‘VP Boakai Should Have Driven to Southeast’ – Alexander Cummings

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Looking to cement his argument about the need to improve road conditions in Southeast Liberia, Alexander Cummings, Standard Bearer of the Alternative National Congress, is throwing jabs at Vice President Joseph Boakia’s deci…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Looking to cement his argument about the need to improve road conditions in Southeast Liberia, Alexander Cummings, Standard Bearer of the Alternative National Congress, is throwing jabs at Vice President Joseph Boakia's decision to fly into the area where he is currently on a campaign tour of one of the most challenging parts of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Many Liberians Exposed to Cancer Living in Asbestos Roofed Buildings

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Many Liberians are quite unaware of the severe health hazards they are exposed to living or working in buildings roofed with asbestos sheets and tiles – a type of roofing sheet that can cause mesothelioma (a type of cancer).

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Many Liberians are quite unaware of the severe health hazards they are exposed to living or working in buildings roofed with asbestos sheets and tiles - a type of roofing sheet that can cause mesothelioma (a type of cancer).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission Clears Tailor Union Official of Criminal Charges

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has dropped corruption charges the Board of Liberia National Tailors, Textiles, Garments and Allied Workers Union (LNTTGAWU) brought against Rajan Kromah, the secretary general. …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has dropped corruption charges the Board of Liberia National Tailors, Textiles, Garments and Allied Workers Union (LNTTGAWU) brought against Rajan Kromah, the secretary general. On September 27, 2012, the LNTTGAWU Board alleged that Mr. Kromah and the union's President, Saah Taylor, misapplied US$93,000 they (the union) collected from members as dues and government taxes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Press Union of Liberia – ‘Irresponsible Leadership’ – a Cause for Concern

[FrontPageAfrica] IN MOST PARTS of the world, the media commands great deal of influence on societies far and wide. It is for this reason that they are regarded as the Fourth Estate, a term derived from traditional European concept of the three estates…

[FrontPageAfrica] IN MOST PARTS of the world, the media commands great deal of influence on societies far and wide. It is for this reason that they are regarded as the Fourth Estate, a term derived from traditional European concept of the three estates of realm: the clergy, the nobility, and the commoners - in reference to the separation of powers in government - the Legislative, Executive and the Judiciary.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Political Path to Economic Transformation

[This Day] With economic growth of 0.55% in the second quarter of 2017 Nigeria seems headed out of its recession, the worst it has experienced in 25 years. Make no mistake, however. That is only recovery in a technical sense: a recession technically ha…

[This Day] With economic growth of 0.55% in the second quarter of 2017 Nigeria seems headed out of its recession, the worst it has experienced in 25 years. Make no mistake, however. That is only recovery in a technical sense: a recession technically happens when Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in an economy is negative for two consecutive quarters. This growth was driven by the oil sector, not the real economy, and remains fragile. If we continue to record positive GDP growth, even from our current very low base

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Project to Revamp City Water Networks to Begin ‘In Few Months’

[New Times] Works to upgrade and expand water networks stretching at least 1,008 km around the City of Kigali will start soon as part of the efforts to address the persistent water shortage in different suburbs of the capital, according to the utility …

[New Times] Works to upgrade and expand water networks stretching at least 1,008 km around the City of Kigali will start soon as part of the efforts to address the persistent water shortage in different suburbs of the capital, according to the utility body.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda