IAA Report Entangles Representatives in Bong College Probe

[LINA] An Internal Audit Agency (IAA) report on the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) has shown how some members of the House of Representatives established a company dubbed ‘Liberia-China Investment’ to win the contract to build the college.

[LINA] An Internal Audit Agency (IAA) report on the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) has shown how some members of the House of Representatives established a company dubbed 'Liberia-China Investment' to win the contract to build the college.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf Assures Ecowas Court of Support

[LINA] The Chairperson of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf assured the ECOWAS Community Court of her support to the court in meeting its objectives that will conform to standards and international laws.

[LINA] The Chairperson of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf assured the ECOWAS Community Court of her support to the court in meeting its objectives that will conform to standards and international laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

PUL Slates Memorial Service for Late Journalists Sunday

[LINA] The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) will hold a memorial service in honor of its members and other journalists who died in 2016. The service will take place at the Eliza Tuner Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church on 39 Camp Johnson Road, sta…

[LINA] The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) will hold a memorial service in honor of its members and other journalists who died in 2016. The service will take place at the Eliza Tuner Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church on 39 Camp Johnson Road, starting at 10:45 a.m. on Sunday, January 29. The Journalism Community in Liberia lost up to 18 persons in 2016. "It is therefore befitting that our colleagues be honored for their valuable contributions to humanity through journalism," the PUL said in a release.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Reforming Liberia’s Public Admin Remains a Challenge – Nyemah

[LINA] The Director General of the Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA), Oblayon B. Nyemah, has said despite the increasing number of graduates from the institution, reforming the public administration architecture of Liberia remains a ser…

[LINA] The Director General of the Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA), Oblayon B. Nyemah, has said despite the increasing number of graduates from the institution, reforming the public administration architecture of Liberia remains a serious challenge.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Respect for Leaders Key to Progress’ – Dr. Freeman By Prince S. Nagbe Monrovia, January 28 (Lina) – Deputy Youth and Sports Minister Dr. Nancy T. Freeman Has Called On Liberians to Respect Those in National Leadership If the Country Must Go Forward.

[LINA] Dr. Freeman pointed out that the practice on the part of Liberians to engage in abusing those in key positions in the government, including the President, is counterproductive to the growth and development of Liberia, urging them to “refrain fro…

[LINA] Dr. Freeman pointed out that the practice on the part of Liberians to engage in abusing those in key positions in the government, including the President, is counterproductive to the growth and development of Liberia, urging them to "refrain from such unwholesome act."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Doe Administrative District Commissioner Cries ‘Neglect’

[LINA] The Commissioner of Doe Administrative District in Nimba County has frowned on the county authorities for the ‘total neglect’ of the district and its inhabitants.

[LINA] The Commissioner of Doe Administrative District in Nimba County has frowned on the county authorities for the 'total neglect' of the district and its inhabitants.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Urey Puts Politicians On Guard

[LINA] The Chairman of the Forum for Societal Change, Clemenceau B. Urey, has notified politicians that Liberians will no longer serve as mere spectators but will play an active role in the governance of the country.

[LINA] The Chairman of the Forum for Societal Change, Clemenceau B. Urey, has notified politicians that Liberians will no longer serve as mere spectators but will play an active role in the governance of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Negbalee Warner Says ‘Governance Is Everybody’s Business’

[LINA] The Dean of the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law at the University of Liberia, Cllr. Negbalee Warner, has admonished Liberians to always know that “governance is everybody’s business and not that of the politicians alone.”

[LINA] The Dean of the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law at the University of Liberia, Cllr. Negbalee Warner, has admonished Liberians to always know that "governance is everybody's business and not that of the politicians alone."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Warning of Dire Food Shortages in Horn of Africa, UN Agricultural Agency Calls for Urgent Action

[UN News] With only one-quarter of expected rainfall received in the Horn of Africa in the October-December period, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today called for an immediate response to prevent widespread drought conditions from becomin…

[UN News] With only one-quarter of expected rainfall received in the Horn of Africa in the October-December period, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today called for an immediate response to prevent widespread drought conditions from becoming a catastrophe.

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