Small Arms Commission to Popularize Firearms Act

[Observer] The British Ambassador accredited to Liberia, H.E. David Belgrove, was recently a guest of the Liberia National Commission on Small Arms (LiNCSA). The Ambassador’s visit was in response to an invitation to witness the opening of a two-day tr…

[Observer] The British Ambassador accredited to Liberia, H.E. David Belgrove, was recently a guest of the Liberia National Commission on Small Arms (LiNCSA). The Ambassador's visit was in response to an invitation to witness the opening of a two-day training session (Nov 17-18, 2016) organized for selected interviewers of a planned public perception survey ahead of the popularization of the newly enacted Firearms and Ammunition Control Act across the country. The 'Firearms and Ammunition Control Act Popularization Pr

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Stop Double-Dealing With One-China Policy

[Observer] As indicated in the InProfile Daily Newspaper Vol. 9, No. 010, Thursday, November 24, 2016 edition, the Liberian Association of Chinese Trained Scholars (LACTS) takes serious exception to the communications written by former speaker George D…

[Observer] As indicated in the InProfile Daily Newspaper Vol. 9, No. 010, Thursday, November 24, 2016 edition, the Liberian Association of Chinese Trained Scholars (LACTS) takes serious exception to the communications written by former speaker George Dweh to the authorities of Taiwan requesting to establish official trade links with Liberia in total disregard of the One-China policy resolution signed into law by the National Transitional Legislative Assembly, which Mr. Dweh served as speaker.

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Afalit to Establish Micro-Finance Bank

[Observer] ALFALIT Liberia Inc. has made its presence felt in the country’s education sector over the past 10 years since it launched an adult literacy program that now benefits thousands of disadvantaged women and young girls, by teaching them how to …

[Observer] ALFALIT Liberia Inc. has made its presence felt in the country's education sector over the past 10 years since it launched an adult literacy program that now benefits thousands of disadvantaged women and young girls, by teaching them how to read and write. The milestone of a decade has got the organization looking forward, this time, to putting learned literacy into action - unmistakably so, in the field of microfinance.

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Investors Back Snapper Hill Clinic Plan to Serve 50k Patients Annually

[Observer] London -TLG Capital announced on Wednesday, November 30, that it has invested growth capital in Snapper Hill Clinic (SHC), through its Credit Opportunities Fund, backed by a guarantee from the Medical Credit Fund (MCF). SHC is the largest pr…

[Observer] London -TLG Capital announced on Wednesday, November 30, that it has invested growth capital in Snapper Hill Clinic (SHC), through its Credit Opportunities Fund, backed by a guarantee from the Medical Credit Fund (MCF). SHC is the largest private out-patient facility in Liberia's capital Monrovia, serving around 15,000 patients a year. While the dollar-amount of the investment remains undisclosed, TLG says it will enable SHC to deploy two 2 additional clinics and increase patient volumes to over 50,000 patients a

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Kids Educational Engagement Project Holds Fundrasing Dinner

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Kids’ Educational Engagement Project (KEEP) will be having its First Annual Charity Fundraising Dinner on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 7:00 at the Monrovia City Hall.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Kids' Educational Engagement Project (KEEP) will be having its First Annual Charity Fundraising Dinner on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 7:00 at the Monrovia City Hall.

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Cummings Laments Underdeveloped Southeastern Liberia

[FrontPageAfrica] Harper -Inadequate representation and lack of vision that attends to the plight of Liberians, especially those in the rural counties, is a major challenge Liberian politicians struggle to address year-in-year-out.

[FrontPageAfrica] Harper -Inadequate representation and lack of vision that attends to the plight of Liberians, especially those in the rural counties, is a major challenge Liberian politicians struggle to address year-in-year-out.

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EU, Executive Mansion Refute Amara Konneh Summon Report

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Both the European Union and the Executive Mansion have refuted media reports that President Ellen Johnson has summoned former Finance Minister Amara Konneh to come and defend a US$13 million that was contributed to the Liber…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Both the European Union and the Executive Mansion have refuted media reports that President Ellen Johnson has summoned former Finance Minister Amara Konneh to come and defend a US$13 million that was contributed to the Liberian government by the EU through its health fund.

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Corrupt Practices in Liberia Could Mar Community Forestry Benefits

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Reaching the remote Garwin chiefdom in central Liberia isn’t an easy feat. Only about an hour and a half of the journey takes place on a paved road.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Reaching the remote Garwin chiefdom in central Liberia isn't an easy feat. Only about an hour and a half of the journey takes place on a paved road.

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