vows to Fight It Across the Globe

[Business Day] The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the investment arm of the World Bank Group, has announced plans to implement effective mechanisms that aim to fight sexual harassment and other related gender-based violence at workplaces acro…

[Business Day] The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the investment arm of the World Bank Group, has announced plans to implement effective mechanisms that aim to fight sexual harassment and other related gender-based violence at workplaces across the globe.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana