Kenyan First Lady to Grace Kigali International Peace Marathon

[New Times] Kenya’s First Lady Margaret Kenyatta will on Sunday join her Rwandan counterpart Jeannette Kagame to flag-off the 13th edition of Kigali International Peace Marathon.

[New Times] Kenya's First Lady Margaret Kenyatta will on Sunday join her Rwandan counterpart Jeannette Kagame to flag-off the 13th edition of Kigali International Peace Marathon.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Jones Will Be On the Ballot

[New Dawn] It appears that the party of former Central Bank Governor, Dr. J. Mills Jones, is not relenting at all, despite a recent Supreme Court ruling that bars the former CBL governor from contesting in the 2017 presidential election.

[New Dawn] It appears that the party of former Central Bank Governor, Dr. J. Mills Jones, is not relenting at all, despite a recent Supreme Court ruling that bars the former CBL governor from contesting in the 2017 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MIA Wants Stronger Actions Against Gender-Based Violence

[New Dawn] Internal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Tokpa has called for stronger actions to address the issue of sexual and gender-based violence.A release issued in Monrovia Thursday, 18 May says Dr. Tokpa has highlighted the role of traditional and re…

[New Dawn] Internal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Tokpa has called for stronger actions to address the issue of sexual and gender-based violence.A release issued in Monrovia Thursday, 18 May says Dr. Tokpa has highlighted the role of traditional and religious leaders, youth and community members in protecting and promoting the rights of women and girls.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Parents Pay Teachers At PCA

[New Dawn] The Principal of the Paynesville Central Academy or PCA Rev. N. KlogbahBlamo Sr. says the Parent Teachers Association of the institution has been instrumental in the payment of teachers’ salaries.

[New Dawn] The Principal of the Paynesville Central Academy or PCA Rev. N. KlogbahBlamo Sr. says the Parent Teachers Association of the institution has been instrumental in the payment of teachers' salaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rep. Forh Rejects Code of Conduct

[New Dawn] Montserrado County Electoral District#16 Representative Dr. Edward S. Forh, who was engulfed in the “You eat; I eat” district development fund scandal few years back, has sharply opposed the Code of Conduct legislated for public officials he…

[New Dawn] Montserrado County Electoral District#16 Representative Dr. Edward S. Forh, who was engulfed in the "You eat; I eat" district development fund scandal few years back, has sharply opposed the Code of Conduct legislated for public officials here, which has generated heated controversy in the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Submits Airport Concession to House

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted to the House of Representatives a concession agreement intended to make Liberia’s airports potentially viable and become a key hub for cargo transport within the Mano River Union and West Africa.

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted to the House of Representatives a concession agreement intended to make Liberia's airports potentially viable and become a key hub for cargo transport within the Mano River Union and West Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UMU Students in Court for Rioting

[New Dawn] About 15 students from privately run United Methodist University or UMU onAshmum Street in Monrovia have been charged on multiple accounts and sent to court for allegedly obstructing government function through a violent riot and wounding fo…

[New Dawn] About 15 students from privately run United Methodist University or UMU onAshmum Street in Monrovia have been charged on multiple accounts and sent to court for allegedly obstructing government function through a violent riot and wounding four officers of the Liberia National Police or LNP on 12 May.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Grand Kru Cries for Police Officers

[New Dawn] The lack of adequate police officers in Grand Kru County is seriously hampering the criminal justice system in the county. Grand Kru County AttorneyDaniel C.K. Dweh made the disclosure recently to the New Dawn in Barclayville .

[New Dawn] The lack of adequate police officers in Grand Kru County is seriously hampering the criminal justice system in the county. Grand Kru County AttorneyDaniel C.K. Dweh made the disclosure recently to the New Dawn in Barclayville .

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia