LPRC, Commerce Adjust Petroleum Prices

[Observer] The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company (LPRC) has once again made considerable adjustments in the prices of petroleum products, reducing with immediate effect the pu…

[Observer] The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company (LPRC) has once again made considerable adjustments in the prices of petroleum products, reducing with immediate effect the pump prices of gasoline and fuel oil on the market, by ten and six United States cents respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cllr Gongloe Wants Education Prioritized in Nimba

[Observer] A prominent son of Nimba, Cllr Tiawan Gongloe, has called on the new Nimba County administration to prioritize education for Nimba County to be successful in its development drive.

[Observer] A prominent son of Nimba, Cllr Tiawan Gongloe, has called on the new Nimba County administration to prioritize education for Nimba County to be successful in its development drive.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lonestar Launches ’21 Days of Y’ello Care’ for Six Schools

[Observer] The management of Lonestar Cell MTN on Thursday, June 1, 2017 officially launched its annual flagship corporate volunteering initiative “21 Days of Y’ello Care.”

[Observer] The management of Lonestar Cell MTN on Thursday, June 1, 2017 officially launched its annual flagship corporate volunteering initiative "21 Days of Y'ello Care."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Cross Border Energy Will Support Economic Development in West Africa’

[Observer] The first cross-border energy supply between Côte d’Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea (CLSG) that will support economic development, reduce the need to use expensive generators and allow existing and future hydropower projects to benefit the region has commenced with the ground breaking for its interconnection project.

[Observer] The first cross-border energy supply between Côte d'Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea (CLSG) that will support economic development, reduce the need to use expensive generators and allow existing and future hydropower projects to benefit the region has commenced with the ground breaking for its interconnection project.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Defeats Sierra Leone in International Friendly

[Observer] A 79th minute header from LISCR FC striker Christopher Jackson yesterday gave the home based-dominated Lone Star a narrow 1-0 win over the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone in an international friendly at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

[Observer] A 79th minute header from LISCR FC striker Christopher Jackson yesterday gave the home based-dominated Lone Star a narrow 1-0 win over the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone in an international friendly at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

‘Nigeria Needs As Many Anti-Corruption Laws As Possible’

[Daily Trust] Chief (Mrs.) Victoria Awomolo is one of the 20 female Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN) since inception of the title in 1975. She is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Nigeria. In this interview, she speaks on plea b…

[Daily Trust] Chief (Mrs.) Victoria Awomolo is one of the 20 female Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN) since inception of the title in 1975. She is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Nigeria. In this interview, she speaks on plea bargain, the anti-corruption bill and why arbitration is not fully embraced in Nigeria, among others. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

#GuptaLeaks – What Does Email Trove Mean for Zuma and South Africa?

[Daily Maverick] Plausible deniability. President Jacob Zuma’s greatest self-defence strategy is the ability to manoeuvre to ensure that nothing can be directly pinned on him. From his corruption case to the Nkandla upgrades to the ANC’s losses at the …

[Daily Maverick] Plausible deniability. President Jacob Zuma's greatest self-defence strategy is the ability to manoeuvre to ensure that nothing can be directly pinned on him. From his corruption case to the Nkandla upgrades to the ANC's losses at the polls to the activities of the Gupta family, the president's excuse is either that these things happened without his knowledge or have nothing to do with him. That is the big problem with all the revelations so far from the massive tranche of leaked emails implicating the Gup

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Can the ANC Defend a Leader So Venal?

[Daily Maverick] In the past week hundreds of leaked e-mails have provided further details of the alleged levels of state capture and how the so-called “shadow state” operates. It makes for chilling reading and the president sits at the heart of it.

[Daily Maverick] In the past week hundreds of leaked e-mails have provided further details of the alleged levels of state capture and how the so-called "shadow state" operates. It makes for chilling reading and the president sits at the heart of it.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa