Boy, 14, Dies After Falling From Tree

[Observer] A 14-year old orphan, whose parents died during the civil-war, died after falling from a golden plum tree in Monnisuah Town, in Zuzohn Session, in the Blaydah Chiefdom, Glakon Statutory District #2 ‘A’, Grand Bassa County.

[Observer] A 14-year old orphan, whose parents died during the civil-war, died after falling from a golden plum tree in Monnisuah Town, in Zuzohn Session, in the Blaydah Chiefdom, Glakon Statutory District #2 'A', Grand Bassa County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

EU Gives More Money for Agriculture, in Line With What Specific Policies?

[Observer] The Ambassador of the European Union (EU), Madam Tiina Intelmann, on Monday announced the allocation of 35 million Euros for agricultural development as well as for “supporting the national auditing watchdog, the General Auditing Commission.”

[Observer] The Ambassador of the European Union (EU), Madam Tiina Intelmann, on Monday announced the allocation of 35 million Euros for agricultural development as well as for "supporting the national auditing watchdog, the General Auditing Commission."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chicken Fuss

[Observer] At that moment the wife looked up at him again. He smiled at her as before. She did not return the smile but sat in shocked silence, as if he had just told her to go and dig her own grave because she was about to be shot. Gbassy remembered t…

[Observer] At that moment the wife looked up at him again. He smiled at her as before. She did not return the smile but sat in shocked silence, as if he had just told her to go and dig her own grave because she was about to be shot. Gbassy remembered that during the quarrel she had been the most vociferous; that if she had not been there the husband probably would have paid for the chicken and the row would have ended altogether. But she had cussed him, hurled a bucketful of water in his face, grabbed him by the coll

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Maryland, Montserrado in Finals Sunday

[Observer] The southeastern Boys of Maryland County will battle Montserrado County in the 2016/2017 National County Sports Meet Finals on Sunday at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

[Observer] The southeastern Boys of Maryland County will battle Montserrado County in the 2016/2017 National County Sports Meet Finals on Sunday at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

U.S. Reiterates Commitment to Help Liberia

[Observer] As the United States prepares to inaugurate its 45th president, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield told a visiting Liberian delegation that while new faces will be popping up throughout the government in…

[Observer] As the United States prepares to inaugurate its 45th president, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield told a visiting Liberian delegation that while new faces will be popping up throughout the government in the coming days, the U.S. will continue to help Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Laf Releases Calendar of Events

[Observer] The Executive Committee of the Liberia Athletics Federation (LAF) has approved the Calendar of Events (COE) for 2017, comprising 18 national and international activities.

[Observer] The Executive Committee of the Liberia Athletics Federation (LAF) has approved the Calendar of Events (COE) for 2017, comprising 18 national and international activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ZPMD Identifies With Martha Tubman Hospital

[Observer] The Zoe Pennue Movement for Development (ZPMD) has identified with the Obstetric Department of the Martha Tubman Memorial Hospital (MTMH) in Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County with a cash donation of L$100, 000.

[Observer] The Zoe Pennue Movement for Development (ZPMD) has identified with the Obstetric Department of the Martha Tubman Memorial Hospital (MTMH) in Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County with a cash donation of L$100, 000.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Aspirants Won’t Back Down This Time… ‘

[Observer] With less than 10 months to the legislative and presidential elections, two aspirants who lost in the 2005 and 2011 general and presidential elections are concerned about the preparedness of the National Elections Commission (NEC) to avoid i…

[Observer] With less than 10 months to the legislative and presidential elections, two aspirants who lost in the 2005 and 2011 general and presidential elections are concerned about the preparedness of the National Elections Commission (NEC) to avoid irregularities they alleged took place back then.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MVSA Welcomes Agricultural Tariff Suspension

[Observer] The head of the Vegetable Sellers Association in Monrovia has welcomed the suspension of tariff on agricultural equipment, but wants the government to put in place a mechanism that will ensure that farmers get additional support to ensure su…

[Observer] The head of the Vegetable Sellers Association in Monrovia has welcomed the suspension of tariff on agricultural equipment, but wants the government to put in place a mechanism that will ensure that farmers get additional support to ensure success in the country's agricultural sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia