Govt. Intensifies Campaign Against Teenage Pregnancy

[New Dawn] As part of efforts to reduce teenage pregnancies in Liberia, the Government of Liberia in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has launched a four-year program to tackle teenage pregnancies in four counties in Southeas…

[New Dawn] As part of efforts to reduce teenage pregnancies in Liberia, the Government of Liberia in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has launched a four-year program to tackle teenage pregnancies in four counties in Southeast Liberia, including Grand Gedeh, River Gee, Grand Kru and Maryland Counties, respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senator Opposes Dual Currency Regime

[New Dawn] Montserrado County Senator Geraldine Doe Sherif has frowned on the dual currency regime in the country, blaming the Central Bank of Liberia for allegedly not executing its regulatory authority over the monetary system and the entire economy …

[New Dawn] Montserrado County Senator Geraldine Doe Sherif has frowned on the dual currency regime in the country, blaming the Central Bank of Liberia for allegedly not executing its regulatory authority over the monetary system and the entire economy thus, creating hardship, including sky-rocketing of the foreign exchange rate.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rep. Corneh Wants MYS Appear Before House

[New Dawn] Bong County District #6 Representative Adam Bill Corneh has asked his colleagues at the House of Representatives to invite Youth and Sports Minister Saah Charles N’Tow to appear and explain how money allotted for the expansion of the Tumutu …

[New Dawn] Bong County District #6 Representative Adam Bill Corneh has asked his colleagues at the House of Representatives to invite Youth and Sports Minister Saah Charles N'Tow to appear and explain how money allotted for the expansion of the Tumutu Training Center or TTC in Bong County is being used.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Importers, Commerce Ministry Authorities Hold Secret Meeting

[New Dawn] Authorities of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and some aggrieved importers here have met behind closed door, amidst reported threat to protest against Deputy Commerce Minister Stephen Marvie’s alleged decision to grant Import Permit D…

[New Dawn] Authorities of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and some aggrieved importers here have met behind closed door, amidst reported threat to protest against Deputy Commerce Minister Stephen Marvie's alleged decision to grant Import Permit Declaration or IPD exclusively to Abijoudi Company for the importation of frozen fish.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Arcelormittal, Firestone Agreements Face Amendments

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf has written the House of Representatives, drawing its attention to government’s intention to submit for their consideration, amendments of the ArcelorMittal and Firestone agreements within the next few days.

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf has written the House of Representatives, drawing its attention to government's intention to submit for their consideration, amendments of the ArcelorMittal and Firestone agreements within the next few days.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Prime Minister Reiterates Willingness to Work for the Advancement of Rodrigues

[Government of Mauritius] The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Jugnauth, expressed willingness to work for the advancement of Rodri…

[Government of Mauritius] The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Jugnauth, expressed willingness to work for the advancement of Rodrigues during the opening of the pre-budget consultations yesterday in the presence of the Chief Commissioner of Rodrigues, Mr Serge Clair at La Residence Port Mathurin. The Prime Minister is currently on a three-day official visit to Rodrigues.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Jobodwana, Gelant Shine At Speed Series in Durban

[Sascoc] National record holders Anaso Jobodwana and Elroy Gelant were the star performers in the first of the ASA Speed Series track and field meetings in Durban on Tuesday evening.

[Sascoc] National record holders Anaso Jobodwana and Elroy Gelant were the star performers in the first of the ASA Speed Series track and field meetings in Durban on Tuesday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Temple-Jones Hard At Work Keeping Blitzboks in Tip-Top Shape

[Sascoc] The Blitzboks work hard at being one of the fittest sides contesting the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, but the welfare of squad members remains a top priority, despite the challenge of a short turnaround time between tournaments.

[Sascoc] The Blitzboks work hard at being one of the fittest sides contesting the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, but the welfare of squad members remains a top priority, despite the challenge of a short turnaround time between tournaments.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two District Education Officials Arrested Over Teacher Recruitment

[New Times] Two directors in charges of education in Kayonza District have been arrested following investigations into the recent recruitment of teachers in the district, which have unearthed gross malpractices.

[New Times] Two directors in charges of education in Kayonza District have been arrested following investigations into the recent recruitment of teachers in the district, which have unearthed gross malpractices.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda