Gender Minster Ordered Arrested

[Observer] Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister, Julia Duncan Cassell, has been ordered arrested by the Commercial Court for her continued, deliberate refusal to settle a judgment debt against her and the ministry in the amount of US$93,805….

[Observer] Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister, Julia Duncan Cassell, has been ordered arrested by the Commercial Court for her continued, deliberate refusal to settle a judgment debt against her and the ministry in the amount of US$93,805.72 .

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

U.S.$600K Missing At LFA

[Observer] Musa Bility calls for full scale investigation, says “unknown documents were presented to FIFA by unknown persons… which the LFA is not aware off.”

[Observer] Musa Bility calls for full scale investigation, says "unknown documents were presented to FIFA by unknown persons... which the LFA is not aware off."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Looking Back – the Year 2017 in Review

[Observer] The National Elections Commission’s (NEC) pronouncement declaring George Weah as winner of the 2017 presidential elections, stands out as perhaps the single most momentous political event of the year 2017.

[Observer] The National Elections Commission's (NEC) pronouncement declaring George Weah as winner of the 2017 presidential elections, stands out as perhaps the single most momentous political event of the year 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah – ‘We Will Not Fail You’

[Observer] President-elect George Manneh Weah has assured Liberians that the days to worry whether the country will move forward or not are over, noting that he and his team will work in unity to fulfill the promises they made to the nation.

[Observer] President-elect George Manneh Weah has assured Liberians that the days to worry whether the country will move forward or not are over, noting that he and his team will work in unity to fulfill the promises they made to the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

European Union Happy With Successful Elections

[Observer] The European Union (EU) has described as “professional” the level of maturity Liberians exhibited during the conduct of the 2017 presidential and legislative elections as well as the December 26 runoff.

[Observer] The European Union (EU) has described as "professional" the level of maturity Liberians exhibited during the conduct of the 2017 presidential and legislative elections as well as the December 26 runoff.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Youth Entrepreneurship Development, Agriculture, Tourism and Entertainment – the Case of Liberia (1)

[Observer] According to Goivana E. Rayes, development is a social condition within a nation, in which the authentic needs of its population are satisfied by the rational and sustainable use of natural resources and systems. Liberia is naturally endowed…

[Observer] According to Goivana E. Rayes, development is a social condition within a nation, in which the authentic needs of its population are satisfied by the rational and sustainable use of natural resources and systems. Liberia is naturally endowed with beautiful beaches, rainforest, iron ore, timber, diamond, gold, rubber, etc. It is the oldest republic on the continent of Africa, 170 years old. The population is very youthful, 65% is below 35.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Patel Leadership Crisis Deepens

[Observer] Business on Water Street, Monrovia during the first day of the latest PATEL strike action in 2017. Many businesses seemed closed, but owners still showed up for work and kept a narrow door open, “just in case…” (Photo: E. Dennis)

[Observer] Business on Water Street, Monrovia during the first day of the latest PATEL strike action in 2017. Many businesses seemed closed, but owners still showed up for work and kept a narrow door open, "just in case..." (Photo: E. Dennis)

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Plan to Release Political Party Members ‘Good Gesture’ Towards Plurality – Oppositions

[Ethiopian Herald] Opposition political parties praised government’s decision to drop charges against some political party members and other individuals who had been sentenced to imprisonment due to their criminal acts and those whose case is still und…

[Ethiopian Herald] Opposition political parties praised government’s decision to drop charges against some political party members and other individuals who had been sentenced to imprisonment due to their criminal acts and those whose case is still under court procedures, describing the move as a good gesture towards widening political landscape and promoting plurality.

Egypt Detains Female Singer for Video Inciting Debauchery

[VOA] Egyptian prosecutors have ordered the detention of a little-known female singer over a racy video posted online, the second female singer to face legal action within a month.

[VOA] Egyptian prosecutors have ordered the detention of a little-known female singer over a racy video posted online, the second female singer to face legal action within a month.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Ethnicity, Religious Crisis May Destabilise Nigeria, Clerics Warn

[Vanguard] Prominent religious leaders in Ekiti State, have expressed worry over the way ethnicity and religion are being used to set Nigerians against themselves, warning that the country may end up being destabilized.

[Vanguard] Prominent religious leaders in Ekiti State, have expressed worry over the way ethnicity and religion are being used to set Nigerians against themselves, warning that the country may end up being destabilized.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria