Dr. Dennis’ Achievements At UL Highlighted

[Observer] Dr. Emmet A. Dennis, President of the University of Liberia (UL), reflecting on his six year tenure at the institution’s helm, enumerates major changes under his leadership. Key among them are the reduction in academic wrongdoings; improveme…

[Observer] Dr. Emmet A. Dennis, President of the University of Liberia (UL), reflecting on his six year tenure at the institution's helm, enumerates major changes under his leadership. Key among them are the reduction in academic wrongdoings; improvement in academic profile and a a complete shift in student enrollment. The attraction of external grants; the creation of an Honors Program; the establishment of two new colleges; and most recently, the reacquisition of more than 5,000 acres of the UL Fendall land in Loui

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

CBL Launches Financial Sector Development Plan

[Observer] The Central Bank of Liberia over the weekend launched Liberia’s Financial Sector Development Plan (FSDIP) in Monrovia, aimed at providing a prioritized, sequenced, and time-bound roadmap for 63 implementing reforms in banking, insurance, ban…

[Observer] The Central Bank of Liberia over the weekend launched Liberia's Financial Sector Development Plan (FSDIP) in Monrovia, aimed at providing a prioritized, sequenced, and time-bound roadmap for 63 implementing reforms in banking, insurance, banking and insurance supervision and credit information systems.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nkata Named November Coach of the Month

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Tusker FC tactician Paul Nkata has been rewarded for the club’s stunning form in November by scooping the Fidelity Insurance Coach of the Month award.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Tusker FC tactician Paul Nkata has been rewarded for the club's stunning form in November by scooping the Fidelity Insurance Coach of the Month award.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ellen Acknowledges Liberian Entrepreneurs’ Perseverance

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf officially closed this year’s “Small Business Associations 2016 Medium Scheme & Micro – Enterprise, Trade Fair while acknowledging the perseverance and achievements of Liberian entrepreneurs towards the growth of the economy.

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf officially closed this year's "Small Business Associations 2016 Medium Scheme & Micro - Enterprise, Trade Fair while acknowledging the perseverance and achievements of Liberian entrepreneurs towards the growth of the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

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