Cummings Africa Foundation Trade Fair Lives Up to Expectation

[Observer] Yes indeed, the Cummings Africa Foundation’s (CAF) innovation and entrepreneurship fair came at a time when local arts and crafts entrepreneurs were finding it difficult to generate much needed revenue after the US Embassy cancelled its annu…

[Observer] Yes indeed, the Cummings Africa Foundation's (CAF) innovation and entrepreneurship fair came at a time when local arts and crafts entrepreneurs were finding it difficult to generate much needed revenue after the US Embassy cancelled its annual (December) fair.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Your Creation Is Your Asset

[Observer] The Liberian art scene has expended greatly in the last few years – from more exhibitions to Liberian artists gaining international recognition and prominence for their work.

[Observer] The Liberian art scene has expended greatly in the last few years - from more exhibitions to Liberian artists gaining international recognition and prominence for their work.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Bridge Partnerships Assures Liberia of Improved Learning Outcomes

[Observer] Established in five countries with over 100,000 students, Bridge International Academies (BIA) says it gives quality education to the families that need it most because they can’t afford it.

[Observer] Established in five countries with over 100,000 students, Bridge International Academies (BIA) says it gives quality education to the families that need it most because they can't afford it.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Total-Liberia Commissions Modern Refueller At Spriggs Payne Airport

[Observer] TOTAL Liberia yesterday achieved a milestone in the aviation sector in Liberia when it inaugurated a new modern refueller at the nation’s second major airport, the James Spriggs Payne Airfield, in Monrovia. The new facility is a 1, Om3 refue…

[Observer] TOTAL Liberia yesterday achieved a milestone in the aviation sector in Liberia when it inaugurated a new modern refueller at the nation's second major airport, the James Spriggs Payne Airfield, in Monrovia. The new facility is a 1, Om3 refueller.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Aunty Miatta Performs At Fundraising Dinner

[Observer] The Monrovia City Hall came alive on Saturday evening, December 3, 2016, when the popular Liberian diva Miatta Fahnbulleh, affectionately known as Aunty Miatta, stepped out to entertain a large crowd of distinguished invited guests who had g…

[Observer] The Monrovia City Hall came alive on Saturday evening, December 3, 2016, when the popular Liberian diva Miatta Fahnbulleh, affectionately known as Aunty Miatta, stepped out to entertain a large crowd of distinguished invited guests who had gathered there to grace the first annual fundraising dinner presented by Ms. Brenda Brewer Moore, founder and executive director of the organization known as Kids Educational Engagement Project (KEEP). KEEP is a non-profit enterprise established by Brenda Moore in 2014 a

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Dr. Slawon Threatens Legal Action Against ‘Illegal’ Tertiary Institutions

[Observer] Dr. Michael P. Slawon, Director General for the National Commission on Higher Education (NCHE), has described as criminal and unacceptable the operations of the International Miracle Institute, a Nigerian-owned tertiary institution of learni…

[Observer] Dr. Michael P. Slawon, Director General for the National Commission on Higher Education (NCHE), has described as criminal and unacceptable the operations of the International Miracle Institute, a Nigerian-owned tertiary institution of learning that is currently offering Bachelor and Doctorate degrees to Liberian students.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Friday Is ‘Int’l Anti-Corruption Day’ to Be Celebrated in Gbarnga

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Friday, December 9, 2016 as “International Anti-Corruption Day” to be observed throughout the country as a working holiday.

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Friday, December 9, 2016 as "International Anti-Corruption Day" to be observed throughout the country as a working holiday.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Despite Bad Road Condition – Logatuo Port ‘Back to Pre-Ebola Times’

[Observer] Despite the bad road condition facing the rural parts of Nimba, one of Liberia’s land ports, the Loguatuo Rural Port of entry is said to be gaining its pre-Ebola traffic, in terms of the movement of goods and services.

[Observer] Despite the bad road condition facing the rural parts of Nimba, one of Liberia's land ports, the Loguatuo Rural Port of entry is said to be gaining its pre-Ebola traffic, in terms of the movement of goods and services.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

USAID/Liberia Mission Director Commissions Biomass Energy Plant

[Observer] The United States Government has turned over the completed and operational Kwendin Biomass Energy Plant to the people of Kwendin in Nimba County, a press release has said. The project, according to the release, was funded by the United State…

[Observer] The United States Government has turned over the completed and operational Kwendin Biomass Energy Plant to the people of Kwendin in Nimba County, a press release has said. The project, according to the release, was funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) using locally available biomass.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Can Liberia’s Media Help Curtail Language Extinction?

[Observer] Few years from now, Liberia will witness a decline in linguistic diversity for the first-time in history; and yet, most people seem not to care about this growing problem. And worst of all, some are even happy about it.

[Observer] Few years from now, Liberia will witness a decline in linguistic diversity for the first-time in history; and yet, most people seem not to care about this growing problem. And worst of all, some are even happy about it.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia