Landlady, Tenant Race for District Office

[New Dawn] A tenant is battling against her landlady for Montserrado County District #8 representative seat in the October 2017 representatives and presidential elections here.

[New Dawn] A tenant is battling against her landlady for Montserrado County District #8 representative seat in the October 2017 representatives and presidential elections here.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Boakai Collapses in Lofa?

[New Dawn] Information reaching the NewDawn indicates that ruling Unity Party (UP) presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai allegedly collapsed in Lofa County on Saturday morning, 26 August following several hours of night travel, whi…

[New Dawn] Information reaching the NewDawn indicates that ruling Unity Party (UP) presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai allegedly collapsed in Lofa County on Saturday morning, 26 August following several hours of night travel, which deprived him of enough time to rest on a campaign trail.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Presidents Sirleaf, Akufo-Addo Open New Liberian Chancery Complex in Accra

[New Dawn] President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf joined by her Ghanaian counterpart, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday, August 25, 2017 dedicated and cut ribbon to a new Liberian Chancery complex in Accra, Ghana.

[New Dawn] President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf joined by her Ghanaian counterpart, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday, August 25, 2017 dedicated and cut ribbon to a new Liberian Chancery complex in Accra, Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Pres. Sirleaf Consoles Burkina Faso

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a Message of Condolence to her Burkinabe counterpart, President Roch Marc Christian Kabore, following the passing of the President of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso, Mr. Salifou Diallo in Paris…

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a Message of Condolence to her Burkinabe counterpart, President Roch Marc Christian Kabore, following the passing of the President of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso, Mr. Salifou Diallo in Paris, France, on Saturday, August 19, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

LRA Seizes More Undeclared Cars

[New Dawn] The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has announced the confiscation of four additional vehicles and a motorbike allegedly smuggled into the country in two 40ft pre-shipment inspection (PSI) containers belonging to two separate consignees. The…

[New Dawn] The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has announced the confiscation of four additional vehicles and a motorbike allegedly smuggled into the country in two 40ft pre-shipment inspection (PSI) containers belonging to two separate consignees. The containers were shipped from Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, United States of America. According to a press release, the vehicles and motor bike along with other goods were discovered on containers marked "MRKU2010634" and "MSKU 86465423" with tampered seal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Could National Dialogue Lead to Change of Guard in Uganda?

[East African] Behind the debate over whether Article 102(b) of Uganda’s Constitution should be amended to allow President Yoweri Museveni to seek another term — after he turns 75 ahead of the 2021 elections — efforts to push for national dialogue ar…

[East African] Behind the debate over whether Article 102(b) of Uganda's Constitution should be amended to allow President Yoweri Museveni to seek another term -- after he turns 75 ahead of the 2021 elections -- efforts to push for national dialogue are taking shape.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya, Uganda to Upgrade the Suam Border Crossing

[East African] Kenya hopes to boost regional trade by improving the efficiency and clearance of cargo and passengers on the Northern Corridor by opening a one-stop-border-post (OSBP) with Uganda at the Suam crossing in northwest Kenya.

[East African] Kenya hopes to boost regional trade by improving the efficiency and clearance of cargo and passengers on the Northern Corridor by opening a one-stop-border-post (OSBP) with Uganda at the Suam crossing in northwest Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Facebook Friend Invited to Birthday Party, Kidnapped

[Vanguard] The Abia State Police Command has arrested the leader of a kidnap gang, identified as Prince Agorom, who allegedly invited his friend to his birthday party, seized him and demanded N5 million ransom.

[Vanguard] The Abia State Police Command has arrested the leader of a kidnap gang, identified as Prince Agorom, who allegedly invited his friend to his birthday party, seized him and demanded N5 million ransom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria