Judiciary Evaluates Performance

[New Republic] Bong County in central Liberia will today host the judiciary branch of government to begin a three-day retreat in that part of the country.

[New Republic] Bong County in central Liberia will today host the judiciary branch of government to begin a three-day retreat in that part of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ANC Stalwart Rubbishes Impersonation Claim

[New Republic] Reports coming from Washington DC over the weekend by an informed staff of the Embassy suggesting impersonation by Ambassador Jeremiah C. Sulunten, vice standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress (ANC) have been rubbished and f…

[New Republic] Reports coming from Washington DC over the weekend by an informed staff of the Embassy suggesting impersonation by Ambassador Jeremiah C. Sulunten, vice standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress (ANC) have been rubbished and further referred to as irresponsible campaign intended to besmear his hard earned character which shouldn't be given the slightest attention.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘PYJ Under Pressure’

[New Republic] Nimba County Senator and political leader of the Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR), Prince Yormie Johnson, aliased PYJ, is said to be under extreme pressure from senior partisans of his party to commit himself to the Joint …

[New Republic] Nimba County Senator and political leader of the Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR), Prince Yormie Johnson, aliased PYJ, is said to be under extreme pressure from senior partisans of his party to commit himself to the Joint Technical Committee (JTC) which united the MDR, Liberia National Union (LINU) of Nathaniel Blama and the All Liberian Party (ALP) of businessman Benoni Urey.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GOL Urged to Reduce 69 Percent Pretrial Detainees

[Observer] The UNMIL Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General (DSRSG) for Political and Rule of Law, Waldemar Very, yesterday disclosed that as of April this year, 69 percent of the total prison population are pre-trial detainees, and eff…

[Observer] The UNMIL Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General (DSRSG) for Political and Rule of Law, Waldemar Very, yesterday disclosed that as of April this year, 69 percent of the total prison population are pre-trial detainees, and efforts must be applied to reduce that figure.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Zwedru Midwifery Training Program Graduates 43

[Observer] About 43 students, comprising 27 females and 16 males, are expected to graduate from the Midwifery Training Program – South Eastern Region, on Saturday, May 20. The upcoming ceremony marks the 11th graduation exercise and will be held at the…

[Observer] About 43 students, comprising 27 females and 16 males, are expected to graduate from the Midwifery Training Program - South Eastern Region, on Saturday, May 20. The upcoming ceremony marks the 11th graduation exercise and will be held at the school, located in Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Wither, Liberian Agriculture?

[Observer] The nation yesterday morning awoke to a shocking surprise–the replacement of Agriculture Minister Moses Zinnah by his Deputy for Technical Services, Madam Seklau Wiles.

[Observer] The nation yesterday morning awoke to a shocking surprise--the replacement of Agriculture Minister Moses Zinnah by his Deputy for Technical Services, Madam Seklau Wiles.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Land Audits to Determine Who Owns Nation

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti says there is a need to conduct a land audit in terms of race, gender and nationality to determine who owns land in South Africa.

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti says there is a need to conduct a land audit in terms of race, gender and nationality to determine who owns land in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We Are Still Seeking More Liberian Historians to Write Our History – Adieu Igolima, Alpha and Svend

[Observer] The recent passing of three great scholars who in a serious way served Liberia is cause for reflection on the current status of Liberian history written by Liberians.

[Observer] The recent passing of three great scholars who in a serious way served Liberia is cause for reflection on the current status of Liberian history written by Liberians.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Govt Needs to Focus On Youth Capacity Building’

[Observer] Ms. Jackson: It is difficult for young people to believe in the famous saying that “Young people are the future leaders” when parents, government officials, guardians and others continue to brand them as troublemakers without recognizing the…

[Observer] Ms. Jackson: It is difficult for young people to believe in the famous saying that "Young people are the future leaders" when parents, government officials, guardians and others continue to brand them as troublemakers without recognizing their contributions to society."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia