Nasscorp Has Done It Again!

[Observer] After erecting that beautiful, imposing structure at ELWA Junction, which now houses the Liberia Revenue Authority, the National Social Security Corporation (NASSCORP) quickly acquired the property next door and is now putting up another mul…

[Observer] After erecting that beautiful, imposing structure at ELWA Junction, which now houses the Liberia Revenue Authority, the National Social Security Corporation (NASSCORP) quickly acquired the property next door and is now putting up another multistoried building, which they say is to be used for a diagnostic center to help modernize the nation's healthcare delivery system. This new building is very near completion and NASSCORP Managing Director Dewitt von Balmoos yesterday told the Daily Observer that the dia

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LRA Should Expand Tax Horizon

[Observer] Late last year, Boima Kamara, Minister of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) admitted on a local radio talk show that the country has plunged into recession. He noted the weakness and undervalue of the Liberian dollar, high prices of ba…

[Observer] Late last year, Boima Kamara, Minister of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) admitted on a local radio talk show that the country has plunged into recession. He noted the weakness and undervalue of the Liberian dollar, high prices of basic local commodities and the drop in international trade as upshot of the collapse. However, he was optimistic that policies and strategies being devised by his Ministry and relevant agencies would obviously change the course. I believed him!

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Judge Orders Officer Dennis to Testify

[Observer] Criminal Court ‘B’ was on yesterday a scene of disbelief when Judge Karboi Nuta instructed court’s officers to ensure the presence of Police Superintendent Monroe Dennis to continue with his testimony.

[Observer] Criminal Court 'B' was on yesterday a scene of disbelief when Judge Karboi Nuta instructed court's officers to ensure the presence of Police Superintendent Monroe Dennis to continue with his testimony.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cookshop.biz Debuts Liberia’s First Truly Local Online Payments

[Observer] Cookshop.biz, Liberia’s online destination for food, has begun accepting online payments, marking the first time online payments will be processed by a local merchant bank in Liberia. This important milestone means that the company’s custome…

[Observer] Cookshop.biz, Liberia's online destination for food, has begun accepting online payments, marking the first time online payments will be processed by a local merchant bank in Liberia. This important milestone means that the company's customers can order food online using both domestic and international credit and debit cards, and Cookshop will receive the payments directly into their local bank account. This sets the stage for local e-commerce in

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ECOWAS is Ready to Deliver On its Gambian Threats

[Daily Maverick] While President Yahya Jammeh is determined to hold on to power in The Gambia, west African regional body Ecowas appears just as determined to stop him. Regional leaders have already devoted plenty of time and effort to resolving the st…

[Daily Maverick] While President Yahya Jammeh is determined to hold on to power in The Gambia, west African regional body Ecowas appears just as determined to stop him. Regional leaders have already devoted plenty of time and effort to resolving the stalemate, but with just two days left before Jammeh's term expires, they may have to endorse a more muscular response. By SIMON ALLISON.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Musona’s Injury Nightmare

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo -ZIMBABWE’S Warriors have suffered a huge blow to their African Cup of Nations Group B aspirations with talismanic forward Knowledge Musona being ruled out of Thursday’s showdown against Senegal because of a hamstring injury.

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo -ZIMBABWE'S Warriors have suffered a huge blow to their African Cup of Nations Group B aspirations with talismanic forward Knowledge Musona being ruled out of Thursday's showdown against Senegal because of a hamstring injury.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe