Brumskine Warns Boakai Supporters

[New Republic] The centrality and difficulty of the impending elections in October is such that soothsayers themselves lack answers to its outcome – in terms of who the winner will be. Whether it is Boakai, Brumskine, Weah, Urey, Johnson or Tipoteh is …

[New Republic] The centrality and difficulty of the impending elections in October is such that soothsayers themselves lack answers to its outcome - in terms of who the winner will be. Whether it is Boakai, Brumskine, Weah, Urey, Johnson or Tipoteh is a huge conjecture for Liberians until the final ballot is counted. But ahead of the incognito lies the usual political gimmicking and underpinning.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cultivating Rice in Arid Areas, Its Prospects

[Ethiopian Herald] Studies indicate that rice is consumed by the half of the world population and it is also a staple food in the middle east and in Asia. In Ethiopia rice is not a widely cultivated crop but there are vast paddy fields which have the p…

[Ethiopian Herald] Studies indicate that rice is consumed by the half of the world population and it is also a staple food in the middle east and in Asia. In Ethiopia rice is not a widely cultivated crop but there are vast paddy fields which have the potential for cultivating rice. Rice has sufficient nutritional content and if the cultivation is expanded in various parts, it could play crucial role in easing food insecurity.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

President’s Office Assures Public of Audit Review On Executive Mansion

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Executive Mansion is cognizant of the General Auditing Commission’s Report regarding the renovation of the Executive Mansion which was first reported months ago by FrontPageAfrica newspaper.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Executive Mansion is cognizant of the General Auditing Commission's Report regarding the renovation of the Executive Mansion which was first reported months ago by FrontPageAfrica newspaper.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UNDP Boss Calls for Tripartite Engagement in Responding to Concession Issues

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Dr. Pa Lamin Beyai has encouraged project affected communities and citizens across Liberia to always use tripartite engagement in responding and seeking…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Dr. Pa Lamin Beyai has encouraged project affected communities and citizens across Liberia to always use tripartite engagement in responding and seeking redress to concession issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Confusion Over Opposition Leader’s Funeral

[allAfrica] Months after the death of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s main opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba, his remains have not been buried, reports Bacary Dabo for allAfrica.

[allAfrica] Months after the death of the Democratic Republic of Congo's main opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba, his remains have not been buried, reports Bacary Dabo for allAfrica.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Political Comedy Show – NTA Md Jeke Says Politicians Reduce Liberia to Circus Featured

[The Capitol Times] The Managing Director of the National Transport Authority, Tarnue N. Jeke, has lamented the current political situation in Liberia as a show of comedy where political actors have indulged in sordid pursuits of opportunism, patronage…

[The Capitol Times] The Managing Director of the National Transport Authority, Tarnue N. Jeke, has lamented the current political situation in Liberia as a show of comedy where political actors have indulged in sordid pursuits of opportunism, patronage and greed. Tarnue said the situation is so bad but funny to the extent that these so-called opportunistic political actors are finding hard time convincing the electorates who have now completely lost faith in the political system.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘We’re Moving Ahead Aggressively’

[Observer] Dewitt vonBallmoos, National Social Security and Welfare Cooperation (NASSCORP) Director-General, over the weekend assured government and partners that the corporation is aggressively pushing ahead in its quest to being ‘an achievement-orien…

[Observer] Dewitt vonBallmoos, National Social Security and Welfare Cooperation (NASSCORP) Director-General, over the weekend assured government and partners that the corporation is aggressively pushing ahead in its quest to being 'an achievement-oriented institution.'

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sen. Kaipay Seeks Update On Maritime, GSA

[Observer] The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Autonomous Commissions and Agencies is requesting the Liberian Senate to invite the Commissioner of Liberia Maritime Authority (LMA) to provide that body with vital information about his entity.

[Observer] The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Autonomous Commissions and Agencies is requesting the Liberian Senate to invite the Commissioner of Liberia Maritime Authority (LMA) to provide that body with vital information about his entity.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia