Tobacco Company Denies Targeting Children

[Premium Times] The British American Tobacco has denied that its marketing strategies target the younger generation by deliberately situating tobacco products near primary and secondary schools in Nigeria.

[Premium Times] The British American Tobacco has denied that its marketing strategies target the younger generation by deliberately situating tobacco products near primary and secondary schools in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Few New Faces, but No Increment of Women Representatives

[Observer] Much advocacy by women’s groups and feminist leaders across the country demanding for greater participation of women in Liberia’s political affairs did not yield the expected results, considering the outcome of the October 10 presidential an…

[Observer] Much advocacy by women's groups and feminist leaders across the country demanding for greater participation of women in Liberia's political affairs did not yield the expected results, considering the outcome of the October 10 presidential and legislative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Alja Cautions NEC Against Electoral Irregularities

[Observer] The Association of Liberian Journalists in the Americas (ALJA) has called on the National Elections Commission (NEC) to take steps that would ensure that some of the lapses that evolved out of the October 10 general and presidential election…

[Observer] The Association of Liberian Journalists in the Americas (ALJA) has called on the National Elections Commission (NEC) to take steps that would ensure that some of the lapses that evolved out of the October 10 general and presidential elections are not repeated in the November 7 run-off.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Embrace Culture of Peace, Denounce Violence’

[Observer] Ahead of the November 7 presidential runoff election, Cultural Ambassador Juli Endee has cautioned Liberians to embrace the culture of peace and denounce the culture of violence.

[Observer] Ahead of the November 7 presidential runoff election, Cultural Ambassador Juli Endee has cautioned Liberians to embrace the culture of peace and denounce the culture of violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

IAAF Level 1 Coaching Course Reaches Day 6

[Observer] The Liberian Athletics Federation with sponsorship from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has completed six days of the ongoing IAAF Level 1 Coaching Course at the Fendell Campus of the University of Liberia.

[Observer] The Liberian Athletics Federation with sponsorship from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has completed six days of the ongoing IAAF Level 1 Coaching Course at the Fendell Campus of the University of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cece United Football Academy Duo Join Byc II

[Observer] Two players from the Cece United Football Academy, Tony Shilley and Edwin Davies, have joined the junior club of Barrack Young Controllers (BYC II) on a two-year deal for undisclosed fees.

[Observer] Two players from the Cece United Football Academy, Tony Shilley and Edwin Davies, have joined the junior club of Barrack Young Controllers (BYC II) on a two-year deal for undisclosed fees.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cso Wants NEC Workers Scrutinized

[Observer] As the Liberian presidential election heads to a run-off between the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) and the governing Unity Party (UP), there are calls from many quarters for the National Elections Commission (NEC) to put its house in…

[Observer] As the Liberian presidential election heads to a run-off between the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) and the governing Unity Party (UP), there are calls from many quarters for the National Elections Commission (NEC) to put its house in order in an effort to deliver a result that will be trusted and overwhelmingly accepted by not just the two contesting parties, but the Liberian public and the international community.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia