President Sirleaf to Campaign for Women Legislative Candidates

[Observer] She is no longer running for office but President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has assured the Liberia Women’s Policy Platform (LWPP) that she will be on her feet everywhere to campaign for women listed and certified by the National Elections Commi…

[Observer] She is no longer running for office but President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has assured the Liberia Women's Policy Platform (LWPP) that she will be on her feet everywhere to campaign for women listed and certified by the National Elections Commission (NEC) to participate in the forthcoming elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ICOC Establishes Branch in Ganta

[Observer] The International Church of Christ on Sunday, July 23, established a branch in Ganta, the commercial hub of Nimba County, to be called “Ganta Christian Church.”

[Observer] The International Church of Christ on Sunday, July 23, established a branch in Ganta, the commercial hub of Nimba County, to be called "Ganta Christian Church."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LCL to Host Lutheran Church’s 500th Anniversary

[Observer] Rt. Rev. Dr. Daniel Jensen Seyenkulo says the Lutheran Church in Liberia (LCL) is expected to host the 500th-anniversary celebration of the Lutheran Communion of Central and Western Africa (LUCCWA) in September in Monrovia.

[Observer] Rt. Rev. Dr. Daniel Jensen Seyenkulo says the Lutheran Church in Liberia (LCL) is expected to host the 500th-anniversary celebration of the Lutheran Communion of Central and Western Africa (LUCCWA) in September in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Transformative Social Change Through Youth Development and Sustainable Agriculture

[Observer] The most vital and clear-cut pathway to propelling transformative social change and inclusive growth in Liberia is through youth development and sustainable agriculture. It is no secret that agriculture is the backbone of our economy with ov…

[Observer] The most vital and clear-cut pathway to propelling transformative social change and inclusive growth in Liberia is through youth development and sustainable agriculture. It is no secret that agriculture is the backbone of our economy with over 80 percent of our people living in abject poverty, earning less than US$2 per day, and relying primarily on small-scale subsistence farming as their primary source of income, food, nutrition and survival. Our country ranks 12th from bottom of the United Nation's Huma

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Messengers of Peace – Dialogue Among Peace Messengers

[Observer] A lot has happened over the past three weeks, we have new winners for May and June, Youth Peace Dialogue Writing competition on sustainable peace, Last week Thursday 27 July 2017 Messengers of Peace (MOP)-Liberia launched its second peace su…

[Observer] A lot has happened over the past three weeks, we have new winners for May and June, Youth Peace Dialogue Writing competition on sustainable peace, Last week Thursday 27 July 2017 Messengers of Peace (MOP)-Liberia launched its second peace summer camp offering nearly 70 youth from Montserrado and neighboring counties the opportunity to increase their understanding of conflict management, electoral processes, languages and cultures.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ECC Challenges NEC to Ensure Transparency

[Observer] With the irregularities that were reported during the Voter Registration (VR) exhibition still fresh on the minds of the electorate, calls have started to emerge for the NEC to do all in its power to cultivate public confidence in the electo…

[Observer] With the irregularities that were reported during the Voter Registration (VR) exhibition still fresh on the minds of the electorate, calls have started to emerge for the NEC to do all in its power to cultivate public confidence in the electoral exercise to ensure peaceful elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

EPA Craves for Sustainable Harvest of Resources

[Observer] The manager for Climate Change at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of Liberia, Ben Karmoh, has challenged concessionaires operating in the country to harvest natural resources in a sustainable way so as to preserve the environment.

[Observer] The manager for Climate Change at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of Liberia, Ben Karmoh, has challenged concessionaires operating in the country to harvest natural resources in a sustainable way so as to preserve the environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Defense Authorities Deny Deployment of ‘230 Nigerian Soldiers’

[Observer] Defense authorities in Monrovia have denied report of the deployment of 230 soldiers from the Nigerian Army to beef-up Liberia’s security sector during and after the elections.

[Observer] Defense authorities in Monrovia have denied report of the deployment of 230 soldiers from the Nigerian Army to beef-up Liberia's security sector during and after the elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ZOA Improves Food and Nutrition Security Through Cassava Value Chain

[Observer] The production and marketing coordinator of ZOA-Liberia, Michael Dey, has disclosed that his institution is working with smallholder farmers and processors in Liberia’s cassava sector to improve food and nutrition security through the cassav…

[Observer] The production and marketing coordinator of ZOA-Liberia, Michael Dey, has disclosed that his institution is working with smallholder farmers and processors in Liberia's cassava sector to improve food and nutrition security through the cassava value chain.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Methodist School Honors Rev. Giddings

[Observer] When renowned Methodist preacher Reverend Emmanuel J. Giddings finally decided to return to Liberia after many years residing in the United States, he was coming to help educate the thousands of Liberian youth and older folks disadvantaged b…

[Observer] When renowned Methodist preacher Reverend Emmanuel J. Giddings finally decided to return to Liberia after many years residing in the United States, he was coming to help educate the thousands of Liberian youth and older folks disadvantaged by the years of civil war.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia