How Realistic Are Government’s Excuses for the Decline of the Liberian Dollar?

[Observer] When President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf first took office in 2006 following the October 2005 election, the exchange rate of the Liberian dollar to the US dollar was between L$55 and L$60 to US$1.

[Observer] When President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf first took office in 2006 following the October 2005 election, the exchange rate of the Liberian dollar to the US dollar was between L$55 and L$60 to US$1.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

AfDB, CIF Provide U.S.$ 23 Million to Renewable Energy Sector

[Observer] The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) yesterday awarded a grant of US$ 23.25 million to the Ministry of Lands, Mines and Energy and the Rural Renewable Agency of Liberia to transform Liberia’s renewable e…

[Observer] The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) yesterday awarded a grant of US$ 23.25 million to the Ministry of Lands, Mines and Energy and the Rural Renewable Agency of Liberia to transform Liberia's renewable energy sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

FA Cup Round 3 – Nimba United Get Upper Hand

[Observer] Coach Abraham Sese’s Nimba United took a step toward the semi-finals of the ongoing FA Cup after a 1-0 win over Keitrace FC yesterday at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

[Observer] Coach Abraham Sese's Nimba United took a step toward the semi-finals of the ongoing FA Cup after a 1-0 win over Keitrace FC yesterday at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Nabs Convicted Murderer Two Years After Breaking Jail in Grand Bassa County

[FrontPageAfrica] Grand Bassa County -Police in District Four, Grand Bassa County have arrested a man believed to be in his early 40’s for escaping from the Buchanan Central prison after being sentenced to life imprisonment by the second judicial circu…

[FrontPageAfrica] Grand Bassa County -Police in District Four, Grand Bassa County have arrested a man believed to be in his early 40's for escaping from the Buchanan Central prison after being sentenced to life imprisonment by the second judicial circuit court for killing his friend in 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia’s Legislature Passes U.S.$4 Million Financing Agreement With Speed

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The two Chambers of the Legislature Tuesday voted to ratify the Financing Agreement for the third Poverty Reduction Support Development Policy Operation though there were some opposing views.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The two Chambers of the Legislature Tuesday voted to ratify the Financing Agreement for the third Poverty Reduction Support Development Policy Operation though there were some opposing views.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UN Security Council Holds First Formal Meeting On Liberia Since Resolution 2333

[FrontPageAfrica] New York -Liberia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Amb. Lewis Brown says government has growing concern about a US$17 million funding gap for the implementation of the activities of the National Elections Commission (…

[FrontPageAfrica] New York -Liberia's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Amb. Lewis Brown says government has growing concern about a US$17 million funding gap for the implementation of the activities of the National Elections Commission (NEC) and is seeking continued partnership and support to sustain its peace and continued needed reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ECC Calls On NEC to Share Electronic Voter List for Independent Analysis

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) shares its findings June 29 on the observation of the Exhibition based on 209 reports from its 73 trained and accredited observers located in all 15 counties.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) shares its findings June 29 on the observation of the Exhibition based on 209 reports from its 73 trained and accredited observers located in all 15 counties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

China, Korea’s Success Offers ‘Valuable Lessons’ for Trade Inside Africa

[Afreximbank] Kigali -Activities marking the 24th Annual General Meeting of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) opened today in Kigali with Claver Gatete, Minister of Finance and Economic Planning of Rwanda, calling for the building of regiona…

[Afreximbank] Kigali -Activities marking the 24th Annual General Meeting of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) opened today in Kigali with Claver Gatete, Minister of Finance and Economic Planning of Rwanda, calling for the building of regional value chains to have the potential to generate enormous benefits for African economies.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

ECC Wants Electronic Voter List Shared

[The Capitol Times] The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) shared its findings yesterday on the observation of the Exhibition based on 209 reports from its 73 trained and accredited observers located in all 15 counties.

[The Capitol Times] The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) shared its findings yesterday on the observation of the Exhibition based on 209 reports from its 73 trained and accredited observers located in all 15 counties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia