MFA – How Football Can Foster Social Change

[Observer] Zeta Kromah is an 11-year-old girl from the Bye Pass Community in Monrovia, capital of Liberia. She dreams of becoming a professional football player while still focusing on her education, an opportunity only few children – particularly girl…

[Observer] Zeta Kromah is an 11-year-old girl from the Bye Pass Community in Monrovia, capital of Liberia. She dreams of becoming a professional football player while still focusing on her education, an opportunity only few children - particularly girls - can afford in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

We Did Not Pay for Chartered Flight to Cameroon, Says Pinnick

[Guardian] Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick, yesterday clarified that the federation did not pay for the chartered flight, which convened the Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, and the football body’s officials to Yaoundé for the final of the just concluded 10th African Women Nations Cup between the Super Falcons and Lionesses of Cameroon.

[Guardian] Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick, yesterday clarified that the federation did not pay for the chartered flight, which convened the Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, and the football body's officials to Yaoundé for the final of the just concluded 10th African Women Nations Cup between the Super Falcons and Lionesses of Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

CDC – ‘Bunch of Hustlers’

[New Republic] Sinoe County Senator, J. Milton Teahjay has branded Senator George Weah and the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC) as a bunch of hustlers in the country.

[New Republic] Sinoe County Senator, J. Milton Teahjay has branded Senator George Weah and the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC) as a bunch of hustlers in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Simeon Freeman Seeks Favor From Taylor’s Loyalists

[New Republic] The political leader of the opposition Movement for Progress Change (MPC), Simeon Freeman says he would lobby within the International Criminal Court (ICC) for the release of former President Charles G. Taylor when he is elected as presi…

[New Republic] The political leader of the opposition Movement for Progress Change (MPC), Simeon Freeman says he would lobby within the International Criminal Court (ICC) for the release of former President Charles G. Taylor when he is elected as president when Liberians go to the polls in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Textile Manufacturers Seek Revival of Commodity Boards

[Guardian] Despite various intervention programmes initiated by the Federal Government to revive the textile industry, operators in the sector have sought the revival of commodity boards to improve access to raw materials needed by textile manufacturers.

[Guardian] Despite various intervention programmes initiated by the Federal Government to revive the textile industry, operators in the sector have sought the revival of commodity boards to improve access to raw materials needed by textile manufacturers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria