Liberia Drugs Enforcement Agency Conducts Thematic Session for Agents

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Drugs Enforcement Agency (LDEA) has embarked on strategies in combating drug addictions in Liberia that have taken over the young people.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Drugs Enforcement Agency (LDEA) has embarked on strategies in combating drug addictions in Liberia that have taken over the young people.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

FA Cup Round-Two Review

[Observer] Captains of Monrovia Club Breweries and LPRC Oilers pose with match officials before the kickoff of the FA Cup first leg clash that ended 1-1.

[Observer] Captains of Monrovia Club Breweries and LPRC Oilers pose with match officials before the kickoff of the FA Cup first leg clash that ended 1-1.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ecowas Craves Robust Integration Agenda

[Observer] The 51st Ordinary Summit of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Heads of States and Governments officially commenced in Monrovia on Thursday, May 25, with efforts aimed at regional integration kickstarting the agenda. The …

[Observer] The 51st Ordinary Summit of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Heads of States and Governments officially commenced in Monrovia on Thursday, May 25, with efforts aimed at regional integration kickstarting the agenda. The meeting will also explore measures for increasing economic and security cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Illicit Financial Flows Impedes Development

[Observer] The President of the African Organization of Public Accounts Committees (AFROPAC), Grand Cape Mount County Senator Edward Dagoseh, has termed Illicit Financial Flows as impediments to national development, which contributes to cross-border m…

[Observer] The President of the African Organization of Public Accounts Committees (AFROPAC), Grand Cape Mount County Senator Edward Dagoseh, has termed Illicit Financial Flows as impediments to national development, which contributes to cross-border movement of capital associated and coupled with illegal activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Too Many Health Clinics Hurt Developing Countries

[Observer] Donors like the World Bank and the World Health Organization often urge developing countries to invest in national health systems. But while rushing to construct clinics and other medical facilities in even the remotest regions may seem like…

[Observer] Donors like the World Bank and the World Health Organization often urge developing countries to invest in national health systems. But while rushing to construct clinics and other medical facilities in even the remotest regions may seem like a straightforward approach to ensuring universal health coverage that has not turned out to be true.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ghana Recommits to Liberia

[Observer] A head of the of the upcoming 51st Ordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government scheduled for June 4 in Monrovia, Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has paid a two-day state visit to Liberia. This is h…

[Observer] A head of the of the upcoming 51st Ordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government scheduled for June 4 in Monrovia, Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has paid a two-day state visit to Liberia. This is his first visit to Liberia and will later this week be his first ECOWAS Summit as President of Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Passage of a Mental Health and Drug Law Is Far From Enough, Even Hypocritical

[Observer] The House of Representatives last week endorsed a bill seeking to give equal protection to persons with mental disorders. This, according to the House, is meant to discourage discrimination, stigmatization and marginalization against persons…

[Observer] The House of Representatives last week endorsed a bill seeking to give equal protection to persons with mental disorders. This, according to the House, is meant to discourage discrimination, stigmatization and marginalization against persons with mental disorders in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

IREDD Launches 2017 Electoral Integrity Platform

[Observer] To ensure transparent elections in October, the Institute for Research and Democratic Development (IREDD) has launched Liberia’s 2017 Electoral Integrity Platform to promote monitoring and reporting on the activities of candidates and politi…

[Observer] To ensure transparent elections in October, the Institute for Research and Democratic Development (IREDD) has launched Liberia's 2017 Electoral Integrity Platform to promote monitoring and reporting on the activities of candidates and political parties in the ensuing elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia