Lake Tana: How an Invasive Weed Is Threatening Its Survival

[Addis Standard] Lake Tana is the largest lake in Ethiopia and the second largest in Africa. In recognition of the lake’s rich biodiversity and significant cultural heritage, UNESCO added the lake to its World Network of Biosphere Reserves in June 2015.

[Addis Standard] Lake Tana is the largest lake in Ethiopia and the second largest in Africa. In recognition of the lake's rich biodiversity and significant cultural heritage, UNESCO added the lake to its World Network of Biosphere Reserves in June 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Islamic Scholar Calls for Peaceful Coexistence Among Faiths

[Observer] A United States-based Islamic scholar, Sheik Khalid Yasin, has said the peaceful coexistence between Muslims and Christians along with other faiths is needed to protect the future of Liberia.

[Observer] A United States-based Islamic scholar, Sheik Khalid Yasin, has said the peaceful coexistence between Muslims and Christians along with other faiths is needed to protect the future of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Real Reason Alexander Cummings Lost

[Observer] It is official. George Weah and Joseph Boakai are going to a runoff on Tuesday, November 7. But, the headline instead should read: “Prince Johnson Defeats Alexander Cummings.” How did this happen? How did Senator Johnson, who barely canvasse…

[Observer] It is official. George Weah and Joseph Boakai are going to a runoff on Tuesday, November 7. But, the headline instead should read: "Prince Johnson Defeats Alexander Cummings." How did this happen? How did Senator Johnson, who barely canvassed or produced any campaign paraphernalia, defeat one of the most resourced, energized and optimistic candidates in the race?

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Former House Speaker Rallies Opposition Bloc

[New Republic] The former Speaker of the House of Representatives during the National Transitional Assembly of Liberia (NTAL) and standard-bearer of the Redemption Democratic Congress (RDC) has endorsed the Coalition for Democratic Congress (CDC) for t…

[New Republic] The former Speaker of the House of Representatives during the National Transitional Assembly of Liberia (NTAL) and standard-bearer of the Redemption Democratic Congress (RDC) has endorsed the Coalition for Democratic Congress (CDC) for the impending runoff elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Why Must Liberian Presidential Candidates Commit to Protecting Environment?

[FrontPageAfrica] Throughout these elections, there has been absolutely no serious commitment on the part of Liberian Presidential Candidates to restoring nature and protecting the environment.

[FrontPageAfrica] Throughout these elections, there has been absolutely no serious commitment on the part of Liberian Presidential Candidates to restoring nature and protecting the environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rep. Solomon George Accused of Brutalizing Commerce Ministry Staff

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -News that Representative Solomon George had insulted and displaced another public arrogance will come as no surprise to many who know him for his bold and arrogant characteristics.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -News that Representative Solomon George had insulted and displaced another public arrogance will come as no surprise to many who know him for his bold and arrogant characteristics.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Online Journalism Committed to Truthfulness of Facts

[ANGOP] Luanda -Online journalism has to be committed to the truthfulness of the facts, in order to convey credible information, said on Tuesday the university professor, Manuel Muanza.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Online journalism has to be committed to the truthfulness of the facts, in order to convey credible information, said on Tuesday the university professor, Manuel Muanza.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Sirleaf Warns Education Minister On Social Media Posts

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf has told Education Minister George Werner that his recent statement on Social Media is unbecoming and inconsistent with his position as a senior official of government.

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf has told Education Minister George Werner that his recent statement on Social Media is unbecoming and inconsistent with his position as a senior official of government.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

VP Boakai Accused of Hypocrisy

[New Dawn] Breakaway ruling Unity Party (UP) stalwart Gbehzohngar Milton Findley is accusing UP presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai of being ‘insincere and hypocritical’ in his quest for the Liberian presidency.

[New Dawn] Breakaway ruling Unity Party (UP) stalwart Gbehzohngar Milton Findley is accusing UP presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai of being 'insincere and hypocritical' in his quest for the Liberian presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cental Opposes Reappointment of Defeated Officials

[New Dawn] The Center for Transparency and Accountability in Liberia (CENTAL) says it wonders why President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf continues to hold sacred, officials of her government who have been rejected by their constituencies at the 10 October p…

[New Dawn] The Center for Transparency and Accountability in Liberia (CENTAL) says it wonders why President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf continues to hold sacred, officials of her government who have been rejected by their constituencies at the 10 October polls by allegedly returning them to appointed posts they allegedly resigned to contest public offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia