Lawmakers Extend Session

[NEWS] The News has learnt that the usual annual constituency break taken by members of the Legislature in August will not be possible this year, as the lawmakers have jointly agreed to have it canceled.

[NEWS] The News has learnt that the usual annual constituency break taken by members of the Legislature in August will not be possible this year, as the lawmakers have jointly agreed to have it canceled.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

CBL Frowns On Single Currency

[NEWS] The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has spoken on the recent passage by the Legislature an Act to make the Liberian Dollar the only legal tender for business transactions.

[NEWS] The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has spoken on the recent passage by the Legislature an Act to make the Liberian Dollar the only legal tender for business transactions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Winston Tubman Quits CDC

[NEWS] The former Standard Bearer of the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC), Winston Tubman, has joined the Alternative National Congress (ANC).

[NEWS] The former Standard Bearer of the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC), Winston Tubman, has joined the Alternative National Congress (ANC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UN Food Agency Chiefs Begin Visit to Drought-Hit Ethiopia

[FAO] Dolobat Village -Survival priorities are clear for livestock owner Mohamed: “I need to save my animals to sustain my life,” he says, sitting outside his thatched home in Dolobat village in Somali region. This part of Ethiopia’s south-east is grip…

[FAO] Dolobat Village -Survival priorities are clear for livestock owner Mohamed: "I need to save my animals to sustain my life," he says, sitting outside his thatched home in Dolobat village in Somali region. This part of Ethiopia's south-east is gripped by a devastating drought: rains have failed for the third consecutive year which has caused hunger to soar and malnutrition rates to rise to alarming levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Moxico – Chieftains Appeal for Assistance With Agricultural Equipment

[ANGOP] Lumbala Nguimbo -Chieftains in the Luvuei commune, Bundas Municipality of the eastern Moxico Province, last Thursday appealed to the local government and entrepreneurs for assistance with agricultural tools, aimed at contributing to the increas…

[ANGOP] Lumbala Nguimbo -Chieftains in the Luvuei commune, Bundas Municipality of the eastern Moxico Province, last Thursday appealed to the local government and entrepreneurs for assistance with agricultural tools, aimed at contributing to the increase of productivity in the said region.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Registration of Mbanza Kongo As World Heritage Considered a Gain

[ANGOP] Luanda -The inclusion of Angola’s ancient Mbanza Kongo city on the list of UNESCO’s world heritage represents a gain to the country and has a relevance in perpetuating the history for the future generations.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The inclusion of Angola's ancient Mbanza Kongo city on the list of UNESCO's world heritage represents a gain to the country and has a relevance in perpetuating the history for the future generations.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Zaire – Ophthalmologic Centre Holds Surgical Interventions Session

[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -A cataracts surgical interventions session will take place on 09-13 October in the Ophthalmologic Centre of the Baptist Evangelic Church of Angola (IEBA) in Mbanza Kongo City, northern Zaire Province, the physician Miguel Vinda in…

[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -A cataracts surgical interventions session will take place on 09-13 October in the Ophthalmologic Centre of the Baptist Evangelic Church of Angola (IEBA) in Mbanza Kongo City, northern Zaire Province, the physician Miguel Vinda informed on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola