U.S. Judge Links Govt to Jailed LFA VP Deals

[New Republic] In his ruling against former Liberia Football Association (LFA) Vice President, a U.S. Judge indicted the Liberian government of being connected to the shady deals Mr. Cassel Kuoh undertook to defraud his victims. Kuoh was sentenced for …

[New Republic] In his ruling against former Liberia Football Association (LFA) Vice President, a U.S. Judge indicted the Liberian government of being connected to the shady deals Mr. Cassel Kuoh undertook to defraud his victims. Kuoh was sentenced for 87 months in connection with $9.5 million investment scheme of gold and diamonds.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Complaints Filed Against Fornati Koffa to NEC

[New Republic] Though the National Elections Commission (NEC) accredited and qualified Cllr. Fornati Koffa to contest the legislative seat in District #2, Grand Kru County, all seems not to be going well for him as he faces stern opposition from a conc…

[New Republic] Though the National Elections Commission (NEC) accredited and qualified Cllr. Fornati Koffa to contest the legislative seat in District #2, Grand Kru County, all seems not to be going well for him as he faces stern opposition from a concerned citizen of the county.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

PUL, Fejal Conduct Safety Training for Journalists

[New Republic] The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) in collaboration with the Female Journalist Association of Liberia (FeJAL) has embarked on safety training for journalists throughout the country to help in the discharge of their duties.

[New Republic] The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) in collaboration with the Female Journalist Association of Liberia (FeJAL) has embarked on safety training for journalists throughout the country to help in the discharge of their duties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Arrest Five Kidnap Kingpins, Six Suspected Cultists in Delta

[Guardian] Asaba -In its determination to eradicate crimes in Delta State, the Police Command has arrested five kidnap kingpins, six suspected cultists and confirmed the dismissal of three policemen who were allegedly involved in armed-robbery recently.

[Guardian] Asaba -In its determination to eradicate crimes in Delta State, the Police Command has arrested five kidnap kingpins, six suspected cultists and confirmed the dismissal of three policemen who were allegedly involved in armed-robbery recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police in Urgent Bid to Stop Strike Intimidation

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African Police Service (SAPS) will today bring an urgent court application to the Labour Court against the South African Police Union (SAPU) to prevent unlawful conduct by 10111 employees picketing outside the Midrand call cen…

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African Police Service (SAPS) will today bring an urgent court application to the Labour Court against the South African Police Union (SAPU) to prevent unlawful conduct by 10111 employees picketing outside the Midrand call centre.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ton-Up for Odwa As Sharks Head to Ellis Park

[News24Wire] Despite just a four-day turnaround between Currie Cup games against the Blue Bulls on Wednesday and the Golden Lions on Saturday, head coach Robert du Preez has largely stuck with the same team that did such outstanding duty against the Bu…

[News24Wire] Despite just a four-day turnaround between Currie Cup games against the Blue Bulls on Wednesday and the Golden Lions on Saturday, head coach Robert du Preez has largely stuck with the same team that did such outstanding duty against the Bulls.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Legislative Mercenarism – Aloysius Toe Condemns Liberia’s Supreme Court Impeachment Proceedings

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A recent petition by a handful of disgruntled lawmakers (Senators Dan Morais, Peter Coleman and Jim Tornolah, and Representatives George Mulbah and Numene Bartekwah), calling for the impeachment of three Associate Justices o…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A recent petition by a handful of disgruntled lawmakers (Senators Dan Morais, Peter Coleman and Jim Tornolah, and Representatives George Mulbah and Numene Bartekwah), calling for the impeachment of three Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia for judicial opinion which the Associate Justices recently rendered in the latest Code of Conduct case, is misguided, unthoughtful, violates Article 73 of the Liberian Constitution, and is reminiscent of political mercenerism - an attempt to arm-twist the

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia’s Problem – Not the People, but the System

[FrontPageAfrica] In 2005, when I was Program Assistant for the Concerned Christian Community, I accompanied representatives of some of our donors on a monitoring and evaluation trip to a town in Gbarpolu County.

[FrontPageAfrica] In 2005, when I was Program Assistant for the Concerned Christian Community, I accompanied representatives of some of our donors on a monitoring and evaluation trip to a town in Gbarpolu County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Tinkering Has Started Against Media Freedom in Post-Apartheid SA

[Daily Maverick] When it comes to media freedom – which is everyone’s freedom, we should never again have to use the fig leaf of “I didn’t know”. BY JOE THLOLOE, who addressed the recent event, The Gathering – Media Edition.

[Daily Maverick] When it comes to media freedom - which is everyone's freedom, we should never again have to use the fig leaf of "I didn't know". BY JOE THLOLOE, who addressed the recent event, The Gathering - Media Edition.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Supreme Court Under Fire – House Passes Resolution for Impeachment

[The Capitol Times] Members of the House plenary have unanimously voted in favor of the passage of a resolution for the impeachment of three Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia.

[The Capitol Times] Members of the House plenary have unanimously voted in favor of the passage of a resolution for the impeachment of three Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia