USAID-Legit Conducts Social Inclusion, Gender Awareness in Gbarnga

[Observer] As part of its efforts to build the capacity of CSOs, CBOs, local authorities and other stakeholders to contribute to the provision of efficient services, USAID-LEGIT is conducting a two-day training of trainers workshop in Gbarnga, Bong Cou…

[Observer] As part of its efforts to build the capacity of CSOs, CBOs, local authorities and other stakeholders to contribute to the provision of efficient services, USAID-LEGIT is conducting a two-day training of trainers workshop in Gbarnga, Bong County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UBA Celebrates ‘Africa Day’

[Observer] The Snapper Hill Headquarters of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) was yesterday a scene of celebration when the bank’s employees, well dressed in African attire of various types put on a lively show in observance of Africa Day (formerly Afri…

[Observer] The Snapper Hill Headquarters of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) was yesterday a scene of celebration when the bank's employees, well dressed in African attire of various types put on a lively show in observance of Africa Day (formerly Africa Liberation Day), celebrated on May 25 each year. The UBA celebration, which began as early as 8:00 a.m. prior to opening for business, included captivating drumming and dancing by the attractively dressed employees, perhaps the only ones giving the day any sense of f

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Needs More Funds for a Botched Airport Job

[Namibian] AN ADDITIONAL N$100 million will be needed to fix a taxiway at Katima Mulilo’s Mpacha airport in the Zambezi region after a handsomely paid contractor delivered substandard and incomplete work.

[Namibian] AN ADDITIONAL N$100 million will be needed to fix a taxiway at Katima Mulilo's Mpacha airport in the Zambezi region after a handsomely paid contractor delivered substandard and incomplete work.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

A Final Blow to Our Poor Fishermen

[Observer] The reduction by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, through Executive Order No. 84, of Liberia’s nautical zone from six miles to three is her final blow to Liberia’s hapless fishermen.

[Observer] The reduction by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, through Executive Order No. 84, of Liberia's nautical zone from six miles to three is her final blow to Liberia's hapless fishermen.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

CBL Gov. Seeks New Partnership

[Observer] On the sidelines of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL), Milton A. Weeks, has held meetings with officials of Citibank, aimed at exploring areas of cooperation bet…

[Observer] On the sidelines of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL), Milton A. Weeks, has held meetings with officials of Citibank, aimed at exploring areas of cooperation between the two institutions, particularly the establishment of corresponding relationships for the CBL and commercial banks in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Parliament Speakers Want African States to Bet On Youth

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Speaker of the National Assembly (AN), Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos, stressed on Thursday in Luanda the need for African states to invest seriously in youth, scientific research and entrepreneurship, so as to strengthen the c…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Speaker of the National Assembly (AN), Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos, stressed on Thursday in Luanda the need for African states to invest seriously in youth, scientific research and entrepreneurship, so as to strengthen the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Dan Lu Set to Launch ‘Sweet Banana’ Track

[Nyasa Times] As one way of breaking boundaries and conquering new grounds through Malawian music, Afrocentric-pop singer Dan Lu is set to launch his ‘sweet banana’ track in South Africa.

[Nyasa Times] As one way of breaking boundaries and conquering new grounds through Malawian music, Afrocentric-pop singer Dan Lu is set to launch his 'sweet banana' track in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Exports Critical to Success of Command Livestock

[Financial Gazette] THE success of the Command Livestock project, which was approved by Cabinet last week, hinges on the country’s ability to export beef regionally and internationally, experts have said.

[Financial Gazette] THE success of the Command Livestock project, which was approved by Cabinet last week, hinges on the country's ability to export beef regionally and internationally, experts have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Copa Coca-Cola Continues to Grow

[The Herald] THE launch of the 2017 Copa Coca-Cola Tournament at Rujeko High School in Mashonaland Central Province this week painted the province red as another edition of the prestigious schools tournament was officially launched.

[The Herald] THE launch of the 2017 Copa Coca-Cola Tournament at Rujeko High School in Mashonaland Central Province this week painted the province red as another edition of the prestigious schools tournament was officially launched.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Suitcase Baby’s Mother Arrested

[Namibian] Police at Walvis Bay have arrested the woman who put her baby in a suitcase and dumped her at the town last week. The 23-year-old woman was arrested at Walvis Bay after a tip-off.

[Namibian] Police at Walvis Bay have arrested the woman who put her baby in a suitcase and dumped her at the town last week. The 23-year-old woman was arrested at Walvis Bay after a tip-off.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia