Ex-Leaders Blamed for Rebels’ Coup in Car

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -FORMER elected and self-imposed presidents have been blamed for the crisis in Central African Republic where 14 separate armed groups have taken control of the country. This has rendered the government of President Faustin-Archange Touadéra futile. At least 287 civilians have been killed in the last few weeks.

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -FORMER elected and self-imposed presidents have been blamed for the crisis in Central African Republic where 14 separate armed groups have taken control of the country. This has rendered the government of President Faustin-Archange Touadéra futile. At least 287 civilians have been killed in the last few weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Reality, Fiction, Truth and Falsehoods take Centre Stage in Several African Newspapers this Morning.

[RFI] To Kenya first where the papers have been frothing at the mouth, as it were, over the use by a US TV network of authentic footage of the terror attack on Nairobi’s Westgate shopping mall.

[RFI] To Kenya first where the papers have been frothing at the mouth, as it were, over the use by a US TV network of authentic footage of the terror attack on Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Body Found Behind Defense Ministry

[New Dawn] The remains of a 30-year-old man who reportedly drowned in the PHP Community behind the Barclay Training Center or B.T.C. barracks in Monrovia have been discovered.

[New Dawn] The remains of a 30-year-old man who reportedly drowned in the PHP Community behind the Barclay Training Center or B.T.C. barracks in Monrovia have been discovered.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lawmakers Abandon Session

[New Dawn] For reasons best known to them, members of the House of Representatives conspicuously abandoned their statutory duty to convene session on Thursday, 23 Februaryas many of them reportedly troopto their respective districts.

[New Dawn] For reasons best known to them, members of the House of Representatives conspicuously abandoned their statutory duty to convene session on Thursday, 23 Februaryas many of them reportedly troopto their respective districts.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Margibians

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 congratulated the citizens and residents of Margibi County on the second leg of her County Tour – acknowledging their consistent support to her administration. She said: “I am r…

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 congratulated the citizens and residents of Margibi County on the second leg of her County Tour - acknowledging their consistent support to her administration. She said: "I am reminded by Hon. David Menyongai and by few of the commissioners that as far back as 1997; Margibi County stood by us and because of the consistency of the support you've given us, we have come back to say thank you."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Circuit Court to Hear Sodomy Case

[New Dawn] Report emanating from the corridors of the 13th Judicial Circuit sitting in its February Term in Margibi County says the court is making every necessary effort to commence trial of the case involving the suspended Animator or Board Chair of …

[New Dawn] Report emanating from the corridors of the 13th Judicial Circuit sitting in its February Term in Margibi County says the court is making every necessary effort to commence trial of the case involving the suspended Animator or Board Chair of the Liberian Youth Network or LIYONET, MawoloTarnueKpadeh, who was indicted for allegedly sodomizing a teenage boy in the county.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC Claims Low Women Turnout

[New Dawn] The Executive Director of the National Elections Commission or NEC, Mr. Lamin Lighe says “initial reports from a lot of quarters” have suggested a low turnout of women in the ongoing voter registration exercise, while reporting a higher turn…

[New Dawn] The Executive Director of the National Elections Commission or NEC, Mr. Lamin Lighe says "initial reports from a lot of quarters" have suggested a low turnout of women in the ongoing voter registration exercise, while reporting a higher turnout for men.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia