Defining Moment President Describes 2017 Elections

[New Democrat] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has described the October 2017 elections as a defining moment for Liberia. “I just want to say to all of you – whether you who are leaders, advisors, employees and consultants; that these elections will be…

[New Democrat] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has described the October 2017 elections as a defining moment for Liberia. "I just want to say to all of you - whether you who are leaders, advisors, employees and consultants; that these elections will be a defining moment for our country," she stressed.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Peace and Stability Is Needed in Dagbon – President Akufo Addo

[Ghana Govt.] The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says his government will fully support any formula that the three eminent traditional rulers– the Nayiri, the Yagbonwura and the Asantehene– device or think will bring a lasting resolution of …

[Ghana Govt.] The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says his government will fully support any formula that the three eminent traditional rulers-- the Nayiri, the Yagbonwura and the Asantehene-- device or think will bring a lasting resolution of the impasse in Dagbon.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Ministry of Finance Consults Stakeholders On 2018 Budget and the Medium Term (2018-2021)

[Ghana Govt.] In line with the provisions of the Public Financial Management Act, 2016 (Act 921), the Ministry of Finance (MoF) held a consultative meeting to solicit inputs from relevant stakeholders into the 2018 budget and the medium term (2018-2021).

[Ghana Govt.] In line with the provisions of the Public Financial Management Act, 2016 (Act 921), the Ministry of Finance (MoF) held a consultative meeting to solicit inputs from relevant stakeholders into the 2018 budget and the medium term (2018-2021).

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Liberty Party ‘Violated’ Agreement

[NEWS] The Liberty Party of Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine has come under strong criticism for blocking the Tubman Boulevard route during its campaign launch on Saturday, September 9, 2017.

[NEWS] The Liberty Party of Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine has come under strong criticism for blocking the Tubman Boulevard route during its campaign launch on Saturday, September 9, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

IREDD Flags Biases in Electoral Process, Calls for Abolition of Legislative Support Projects

[Observer] IREDD executive director Harold M. Aidoo, Sr, along with IREDD project manager Mercy Sackey, speaks on electoral integrity and abuse of incumbency yesterday in Monrovia

[Observer] IREDD executive director Harold M. Aidoo, Sr, along with IREDD project manager Mercy Sackey, speaks on electoral integrity and abuse of incumbency yesterday in Monrovia

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senate On Call, Cancels Annual Break

[Observer] The Senate has been placed on call, after the cancellation of its annual break, an authoritative source has hinted this newspaper. The presidency, under the Executive Branch of government, and the House of Representatives are going for elect…

[Observer] The Senate has been placed on call, after the cancellation of its annual break, an authoritative source has hinted this newspaper. The presidency, under the Executive Branch of government, and the House of Representatives are going for elections on October 10, leaving the Senate and the Judiciary to continue to function as leaders of government. President Pro Tempore Armah Zolu Jallah, who confirmed the Senate's position last week, said the leadership of the Upper House will be around during and after the

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NDI Scrutinizes Electoral Process

[Observer] Wants NEC to make the final voters roll available by September 10 (last Sunday) to provide sufficient opportunity for voters to verify their status and check their details

[Observer] Wants NEC to make the final voters roll available by September 10 (last Sunday) to provide sufficient opportunity for voters to verify their status and check their details

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia