Findley, Unity Party Part Ways

[Observer] With just eight days into the ongoing political campaign for the October 10 polls, a stalwart of the ruling Unity Party (UP), Gbehzohngar M. Findley, has resigned from the party, stating “UP and I no longer share the same political ideology.”

[Observer] With just eight days into the ongoing political campaign for the October 10 polls, a stalwart of the ruling Unity Party (UP), Gbehzohngar M. Findley, has resigned from the party, stating "UP and I no longer share the same political ideology."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Koroma Receives Signed Documents for Largest Energy Project in Sierra Leone

[Sierra Leone Government] The documents for the largest energy project in Sierra Leone were signed on Friday 4 August and presented to President Ernest Bai Koroma at State House in Freetown.

[Sierra Leone Government] The documents for the largest energy project in Sierra Leone were signed on Friday 4 August and presented to President Ernest Bai Koroma at State House in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

High School Championships in Semi Finals

[Observer] Victory Chapel will today take on E. Jonathan Goodridge in the first kickball encounter in the semi-finals of the National High School Soccer and Kickball Championship at the Alpha Oldtimers Sports Field in Monrovia. In the second game, Arth…

[Observer] Victory Chapel will today take on E. Jonathan Goodridge in the first kickball encounter in the semi-finals of the National High School Soccer and Kickball Championship at the Alpha Oldtimers Sports Field in Monrovia. In the second game, Arthur F. Kulah will clash with Nathan E. Gibson.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senate-Supreme Court Controversy Over the Code of Conduct Needs Prompt Intervention

[Observer] Liberians, especially supporters of political parties and their candidates, are daily preaching peace and proper conduct to avoid conflict and any act of violence in our electoral process.

[Observer] Liberians, especially supporters of political parties and their candidates, are daily preaching peace and proper conduct to avoid conflict and any act of violence in our electoral process.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Firestone to Suspend Rubber Purchasing for Two Weeks

[Observer] Firestone Rubber Plantation announced over the weekend that from August 10 through August 24, 2017, the company would suspend all rubber purchasing “due to the current extreme oversupply of our rubber inventory.”

[Observer] Firestone Rubber Plantation announced over the weekend that from August 10 through August 24, 2017, the company would suspend all rubber purchasing "due to the current extreme oversupply of our rubber inventory."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liscr Championship Delayed

[Observer] Relegated Invincible Eleven (IE) over the weekend became a stumbling block for LISCR FC’s third championship celebration after pressuring the league leaders to come from a goal down to level the scores at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

[Observer] Relegated Invincible Eleven (IE) over the weekend became a stumbling block for LISCR FC's third championship celebration after pressuring the league leaders to come from a goal down to level the scores at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cummings Described As ‘Leader to Move Liberia Forward’

[Observer] Leaders in the southeastern counties of Maryland and Grand Kru say Alexander B. Cummings is their choice for president. Elders, chiefs, women, and youth groups in seven town hall meetings in Grand Kru County gave Cummings their endorsements …

[Observer] Leaders in the southeastern counties of Maryland and Grand Kru say Alexander B. Cummings is their choice for president. Elders, chiefs, women, and youth groups in seven town hall meetings in Grand Kru County gave Cummings their endorsements after similar meetings in Maryland County following the party's campaign program held on Saturday, August 6, at the Harper Sports Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘170 Years Without Definite Land Laws’

[Observer] As land issues continue to pose serious challenges to the peace and stability of Liberia, the Commissioner on Policy and Planning at the Liberia Land Authority (LLA) has blamed the situation on the lack of a “definite land law” in Liberia. “…

[Observer] As land issues continue to pose serious challenges to the peace and stability of Liberia, the Commissioner on Policy and Planning at the Liberia Land Authority (LLA) has blamed the situation on the lack of a "definite land law" in Liberia. "Our country is now 170 years old and there is not a well-defined law as to its administration and management," Adams Manobah argued.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cape Flats Artists Modernise Life Story of Historical Khoisan Figure

[GroundUp] A group of young artists have brought a modern spin to the life story of Krotoa. The musical production titled Krotoa van Vandag tells the story of a young girl from the Cape Flats’ in search of her true identity.

[GroundUp] A group of young artists have brought a modern spin to the life story of Krotoa. The musical production titled Krotoa van Vandag tells the story of a young girl from the Cape Flats' in search of her true identity.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Liberia Launches New Biometric Ecowas Passport

[Observer] Liberia has become the latest upgraded member of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) based on the Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Agreement with the official launch of the of Liberian Bio-metric e-Passport, the official Libe…

[Observer] Liberia has become the latest upgraded member of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) based on the Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Agreement with the official launch of the of Liberian Bio-metric e-Passport, the official Liberian travel document printed and issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia