Liberian Lawmakers Want U.S.$2.2 Billion Loan for Road Construction

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -With less than a year remaining for President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to leave power after two terms, some lawmakers are considering a decision to empower her administration to borrow US$2.2 billion for the pavement of roads a…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -With less than a year remaining for President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to leave power after two terms, some lawmakers are considering a decision to empower her administration to borrow US$2.2 billion for the pavement of roads across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberians Celebrate Corrupt Officials – Anti-Corruption Agency Laments

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -After losing several corruption cases in Liberia, the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) Chairman, Cllr. Jerome Verdier, has accused Liberians of celebrating corrupt officials of government.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -After losing several corruption cases in Liberia, the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) Chairman, Cllr. Jerome Verdier, has accused Liberians of celebrating corrupt officials of government.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia – Foreign Minister, President Mum On ICC Withdrawal

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Would Liberia continue to subscribe to the International Criminal Court (ICC) or would it pull out? – That’s the question, but the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is tight-lipped on the country’s stance.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Would Liberia continue to subscribe to the International Criminal Court (ICC) or would it pull out? - That's the question, but the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is tight-lipped on the country's stance.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Naymote Anticipates Massive Youth Participation in Voters Registration Feb. 8

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -NAYMOTE Partners for Democratic Development will be hosting what is expected to be the biggest non-partisan voter education campaign to boost young people turnout to register for the 2017 Presidential and Legislative elections.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -NAYMOTE Partners for Democratic Development will be hosting what is expected to be the biggest non-partisan voter education campaign to boost young people turnout to register for the 2017 Presidential and Legislative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ECA, AfDB Furthering Africa’s Development

[Ethiopian Herald] A higher degree of experience sharing among development partners would make a huge difference in technically supporting the economies of Central Africa at these trying but opportune moment, say the two top officials of the African De…

[Ethiopian Herald] A higher degree of experience sharing among development partners would make a huge difference in technically supporting the economies of Central Africa at these trying but opportune moment, say the two top officials of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) serving in Cameroon, and, by extension - in Central Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Lions’ AFCON 2017 Triumph Unites Divided Cameroon

[RFI] The African Union on Tuesday congratulated the Indomitable Lions for their 2-1 victory against Egypt in the Africa Cup of Nations. Cameroon’s players were given a hero’s welcome as they landed back on home soil on Monday.

[RFI] The African Union on Tuesday congratulated the Indomitable Lions for their 2-1 victory against Egypt in the Africa Cup of Nations. Cameroon's players were given a hero's welcome as they landed back on home soil on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

UYD Endorses Mukasa Mbidde for EALA Seat

[Monitor] Kampala -Members of Uganda Young Democrats (UYD), the youth wing of the Democratic Party have openly declared their support for the party vice president Mr Fred Mukasa Mbidde as a sole candidate for the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA).

[Monitor] Kampala -Members of Uganda Young Democrats (UYD), the youth wing of the Democratic Party have openly declared their support for the party vice president Mr Fred Mukasa Mbidde as a sole candidate for the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

KCCA Reviews Garbage Collection Contract

[Monitor] Kampala -The Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has given a three months grace period to the three companies that won the garbage collection tender to improve on their services or else they lose the deal.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has given a three months grace period to the three companies that won the garbage collection tender to improve on their services or else they lose the deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda