Fuss Over Forest Reserves in Nimba

[NEWS] Residents of several towns in three districts in Nimba County are said to be divided over the Blei Community Forest Reserves, a 629 hectares of forest set aside by locals, with assistance from NGO for conservation purposes.

[NEWS] Residents of several towns in three districts in Nimba County are said to be divided over the Blei Community Forest Reserves, a 629 hectares of forest set aside by locals, with assistance from NGO for conservation purposes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UN Chief – World Is Neglecting Risk of Famine in Somalia

[Shabelle] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has warned that the plight of the Somali people has been “neglected” amid an impending famine. Guterres, who is in the capital Mogadishu on his first field mission since taking up his position, said that Somalia’s crisis risks being overlooked by the world. The UN estimates that over six million people, which is more than half of Somalia’s population, is in need of humanitarian assistance.

[Shabelle] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has warned that the plight of the Somali people has been "neglected" amid an impending famine. Guterres, who is in the capital Mogadishu on his first field mission since taking up his position, said that Somalia's crisis risks being overlooked by the world. The UN estimates that over six million people, which is more than half of Somalia's population, is in need of humanitarian assistance.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Honors Defense Minister, Others

[New Dawn] Government has held an investiture ceremony for Defense Minister Brownie Samukai, state run University of Liberia President Dr. Emmett A. Dennis and late former Internal Affairs Minister Ambulai Johnson for their services to the state.

[New Dawn] Government has held an investiture ceremony for Defense Minister Brownie Samukai, state run University of Liberia President Dr. Emmett A. Dennis and late former Internal Affairs Minister Ambulai Johnson for their services to the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rwandan Speaker Visits Speaker Nuquay

[New Dawn] The Speaker of the Rwandan Parliament DonatilleMukabalisahas visited his counterpart here, Emmanuel James Nuquay at the Capitol Building on Capitol Hill. Welcoming the Rwandan Speaker, Speaker Nuquay said the visit is in right direction as L…

[New Dawn] The Speaker of the Rwandan Parliament DonatilleMukabalisahas visited his counterpart here, Emmanuel James Nuquay at the Capitol Building on Capitol Hill. Welcoming the Rwandan Speaker, Speaker Nuquay said the visit is in right direction as Liberia and Rwanda try to build stronger ties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Women Must Fight for Their Places’

[New Dawn] Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister Madam Julia DuncanCassell says if women are to get on par with their male counterparts,they must continue to fight for their places.

[New Dawn] Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister Madam Julia DuncanCassell says if women are to get on par with their male counterparts,they must continue to fight for their places.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

EU Ambassador Tours South-Eastern Liberia

[New Dawn] European Union Ambassador to Liberia Madam Tiina Intelmann has led a tour to the south-eastern part of Liberia to visit projects and witness first-hand development challenges of the Region.

[New Dawn] European Union Ambassador to Liberia Madam Tiina Intelmann has led a tour to the south-eastern part of Liberia to visit projects and witness first-hand development challenges of the Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Court Fines GW Indictees

[New Dawn] Several Liberian officials facing economic sabotage trial based on Global Witness accusations of receiving bribes have each been fined US$200.00 for not attending a Court session, except former House Speaker J. Alex Tyler who was present and…

[New Dawn] Several Liberian officials facing economic sabotage trial based on Global Witness accusations of receiving bribes have each been fined US$200.00 for not attending a Court session, except former House Speaker J. Alex Tyler who was present and Sen. Morris Saytumah who the Court "inadvertently" did not serve the notice of assignment.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Movee Beats War Drum

[New Dawn] Opposition Movement for Economic Empowerment or MOVEE National Chairman Mr. Dee Maxwell Kemayah has sounded a war drum here that the October 10th elections will not be held if there are attempts to stop his party’s standard bearer, ex-govern…

[New Dawn] Opposition Movement for Economic Empowerment or MOVEE National Chairman Mr. Dee Maxwell Kemayah has sounded a war drum here that the October 10th elections will not be held if there are attempts to stop his party's standard bearer, ex-governor Dr. Joseph Mills Jones from participating in the polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Science Key to Nation Building

[New Dawn] Assistant Foreign Minister for Administration, Mr. Terry Genesis has stressed a need for government to prioritize sciences in various high schools to enable students, who are desirous of becoming future scientists, achieve their dreams.

[New Dawn] Assistant Foreign Minister for Administration, Mr. Terry Genesis has stressed a need for government to prioritize sciences in various high schools to enable students, who are desirous of becoming future scientists, achieve their dreams.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia