Dr. Weeks Outlines Road Map to ‘Nobler Destiny’

[Observer] Dr. Ophelia Inez Weeks, the newly inducted President of the University of Liberia (UL), has underscored a number of strategies she intends to employ to improve the institution. Among her plans are personnel evaluation and enhancement program…

[Observer] Dr. Ophelia Inez Weeks, the newly inducted President of the University of Liberia (UL), has underscored a number of strategies she intends to employ to improve the institution. Among her plans are personnel evaluation and enhancement programs, faculty capacity building, teaching and learning centers, and introduction of new academic programs to include Information Communication Technology for undergraduates and Environmental Sciences at the graduate level.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

V.P. Boakai Co-Signs MOUs With Arizona Universities

[Observer] Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai, during a recent visit to the United States, co-signed a series of Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Arizona (U of A’s) School of Health Sciences, Arizona State University (ASU), North…

[Observer] Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai, during a recent visit to the United States, co-signed a series of Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Arizona (U of A's) School of Health Sciences, Arizona State University (ASU), Northern Arizona University, Maricopa County-Community College District and Tempe Union School District, the Black Nurses Association of Arizona, and the Arizona Department of Economic Security.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mudslide Causes Damage At China Union

[Observer] Reports from the China Union operation area at the Bong Mining Company in Fuamah District, Lower Bong County speak of a mudslide that has destroyed the company’s crusher and conveyor belt at the plant. The Liberia News Agency (LINA) reported…

[Observer] Reports from the China Union operation area at the Bong Mining Company in Fuamah District, Lower Bong County speak of a mudslide that has destroyed the company's crusher and conveyor belt at the plant. The Liberia News Agency (LINA) reported yesterday that the mudslide took place early Wednesday, September 13. There was, however, no report of any human casualty, but the incident caused substantial damage to the company's crusher and conveyor belt, responsible to process the ore before it is shipped to the

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

National Assembly Postpones Resumption Date

[This Day] Abuja -The National Assembly has announced the postponement of the resumption of senators and members of the House of Representatives from their six week annual recess by one week.

[This Day] Abuja -The National Assembly has announced the postponement of the resumption of senators and members of the House of Representatives from their six week annual recess by one week.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Revamped Education Will Revive Nigeria, Says Babalakin

[Guardian] The Pro-chancellor and Chairman, University of Lagos (UNILAG) Governing Council, Dr Wale Babalakin (SAN), has called for the reformation of the education sector saying this is the only way to revamp other sectors of the economy.

[Guardian] The Pro-chancellor and Chairman, University of Lagos (UNILAG) Governing Council, Dr Wale Babalakin (SAN), has called for the reformation of the education sector saying this is the only way to revamp other sectors of the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Need to Transform LBS Into a Public Service Broadcaster Is Ever Present

[New Dawn] A bill to transform state radio – the Liberia Broadcasting System into a Public Service Broadcaster, has been tabled before the House of Representatives for the second time in nine years. The new establishment to be known as the Liberia Nati…

[New Dawn] A bill to transform state radio - the Liberia Broadcasting System into a Public Service Broadcaster, has been tabled before the House of Representatives for the second time in nine years. The new establishment to be known as the Liberia National Broadcasting Corporation (LNBC), was introduced by Bong County Representative, George Mulbah on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 on behalf of the working group.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Spy Tapes’ Judgment Reserved After Zuma, Prosecuting Authority About-Turn

[News24Wire] The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) has reserved judgment after President Jacob Zuma and the National Prosecuting Authority conceded that former NPA head Mokotedi Mpshe’s decision not to prosecute Zuma on corruption charges was irrational.

[News24Wire] The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) has reserved judgment after President Jacob Zuma and the National Prosecuting Authority conceded that former NPA head Mokotedi Mpshe's decision not to prosecute Zuma on corruption charges was irrational.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bassa Steadfast for Brumskine

[New Dawn] Deputy Speaker Hans Barchue stresses here that the people of Grand Bassa County are ‘very steadfast’ to elect presidential hopeful Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine of the Liberty Party as the next president of Liberia in the ensuing October 10…

[New Dawn] Deputy Speaker Hans Barchue stresses here that the people of Grand Bassa County are 'very steadfast' to elect presidential hopeful Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine of the Liberty Party as the next president of Liberia in the ensuing October 10, 2017 Representatives and Presidential elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Wants UL Chief to Be Vigilant

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf has urged newly inaugurated University of Liberia (UL) president Dr. Ophelia Inez Weeks to “be vigilant and wise” in her new portfolio, saying “we” note with pride that Dr. Weeks is truly a strong and brave …

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf has urged newly inaugurated University of Liberia (UL) president Dr. Ophelia Inez Weeks to "be vigilant and wise" in her new portfolio, saying "we" note with pride that Dr. Weeks is truly a strong and brave woman by accepting the challenge.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia