NGOs Coalition Lobby for Increased Budget for Justice Ministry

[Iwacu] OAG, ACJB and Cordaid team up to advocate the increase of the budget allotted to the Ministry of Justice. Basing their conclusion on the analysis of the 2016 budget, the NGOs say low budget has a negative impact on the access to justice for all.

[Iwacu] OAG, ACJB and Cordaid team up to advocate the increase of the budget allotted to the Ministry of Justice. Basing their conclusion on the analysis of the 2016 budget, the NGOs say low budget has a negative impact on the access to justice for all.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

New Reading Room for Gboloken

[Observer] For many students across the world, having a library or reading room where they can access books to read either for study or pleasure is the norm; something many take for granted.

[Observer] For many students across the world, having a library or reading room where they can access books to read either for study or pleasure is the norm; something many take for granted.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Judicial Branch Retreats to Gbarnga for Self-Assessment

[Observer] Chief Justice Francis S. Korkpor. The retreat will also look at the execution of the strategic plan developed by the judiciary to enhance its competency, integrity, transparency, diligence and tolerance.

[Observer] Chief Justice Francis S. Korkpor. The retreat will also look at the execution of the strategic plan developed by the judiciary to enhance its competency, integrity, transparency, diligence and tolerance.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liba-USA Donates to Bomi Hospital

[Observer] The United States Chapter of the Liberia Business Association (LIBA-USA) through its Liberia branch (LIBA-Liberia) has donated nine brand new laptop computers to the government hospital in Tubmanburg, Bomi County.

[Observer] The United States Chapter of the Liberia Business Association (LIBA-USA) through its Liberia branch (LIBA-Liberia) has donated nine brand new laptop computers to the government hospital in Tubmanburg, Bomi County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

United Muslims Declare Support for Movee’s Jones

[Observer] The United Muslims of Liberia have declared support for the presidential bid of former Central Bank of Liberia Governor Dr. Joseph Mills Jones, describing him as “the one who can carry Liberia forward both nationally and internationally.”

[Observer] The United Muslims of Liberia have declared support for the presidential bid of former Central Bank of Liberia Governor Dr. Joseph Mills Jones, describing him as "the one who can carry Liberia forward both nationally and internationally."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘There Is Still Hope for Invincible Eleven’

[Observer] The condition of Liberia’s darling club Invincible Eleven (IE) in the ongoing Liberia Football Association first division league continues to worsen as the team conceded 2-0 to Keitrace FC – its 12th defeat, over the weekend.

[Observer] The condition of Liberia's darling club Invincible Eleven (IE) in the ongoing Liberia Football Association first division league continues to worsen as the team conceded 2-0 to Keitrace FC - its 12th defeat, over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

A Stay in the Sick Bush

[Observer] For generations Liberians have heard about a ‘sick bush’ being defined as a place where the sick go for spiritual and physical healing. Very seldom do you run across people who had actually been in one; and if they lived long enough to tell …

[Observer] For generations Liberians have heard about a 'sick bush' being defined as a place where the sick go for spiritual and physical healing. Very seldom do you run across people who had actually been in one; and if they lived long enough to tell the story, it always turn out to be an interesting one.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

SRC Distances From Negative Media Reports

[Observer] The management of Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC) has distanced itself from a series of negative stories against House Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay that have appeared in some daily newspapers.

[Observer] The management of Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC) has distanced itself from a series of negative stories against House Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay that have appeared in some daily newspapers.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘The Result Was Disappointing’

[Observer] The only undefeated side in the ongoing Liberia Football Association first division league, LISCR FC’s Coach Tapha Manneh has termed his side’s one-all draw against league leaders FC Fassel on Sunday as “disappointing.”

[Observer] The only undefeated side in the ongoing Liberia Football Association first division league, LISCR FC's Coach Tapha Manneh has termed his side's one-all draw against league leaders FC Fassel on Sunday as "disappointing."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Arresting and Burning Narcotic Substances Is Not Enough to Fight Illicit Drugs

[Observer] Last week our Nimba County Correspondent Ishmael Menkor reported that the Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency (LDEA) arrested and burnt some narcotic substances in the Tappita region of Lower Nimba County. The report indicated that the farm oper…

[Observer] Last week our Nimba County Correspondent Ishmael Menkor reported that the Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency (LDEA) arrested and burnt some narcotic substances in the Tappita region of Lower Nimba County. The report indicated that the farm operator, Zlahn Vaye, and his wife are on the run, having left a cold trail. This is but part of the many arrests connected to narcotic substances in the country. The LDEA has on many occasions intercepted illegal drugs of various kinds, and in some instances arrested peopl

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia