Cummings Described As ‘Leader to Move Liberia Forward’

[Observer] Leaders in the southeastern counties of Maryland and Grand Kru say Alexander B. Cummings is their choice for president. Elders, chiefs, women, and youth groups in seven town hall meetings in Grand Kru County gave Cummings their endorsements …

[Observer] Leaders in the southeastern counties of Maryland and Grand Kru say Alexander B. Cummings is their choice for president. Elders, chiefs, women, and youth groups in seven town hall meetings in Grand Kru County gave Cummings their endorsements after similar meetings in Maryland County following the party's campaign program held on Saturday, August 6, at the Harper Sports Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘170 Years Without Definite Land Laws’

[Observer] As land issues continue to pose serious challenges to the peace and stability of Liberia, the Commissioner on Policy and Planning at the Liberia Land Authority (LLA) has blamed the situation on the lack of a “definite land law” in Liberia. “…

[Observer] As land issues continue to pose serious challenges to the peace and stability of Liberia, the Commissioner on Policy and Planning at the Liberia Land Authority (LLA) has blamed the situation on the lack of a "definite land law" in Liberia. "Our country is now 170 years old and there is not a well-defined law as to its administration and management," Adams Manobah argued.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cape Flats Artists Modernise Life Story of Historical Khoisan Figure

[GroundUp] A group of young artists have brought a modern spin to the life story of Krotoa. The musical production titled Krotoa van Vandag tells the story of a young girl from the Cape Flats’ in search of her true identity.

[GroundUp] A group of young artists have brought a modern spin to the life story of Krotoa. The musical production titled Krotoa van Vandag tells the story of a young girl from the Cape Flats' in search of her true identity.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Liberia Launches New Biometric Ecowas Passport

[Observer] Liberia has become the latest upgraded member of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) based on the Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Agreement with the official launch of the of Liberian Bio-metric e-Passport, the official Libe…

[Observer] Liberia has become the latest upgraded member of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) based on the Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Agreement with the official launch of the of Liberian Bio-metric e-Passport, the official Liberian travel document printed and issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Election 2017 – the Litmus Test for Progress or Failure in a Country Mired By Horrible Governance

[Observer] The Liberian civil war officially concluded with the holding of general and presidential elections in October and November 2005. Over a dozen people ran for the presidency, while hundreds stood to fill the 30 senate and 64 representative seats.

[Observer] The Liberian civil war officially concluded with the holding of general and presidential elections in October and November 2005. Over a dozen people ran for the presidency, while hundreds stood to fill the 30 senate and 64 representative seats.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ANC Congratulates People of Rwanda On Peaceful Election

[ANC] The African National Congress (ANC) congratulates the people of Rwanda on the holding of a peaceful election that saw the re-election of President Paul Kagame by a landslide win of 98.63% of the vote.

[ANC] The African National Congress (ANC) congratulates the people of Rwanda on the holding of a peaceful election that saw the re-election of President Paul Kagame by a landslide win of 98.63% of the vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

ANC Statement On Allegations Levelled Against Cde Mdu Manana

[ANC] It is with great disappointment that the African National Congress has noted the accusations of violence against women leveled against the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Comrade Mduduzi Manana. According to the reports, Comrade…

[ANC] It is with great disappointment that the African National Congress has noted the accusations of violence against women leveled against the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Comrade Mduduzi Manana. According to the reports, Comrade Manana assaulted a woman following an altercation at a Johannesburg night club over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dear ANC MPs – Do Not Be Diverted From These Priorities

[Daily Maverick] In historic or catalytic moments, the role of individual and collective choice can determine the future, for the individuals involved and for generations who follow.

[Daily Maverick] In historic or catalytic moments, the role of individual and collective choice can determine the future, for the individuals involved and for generations who follow.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Let’s Train Plumbers, Electricians and Hairdressers’

[New Era] Rundu -Higher Education, Training and Innovation Minister Dr Itah Kandjii-Murangi says Namibia would not be able to attain the dvelopment goals articulated in Vision 2030 if the country does not train artisans such as builders, auto mechanics…

[New Era] Rundu -Higher Education, Training and Innovation Minister Dr Itah Kandjii-Murangi says Namibia would not be able to attain the dvelopment goals articulated in Vision 2030 if the country does not train artisans such as builders, auto mechanics, plumbers, electricians and hairdressers who are the people needed to grow the national economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Samira FC Proud of Making History

[Observer] It was not a good moment for the Samira FC after bowing out of this years’ FA Cup in the semi finals against ELWA United. The team lost to United 2-6 on aggregate after conceding a 0-2 defeat in the First leg and 2-4 in the Second leg.

[Observer] It was not a good moment for the Samira FC after bowing out of this years' FA Cup in the semi finals against ELWA United. The team lost to United 2-6 on aggregate after conceding a 0-2 defeat in the First leg and 2-4 in the Second leg.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia