Evans the Kidnapper and the Rest of Us

[Guardian] Recently, the media was awash with news of the arrest of a kingpin notorious for armed robbery and kidnapping, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, known as Evans. He was arrested in his palatial home at Magodo area of Lagos State. As usual, Nigerians c…

[Guardian] Recently, the media was awash with news of the arrest of a kingpin notorious for armed robbery and kidnapping, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, known as Evans. He was arrested in his palatial home at Magodo area of Lagos State. As usual, Nigerians celebrated his arrest. They always demonstrate outrage in unison against petty stealing and such other acts of desperation often caused by hunger and immediate need. It is worse usually against a felon who has inflicted pain and desolation on his fellow citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rush Hour!

[New Republic] The manner in which President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is conducting her activities at this point in time with less than six months to the extremity to her presidency is raising eyebrows in some quarters.

[New Republic] The manner in which President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is conducting her activities at this point in time with less than six months to the extremity to her presidency is raising eyebrows in some quarters.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen to Present Draft Act to Legislature for Repeal

[New Republic] The Minister of Information Cultural Affairs and Tourism has disclosed that President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will in two weeks present to the national legislature the draft Act that seeks to de-criminalize free speech offences.

[New Republic] The Minister of Information Cultural Affairs and Tourism has disclosed that President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will in two weeks present to the national legislature the draft Act that seeks to de-criminalize free speech offences.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cooper Makes Case for Young People, State of Liberia – ‘Neglected Generation’

[New Republic] Besides Providence, no one exactly knows who will win October’s elections in which dozens of highly venerated Liberians of different ages and persuasions have put themselves forward for the mantle of leadership. Among them is MacDella Co…

[New Republic] Besides Providence, no one exactly knows who will win October's elections in which dozens of highly venerated Liberians of different ages and persuasions have put themselves forward for the mantle of leadership. Among them is MacDella Cooper, an endowed young Liberian, whose vision is a Liberia loosed from the manacles of setbacks said to be caused by mere selfishness and self-elevation by past and present leaders only interested in building bridges for themselves and cronies. As The New Republic, the pres

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Want a Comfy Ride to Seychelles? Qatar Airways Named Best Airline

[Seychelles News Agency] An airline that makes regular flights to Seychelles – Qatar Airways – has been awarded the ranking of top airline in the world for 2017, while Seychelles’ national carrier, Air Seychelles, dropped 13 places.

[Seychelles News Agency] An airline that makes regular flights to Seychelles - Qatar Airways - has been awarded the ranking of top airline in the world for 2017, while Seychelles' national carrier, Air Seychelles, dropped 13 places.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

MOH Begins Vaccine

[NEWS] The Ministry of Health & Social Welfare through its Expanded Program on Immunization has begun the Injectable Polio Vaccine to improve the protection of children against Polio.

[NEWS] The Ministry of Health & Social Welfare through its Expanded Program on Immunization has begun the Injectable Polio Vaccine to improve the protection of children against Polio.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ex-LRA Workers Guilty

[NEWS] Jurors of Criminal Court ‘C’ at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia have handed down a guilty verdict against two former employees of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA). The ex-employees are Joseph Weeks and Linda Sumowood.

[NEWS] Jurors of Criminal Court 'C' at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia have handed down a guilty verdict against two former employees of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA). The ex-employees are Joseph Weeks and Linda Sumowood.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Crucifixion of Liberianization – Why Give a Whopping 30-Year Tax Break to a Lebanese-Owned Hotel?

[NEWS] In a bid to be re-elected in 2011, Africa’s first female President signed an official contract with all Liberians through a solemn pledge consisting of twenty promises. As part of those 20 promises, these were Madam Sirleaf’s words to all Liberi…

[NEWS] In a bid to be re-elected in 2011, Africa's first female President signed an official contract with all Liberians through a solemn pledge consisting of twenty promises. As part of those 20 promises, these were Madam Sirleaf's words to all Liberian voters during the campaign period in 2011:

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Smuggled’ Vehicles Seized

[NEWS] The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), through its Anti-Smuggling and Intelligence Unit (ASIU) has seized two vehicles that were smuggled into the country through the Free Port of Monrovia.

[NEWS] The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), through its Anti-Smuggling and Intelligence Unit (ASIU) has seized two vehicles that were smuggled into the country through the Free Port of Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia