Pro-Ngafuan U.S.-Based Group’s President Resigns

[New Republic] The founder and President of a US-based Group, ‘Diaspora Youth and Students for Ngafuan 2017’ has with immediate effect tendered in his resignation from the organization.

[New Republic] The founder and President of a US-based Group, 'Diaspora Youth and Students for Ngafuan 2017' has with immediate effect tendered in his resignation from the organization.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘I Want to Be a Different Lawmaker’

[New Republic] Days after he was certified by the electoral Body, National Elections Commission (NEC), to contest the pending elections in October, Grand Kru District #1 Legislative Aspirant has unveiled his plan and vision for the District, promising …

[New Republic] Days after he was certified by the electoral Body, National Elections Commission (NEC), to contest the pending elections in October, Grand Kru District #1 Legislative Aspirant has unveiled his plan and vision for the District, promising to tackle the perennial problems of poor healthcare, educational backwardness and bad road conditions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

CDC Lawmakers Want Nuquay Recused

[New Republic] Representative Bhofal Chambers of Maryland County and the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC) has joined his party colleague, Representative Acarious Gray in calling for the recusal of House Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay due to his preferment…

[New Republic] Representative Bhofal Chambers of Maryland County and the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC) has joined his party colleague, Representative Acarious Gray in calling for the recusal of House Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay due to his preferment as running mate by Vice President Joseph Boakai, but the demand seems to be getting nowhere.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ecowas Elections Commissioners Visit Supreme Court

[New Republic] A high-powered delegation from the ECOWAS Network of Elections Commissioners (ECONEC) Tuesday paid a curtesy call on the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia.

[New Republic] A high-powered delegation from the ECOWAS Network of Elections Commissioners (ECONEC) Tuesday paid a curtesy call on the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Citizens Are Finally Paying Taxes for the Good of the Country

[Deutsche Welle] It looks as if Tanzania’s push to get its citizens and foreign investors to pay more taxes and reduce donor dependency is working, writes Anaclet Rwegayura.

[Deutsche Welle] It looks as if Tanzania's push to get its citizens and foreign investors to pay more taxes and reduce donor dependency is working, writes Anaclet Rwegayura.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Meet the Migrants Under Pressure to Leave Europe

[IRIN] Catania -The Gambia’s leader of 22 years, Yahya Jammeh, used to give Gambians good cause for claiming asylum, even if the majority were fleeing poverty rather than persecution.

[IRIN] Catania -The Gambia's leader of 22 years, Yahya Jammeh, used to give Gambians good cause for claiming asylum, even if the majority were fleeing poverty rather than persecution.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ricks Gets Scholarships, Computers

[NEWS] Liberia’s Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China has provided three scholarships and four sets of computers to Ricks Institute in Virginia, outside Monrovia.

[NEWS] Liberia's Ambassador to the People's Republic of China has provided three scholarships and four sets of computers to Ricks Institute in Virginia, outside Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Turkish School Faces Probe

[NEWS] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says it has received expression of concern by parents about the recent public comments made by the Foreign Minister of Turkey during a one-day visit to Monrovia against the Turkish International School System in t…

[NEWS] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says it has received expression of concern by parents about the recent public comments made by the Foreign Minister of Turkey during a one-day visit to Monrovia against the Turkish International School System in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Warns ‘Trouble Makers’

[NEWS] With 11 days to political campaign, the Liberia National Police (LNP) appears not to be taking anything for granted, particularly violence by some unscrupulous individuals, who are reportedly threatening to disrupt political campaign activities …

[NEWS] With 11 days to political campaign, the Liberia National Police (LNP) appears not to be taking anything for granted, particularly violence by some unscrupulous individuals, who are reportedly threatening to disrupt political campaign activities and the pending elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia