UPP Brands Lawmakers ‘National Liabilities’

[New Republic] The chair of national youth league of the opposition United People Party (UPP) has branded some members of the legislature as ‘national liabilities’ to the country. Michael Tipayson told a news conference at the weekend that the National…

[New Republic] The chair of national youth league of the opposition United People Party (UPP) has branded some members of the legislature as 'national liabilities' to the country. Michael Tipayson told a news conference at the weekend that the National legislature was comprised of lawmakers whom he said have deliberately refused to transform, set good legacy and lift their people out of poverty.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Urey Left in the Cold?

[New Republic] The All Liberian Party (ALP) is somehow looking like a ‘body without shoulders’ as its much-heralded three-party Coalition with the Liberia National Union (LINU) and Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR) is falling apart in thi…

[New Republic] The All Liberian Party (ALP) is somehow looking like a 'body without shoulders' as its much-heralded three-party Coalition with the Liberia National Union (LINU) and Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR) is falling apart in thin air.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ANCYL Facing Contempt of Court Charge Over Kathrada Memorial Disruption

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal African National Congress Youth League leader Thanduxolo Sabelo and the organisation are formally facing a contempt of court charge, relating to disruptions at an April memorial service for ANC stalwart Ahmed Kathrada in Durban.

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal African National Congress Youth League leader Thanduxolo Sabelo and the organisation are formally facing a contempt of court charge, relating to disruptions at an April memorial service for ANC stalwart Ahmed Kathrada in Durban.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy Minister Speaks On Decentralization

[NEWS] Deputy Internal Affairs Minister Varney Sirleaf has described the decentralization program as one of the biggest legacies of the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf-led government.

[NEWS] Deputy Internal Affairs Minister Varney Sirleaf has described the decentralization program as one of the biggest legacies of the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf-led government.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

EJS On Africa’s Rejection

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has described Africa Day an explicit affirmation of Africa’s rejection of colonial and imperialistic domination of the Continent.

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has described Africa Day an explicit affirmation of Africa's rejection of colonial and imperialistic domination of the Continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LWSC Boss Hails AfDB

[NEWS] The Managing Director of the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC), N. Hun-Bu Tulay, has hailed the African Development Bank (AfDB) for making available US$8.3 million to rehabilitate the White Plains Water Treatment Plant.

[NEWS] The Managing Director of the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC), N. Hun-Bu Tulay, has hailed the African Development Bank (AfDB) for making available US$8.3 million to rehabilitate the White Plains Water Treatment Plant.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Obasanjo, Tambuwal, Others Lament Youth Frustration, Anger, Unemployment

[Guardian] Abeokuta -Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has stated that his greatest fear for Nigeria and the African continent was “youth explosion as result of anger, frustration, unemployment and lack of opportunities.”

[Guardian] Abeokuta -Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has stated that his greatest fear for Nigeria and the African continent was "youth explosion as result of anger, frustration, unemployment and lack of opportunities."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Outcry Over Shortage of Malaria Testing Kits in Hard-Hit Mpumalanga

[News24Wire] Delays in delivery of malaria testing kits, and staff shortages in Mpumalanga, have sparked a widespread outcry from the communities where the disease is rapidly spreading.

[News24Wire] Delays in delivery of malaria testing kits, and staff shortages in Mpumalanga, have sparked a widespread outcry from the communities where the disease is rapidly spreading.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Firearms, Explosives Targeted in Cape Nightclub Underworld Clampdown

[News24Wire] Police were authorised to search any person and any premises for firearms and explosives, without search warrants, as part of a major underworld crackdown carried out in the Cape Town city centre late on Friday night.

[News24Wire] Police were authorised to search any person and any premises for firearms and explosives, without search warrants, as part of a major underworld crackdown carried out in the Cape Town city centre late on Friday night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Carter Center Congratulates Liberians On Passage of Landmark Mental Health Act

[FrontPageAfrica] Atlanta -The Carter Center congratulates Liberia on the passage of its first law to improve health care for people with mental illnesses and prevent discrimination against them.

[FrontPageAfrica] Atlanta -The Carter Center congratulates Liberia on the passage of its first law to improve health care for people with mental illnesses and prevent discrimination against them.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia