FAO, MOA Undertake U.S.$458K Statistics Project

[Observer] The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Ministry of Agriculture and its partners will tomorrow open a US$458,000 Statistics Project at the Ministry of Agriculture sub office in Fendell, outside Monrovia.

[Observer] The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Ministry of Agriculture and its partners will tomorrow open a US$458,000 Statistics Project at the Ministry of Agriculture sub office in Fendell, outside Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Red Eyez CEO and Rawlo Squash Beef

[Observer] A couple of years ago, not long after the Ebola outbreak, Yusuf, aka Red Eyez, and Rawlo cut ties. Rawlo was then the producer and engineer who was creating these merciless instrumentals and beats and had created a different kind of sound of…

[Observer] A couple of years ago, not long after the Ebola outbreak, Yusuf, aka Red Eyez, and Rawlo cut ties. Rawlo was then the producer and engineer who was creating these merciless instrumentals and beats and had created a different kind of sound of instrumental mixing into the market, where it remains today. Rawlo is a great asset in the Liberian industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberian Journalists’ Self-Regulatory Document – the UN-Addressed Stickiest Issue, the ‘Women’ Omission

[Observer] The highest salary owners of private media institutions in Liberia are giving their reporters is US$200. This amount covers transportation–to scavenge out ‘news story’ from around town–lunch (or brunch if you didn’t take breakfast because …

[Observer] The highest salary owners of private media institutions in Liberia are giving their reporters is US$200. This amount covers transportation--to scavenge out 'news story' from around town--lunch (or brunch if you didn't take breakfast because you had to leave home early to get breaking news), and recharge cards to call a newsmaker to balance the story.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

AIIC to Begin Mechanized Farming Support Project

[Observer] The Agriculture Infrastructures Investment Corporation (AIIC), based in Quaduboni district, Lofa County will tomorrow begin a project in Monrovia that aims to raise funds to enhance mechanized agriculture in Lofa County.

[Observer] The Agriculture Infrastructures Investment Corporation (AIIC), based in Quaduboni district, Lofa County will tomorrow begin a project in Monrovia that aims to raise funds to enhance mechanized agriculture in Lofa County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Dutch Man Convicted for War Crimes in Liberia – Where Do Liberians Stand With Justice?

[Observer] On Friday, April 21, the world witnessed a historical event in The Hague where a Dutch businessman, Gus Kouwenhoven, was convicted by the Dutch Appeal Court and subsequently sentenced to 19 years for smuggling arms to fuel the Liberian war. …

[Observer] On Friday, April 21, the world witnessed a historical event in The Hague where a Dutch businessman, Gus Kouwenhoven, was convicted by the Dutch Appeal Court and subsequently sentenced to 19 years for smuggling arms to fuel the Liberian war. According to the verdict, Kouwenhoven, who during the regime of former President Charles Taylor, operated the Oriental Timber Company (OTC), was convicted as "an accessory to war crimes" for selling weapons to Mr. Taylor between 2000 and 2003 in defiance of United Natio

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Uniform’s CEO Talks About His Company, Recent Business Venture and His Aspiration

[Observer] UNIFORM’s CEO, Chid Liberty and his beautiful girlfriend, supermodel Georgie Badiel, were in Liberia a couple of weeks ago. Topping this was news that they brought along, and again invited, A$AP Ferg, one of America’s leading performing rap …

[Observer] UNIFORM's CEO, Chid Liberty and his beautiful girlfriend, supermodel Georgie Badiel, were in Liberia a couple of weeks ago. Topping this was news that they brought along, and again invited, A$AP Ferg, one of America's leading performing rap artists and designers with a keen interest in Africa and UNIFORM, to Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ESLRF Lauded for Progress With Farmers

[Observer] During his recent visit to Liberia, the Regional Director for West and Central Africa of the World Food Program (WFP), Abdou Dieng, praised the Emma Smith Life Recovery Foundation for its enormous work with farmers in the country, specifical…

[Observer] During his recent visit to Liberia, the Regional Director for West and Central Africa of the World Food Program (WFP), Abdou Dieng, praised the Emma Smith Life Recovery Foundation for its enormous work with farmers in the country, specifically Montserrado County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Jubilee Thrash Nimba Kwadoe

[Observer] The Church Boys of Jubilee yesterday put up one of their best performances so far in the league to thrash Nimba Kwadoe 4-0 to advance to the next round of the knockout competition.

[Observer] The Church Boys of Jubilee yesterday put up one of their best performances so far in the league to thrash Nimba Kwadoe 4-0 to advance to the next round of the knockout competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia