Ghanaian Arrested for Alleged Murder

[New Dawn] Police in Maryland County, southeast Liberia have arrested a 27 Year – old Ghanaian national identified as Yakubu Ide for allegedly murdering a man only identified as Hassan in Takuradi, Ghana.

[New Dawn] Police in Maryland County, southeast Liberia have arrested a 27 Year - old Ghanaian national identified as Yakubu Ide for allegedly murdering a man only identified as Hassan in Takuradi, Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Meningitis Not Ebola

[New Dawn] Four of the 13 patients who died of a mysterious illness in Liberia since April 23 have tested positive for Neisseria meningitidisserogroup C, a bacterial form of meningitis, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

[New Dawn] Four of the 13 patients who died of a mysterious illness in Liberia since April 23 have tested positive for Neisseria meningitidisserogroup C, a bacterial form of meningitis, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senators to Defy Code of Conduct

[New Dawn] A least 20 of the 30 senators at the Liberian Senate have vowed to defy the very Code of Conduct which they passed as they get set to endorse the candidacy of Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai from the governing Unity Party tomorrow, Thurs…

[New Dawn] A least 20 of the 30 senators at the Liberian Senate have vowed to defy the very Code of Conduct which they passed as they get set to endorse the candidacy of Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai from the governing Unity Party tomorrow, Thursday, 11 May on the grounds of the Capitol Building. Part V Section 5.1 b) of the 2014 Code of Conduct says officials shall not: use Government facilities, equipment or resources in support of partisan or political activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rep. Chea Wants Vocational School in Fishtown

[New Dawn] River Gee County District #2 Rep. Mr. Christian S. Chea Sr. on Tuesday, 9 May introduced an Act to the Plenary of House of Representatives to create a vocational and technical institute in the county capital, Fishtown.

[New Dawn] River Gee County District #2 Rep. Mr. Christian S. Chea Sr. on Tuesday, 9 May introduced an Act to the Plenary of House of Representatives to create a vocational and technical institute in the county capital, Fishtown.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Jury Panel Warned in LRA Trial

[New Dawn] A jury panel selected to hear facts into an indictment against employees of Liberia’s Revenue Authority or LRA has been warned against discussing the case with lawyers, families or any other person while the case has not yet ended.

[New Dawn] A jury panel selected to hear facts into an indictment against employees of Liberia's Revenue Authority or LRA has been warned against discussing the case with lawyers, families or any other person while the case has not yet ended.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LACC Investigators Accuse Chairman Verdier of Tampering With Cases

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The country’s lead corruption fighting institution – Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) – is massively trailing in the fight against corruption as the country ranks 90 among 175 most corrupt countries around the globe.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The country's lead corruption fighting institution - Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) - is massively trailing in the fight against corruption as the country ranks 90 among 175 most corrupt countries around the globe.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

National Election Commission Issues Writ of Elections for October Polls

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In keeping with chapter 4, section 4.3 (2) of the new election laws of Liberia, the National elections Commission (NEC) has issued writ of election declaring the 2017 electoral process officially open.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In keeping with chapter 4, section 4.3 (2) of the new election laws of Liberia, the National elections Commission (NEC) has issued writ of election declaring the 2017 electoral process officially open.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ex-Tsvangirai Aide Predicts 2018 Opposition Coalition Defeat

[The Herald] Former MDC-T top official turned academic Dr Toendepi Shonhe has predicted grand defeat for a coalition of opposition parties in next year’s harmonised elections, arguing that the opposition suffers ideological bankruptcy and donor fatigue.

[The Herald] Former MDC-T top official turned academic Dr Toendepi Shonhe has predicted grand defeat for a coalition of opposition parties in next year's harmonised elections, arguing that the opposition suffers ideological bankruptcy and donor fatigue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Insensitivity Via Social Media Must Be Tamed

[Daily News] Some cynics propose that human beings and animals should swap habitats – the former should relocate to jungles and the latter should shift to urban centres and villages.

[Daily News] Some cynics propose that human beings and animals should swap habitats - the former should relocate to jungles and the latter should shift to urban centres and villages.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania