Liberian Election 2017 – Preliminary Observations and Advice

[FrontPageAfrica] Often when I listen to Liberian radios or when I read in the papers on this year’s Liberian Presidential election, I observe that some supporters of candidates focus on discussing negatively the opposing candidate or candidates and no…

[FrontPageAfrica] Often when I listen to Liberian radios or when I read in the papers on this year's Liberian Presidential election, I observe that some supporters of candidates focus on discussing negatively the opposing candidate or candidates and not talking about their supporting candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Supreme Court Orders Resumption of Darlington George Assault Trial

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Supreme Court Associate Justice in Chambers, Sie-A-Nyene Yuoh has mandated the presiding judge of Criminal Court “B” at the Temple of Justice to resume jurisdiction and allow the state prosecutors to submit the evidence in t…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Supreme Court Associate Justice in Chambers, Sie-A-Nyene Yuoh has mandated the presiding judge of Criminal Court "B" at the Temple of Justice to resume jurisdiction and allow the state prosecutors to submit the evidence in the brutality case against the former Deputy Director Executive Protection Service (EPS), Darlington George.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Pivotal in Yahya Jammeh’s Exit

[FrontPageAfrica] “Liberia having experienced the death and destruction associated with war and conflict is committed to work with all nations, institutions and individuals to promote, ensure and maintain peace, security, stability and democratic gover…

[FrontPageAfrica] "Liberia having experienced the death and destruction associated with war and conflict is committed to work with all nations, institutions and individuals to promote, ensure and maintain peace, security, stability and democratic governance everywhere particularly in the West African Sub-region.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Aggrieved Partisans Seek Court Intervention to Participate in Up Primary

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Aggrieved partisans of the ruling Unity Party (UP) protesting against their disqualification from participating in party’s primary elections have announced an appeal to the Supreme Court to be heard during its March 2017 sit…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Aggrieved partisans of the ruling Unity Party (UP) protesting against their disqualification from participating in party's primary elections have announced an appeal to the Supreme Court to be heard during its March 2017 sitting.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Youth Activist Promises to Assist River Transport Union in Monrovia

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A youth activist and founder of the Youth Network for Reform, (YONER)-Liberia, Jarius Andrew Greaves, recently crossed the Mesurado River to meet with the River Union head on ways to help mitigate the situation regarding lif…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A youth activist and founder of the Youth Network for Reform, (YONER)-Liberia, Jarius Andrew Greaves, recently crossed the Mesurado River to meet with the River Union head on ways to help mitigate the situation regarding life jackets.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Plan International Liberia Reaffirms Commitment to Education

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Plan International Liberia, an international nongovernmental organization working in Liberia has reaffirmed its commitment to support government’s efforts in achieving quality Education in the country.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Plan International Liberia, an international nongovernmental organization working in Liberia has reaffirmed its commitment to support government's efforts in achieving quality Education in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UBA Liberia Wins Millennium Challenge Account

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -After a keenly contested bid process by top banks in Liberia, UBA Liberia has been selected as banker to Millennium Challenge Corporation to provide Banking and Financial Services for the Millennium Challenge Account, Liberi…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -After a keenly contested bid process by top banks in Liberia, UBA Liberia has been selected as banker to Millennium Challenge Corporation to provide Banking and Financial Services for the Millennium Challenge Account, Liberia (MCA-L).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Sweet Tooth’ Lands Man in Hospital

[The Herald] A Harare man is battling for his life at Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals after he was severely battered on the head with a plank for allegedly taking sweets from a vendor’s stall without paying. The vendor, David Shumba (33) from Epworth, …

[The Herald] A Harare man is battling for his life at Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals after he was severely battered on the head with a plank for allegedly taking sweets from a vendor's stall without paying. The vendor, David Shumba (33) from Epworth, appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Rumbidzai Mugwagwa on Wednesday last week charged with assault.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lack of Regulation Affects Reliability of Commercial Herbal Products in Africa

[Observer] Fifty years ago, during the “Golden Age” of modern medicine, the use of herbal remedies would have had little chance of being used in Liberia’s primary healthcare system. So strong was the belief in modern medicine’s credo – ‘better living t…

[Observer] Fifty years ago, during the "Golden Age" of modern medicine, the use of herbal remedies would have had little chance of being used in Liberia's primary healthcare system. So strong was the belief in modern medicine's credo - 'better living through Chemistry' - that no responsible person, professional or otherwise, mentioned the word "herbs."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia