Capitol Building Dead

[New Dawn] Ongoing political campaigns here appear to be having serious impact on the effective functions of lawmakers on Capitol Hill, as members of both the House of Representatives and the Liberian Senate are unable to have quorum to conduct regular…

[New Dawn] Ongoing political campaigns here appear to be having serious impact on the effective functions of lawmakers on Capitol Hill, as members of both the House of Representatives and the Liberian Senate are unable to have quorum to conduct regular sessions, barely 32 days to the October 10th presidential and representative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sherman Fears Own Shadow

[New Dawn] The former chairman of the beleaguered ruling Unity Party or UP, now Senator Varney Sherman appears to be running away from his own shadow days after he branded President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, his party sitting president as being ungrateful…

[New Dawn] The former chairman of the beleaguered ruling Unity Party or UP, now Senator Varney Sherman appears to be running away from his own shadow days after he branded President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, his party sitting president as being ungrateful. Sherman who is currently smarting under a USD950, 000 alleged bribery scandal told local journalists at the Capitol Building last week that Mrs. Sirleaf is ungrateful and that she has paid him evil for good.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah Faces Public Pressure

[New Dawn] Presidential hopeful Senator George Manneh Weah is constantly faced with one key demand from electorate across the country, particularly here in Monrovia that he is yet to address in his bid to become the next President of Liberia.

[New Dawn] Presidential hopeful Senator George Manneh Weah is constantly faced with one key demand from electorate across the country, particularly here in Monrovia that he is yet to address in his bid to become the next President of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ex-Governor Ruto Hails President Kenyatta as He Rejoins Jubilee

[Kenya Presidency] Kericho -President Uhuru Kenyatta today welcomed former Bomet Governor Isaac Rutto to Jubilee and faulted Mr Raila Odinga over his endless demands against the repeat presidential election on Oct 17.

[Kenya Presidency] Kericho -President Uhuru Kenyatta today welcomed former Bomet Governor Isaac Rutto to Jubilee and faulted Mr Raila Odinga over his endless demands against the repeat presidential election on Oct 17.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Otuoma Undecided Between Odinga, Kenyatta

[Nation] Former Funyula MP Paul Otuoma on Thursday remained non-committal over his choice of presidential candidate as political realignments took centre stage ahead of the October 17 repeat election.

[Nation] Former Funyula MP Paul Otuoma on Thursday remained non-committal over his choice of presidential candidate as political realignments took centre stage ahead of the October 17 repeat election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Special Provincial Official Funeral for Tozamile Matshayana

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma has declared a Special Provincial Official Funeral Category 2 for liberation struggle veteran and Robben Island prisoner, Galpin Gilbert Tozamile Matshayana.

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma has declared a Special Provincial Official Funeral Category 2 for liberation struggle veteran and Robben Island prisoner, Galpin Gilbert Tozamile Matshayana.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa