Liberia Passes MCC Scorecard

[NEWS] Liberia has once again passed the scorecard of the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) fiscal year, a key component in the agency’s annual competitive selection process that determines which countries will receive MCC develo…

[NEWS] Liberia has once again passed the scorecard of the U.S. Government's Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) fiscal year, a key component in the agency's annual competitive selection process that determines which countries will receive MCC development funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lutheran Church Massacre Victim – ‘My Body Was Covered With Blood and Human Brian’

[NEWS] A weeping survivor told commissioners of Liberia’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) stories of how her entire body was draped with blood as soldiers of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) killed hundreds of fellow refugees in the St. Pete…

[NEWS] A weeping survivor told commissioners of Liberia's Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) stories of how her entire body was draped with blood as soldiers of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) killed hundreds of fellow refugees in the St. Peter's Lutheran Church.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Oil Palm Symposium Ends

[NEWS] A one- day National Oil Palm Symposium has ended in Liberia. The symposium was held on November 17, 2016 at the Ministry of Agriculture PMU in Fendell outside Monrovia.

[NEWS] A one- day National Oil Palm Symposium has ended in Liberia. The symposium was held on November 17, 2016 at the Ministry of Agriculture PMU in Fendell outside Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

4 500 Pupils in Early Marriage, Drop Out

[The Herald] OVER 4 500 minors dropped out of school countrywide this year because of early marriage and Government is weighing the possibility of strengthening law enforcement to contain the challenge. In an interview with The Herald, Primary and Seco…

[The Herald] OVER 4 500 minors dropped out of school countrywide this year because of early marriage and Government is weighing the possibility of strengthening law enforcement to contain the challenge. In an interview with The Herald, Primary and Secondary Education Minister Dr Lazarus Dokora said the fight against child marriages was far from over. "In secondary schools, 3 650 females and 251 males dropped out of school because of early marriages nationwide and the numbers seem to be on the increase," he said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

43 Drivers Gear Up for Guru Nanak Rally

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Rally crews are excited that the final round of the Kenya National Rally Championship (KNRC) to take place on Saturday will run exclusively on private land.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Rally crews are excited that the final round of the Kenya National Rally Championship (KNRC) to take place on Saturday will run exclusively on private land.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

RBZ Dispels Fuel Shortage Rumours

[The Herald] THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has said that fuel companies remain on top of the import priority list and are being allocated foreign exchange on a weekly basis to enable them to meet their requirements. In a statement issued last night, the…

[The Herald] THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has said that fuel companies remain on top of the import priority list and are being allocated foreign exchange on a weekly basis to enable them to meet their requirements. In a statement issued last night, the RBZ allayed fears over messages circulating on social media of an alleged imminent shortage of fuel saying there would be no shortages of fuel. The social media message calls on consumers to fill up their cars as the country's service stations will run dry in the next tw

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Offers Solutions to Food Shortages Facing Country

[VOA] President Peter Mutharika, in his national address Monday to Malawians, said his country has now acquired enough food to feed nearly half of the country’s population in need of food assistance.

[VOA] President Peter Mutharika, in his national address Monday to Malawians, said his country has now acquired enough food to feed nearly half of the country's population in need of food assistance.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi