Cummings to Pump U.S.$60K

[New Republic] The political leader of the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) and chief executive officer of the Cummings Foundation Africa, Alexander Cummings has announced the availability of US$60,000 as microfinance initiative for marke…

[New Republic] The political leader of the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) and chief executive officer of the Cummings Foundation Africa, Alexander Cummings has announced the availability of US$60,000 as microfinance initiative for market women in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GAC Receives Int’l Award

[NEWS] The Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions of English-Speaking Africa-AFROSAI-E has awarded the General Auditing Commission, Liberia’s Supreme Audit Institution for being the first in the region to conduct the IT Audit Self-Assessment. AFROS…

[NEWS] The Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions of English-Speaking Africa-AFROSAI-E has awarded the General Auditing Commission, Liberia's Supreme Audit Institution for being the first in the region to conduct the IT Audit Self-Assessment. AFROSAI-E also awarded the GAC for consistently prioritizing IT Audit development, A GAC release has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sawyer Leads Ecowas’ Observers to Ghana

[NEWS] The Economic Community of West Africa (ECOWAS) has deployed a team of observers led by the former interim president of Liberia’s Government of National Unity, Professor Amos Sawyer to monitor Ghana’s presidential and parliamentary elections on W…

[NEWS] The Economic Community of West Africa (ECOWAS) has deployed a team of observers led by the former interim president of Liberia's Government of National Unity, Professor Amos Sawyer to monitor Ghana's presidential and parliamentary elections on Wednesday, December 7, 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Carter Center, EU Launch FOI Certificate Program

[NEWS] The Carter Center, with financial support from the European Union and other donors, has launched a certificate program to build the capacity of 90 government officials to implement the 2010 Freedom of Information Act.

[NEWS] The Carter Center, with financial support from the European Union and other donors, has launched a certificate program to build the capacity of 90 government officials to implement the 2010 Freedom of Information Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Strategize Against Elections Violence

[NEWS] It seems that the Liberia National Police is taking nothing lightly to ensure a violence-free electoral process in 2017 as it strategizes with other African countries to avoid election troubles in Liberia.

[NEWS] It seems that the Liberia National Police is taking nothing lightly to ensure a violence-free electoral process in 2017 as it strategizes with other African countries to avoid election troubles in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Toke, Tiwa and Nigeria’s Shaming Culture

[Guardian] Unless you’ve been living under a rock or impressively stealth at avoiding all types of social media this lately, you’ll know that Toke Makinwa released her memoir “On Becoming.”

[Guardian] Unless you've been living under a rock or impressively stealth at avoiding all types of social media this lately, you'll know that Toke Makinwa released her memoir "On Becoming."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ambassador Brown Proposes Unmil’s Extension

[NEWS] As UN Security Council discusses a Special Report on Liberia, Liberia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Lewis Brown is proposing one year for the extension of the United Nation’s Mission in Liberia (UNMIL).

[NEWS] As UN Security Council discusses a Special Report on Liberia, Liberia's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Lewis Brown is proposing one year for the extension of the United Nation's Mission in Liberia (UNMIL).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Sympathizes With Families

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has sympathized with families of two children accidentally killed by the police escort vehicle in the Presidential convoy.

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has sympathized with families of two children accidentally killed by the police escort vehicle in the Presidential convoy.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Tension Mounts Over Rivers Rerun Elections

[Guardian] Disturbed by the mounting tension ahead of Saturday’s rerun election in Rivers State, the Federal Government has warned against the killing of innocent citizens, especially members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).

[Guardian] Disturbed by the mounting tension ahead of Saturday's rerun election in Rivers State, the Federal Government has warned against the killing of innocent citizens, especially members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria