NSC On Climate Change, Reed+ Liberia Strategies Approved

[Observer] The National Steering Committee on Climate Change (NSCCC) under the auspices of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has approved a five strategy plan for the implementation of the REED+ forest project in Liberia. This fol…

[Observer] The National Steering Committee on Climate Change (NSCCC) under the auspices of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has approved a five strategy plan for the implementation of the REED+ forest project in Liberia. This followed months of extensive negotiations and critical documents finalized with support from partners.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Empowerment Training Benefits Female Aspirants, CSOs Ahead of Elections

[Observer] The Organization for Women and Children (ORWOCH) has concluded a one day training for female political aspirants and civil society organizations in Monrovia under the “Funding Opportunities for Women Project” with the aim of empowering parti…

[Observer] The Organization for Women and Children (ORWOCH) has concluded a one day training for female political aspirants and civil society organizations in Monrovia under the "Funding Opportunities for Women Project" with the aim of empowering participants to engage and participate in democratic processes in the build up to the 2017 presidential and representative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Open Defecation Free the Norm in Kakata

[Observer] Two local based non-governmental organizations, Christian Faith and the Living Water International have declared 12 rural communities surrounding Kakata, Margibi County as open defecation free.

[Observer] Two local based non-governmental organizations, Christian Faith and the Living Water International have declared 12 rural communities surrounding Kakata, Margibi County as open defecation free.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

On Elitism, the Haters Have a New and Distorted Definition

[Observer] A common tactic of those who are in the business of finding fault is to blame the messenger when confronted with good message. Sometimes they also try to give new meanings to words in an attempt to confuse the reader or the listener. Such is…

[Observer] A common tactic of those who are in the business of finding fault is to blame the messenger when confronted with good message. Sometimes they also try to give new meanings to words in an attempt to confuse the reader or the listener. Such is the disposition of people we call "haters." They cannot see reason; so the only thing to do in response is just to laugh at their distorted view of reality and go on.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Watanga FC 2-0 Monrovia Club Breweries – Keitrace 2-2 Elwa United

[Observer] The last matches in round 19 of the Liberia Football Association 1st division championship league yesterday ended at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium with third-place Monrovia Club Breweries conceding their fourth defeat of the season after the…

[Observer] The last matches in round 19 of the Liberia Football Association 1st division championship league yesterday ended at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium with third-place Monrovia Club Breweries conceding their fourth defeat of the season after they were crushed 2-0 by Watanga FC.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

House of Reps Summons Fashola Over Unsavory Comments On Budget

[Vanguard] Abuja -House of Representatives on Tuesday resolved to summon the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola to answer to allegations that the House messed up with the Ministry’s 2017 budget and slashed appropriations for cr…

[Vanguard] Abuja -House of Representatives on Tuesday resolved to summon the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola to answer to allegations that the House messed up with the Ministry's 2017 budget and slashed appropriations for critical infrastructural projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria