Central Bank of Liberia Issues New Regulation On Money Transfers

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has issued a new regulation governing inward personal remittances received via money transfer institutions from abroad.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has issued a new regulation governing inward personal remittances received via money transfer institutions from abroad.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane Concludes Successful Visit to Azerbaijan

[SA Govt] South Africa and Azerbaijan have agreed to establish a Joint Commission for Cooperation (JCC) in a bid to elevate relations and facilitate greater volumes of trade. The agreement was announced by Minister Nkoana-Mashabane and her Azerbaijan c…

[SA Govt] South Africa and Azerbaijan have agreed to establish a Joint Commission for Cooperation (JCC) in a bid to elevate relations and facilitate greater volumes of trade. The agreement was announced by Minister Nkoana-Mashabane and her Azerbaijan counterpart, Mr Elmar Mmamadyarov, at the conclusion of their bilateral talks in Baku, the capital city of Azerbaijan.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

FIFA Asks for Transparency in Elite Football

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Monday has asked for transparency in football deals by involving all relevant stakeholders in all the processes.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Monday has asked for transparency in football deals by involving all relevant stakeholders in all the processes.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Montjane Ends Season On a Double High

[Sascoc] South African leading women’s wheelchair tennis ace Kgothatso Montjane put the finishing touch to a magnificent season by edging out her doubles partner Charlotte Famin from France 7-5 6-3 and winning her first Prague Cup singles title, an Int…

[Sascoc] South African leading women's wheelchair tennis ace Kgothatso Montjane put the finishing touch to a magnificent season by edging out her doubles partner Charlotte Famin from France 7-5 6-3 and winning her first Prague Cup singles title, an International Tennis Federation (ITF) level 2 event which ended in Czech Republic on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mary Brownell Named Humanitarian of the Year

[Observer] A non-profit organization, Civil Society Network of Liberia (CSNL), has named Madam Mary Brownell as its ‘Humanitarian of the Year’ for her outstanding public service record in Liberia.

[Observer] A non-profit organization, Civil Society Network of Liberia (CSNL), has named Madam Mary Brownell as its 'Humanitarian of the Year' for her outstanding public service record in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Govt Responsible for Violence Against Concessionaires’

[Observer] Reflecting on violent protests that have led to millions of United States dollars’ worth of property damage against international companies operating in Liberia, as was in the case of oil palm producer Golden Veroleum (GVL) and iron ore gian…

[Observer] Reflecting on violent protests that have led to millions of United States dollars' worth of property damage against international companies operating in Liberia, as was in the case of oil palm producer Golden Veroleum (GVL) and iron ore giant ArcelorMittal, an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court has shifted the blame on the government's failure to get the Liberian National Bar Association (LNBA) involved into the ratification of concession agreements signed with those companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

How Will World Bank’s U.S.$40 Million Grant Address Limp Progress On Governance Reform?

[Observer] World Bank Country Director Larisa Leshchenko spoke in generalities on Tuesday, November 22 when she addressed the media on the Bank’s US$40 million grant for governance reform in Liberia.

[Observer] World Bank Country Director Larisa Leshchenko spoke in generalities on Tuesday, November 22 when she addressed the media on the Bank's US$40 million grant for governance reform in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lofa Celebrates Boakai’s 72nd Birthday Today

[Observer] Over 20,000 Liberians under the banners of “Lofa Citizens for 2017” and “Friends of Ambassador Joseph N. Boakai”, are expected to gather today at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium on the UN Drive to “affirm and reaffirm” their support for the Pr…

[Observer] Over 20,000 Liberians under the banners of "Lofa Citizens for 2017" and "Friends of Ambassador Joseph N. Boakai", are expected to gather today at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium on the UN Drive to "affirm and reaffirm" their support for the Presidential bid of their kinsman, Vice President Joseph N. Boakai, for the ensuing 2017 Elections. He is 72 years old today.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Homosexuality Is Not a Crime – Let He Who Is Without Sin Cast the First Stone

[Observer] During the recent visit of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to Liberia, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf responded to a question posed by a Canadian journalist about what her government was doing to protect members of the gay, lesbian, …

[Observer] During the recent visit of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to Liberia, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf responded to a question posed by a Canadian journalist about what her government was doing to protect members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community (LGBT). She rightly responded and I couldn't agree with her more 'that it was not illegal to be a homosexual in Liberia. She went on to say that "Liberia has no law that restricts the rights of individuals to their own choices. Only wh

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia