NCA Debunks VP’s Bribery Scam Featured

[The Capitol Times] A mass citizen’s movement that believes in the advancement of the political, cultural and educational values of the citizens of Bong, Gbarpolu, Lofa, Margibi and Nimba Counties, the North Central Alliance (NCA), has dispelled the re…

[The Capitol Times] A mass citizen's movement that believes in the advancement of the political, cultural and educational values of the citizens of Bong, Gbarpolu, Lofa, Margibi and Nimba Counties, the North Central Alliance (NCA), has dispelled the recent pronouncement by Mr. Wendell J.E Macintosh, CEO of ADA Commercial Inc. that he bribed the Vice President Joseph N. Boakai with an ADA fund.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Death Trap – LEC Pole Poses Threat to Residents

[The Capitol Times] Despite public outcry from residents of the Devine Town and Richardson Communities for the removal of an run down electrical pole situated opposite the Kailondo Hotel on the Old Road, it seems as if authorities at the Liberia Electr…

[The Capitol Times] Despite public outcry from residents of the Devine Town and Richardson Communities for the removal of an run down electrical pole situated opposite the Kailondo Hotel on the Old Road, it seems as if authorities at the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) have ignored the calls.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UP Opts for Indefinite Campaign Period

[The Capitol Times] Amidst signs of violations of elections guidelines on campaigning by several political parties as prescribed by the National Election Commission (NEC), Unity Party (UP) Chairman Wilmot Paye says he foresees a period in Liberia where…

[The Capitol Times] Amidst signs of violations of elections guidelines on campaigning by several political parties as prescribed by the National Election Commission (NEC), Unity Party (UP) Chairman Wilmot Paye says he foresees a period in Liberia where there is no definite time for campaign during election year.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LRA Launches Social Corporate Program

[The Capitol Times] The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has launched a Social Corporate Responsibility Program to provide assistance to vulnerable groups, communities and institutions in Liberia.

[The Capitol Times] The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has launched a Social Corporate Responsibility Program to provide assistance to vulnerable groups, communities and institutions in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Truck Accident Kills 78

[Al Jazeera] At least 78 people were killed and dozens more were injured when a truck heavily loaded with goods and passengers crashed in the Central African Republic, a doctor said on Wednesday.

[Al Jazeera] At least 78 people were killed and dozens more were injured when a truck heavily loaded with goods and passengers crashed in the Central African Republic, a doctor said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Flour Crisis to Persist as CS Says Maize Harvest to Drop 25%

[Nation] Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett has warned that the country’s annual maize yield could drop by 20-25 per cent this year due to the invasion and the continuing spread of the fall armyworm.

[Nation] Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett has warned that the country's annual maize yield could drop by 20-25 per cent this year due to the invasion and the continuing spread of the fall armyworm.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uhuru Kenyatta Pulls Out of Election Debates

[Al Jazeera] Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main rival Raila Odinga have pulled out of two televised presidential debates ahead of August 8 elections, their parties said.

[Al Jazeera] Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main rival Raila Odinga have pulled out of two televised presidential debates ahead of August 8 elections, their parties said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tennis – Montjane and Men On Top At Joburg Open

[Sascoc] Home favourites Kgothatso Montjane, Lucas Sithole and Evans Maripa won their first Joburg Open singles titles at Soweto’s Arthur Ashe Tennis Centre in Soweto on Wednesday.

[Sascoc] Home favourites Kgothatso Montjane, Lucas Sithole and Evans Maripa won their first Joburg Open singles titles at Soweto's Arthur Ashe Tennis Centre in Soweto on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Senators Leaning in Vote Over 30-Year Tax-Break for Farmington Hotel

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When a Joint Committee on Investment, Concessions, and Judiciary of the House of Representatives put a plan on the floor for the ratification of an investment incentive that would give the Farmington Hotel a 30-year tax brea…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When a Joint Committee on Investment, Concessions, and Judiciary of the House of Representatives put a plan on the floor for the ratification of an investment incentive that would give the Farmington Hotel a 30-year tax break, many Liberians were in awe.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senator Jewel Howard Taylor’s Grassroots Amnesia

[FrontPageAfrica] SENATOR JEWEL HOWARD TAYLOR(NPP, Bong), the Vice Standard Bearer of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) raised eyebrows earlier in the year, while speaking in the US city of Philadelphia, when she lamented that the cu…

[FrontPageAfrica] SENATOR JEWEL HOWARD TAYLOR(NPP, Bong), the Vice Standard Bearer of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) raised eyebrows earlier in the year, while speaking in the US city of Philadelphia, when she lamented that the current salaries of US$10,000.00 Senators earn was simply not enough and should in fact be increased to commiserate the fabulous salaries cabinet Ministers in Liberia receive.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia