Ellen Pardons Four Grand Gedeh Convicts

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in keeping with her constitutional mandate over the weekend granted executive clemency to four of nine incarcerated Grand Gedeans who were sentenced to life for mercenary activities in neighboring Cote d’Ivoir…

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in keeping with her constitutional mandate over the weekend granted executive clemency to four of nine incarcerated Grand Gedeans who were sentenced to life for mercenary activities in neighboring Cote d'Ivoire in 2011 and 2012.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Man of the Year 2016

[Observer] Tomah Seh Floyd, Sr., 52, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Jungle Water Group of Investments (JWGI), is Daily Observer’s “Man of the Year 2016.”

[Observer] Tomah Seh Floyd, Sr., 52, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Jungle Water Group of Investments (JWGI), is Daily Observer's "Man of the Year 2016."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia – Welcoming 2017 With Cautious Optimism

[Observer] It is always a joyous moment around the world to fortunately witness the ushering in of a brand new year. This is not because everything is perfect or rosy in our world, which may seem a utopia, but it is based on the fact that this marks an…

[Observer] It is always a joyous moment around the world to fortunately witness the ushering in of a brand new year. This is not because everything is perfect or rosy in our world, which may seem a utopia, but it is based on the fact that this marks an unveiling of a novel parcel and a fresh start of a calendar year. For many this is a period of introspection, retrospection, reflection and reformation. Unarguably, the ecstatic twinkling crossover to the New Year is as a consequence of the sustained gift of life, with

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Buutuo Cut Off

[Observer] Buutuo Town, near the Liberian/Ivorian border in northeast Nimba County, has virtually been cut off from the rest of the towns and hamlets in the district due to the deplorable condition of the road, which now prevents vehicles from reaching…

[Observer] Buutuo Town, near the Liberian/Ivorian border in northeast Nimba County, has virtually been cut off from the rest of the towns and hamlets in the district due to the deplorable condition of the road, which now prevents vehicles from reaching the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Tsvangirai Tipped to Lead Opposition Coalition – #2018elections

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) says “people will decide their future” if securocrats deny him the chance to lead the country – if he wins the 2018 national elections.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) says "people will decide their future" if securocrats deny him the chance to lead the country - if he wins the 2018 national elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Visually Impaired to Vote in 2017 Presidential Elections

[New Times] The National Electoral Commission has announced that visually impaired Rwandans will be able to vote for the first time in this year’s presidential elections which will take place on August 4.

[New Times] The National Electoral Commission has announced that visually impaired Rwandans will be able to vote for the first time in this year's presidential elections which will take place on August 4.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Interpol Operation Seize Counterfeits Worth Rwf140 Million

[New Times] Counterfeit and illicit goods including pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and alcoholic drinks valued at over Rwf140 million have been seized in an operation conducted by Rwanda National Police (RNP).

[New Times] Counterfeit and illicit goods including pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and alcoholic drinks valued at over Rwf140 million have been seized in an operation conducted by Rwanda National Police (RNP).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Masudi Credits Players as Rayon Enter 2017 in Pole Position

[New Times] Djuma Masudi has praised his Rayon Sports players for what he described as an ‘enduring support’ that they have showed him as the club enters 2017 with an unbeaten record and sitting at the top of league table standing.

[New Times] Djuma Masudi has praised his Rayon Sports players for what he described as an 'enduring support' that they have showed him as the club enters 2017 with an unbeaten record and sitting at the top of league table standing.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Unveiling Environmental Provisions Within New Petroleum Exploration Law

[FrontPageAfrica] In 2002, the government, under the leadership of President Charles Taylor, made a knee-jerk decision to accelerate an oil and gas program through the establishment of NOCAL and enactment of the New Petroleum Law 2002.

[FrontPageAfrica] In 2002, the government, under the leadership of President Charles Taylor, made a knee-jerk decision to accelerate an oil and gas program through the establishment of NOCAL and enactment of the New Petroleum Law 2002.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia