Executive Mansion Reporters Want Finance Minister to – ‘Talk to the President for U.S.’

[Observer] As the term of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf elapses, the group of journalists covering the President, under the banner “Executive Mansion Press Team” on February 20, 2017 cried on the Minister of Finance Boima Kamara to talk on their beha…

[Observer] As the term of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf elapses, the group of journalists covering the President, under the banner "Executive Mansion Press Team" on February 20, 2017 cried on the Minister of Finance Boima Kamara to talk on their behalf to get some benefit from the president, before she leaves office.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Seeks Readmission to Inter-Parliamentary Union

[Observer] The head of the Legislature, Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay, has expressed interest in its re-admission into the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), after being out of the union for four years.

[Observer] The head of the Legislature, Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay, has expressed interest in its re-admission into the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), after being out of the union for four years.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Carter Center Deploys Pre-Election Assessment Team to Liberia

[Observer] Following an invitation from the National Elections Commission, The Carter Center will deploy a limited mission of international electoral experts to Liberia to assess the voter registration process and the pre-election environment in advanc…

[Observer] Following an invitation from the National Elections Commission, The Carter Center will deploy a limited mission of international electoral experts to Liberia to assess the voter registration process and the pre-election environment in advance of general elections anticipated in October.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

SOS Int’l Boss Seeks Renewed Partnership With Liberia

[Observer] A visiting delegation of the SOS Villages International yesterday paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Julia Duncan Cassell, aimed at discussing ways to address problems faced by the youth in Liberi…

[Observer] A visiting delegation of the SOS Villages International yesterday paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Julia Duncan Cassell, aimed at discussing ways to address problems faced by the youth in Liberia as well as pledging the organization's commitment to working with government to create more opportunities for Liberia's youth.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Sirleaf Consoles Russian President Vladimir Putin

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to Russian President Vladimir Putin, following the sudden demise of Ambassador Vitaly Churkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations.

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to Russian President Vladimir Putin, following the sudden demise of Ambassador Vitaly Churkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Court Dumps Sable Mining’s Appeal to Drop Charges

[Observer] Criminal Court ‘C’ Judge at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay, yesterday declined to accept the request of Sable Mining and its executive director Andrew Groves to drop the charges against the company.

[Observer] Criminal Court 'C' Judge at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay, yesterday declined to accept the request of Sable Mining and its executive director Andrew Groves to drop the charges against the company.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ganta Community Embarks On U.S.$250K Market Project

[Observer] Residents of Guinea Road Community under the banner “Concerned Movement for Development” have embarked on the construction of a modern market building to the tune of US$250,000.

[Observer] Residents of Guinea Road Community under the banner "Concerned Movement for Development" have embarked on the construction of a modern market building to the tune of US$250,000.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GVL’s Oil Palm Mill Is Good News, But Will the Company Keep Its Promise?

[Observer] Several years ago, when Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) and Sime Darby, Malaysian palm oil companies, entered Liberia, they pledged to introduce value-added products, such as cooking oil, Vaseline and other cosmetics products for export to wor…

[Observer] Several years ago, when Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) and Sime Darby, Malaysian palm oil companies, entered Liberia, they pledged to introduce value-added products, such as cooking oil, Vaseline and other cosmetics products for export to world markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia