ALP Writes Inter Religious Council

[New Dawn] The All Liberian Party (ALP) of Liberian businessman Benoni Urey has written the Inter Religious Council here,providing reasons why it did not participate in the 24 May Inter-Party Inaugural meeting organized by the religious council.

[New Dawn] The All Liberian Party (ALP) of Liberian businessman Benoni Urey has written the Inter Religious Council here,providing reasons why it did not participate in the 24 May Inter-Party Inaugural meeting organized by the religious council.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

All Candidates Will Run

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf says all “political candidates” will participate in the October 2017 presidential and legislative elections, adding that the process will be successfully [conducted], though she did not make any further clar…

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf says all "political candidates" will participate in the October 2017 presidential and legislative elections, adding that the process will be successfully [conducted], though she did not make any further clarity whether or not those battling against a Code of Conduct here are inclusive.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf Identifies With Muslims

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has identified with the Islamic Community in Liberia as Liberian Muslims begin Holy month of fast and prayer. An Executive Mansion release says, President Sirleaf called on all those of the Islamic faith to pr…

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has identified with the Islamic Community in Liberia as Liberian Muslims begin Holy month of fast and prayer. An Executive Mansion release says, President Sirleaf called on all those of the Islamic faith to pray for the nation as they go through their long month of fast and prayer.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lawmakers Afraid of Me

[New Dawn] Liberty Party Standard Bearer, Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine says lawmakers endorsing the candidacy of Vice President Joseph Boakai are afraid of him.”They are afraid of me because I have promised to cut their salaries, benefits and special…

[New Dawn] Liberty Party Standard Bearer, Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine says lawmakers endorsing the candidacy of Vice President Joseph Boakai are afraid of him."They are afraid of me because I have promised to cut their salaries, benefits and special allowances. This is something I will do if given the presidency come this October's election. The lives of our people should be improved during our administration and one way to change things for the better is huge salaries cut,"Brumskine emphasized during a visit to s

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GC Releases Finalized Report On Elections

[New Dawn] The Governance Commission has released the finalized copy of its Annual Governance Report or AGR on elections, urging political parties, candidates and stakeholders to strengthen commitment to peaceful, violence-free elections through solemn…

[New Dawn] The Governance Commission has released the finalized copy of its Annual Governance Report or AGR on elections, urging political parties, candidates and stakeholders to strengthen commitment to peaceful, violence-free elections through solemn declaration and commitment to an ethical code of conduct.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Linu Pulls Out of Coalition Talks

[New Dawn] An opposition party here, the Liberia National Union or LINU has with immediate effect pulled out of coalition talks with the All Liberian Party of businessman Benoni Urey and the Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction or MDR of Nimba Cou…

[New Dawn] An opposition party here, the Liberia National Union or LINU has with immediate effect pulled out of coalition talks with the All Liberian Party of businessman Benoni Urey and the Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction or MDR of Nimba County Senator Prince Yormie Johnson.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Dr. Sawyer Cautions Liberians

[New Dawn] Governance Commission Chair Dr. Amos Sawyer has cautioned Liberians about their responsibility to ensure that the October 10 elections are peaceful, violence- free and ensure peaceful transitions as part of governance culture.

[New Dawn] Governance Commission Chair Dr. Amos Sawyer has cautioned Liberians about their responsibility to ensure that the October 10 elections are peaceful, violence- free and ensure peaceful transitions as part of governance culture.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia/Ghana Strengthen Ties

[New Dawn] Ghanaian President Nana AddoDankwaAkufo-Addo says his visit to Liberia is meant to reaffirm his country’s solidarity and commitment to the Government and people of Liberia. The Ghanaian leader arrived in Liberia on Friday, May 27, 2017 for a…

[New Dawn] Ghanaian President Nana AddoDankwaAkufo-Addo says his visit to Liberia is meant to reaffirm his country's solidarity and commitment to the Government and people of Liberia. The Ghanaian leader arrived in Liberia on Friday, May 27, 2017 for a two-day official visit.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Agricultural Cooperatives Should Be Revived – Agriculture Minister

[The Point] The Minister of Agriculture has said that the agricultural sector needs to be reformed to bring back the cooperative societies which had helped the tremendous development of the sector in the 1960’s.

[The Point] The Minister of Agriculture has said that the agricultural sector needs to be reformed to bring back the cooperative societies which had helped the tremendous development of the sector in the 1960's.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Steve Too Good for China

[The Point] Yanbian Fude’s impressive winger Babucarr Trawally has delivered yet another man of the match performance in his side’s 1-1 draw in the Chinese Super league over the weekend.

[The Point] Yanbian Fude's impressive winger Babucarr Trawally has delivered yet another man of the match performance in his side's 1-1 draw in the Chinese Super league over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia