Prevail Begins Genomic Study

[New Republic] The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has announced the start of a new study to investigate if genes impact how individuals respond to the Ebola virus. At Monday’s opening session in Liberia, 15 volunteers succ…

[New Republic] The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has announced the start of a new study to investigate if genes impact how individuals respond to the Ebola virus. At Monday's opening session in Liberia, 15 volunteers successfully enrolled after completing the study entry process, which included a rigorous information session, a review of their medical history, and consent to participate in the study.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Floods Hit Saclepea-Ganta Highway

[New Republic] A two-day heavy downpour of rains in Nimba County has flooded the Ganta-Saclepea road leaving hundreds of commuters stranded. The road links Saclepea to Ganta, a major commercial hub where basic commodities are purchased and transported …

[New Republic] A two-day heavy downpour of rains in Nimba County has flooded the Ganta-Saclepea road leaving hundreds of commuters stranded. The road links Saclepea to Ganta, a major commercial hub where basic commodities are purchased and transported to the rest of Nimba. Moreover, the route is also the quickest way through Nimba County to the southeastern counties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah Responds to Boakai

[New Republic] The standard bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change, Ambassador George Weah has refuted recent rumors allegedly spread by the Vice President Joseph N. Boakai that he is just a mere footballer and when elected as president October …

[New Republic] The standard bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change, Ambassador George Weah has refuted recent rumors allegedly spread by the Vice President Joseph N. Boakai that he is just a mere footballer and when elected as president October 10 he would will kick Liberia around.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Old or New Car?

[New Republic] The standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress, Alexander Benedict Cummings has provided analogy depicting an option to the scenario of Liberian geo-politics, asking the electorates to choose between an old or new vehicle.

[New Republic] The standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress, Alexander Benedict Cummings has provided analogy depicting an option to the scenario of Liberian geo-politics, asking the electorates to choose between an old or new vehicle.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sherman Will Affect Boakai’s Chances

[New Republic] Comments coming from Grand Cape County Senator, Cllr. Varney Sherman are claiming the attention of some citizens of the county that their Senator is taking a trend somehow detrimental to the electable chances of Vice President Joseph Boa…

[New Republic] Comments coming from Grand Cape County Senator, Cllr. Varney Sherman are claiming the attention of some citizens of the county that their Senator is taking a trend somehow detrimental to the electable chances of Vice President Joseph Boakai on October 10, the day Liberians go to the poll to elect their next president.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Independent Report Proves Liberia’s Bold Education Innovation Is Working

[New Republic] A new study released today shows that students in Bridge run Partnership Schools for Liberia (PSL) public schools learn twice as fast as their peers in traditional public schools, receiving the equivalent of a full year of additional sch…

[New Republic] A new study released today shows that students in Bridge run Partnership Schools for Liberia (PSL) public schools learn twice as fast as their peers in traditional public schools, receiving the equivalent of a full year of additional schooling.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Justice Minister Reminds Police, Others

[New Republic] The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Republic of Liberia has warned officers of the Liberia National Police not to be complacent with the level of commendation from the public as doing so could render the new day of peace …

[New Republic] The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Republic of Liberia has warned officers of the Liberia National Police not to be complacent with the level of commendation from the public as doing so could render the new day of peace in the country meaningless.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC to Decide Parties’ Fate

[New Republic] When laws are made, the intention is clearly defined as creating an environment of adherence by those such laws covered. At the national, institutional and organizational levels, the same remains that people act in consonance with requir…

[New Republic] When laws are made, the intention is clearly defined as creating an environment of adherence by those such laws covered. At the national, institutional and organizational levels, the same remains that people act in consonance with requirements enshrined in laws, be it understanding, agreement or other instruments.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

AFL Recognizes Ecowas Contribution to Liberia’s Security Sector

[New Republic] The Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) has recognized the many contribution of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to the security sector in sustenance of peace and stability in Liberia over the last 11 years.

[New Republic] The Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) has recognized the many contribution of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to the security sector in sustenance of peace and stability in Liberia over the last 11 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia