66 Incumbents Up for Re-Election

[Observer] With seven days to the end of Candidate Nomination of the 2017 presidential and representative elections, the Daily Observer has gathered that at least 66 of the 73 incumbents are vying to return to the House of Representatives.

[Observer] With seven days to the end of Candidate Nomination of the 2017 presidential and representative elections, the Daily Observer has gathered that at least 66 of the 73 incumbents are vying to return to the House of Representatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LNP Assures Political Parties of Protection

[NEWS] Liberia’s Police Inspector General, Gregory O. W. Coleman, has recommitted the Liberia National Police’s willingness to work with all political parties and candidates during the course of the 2017 Presidential and Representatives Elections.

[NEWS] Liberia's Police Inspector General, Gregory O. W. Coleman, has recommitted the Liberia National Police's willingness to work with all political parties and candidates during the course of the 2017 Presidential and Representatives Elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

“No Luck in Success and Happiness”

[Observer] The head of the National Youth Movement for Transparent Elections (NAYMOTE), Mr. Eddie Jarwolo, has admonished his fellow citizens to be serious and work hard for the good they pursue without thinking that there is anything called good luck …

[Observer] The head of the National Youth Movement for Transparent Elections (NAYMOTE), Mr. Eddie Jarwolo, has admonished his fellow citizens to be serious and work hard for the good they pursue without thinking that there is anything called good luck in the success and happiness they may be pursuing.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Checago Bright Foundation to Host 4th Annual Fundraiser – Under Water Is Life

[Observer] This year, the Checago Bright Foundation (CBF) will be hosting its 4th annual fundraising gala where it will highlight the charity’s past and present accomplishments, honor individuals, businesses and organizations that have contributed to t…

[Observer] This year, the Checago Bright Foundation (CBF) will be hosting its 4th annual fundraising gala where it will highlight the charity's past and present accomplishments, honor individuals, businesses and organizations that have contributed to the Liberian community, and raise support for its 2017/2018 projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ecobank Named As the ‘Most Compliant Taxpayer’

[Observer] The Government through the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) on Saturday, July 1, awarded several taxpayers with the pan-African commercial bank, Ecobank Liberia, named as the ‘Most Large Compliant’ taxpayer.

[Observer] The Government through the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) on Saturday, July 1, awarded several taxpayers with the pan-African commercial bank, Ecobank Liberia, named as the 'Most Large Compliant' taxpayer.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Fear of Losing, or Legality?

[Observer] Arguments and threats against Montserrado County District #6 Representative Edwin M. Snowe to contest in District #1 in Bomi County have been mounting for some time now. It can be recalled that about a year ago, Bomi County Senator Sando Joh…

[Observer] Arguments and threats against Montserrado County District #6 Representative Edwin M. Snowe to contest in District #1 in Bomi County have been mounting for some time now. It can be recalled that about a year ago, Bomi County Senator Sando Johnson pledged to use every means to battle Snowe,declaring that "We will use sweat and blood to ensure that Edwin Snowe does not contest in District #1 in Bomi County." Despite the threatening statements, Edwin Snowe, who has served for two terms in Montserrado District

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

AFL Soldier Earns Two Masters’ Degrees

[Observer] Captain (CPT) Eddie P. Lamptey of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), as a part of the nearly 1,200 officers graduating from the United States Army Command and General Staff Officer Course on June 9, earned a Military Master’s of Arts and Sci…

[Observer] Captain (CPT) Eddie P. Lamptey of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), as a part of the nearly 1,200 officers graduating from the United States Army Command and General Staff Officer Course on June 9, earned a Military Master's of Arts and Science (MMAS) degree from the United States Army Command and General Staff College (CGCS) in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, USA.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nigerian University Develops New Maize Varieties for Farmers

[Premium Times] The Institute for Agricultural Research, IAR, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, has secured approval to release three new high-yielding nutrient maize varieties for planting in Nigeria.

[Premium Times] The Institute for Agricultural Research, IAR, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, has secured approval to release three new high-yielding nutrient maize varieties for planting in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria