Boakai Promises Modern Markets Across Liberia If Elected

[Observer] The standard bearer of the Unity Party, Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has promised to build modern market structures throughout the country, if elected on October 10.

[Observer] The standard bearer of the Unity Party, Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has promised to build modern market structures throughout the country, if elected on October 10.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Public Works, EPA, Lands, Mines and Energy Using Outdated Laws

[Observer] The Ministry of Public Works, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Ministry of Lands, Mines & Energy, are using outdated laws that expose the city of Monrovia to haphazard and sub-standard building constructions.

[Observer] The Ministry of Public Works, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Ministry of Lands, Mines & Energy, are using outdated laws that expose the city of Monrovia to haphazard and sub-standard building constructions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Farmington Hotel General Manager Resigns

[Observer] Ronald Stilting served as the first general manager of the Farmington Hotel. Ahead of the Ecowas Summit earlier this year, Stilting led President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on a guided tour of the Hotel.

[Observer] Ronald Stilting served as the first general manager of the Farmington Hotel. Ahead of the Ecowas Summit earlier this year, Stilting led President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on a guided tour of the Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

House Probes U.S.$30 Million Foya Rice Farm Shutdown

[Observer] The failed US$30 million Mechanized Rice Production Project funded by the Libyan government through a concession grant from the African Development Agency (ADA) is under investigation by the House of Representatives.

[Observer] The failed US$30 million Mechanized Rice Production Project funded by the Libyan government through a concession grant from the African Development Agency (ADA) is under investigation by the House of Representatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Bid to Block Herbert Nkala Re-Election Fails

[Financial Gazette] A disgruntled FBC Holdings minority shareholder lost his bid to block the re-election of chairman Herbert Nkala at an annual general meeting (AGM) last week after failing to win the support of key shareholders, the Financial Gazette…

[Financial Gazette] A disgruntled FBC Holdings minority shareholder lost his bid to block the re-election of chairman Herbert Nkala at an annual general meeting (AGM) last week after failing to win the support of key shareholders, the Financial Gazette has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Former Deputy Prime Minister Ponders Political Rebound

[The Herald] Former Deputy Prime Minister in the inclusive Government Professor Arthur Mutambara yesterday said he is considering bouncing back into politics. Prof Mutambara, who was MDC leader, withdrew from politics and public life at the end of the …

[The Herald] Former Deputy Prime Minister in the inclusive Government Professor Arthur Mutambara yesterday said he is considering bouncing back into politics. Prof Mutambara, who was MDC leader, withdrew from politics and public life at the end of the inclusive Government in July 2013, following a heavy electoral defeat of opposition parties by zanu-pf.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Top British Diplomat Roots for Closer Rwanda-UK Relations

[New Times] A top British diplomat, Sir Simon McDonald, has said that if countries are to progress and make things better for their people, it is important that they work closely together.

[New Times] A top British diplomat, Sir Simon McDonald, has said that if countries are to progress and make things better for their people, it is important that they work closely together.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mutharika Misses Independence Celebrations Following Stampede

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika was forced to missed the Independence day cerebrations at the Bingu National Stadium (BNS) following the death of eight people – including seven children – in a stampede ahead of friendly between top sides Nyasa …

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika was forced to missed the Independence day cerebrations at the Bingu National Stadium (BNS) following the death of eight people - including seven children - in a stampede ahead of friendly between top sides Nyasa Big Bullets and Silver Strikers.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Hurungwe Arts Fest Roars Into Life

[The Herald] Tawanda Marwizi Arts Correspondent This year’s edition of Hurungwe Arts Festival roars into life today with different musical, theatre and dance groups expected to illuminate the town with dance and music.

[The Herald] Tawanda Marwizi Arts Correspondent This year's edition of Hurungwe Arts Festival roars into life today with different musical, theatre and dance groups expected to illuminate the town with dance and music.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe