Naymote Electoral Peace Awareness Goes to Bong

[Observer] Naymote Partners for Democratic Development in partnership with the Liberia National Police (LNP) completed the fourth community dialogue forum at the security hub in Jorquelleh District, Bong County with support from the Open Society Initia…

[Observer] Naymote Partners for Democratic Development in partnership with the Liberia National Police (LNP) completed the fourth community dialogue forum at the security hub in Jorquelleh District, Bong County with support from the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nimba Lawmaker Says County Social Funds Have Been ‘Misdirected’

[Observer] When ArcelorMittal, the London-based international mining conglomerate, amended its contract with the Liberian government in 2006, expectations for development in Nimba County soared. Among other benefits, the contract promised $1.5 million …

[Observer] When ArcelorMittal, the London-based international mining conglomerate, amended its contract with the Liberian government in 2006, expectations for development in Nimba County soared. Among other benefits, the contract promised $1.5 million US dollars would be given to Nimba every year to be used on projects and services that would benefit citizens. But over ten years later, the bureaucratic process that administers those funds remains confusing, with limited public information about how they are being spe

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

200 Youth to Attend Ayeesummit

[Observer] The attention of the global community will be fixed on Liberia this week as over 200 youth leaders from across the world have convened here to discuss topics such as education, youth participation, engagement and empowerment and craft soluti…

[Observer] The attention of the global community will be fixed on Liberia this week as over 200 youth leaders from across the world have convened here to discuss topics such as education, youth participation, engagement and empowerment and craft solutions on how young people can be transformed from being victims of societal cruelties to stakeholders in their own affairs who can chart the course of their destiny.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GRA Boss Challenges Senior Managers to Nurture Teamwork

[The Point] The commissioner general of Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) has challenged the senior managers of the authority to “always nurture team work spirit for better and effective service delivery”.

[The Point] The commissioner general of Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) has challenged the senior managers of the authority to "always nurture team work spirit for better and effective service delivery".

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Hasene Int’l Distributes 200 Bulls

[The Point] HASENE International, a Muslim foundation based in Germany in collaboration with the International Islamic Youth League on Friday distributed 200 bulls to needy Muslims across the country.

[The Point] HASENE International, a Muslim foundation based in Germany in collaboration with the International Islamic Youth League on Friday distributed 200 bulls to needy Muslims across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

WCR Disaster Committee Supports 57 Households

[The Point] The West Coast Regional Disaster Committee in Brikama recently supported 57 households affected by this year’s rainfall with food and non food items at a ceremony held at its Regional head office in Brikama.

[The Point] The West Coast Regional Disaster Committee in Brikama recently supported 57 households affected by this year's rainfall with food and non food items at a ceremony held at its Regional head office in Brikama.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Barrow Sends Peace Message to Gambian Pilgrims

[The Point] Gambian President, His Excellency, Adama Barrow was amongst the over two million Muslims from around the world who converged on the Holy land of Makkah to perform one of the five pillars of Islam this year.

[The Point] Gambian President, His Excellency, Adama Barrow was amongst the over two million Muslims from around the world who converged on the Holy land of Makkah to perform one of the five pillars of Islam this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Kenya’s Historic Verdict a Lesson for All

[The Point] Friday, 1 September 2017, was a historic day in the annals of African democracy when the Kenyan Chief Justice, Justice David Maraga, and three of his colleagues made an unprecedented surprise ruling of the 8th August election by declaring i…

[The Point] Friday, 1 September 2017, was a historic day in the annals of African democracy when the Kenyan Chief Justice, Justice David Maraga, and three of his colleagues made an unprecedented surprise ruling of the 8th August election by declaring it null and void.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia