NEC, the Challenge Is Yours to Maintain the Peace

[Observer] We have seven days left to elect new Liberian leaders, members of the House of Representatives but most especially the President and Vice President of the Republic.

[Observer] We have seven days left to elect new Liberian leaders, members of the House of Representatives but most especially the President and Vice President of the Republic.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

DDC Official Denies Freeman, PUL Allegations

[Observer] It was alleged last week by the Press Union of Liberia during a press conference that one of its counterparts, Lamii Kpargoi, who also formed the Deepening Democracy Coalition (DDC) group alongside Mr. Thomas Nah, has been soliciting money f…

[Observer] It was alleged last week by the Press Union of Liberia during a press conference that one of its counterparts, Lamii Kpargoi, who also formed the Deepening Democracy Coalition (DDC) group alongside Mr. Thomas Nah, has been soliciting money from politicians for their participation in the past two debates organized by the group.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

PYJ Promises Justice for All Liberians

[Observer] The political leader of the opposition Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR), Senator Prince Y. Johnson (PYJ), has vowed to deliver justice to all Liberians if he is elected President at the October 10 polls.

[Observer] The political leader of the opposition Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR), Senator Prince Y. Johnson (PYJ), has vowed to deliver justice to all Liberians if he is elected President at the October 10 polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Yocel Demotes Electoral Violence, Promotes Women’s Participation

[Observer] Ahead of the October 10 presidential and legislative polls, the Youth Coalition for Education in Liberia (YOCEL) has commenced efforts aimed at preventing pre and post electoral violence, particularly among young people.

[Observer] Ahead of the October 10 presidential and legislative polls, the Youth Coalition for Education in Liberia (YOCEL) has commenced efforts aimed at preventing pre and post electoral violence, particularly among young people.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Over 70% of Legislators HIV Positive – Mushonga

[The Herald] Over 70 percent of parliamentarians are HIV-positive and are on anti-retroviral therapy, Matabeleland South Proportional Representative Mrs Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga (MDC) has alleged. Mrs Misihairabwi-Mushonga castigated the legisla…

[The Herald] Over 70 percent of parliamentarians are HIV-positive and are on anti-retroviral therapy, Matabeleland South Proportional Representative Mrs Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga (MDC) has alleged. Mrs Misihairabwi-Mushonga castigated the legislators for being selfish by supporting the enactment of the Aids Levy for them to get State-assisted life-prolonging drugs yet they were neglecting vulnerable children who were sexually abused through unprotected sex.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Over 136 000 Tonnes of Chrome Exported to China

[The Herald] Zimbabwe exported over 136 000 tonnes of ferrochrome to China during the first five months of 2017, according to trade statistics just released. According to data published by ferroalloynet.com, about 36 000 tonnes of local chrome were exp…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe exported over 136 000 tonnes of ferrochrome to China during the first five months of 2017, according to trade statistics just released. According to data published by ferroalloynet.com, about 36 000 tonnes of local chrome were exported to China during the month of May only.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cabinet Reshuffle Bloodbath Looms

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Robert Mugabe’s warning yesterday he will root out internal saboteurs plotting to incite an anti-government uprising brought even closer a long-awaited cabinet reshuffle which will inevitably be driven by the ruling Zan…

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Robert Mugabe's warning yesterday he will root out internal saboteurs plotting to incite an anti-government uprising brought even closer a long-awaited cabinet reshuffle which will inevitably be driven by the ruling Zanu PF factionalism and succession dynamics, as well as capacity, performance and delivery issues, informed insiders have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Elections Body Receives 2 600 Registration Kits

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has received the remaining 2 600 biometric voter registration (BVR) kits as it prepares to launch a blitz to register voters ahead of next year’s harmonised elections.

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has received the remaining 2 600 biometric voter registration (BVR) kits as it prepares to launch a blitz to register voters ahead of next year's harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe