In Frustration – Hurricane Broh Withdraws Operations On Somalia Drive

[Observer] The head of the Presidential capital beautification Task Force, Madam Mary Broh, popularly known as “Hurricane Broh” or “General Broh,” has announced that she will be withdrawing her team from Somalia Drive due to “too much interference” by …

[Observer] The head of the Presidential capital beautification Task Force, Madam Mary Broh, popularly known as "Hurricane Broh" or "General Broh," has announced that she will be withdrawing her team from Somalia Drive due to "too much interference" by district Representative Joseph Saah.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Your Attitude, Not Your Aptitude, Will Determine Your Altitude’

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has challenged graduates of the David A. Straz Technical and Vocational College to exhibit good moral behavior as they move into the job market, adding: “Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your a…

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has challenged graduates of the David A. Straz Technical and Vocational College to exhibit good moral behavior as they move into the job market, adding: "Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude," an Executive Mansion release said.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Grace Yates Returns to Race for District #9

[Observer] Having lost the 2011 representative election, a former employee of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP), Mrs. Grace Bemah Yates, said she has adequately prepared herself to contest again for the representative seat of Elec…

[Observer] Having lost the 2011 representative election, a former employee of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP), Mrs. Grace Bemah Yates, said she has adequately prepared herself to contest again for the representative seat of Electoral District #9 in Montserrado County in the 2017 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

A Look At Jill and Ashlyn’s Visit

[Observer] U.S Women’s National Team Coach, Jill Ellis accompanied by goalkeeper Ashyln Harris visited the Monrovia Football Academy (MFA) from November 29- December 2, 2016 as sport envoys sponsored by the U.S. Embassy and other divisions of the Depar…

[Observer] U.S Women's National Team Coach, Jill Ellis accompanied by goalkeeper Ashyln Harris visited the Monrovia Football Academy (MFA) from November 29- December 2, 2016 as sport envoys sponsored by the U.S. Embassy and other divisions of the Department of State devoted to sports diplomacy.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Fire Victims Need Help

[Observer] Two children, Gifty Karnue, 7, and T-boy Karnue, 4, nearly lost their lives when fire ransacked their zinc shack in Doe Community leaving them severely burnt, while another fire incident two days later left 32 persons homeless.

[Observer] Two children, Gifty Karnue, 7, and T-boy Karnue, 4, nearly lost their lives when fire ransacked their zinc shack in Doe Community leaving them severely burnt, while another fire incident two days later left 32 persons homeless.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GOL Opens Passport Application Centers Outside Liberia

[Observer] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced the opening of additional passport application centers (PACs) in Africa and Asia, while two mobile application centers will operate in the Americas, a release from the Ministry has said.

[Observer] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced the opening of additional passport application centers (PACs) in Africa and Asia, while two mobile application centers will operate in the Americas, a release from the Ministry has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

3rd Aminata Tennis Open Kickoff

[Observer] The Liberia Tennis Federation has officially launched the 3rd edition of its Aminata Tennis Open at the residence of Aminata & Sons Chief Executive Officer, Siaka Toure on Bushrod Island. The tournament kicked off over the weekend and it would end at the last Sunday in December.

[Observer] The Liberia Tennis Federation has officially launched the 3rd edition of its Aminata Tennis Open at the residence of Aminata & Sons Chief Executive Officer, Siaka Toure on Bushrod Island. The tournament kicked off over the weekend and it would end at the last Sunday in December.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ecobank Identifies With Mothers

[Observer] The maternity wards of the C.B. Dunbar Hospital in Gbarnga, Bong County, the C.H. Rennie Hospital in Kakata, Margibi County, and the Redemption Hospital in New Kru Town, Montserrado County, were scenes of joy for women who recently gave birt…

[Observer] The maternity wards of the C.B. Dunbar Hospital in Gbarnga, Bong County, the C.H. Rennie Hospital in Kakata, Margibi County, and the Redemption Hospital in New Kru Town, Montserrado County, were scenes of joy for women who recently gave birth, when the management of Ecobank Liberia donated assorted toiletry materials for the mothers and their infants.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘No Clear Cut Victory Over Corruption for LACC’

[Observer] The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) in collaboration with UNDP and USAID/LPAC celebrated International Anti – Corruption Day December 6-9, with a series of activities in Gbarnga, Bong County, under the global theme: “Corruption, an…

[Observer] The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) in collaboration with UNDP and USAID/LPAC celebrated International Anti - Corruption Day December 6-9, with a series of activities in Gbarnga, Bong County, under the global theme: "Corruption, an impediment to the sustainable development goals."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Disabled Teen the 16 Days of Activism Missed

[Observer] Several months ago, our reporter walked in on a very disturbing scene of a disabled teen being manhandled and sexually assaulted by a psychotic man – a man everyone in the community is afraid of because of his ‘out of control’ nature.

[Observer] Several months ago, our reporter walked in on a very disturbing scene of a disabled teen being manhandled and sexually assaulted by a psychotic man - a man everyone in the community is afraid of because of his 'out of control' nature.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia