Allen Endorsed As Ecowas Ambassadors Chair

[Observer] Liberia’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to France and Permanent Delegate to UNESCO, Dr. C. William Allen, has been unanimously endorsed as the Chairman of the ECOWAS Group of Ambassadors at UNESCO. Ambassador Allen replaced hi…

[Observer] Liberia's Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to France and Permanent Delegate to UNESCO, Dr. C. William Allen, has been unanimously endorsed as the Chairman of the ECOWAS Group of Ambassadors at UNESCO. Ambassador Allen replaced his Senegalese counterpart, Ambassador Abdou Sourang, whose tenure expired in June 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Muslim Congress Principal Lectures On Career Development

[Observer] The principal of Muslim Congress High School (MCHS) has urged students to make choices that will lead to successful career development, noting, “It is also advisable for one to follow their intuition, or those things that motivate them in ma…

[Observer] The principal of Muslim Congress High School (MCHS) has urged students to make choices that will lead to successful career development, noting, "It is also advisable for one to follow their intuition, or those things that motivate them in many choices."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

A Challenge for LEC, NHA to Save Zinc Shack Dwellers

[Observer] There were thankfully not hundreds of people affected; only three families with school going children. Yet the fire in New Kru Town last Wednesday was a wakeup call to two of the nation’s most important Agencies, the Liberia Electricity Corp…

[Observer] There were thankfully not hundreds of people affected; only three families with school going children. Yet the fire in New Kru Town last Wednesday was a wakeup call to two of the nation's most important Agencies, the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) and the National Housing Authority (NHA).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

To Illuminates Path to Education

[Observer] When U.S. superstar Akon landed in Liberia a fortnight ago to launch the “Light to Learn Initiative” alongside Bridge Partnership Schools for Liberia, in his entourage were two gentlemen of whom not much has been said or heard of.

[Observer] When U.S. superstar Akon landed in Liberia a fortnight ago to launch the "Light to Learn Initiative" alongside Bridge Partnership Schools for Liberia, in his entourage were two gentlemen of whom not much has been said or heard of.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Baptist Seminary Gets New President

[Observer] The Board of Trustees of the Liberia Baptist Theological Seminary (LBTS) has approved and appointed Rev. Dr. Terry Henry as the institution’s new president.

[Observer] The Board of Trustees of the Liberia Baptist Theological Seminary (LBTS) has approved and appointed Rev. Dr. Terry Henry as the institution's new president.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

We’ll Continue to Beat You JM Macho Men Boast

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -Nana Gyamerah, the 52 year old man who was brutally assaulted by some bodyguards of the President last Saturday, has made chilling revelations about how the trigger-happy macho men subjected him to excruciating pains, whils…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -Nana Gyamerah, the 52 year old man who was brutally assaulted by some bodyguards of the President last Saturday, has made chilling revelations about how the trigger-happy macho men subjected him to excruciating pains, whilst using abusive words on him and residents of the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Ugandan Opposition Leader ‘Blocked From Travelling to SA’

[News24Wire] Ugandan police have been accused of blocking opposition party leader Kizza Besigye from travelling to South Africa where he was expected to speak at the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Conference.

[News24Wire] Ugandan police have been accused of blocking opposition party leader Kizza Besigye from travelling to South Africa where he was expected to speak at the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Conference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stolen Uber Vehicle Leads Cops to Murder Suspects

[News24Wire] Four men have been arrested in connection with the murder of a Westville father who was shot dead in front of his 6-year-old twin children, in what appears to have been a botched hijacking at the weekend.

[News24Wire] Four men have been arrested in connection with the murder of a Westville father who was shot dead in front of his 6-year-old twin children, in what appears to have been a botched hijacking at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo Undertakes Official Visit to Central Asia, 14 to 15 Nov

[SA Govt] The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Nomaindiya Mfeketo, will pay an official visit to two Central Asian countries, Kazakhstan, from 9 to 13 November 2016, and Turkmenistan from 14 to 15 November 2016. Whilst Dep…

[SA Govt] The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Nomaindiya Mfeketo, will pay an official visit to two Central Asian countries, Kazakhstan, from 9 to 13 November 2016, and Turkmenistan from 14 to 15 November 2016. Whilst Deputy Minister Mfeketo has visited Kazakhstan previously, it will be the first visit by a South African Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation to Turkmenistan since the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1992.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa