UP Lawmaker Differs With Party

[NEWS] The Chairperson of the House of Representatives’ Committee on Judiciary has called on the Unity Party to withdraw the lawsuit that is presently before the National Elections Commission and Supreme Court of Liberia.

[NEWS] The Chairperson of the House of Representatives' Committee on Judiciary has called on the Unity Party to withdraw the lawsuit that is presently before the National Elections Commission and Supreme Court of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Micat Boss On Designs to Delay Election

[New Dawn] Mr. Lewis Brown Liberia permanent Representative to the UN says there are growing concerns about the possible employment of designs to delay the timely conclusion of the 2017 Presidential Elections. Mr. Lewis Brown made the assertion in a st…

[New Dawn] Mr. Lewis Brown Liberia permanent Representative to the UN says there are growing concerns about the possible employment of designs to delay the timely conclusion of the 2017 Presidential Elections. Mr. Lewis Brown made the assertion in a statement released on 16 November in Monrovia. Mr. Brown says a delay in the conclusion of these elections within the timeframe envisaged by the Constitution has the unfortunate effect of spinning the nation out of constitutional orbit, and thereby ushering the country ou

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Labour Congress Condemns El-Rufai’s Violation of Trade Union Rights

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has condemned the plan of Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State to arrest labour leaders in the state as violation of trade union rights.

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has condemned the plan of Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State to arrest labour leaders in the state as violation of trade union rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Wicked Plot

[New Dawn] Former opposition All Liberian Party (ALP) chairman Mr. Emmanuel Lomax is accusing two former National Elections Commission (NEC) chairpersons Cllr. James Fromoyan and Cllr. Frances Johnson – Allison of being allegedly wicked, saying they la…

[New Dawn] Former opposition All Liberian Party (ALP) chairman Mr. Emmanuel Lomax is accusing two former National Elections Commission (NEC) chairpersons Cllr. James Fromoyan and Cllr. Frances Johnson - Allison of being allegedly wicked, saying they lack moral grounds to testify in the ongoing elections fraud and irregularities case at the NEC.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mosisili Hits Back At Critics

[Lesotho Times] FORMER Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili says he has no need to misrepresent to the world that he is premier as he enjoyed a lengthy stay in that position which no one can match at the moment.

[Lesotho Times] FORMER Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili says he has no need to misrepresent to the world that he is premier as he enjoyed a lengthy stay in that position which no one can match at the moment.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Labour Halts Redundancy At Sime Darby

[New Dawn] The Ministry of Labour has ordered an immediate halt to the planned redundancy exercise by the Management of the Sime Darby Plantation, Liberia Inc. A Labour Ministry press release issued in Monrovia 16 November quotes a communication from t…

[New Dawn] The Ministry of Labour has ordered an immediate halt to the planned redundancy exercise by the Management of the Sime Darby Plantation, Liberia Inc. A Labour Ministry press release issued in Monrovia 16 November quotes a communication from the office of the Acting Minister of Labour, Augustine W. Williams as calling on the Management of the company to put a halt to the process and revert to the legal course under the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UP Lawmaker Seeks Party Withdrawal

[New Dawn] A steward of ruling Unity Party (UP) and Nimba Representative Mr. Worlea Saywah Dunah is calling on the UP and its presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai to withdraw their application filed before the National Elections C…

[New Dawn] A steward of ruling Unity Party (UP) and Nimba Representative Mr. Worlea Saywah Dunah is calling on the UP and its presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai to withdraw their application filed before the National Elections Commission (NEC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

We Are Pressurized

[New Dawn] The governing Unity Party (UP), Co-complainant in the electoral dispute case before the National Elections Commission claims it is being pressurized to present evidence at the ongoing hearing before the NEC while its request for crucial docu…

[New Dawn] The governing Unity Party (UP), Co-complainant in the electoral dispute case before the National Elections Commission claims it is being pressurized to present evidence at the ongoing hearing before the NEC while its request for crucial documents had not been decided,

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Former NEC Boss Denies Calling for Interim Government

[New Dawn] Former Chairperson of the National Elections Commission and former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Liberia, Cllr. Francis Johnson Allison denies ever claims of calling for an interim government here.

[New Dawn] Former Chairperson of the National Elections Commission and former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Liberia, Cllr. Francis Johnson Allison denies ever claims of calling for an interim government here.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Journalism of Investigation in Africa – ‘A Hard Nut to Crack’

[Iwacu] In a conference that brought together hundreds of investigative journalists from across the globe, African Investigative reporters say they meet a number of challenges when doing their job.

[Iwacu] In a conference that brought together hundreds of investigative journalists from across the globe, African Investigative reporters say they meet a number of challenges when doing their job.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi