Donkeys Smuggled to China for Medicine

[GroundUp] A Johannesburg businessman was arrested this week after falsely declaring a shipment of 300 donkey hides at OR Tambo airport. Investigators suspect that the man, a Chinese national, is the leader of a local donkey smuggling ring.

[GroundUp] A Johannesburg businessman was arrested this week after falsely declaring a shipment of 300 donkey hides at OR Tambo airport. Investigators suspect that the man, a Chinese national, is the leader of a local donkey smuggling ring.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

War ‘Criminals’ Must Be Prosecuted

[NEWS] The Regional Watch for Human Rights (RWHR) says President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf is under obligation to reconcile Liberians, restore their rights and dignity by holding those who committed heinous crimes accountable.

[NEWS] The Regional Watch for Human Rights (RWHR) says President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf is under obligation to reconcile Liberians, restore their rights and dignity by holding those who committed heinous crimes accountable.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Chairs African Group At UN

[NEWS] Liberia has assumed the chairmanship of the Group of African States at the United Nations for the month of February, 2017. The West African nation now chairs ECOWAS and the African Group at the United Nations.

[NEWS] Liberia has assumed the chairmanship of the Group of African States at the United Nations for the month of February, 2017. The West African nation now chairs ECOWAS and the African Group at the United Nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Advocates for Brumskine?

[NEWS] Anytime President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf speaks, she categorically declares support for her Vice President Joseph N. Boakai ahead of presidential and legislative elections scheduled for October 2017.

[NEWS] Anytime President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf speaks, she categorically declares support for her Vice President Joseph N. Boakai ahead of presidential and legislative elections scheduled for October 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Over U.S.$45 Million Budgeted for Salary

[NEWS] A document in the possession of this paper has revealed that fourteen State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) of the Liberian Government have budgeted US$45,203,606 as salary expense for fiscal year 2016/2017.

[NEWS] A document in the possession of this paper has revealed that fourteen State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) of the Liberian Government have budgeted US$45,203,606 as salary expense for fiscal year 2016/2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Japanese Grant ‘Misapplied’

[NEWS] The General Auditing Commission (GAC) has released findings into an audit commissioned last year, in which it revealed that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is held liable for the “misapplication and swindling” of L$20,195,625 of the Japanese Gra…

[NEWS] The General Auditing Commission (GAC) has released findings into an audit commissioned last year, in which it revealed that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is held liable for the "misapplication and swindling" of L$20,195,625 of the Japanese Grants intended for Human Capacity development. The total value of the grants was approximately L$37,063,107.00.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

U.S.$1 Million Alloted for Senate Pro-temp

[NEWS] The approved 2016/17 National Budget of Liberia as published by the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning is indicating that Senate Pro-temp, Armah Z. Jallah has been allotted US$1,212,755 to be used by his office.

[NEWS] The approved 2016/17 National Budget of Liberia as published by the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning is indicating that Senate Pro-temp, Armah Z. Jallah has been allotted US$1,212,755 to be used by his office.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia’s Gets New Investor’s Guide

[NEWS] The National Investment Commission (NIC) on Wednesday launched the third edition of Liberia Investor’s Guide and its new website (www.investliberia.gov.lr) at its UN Drive Office in Monrovia.

[NEWS] The National Investment Commission (NIC) on Wednesday launched the third edition of Liberia Investor's Guide and its new website (www.investliberia.gov.lr) at its UN Drive Office in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia