Odinga to Sue Cambridge Analytica, Facebook for Propaganda

[Nairobi News] Nasa leader Raila Odinga has reacted for the first time about the apocalyptic campaign against him in the 2017 election, saying it depicted him as the “devil incarnate”.

[Nairobi News] Nasa leader Raila Odinga has reacted for the first time about the apocalyptic campaign against him in the 2017 election, saying it depicted him as the "devil incarnate".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Weah Assures Press Freedom

[New Dawn] President George M. Weah has assured Liberians of his government’s commitment to press freedom and free speech in the country. The Liberian leader made the statement at the official commissioning and turning over of UNMIL Radio to ECOWAS Rad…

[New Dawn] President George M. Weah has assured Liberians of his government's commitment to press freedom and free speech in the country. The Liberian leader made the statement at the official commissioning and turning over of UNMIL Radio to ECOWAS Radio over the weekend in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Prosecute ‘War Criminals’ – UN Urges Weah’s Govt

[New Democrat] A top UN official on Thursday urged Liberia to implement the recommendations of a truth commission, dating back to 2009, which included prosecuting eight ex-warlords for alleged crimes against humanity.

[New Democrat] A top UN official on Thursday urged Liberia to implement the recommendations of a truth commission, dating back to 2009, which included prosecuting eight ex-warlords for alleged crimes against humanity.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberian Lobby Intensifies in the Wake of DED Termination

[Observer] The immigration status of thousands of Liberians in the United States will go in jeopardy at midnight on March 31, 2018, unless action is taken by President Donald Trump to issue the Executive Order of Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) to ex…

[Observer] The immigration status of thousands of Liberians in the United States will go in jeopardy at midnight on March 31, 2018, unless action is taken by President Donald Trump to issue the Executive Order of Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) to extend their legal stay in the U.S.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Census Postponed to 2019

[New Democrat] The National housing and population census has been postponed to 2019 after the legislature and the president agreed on a resolution to delay the constitutional event to ensure integrity of the exercise. Nimba County Representative Larry…

[New Democrat] The National housing and population census has been postponed to 2019 after the legislature and the president agreed on a resolution to delay the constitutional event to ensure integrity of the exercise. Nimba County Representative Larry Yonquai said Thursday in the capital Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Immunization Platform Convenes 4th General Assembly in Monrovia

[Observer] The Interim Board Chair of the Liberia Immunization Platform (LIP) Joyce Kilikpo Jarwolo has told colleagues at the Platform’s 4th General Assembly (GA) that it was no better time for them to renew their commitment by saving the lives of Lib…

[Observer] The Interim Board Chair of the Liberia Immunization Platform (LIP) Joyce Kilikpo Jarwolo has told colleagues at the Platform's 4th General Assembly (GA) that it was no better time for them to renew their commitment by saving the lives of Liberian children than at a time when there is a new national leadership that is pushing for a "pro-poor" agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Weah Breaks Ground for Military Hospital

[Observer] The scene at the Edward Binyah Kesseley Barracks near Schiefflin, Margibi County yesterday was one of jubilation, characterized by a military demonstration drill when President George Weah performed the historic groundbreaking ceremony for t…

[Observer] The scene at the Edward Binyah Kesseley Barracks near Schiefflin, Margibi County yesterday was one of jubilation, characterized by a military demonstration drill when President George Weah performed the historic groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a 200-bedroom military hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia