New Airport Terminals Require U.S.$500 Million Extra to Correct Defects

[Daily Trust] About $500 million (N152.5 billion) extra is required to fix design anomalies in the on-going airport terminal buildings in four locations in the country Daily Trust has learnt.

[Daily Trust] About $500 million (N152.5 billion) extra is required to fix design anomalies in the on-going airport terminal buildings in four locations in the country Daily Trust has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP Chairmanship Aspirants to Sign Peace Accord Tuesday – Dokpesi

[Premium Times] Raymond Dokpesi, one of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Chairmanship aspirants, has said that all the eight chairmanship aspirants will sign a peace accord as part of their commitment to a successful convention.

[Premium Times] Raymond Dokpesi, one of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Chairmanship aspirants, has said that all the eight chairmanship aspirants will sign a peace accord as part of their commitment to a successful convention.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Impact of County, Social Development Projects in Bong

[Observer] As the government of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf draws to an end, every county administration is working to account for projects undertaken during her administration.

[Observer] As the government of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf draws to an end, every county administration is working to account for projects undertaken during her administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chief Kawor, Stop the Interference and Let the Supreme Court Do Its Work

[Observer] Recent pronouncement by Chief Zanzan Karwor, leader of the National Traditional Council of Chiefs and Elders, and their collaborators intending to interfere with the critical work before the National Elections Commission and the Supreme Cour…

[Observer] Recent pronouncement by Chief Zanzan Karwor, leader of the National Traditional Council of Chiefs and Elders, and their collaborators intending to interfere with the critical work before the National Elections Commission and the Supreme Court to adjudicate the allegations of irregularities and fraud that occurred during theOctober 10 elections are a travesty (mockery, charade).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Political Impasse Worries Bilateral Partners

[Observer] Liberia international partners are becoming weary that the ongoing political stalemate in the country, if not resolved soon, will affect the much anticipated smooth transition process that should be the first in over seven decades.

[Observer] Liberia international partners are becoming weary that the ongoing political stalemate in the country, if not resolved soon, will affect the much anticipated smooth transition process that should be the first in over seven decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Clears MNG-Gold

[Observer] The Inter-Ministerial Crisis Management Team (CMT) constituted by the government to investigate the September 27, 2017, rupture of a section of the geo-membrane layer, which led to the spillage of chemical (cyanide) into nearby waters at the…

[Observer] The Inter-Ministerial Crisis Management Team (CMT) constituted by the government to investigate the September 27, 2017, rupture of a section of the geo-membrane layer, which led to the spillage of chemical (cyanide) into nearby waters at the MNG-Gold Mine in Kokoyah, Bong County, has concluded its work, indicating that the situation is now under control.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘UP Discovered, Acknowledged, Participated in Wrongs’

[Observer] As the ongoing Unity Party’s intervention hearing case has begun producing witnesses and pieces of evidence, the party’s national chairman, Wilmot Paye, admitted that he voted on October 10 even though he knew that the National Elections Com…

[Observer] As the ongoing Unity Party's intervention hearing case has begun producing witnesses and pieces of evidence, the party's national chairman, Wilmot Paye, admitted that he voted on October 10 even though he knew that the National Elections Commission was wrong by making an addendum (additional lists) as part of the electoral process.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Traditional Elections More Transparent Than Western’

[Observer] The head of the National Traditional Council of Chiefs and Elders, Zanzan Kawor believes that the old “traditional” form of elections conducted to determine paramount, clan and zone chiefs in Liberia, were more transparent than the system of…

[Observer] The head of the National Traditional Council of Chiefs and Elders, Zanzan Kawor believes that the old "traditional" form of elections conducted to determine paramount, clan and zone chiefs in Liberia, were more transparent than the system of elections practiced today, which the Westerners have introduced.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Insurer Facing U.S.$568K Damages ‘Liquidated’

[Observer] Lawyers representing International Insurance Company of Liberia (IICL) on trial for refusing to pay the medical bills of a motor accident victim Sylvester Fallah has told the Civil Law Court that the corporation was undergoing liquidation by…

[Observer] Lawyers representing International Insurance Company of Liberia (IICL) on trial for refusing to pay the medical bills of a motor accident victim Sylvester Fallah has told the Civil Law Court that the corporation was undergoing liquidation by the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Kwesé Free Sports Launches in Liberia

[Observer] Pan-African media group Econet Media and the Raising Africa Media Incorporated (RAM) have launched Kwesé Free Sports in Liberia – Africa’s oldest republic. Kwesé Free Sports, Africa’s largest free-to-air channel, will now be available on CLAR TV (Channel 5), introducing a 24-hour premium sports channel for Liberian audiences to enjoy.

[Observer] Pan-African media group Econet Media and the Raising Africa Media Incorporated (RAM) have launched Kwesé Free Sports in Liberia - Africa's oldest republic. Kwesé Free Sports, Africa's largest free-to-air channel, will now be available on CLAR TV (Channel 5), introducing a 24-hour premium sports channel for Liberian audiences to enjoy.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia