Idi Amin Loses MP Seat

[Monitor] Kibanda North Member of Parliament Taban Idi Amin Tampo has lost his seat after the Court of Appeal ruled in favor of his opponent.

[Monitor] Kibanda North Member of Parliament Taban Idi Amin Tampo has lost his seat after the Court of Appeal ruled in favor of his opponent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kofi Annan Peacekeeping Center Trains 133 Liberian Police Officers

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -One hundred and thirty three Police officers, ranging from Superintendents of Police to Deputy Commissioners of Police have completed a Senior Level Management Training Course offered by the Kofi Annan International Peacekee…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -One hundred and thirty three Police officers, ranging from Superintendents of Police to Deputy Commissioners of Police have completed a Senior Level Management Training Course offered by the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre based in Ghana, as a part of a capacity building program initiated by the leadership of the Liberia National Police in the wake of the drawdown of the United Nation Mission here in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

CDC Representative Aspirant Facing Double Criminal Lawsuits

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -General and presidential elections are about five months away and the number of individuals aspiring for elective positions have increased to the extent that some electoral districts have up to 20 aspirants all vying for a s…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -General and presidential elections are about five months away and the number of individuals aspiring for elective positions have increased to the extent that some electoral districts have up to 20 aspirants all vying for a single seat.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Maritime Authority Accused of Instigating Executive Order 84

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Mr. Glassco Togba, Director of Marine Fishery, Liberian Fishery Resources has accused the Liberia Maritime Authority of undermining the reduction of its Inshore Exclusion Zone (IEZ), currently reserved for artisanal fisherme…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Mr. Glassco Togba, Director of Marine Fishery, Liberian Fishery Resources has accused the Liberia Maritime Authority of undermining the reduction of its Inshore Exclusion Zone (IEZ), currently reserved for artisanal fishermen, reducing it from six nautical miles to just three and removing the bureau from Agriculture to Maritime.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Disbanded Afl Soldiers Dismayed Over Ellen Failure to Reconcile Old and New Afl

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Frequent demands are being made for the government to settle severance and other benefits of deactivated soldiers of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL).

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Frequent demands are being made for the government to settle severance and other benefits of deactivated soldiers of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Bong County Lawmakers Fight Over Television Station

[FrontPageAfrica] Gbarnga -The provision of a US$68,000 television station for Radio Gbarnga may not be commissioned this month, after Representative George Mulbah (National Patriotic Party District 3) reportedly told the head of LACE not to present th…

[FrontPageAfrica] Gbarnga -The provision of a US$68,000 television station for Radio Gbarnga may not be commissioned this month, after Representative George Mulbah (National Patriotic Party District 3) reportedly told the head of LACE not to present the station to Senator Jewel Howard-Taylor.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Angie Brooks Launches Talking Bus Project to Shape Campaign Messages

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In Liberia politicking’s is usually centered on personal attacks. Breaking from the past, the Angie Brooks International Centre has launched the Talking Bus Project which intends is to shift the election campaign focus to is…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In Liberia politicking's is usually centered on personal attacks. Breaking from the past, the Angie Brooks International Centre has launched the Talking Bus Project which intends is to shift the election campaign focus to issue base rather than personality driven politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Gender Minister Wants Women Take Leadership Role in Health Management

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia’s Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Julia Duncan Cassell says the untapped potential of women in health has undermined the contribution they could make to effective leadership for health systems str…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia's Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Julia Duncan Cassell says the untapped potential of women in health has undermined the contribution they could make to effective leadership for health systems strengthening globally.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Child Rights Advocate Appears in Court for Contempt

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Child rights advocate Abraham Keita Monday appeared before the Monrovia City Court to answer to charges of contempt after he failed to appear before the court to honor a citation served him last week.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Child rights advocate Abraham Keita Monday appeared before the Monrovia City Court to answer to charges of contempt after he failed to appear before the court to honor a citation served him last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia