Liberians, Let Us Stop Abusing Our Freedoms

[Observer] Chapter Three of the Liberian Constitution deals exclusively with fundamental rights of all Liberian citizens. The Chapter encompasses rights to freedom of assembly, of conscience, freedom of speech and of the press and freedom of movement, …

[Observer] Chapter Three of the Liberian Constitution deals exclusively with fundamental rights of all Liberian citizens. The Chapter encompasses rights to freedom of assembly, of conscience, freedom of speech and of the press and freedom of movement, amongst others.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Chairs Post Ebola Conference in Guinea

[Observer] The Steering Committee of the West African Consortium (WAC) on Ebola Vaccines, Therapeutics, Diagnostics and Survivor Care has announced the start of a three-day conference in Conakry, Guinea September 7-9. The conference, which will be held…

[Observer] The Steering Committee of the West African Consortium (WAC) on Ebola Vaccines, Therapeutics, Diagnostics and Survivor Care has announced the start of a three-day conference in Conakry, Guinea September 7-9. The conference, which will be held under the theme "Post-Ebola Health Challenges in West Africa," aims to create a forum for scientists, researchers, ethicists, community members, policymakers, and research-related stakeholders to come together to discuss and develop common positions on post-EVD related

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Nigerian Students Have Become Globally Less Competitive’

[Guardian] A Professor of African Religious Traditions at the Harvard University, Jacob Kehinde Olupona, has lamented the inability of Nigerian students to compete globally with their colleagues.

[Guardian] A Professor of African Religious Traditions at the Harvard University, Jacob Kehinde Olupona, has lamented the inability of Nigerian students to compete globally with their colleagues.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MAN, Backs Introduction of Product Authentication Scheme

[This Day] The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has thrown its weight behind the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON)’s plan to introduce a product authentication scheme, describing it as being in the collective interest of manufacturers a…

[This Day] The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has thrown its weight behind the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON)'s plan to introduce a product authentication scheme, describing it as being in the collective interest of manufacturers and consumers alike.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Post-Apartheid Education, Economy – Is SA a Country in Crisis?

[News24Wire] The transformation of the economy, as well as education and training, are among post-apartheid South Africa’s biggest failures, former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The transformation of the economy, as well as education and training, are among post-apartheid South Africa's biggest failures, former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Leaders in Oil Rich Districts Want a Special Fund to Monitor Oil and Gas Activities

[Oil in Uganda] Globally, oil and gas activities are known for its degrading and destructive effect on the environment. In Uganda, there are already fears that oil and gas activities in the Albertine graben could destroy the fragile ecosystem. This cal…

[Oil in Uganda] Globally, oil and gas activities are known for its degrading and destructive effect on the environment. In Uganda, there are already fears that oil and gas activities in the Albertine graben could destroy the fragile ecosystem. This calls for increased close monitoring and early mitigation measures to be put in place.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Experts Canvass Early Coding Activities for Nigerian Children

[Guardian] In recognition of the fact that Computer programming is the most important skill of the 21st Century, and the earlier a kid starts, the better he will get, experts have canvassed coding training for children.

[Guardian] In recognition of the fact that Computer programming is the most important skill of the 21st Century, and the earlier a kid starts, the better he will get, experts have canvassed coding training for children.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Signs ISA Framework

[New Dawn] The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning has signed the International Solar Alliance Framework agreement. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf made the disclosure on Tuesday, 5 September while submitting …

[New Dawn] The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning has signed the International Solar Alliance Framework agreement. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf made the disclosure on Tuesday, 5 September while submitting a bill to the House of Representatives for the ratification of the International Solar Alliance Framework.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia