Judge Paye Cites ‘Injustices’ Against Nelson Williams

[Observer] The Criminal Court ‘C’ at the Temple of Justice on Tuesday dropped allegation of economic sabotage, citing “injustices” against defendant Nelson Williams, former managing director of Liberia Petroleum Refining Company (LPRC). The charges wer…

[Observer] The Criminal Court 'C' at the Temple of Justice on Tuesday dropped allegation of economic sabotage, citing "injustices" against defendant Nelson Williams, former managing director of Liberia Petroleum Refining Company (LPRC). The charges were brought against Williams by the Liberia Anti Corruption Commission (LACC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Seeks Help From UK, U.S. After Cyber-Attack

[Observer] Liberian authorities are seeking the assistance of the U.S. and U.K. governments to help secure the country’s internet infrastructure following a crippling cyber-attack that brought down 60 percent of the country’s network, reports FRI of Ne…

[Observer] Liberian authorities are seeking the assistance of the U.S. and U.K. governments to help secure the country's internet infrastructure following a crippling cyber-attack that brought down 60 percent of the country's network, reports FRI of Netherlands.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Stellar Diamonds Signs Joint Ventures in Guinea and Liberia

[Observer] Stellar Diamonds plc, a diamond developer focused on West Africa, has signed joint venture agreements with Citigate Commodities Trading, a Dubai-based commodities group, over the company’s Baoulé kimberlite project in Guinea and two earlier stage exploration licenses in western Liberia which were awarded to Stellar in February 2016.

[Observer] Stellar Diamonds plc, a diamond developer focused on West Africa, has signed joint venture agreements with Citigate Commodities Trading, a Dubai-based commodities group, over the company's Baoulé kimberlite project in Guinea and two earlier stage exploration licenses in western Liberia which were awarded to Stellar in February 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Beast of No Nation Star Needs Work

[Observer] A young and talented Liberian actor, Joe Debois, is looking for more acting opportunities to bolster what appears to be a promising career on the silver screen. You see, Joe, commonly known by his surname Debois, who is relatively unknown to…

[Observer] A young and talented Liberian actor, Joe Debois, is looking for more acting opportunities to bolster what appears to be a promising career on the silver screen. You see, Joe, commonly known by his surname Debois, who is relatively unknown to the Liberian acting fraternity, is already an international acting star. While this fact might be new to the majority of Liberians, the fact is just that, a fact.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf ‘Worried’ Over Trump Presidency

[Observer] Africa’s first democratically elected female president, Madame Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, who is also a Nobel Peace Prize winner, says she is both disappointed that Hillary Clinton did not win the US elections and worried about the prospects of …

[Observer] Africa's first democratically elected female president, Madame Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, who is also a Nobel Peace Prize winner, says she is both disappointed that Hillary Clinton did not win the US elections and worried about the prospects of U.S. policy toward Liberia under President-elect Donald J. Trump.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Climate Change and Matters Arising

[Business Day] Centre for Climate Change and Food Security is a non-governmental organisation established in August, 2015 with the aim of recommending policies and practical solutions that can revolutionize farming, food production and the rural economy.

[Business Day] Centre for Climate Change and Food Security is a non-governmental organisation established in August, 2015 with the aim of recommending policies and practical solutions that can revolutionize farming, food production and the rural economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

New Regional Shipping Line ‘Sealink’imminent

[Business Day] The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is far advanced in its preparations towards establishing a Regional Shipping Line which will be christened, Sealink.

[Business Day] The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is far advanced in its preparations towards establishing a Regional Shipping Line which will be christened, Sealink.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana