U.S.$480 Billion Stolen From Nigeria in 54 Years – Chatham House Reports

[Guardian] A Chatham House report launched yesterday in Abuja has estimated that at least $480 billion was stolen by corrupt officials between 1960 and 2004.Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is an independent policy institute…

[Guardian] A Chatham House report launched yesterday in Abuja has estimated that at least $480 billion was stolen by corrupt officials between 1960 and 2004.Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is an independent policy institute based in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Windstorm Destroys 1000 Houses in Kebbi, Zamfara

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -Over 1000 houses have been destroyed by windstorm in Kebbi and Zamfara states since the onset of the current raining season, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has said.

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -Over 1000 houses have been destroyed by windstorm in Kebbi and Zamfara states since the onset of the current raining season, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Grupee Says Caucus Unaware of Arcelor Mittal Move to Mt. Gangra

[The Capitol Times] Nimba County Senator Thomas S. Grupee has raised concern over “the abrupt relocation” of Arcelor Mittal from its previous miming site, Mount Tokadeh, to a virgin mining site, Mount Gangra.

[The Capitol Times] Nimba County Senator Thomas S. Grupee has raised concern over "the abrupt relocation" of Arcelor Mittal from its previous miming site, Mount Tokadeh, to a virgin mining site, Mount Gangra.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cellcom Turns Orange Fast Internet, New Digital Services Assured Featured

[The Capitol Times] As Liberia opens a new charter in its globalization of the telecommunication sector, Orange, one of the world’s leading telecommunications giants, has finally taken the helm at Cellcom with a promise to improve digital services and …

[The Capitol Times] As Liberia opens a new charter in its globalization of the telecommunication sector, Orange, one of the world's leading telecommunications giants, has finally taken the helm at Cellcom with a promise to improve digital services and faster internet.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Former Speaker Tyler Condemns Senators Endorsement of Joe Boakai

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Former House Speaker Alex Tyler has described as “fake”, the recent endorsement of Vice President Joseph Boakai presidential ambition by 19 sitting Senators.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Former House Speaker Alex Tyler has described as "fake", the recent endorsement of Vice President Joseph Boakai presidential ambition by 19 sitting Senators.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GAC Uncovers Financial Improprieties With Executive Mansion Renovation Project

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Executive Mansion – seat of Liberia’s executive branch of government – has over the last 11 years been a monument stripped of glory geographically standing before the Judiciary and the Legislature.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Executive Mansion - seat of Liberia's executive branch of government - has over the last 11 years been a monument stripped of glory geographically standing before the Judiciary and the Legislature.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Telecom Giant Orange Promises More GSM Penetration in Liberia

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Orange, one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators announced Thursday, May 18, 2017 the launch of its brand in Liberia automatically changing Cellcom to Orange Liberia.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Orange, one of the world's leading telecommunications operators announced Thursday, May 18, 2017 the launch of its brand in Liberia automatically changing Cellcom to Orange Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lawmakers Rescinding Decisions to Endorse Boakai’s Presidential Bid?

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -FrontPageAfrica has reliably learnt that the planned endorsement for Joseph Boakai’s presidency by 33 members of the House of Representatives that should have taken place Thursday was unsuccessful, because some lawmakers who…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -FrontPageAfrica has reliably learnt that the planned endorsement for Joseph Boakai's presidency by 33 members of the House of Representatives that should have taken place Thursday was unsuccessful, because some lawmakers who earlier signed the resolution to endorse him were rescinding on their earlier decision.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Supreme Court of Liberia Hears Argument On Dual Citizenship

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Justices at the Supreme Court of Liberia recently heard argument on a landmark case that could have widespread implications for all Liberians who are citizens of other countries applying for Liberian passports.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Justices at the Supreme Court of Liberia recently heard argument on a landmark case that could have widespread implications for all Liberians who are citizens of other countries applying for Liberian passports.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Musicians, Soccer Stars Pledge Support to All Liberian Party

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As the presidential and general elections come closer, scores of musical stars, soccer stars and some politicians have officially joined the All Liberian Party (ALP) to support the presidential bid of Benoni Urey, political …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As the presidential and general elections come closer, scores of musical stars, soccer stars and some politicians have officially joined the All Liberian Party (ALP) to support the presidential bid of Benoni Urey, political leader of the ALP.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia