#KnysnaFire – High Winds Preventing SANDF Choppers From Fighting Blazes

[News24Wire] High winds are preventing three SA National Defence Force (SANDF) helicopters from flying in to help fight major fires in Knysna and the Eden District Municipality in the Southern Cape.

[News24Wire] High winds are preventing three SA National Defence Force (SANDF) helicopters from flying in to help fight major fires in Knysna and the Eden District Municipality in the Southern Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Peace Island Turns Borough – As Lower House Passes Status Bill

[The Capitol Times] Members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday June 6, 2017 during a regular session held at the Capitol Building unanimously voted passage of a bill creating the Peace Island in the township of Congo Town as a borough.

[The Capitol Times] Members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday June 6, 2017 during a regular session held at the Capitol Building unanimously voted passage of a bill creating the Peace Island in the township of Congo Town as a borough.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Talk and Do – CAF Donates Us $500k Medical Equipment to Six Hospitals Featured

[The Capitol Times] The Cummings Africa Foundation (CAF) has announced the donation of two 40-ft containers worth US$565,000.00 (L$62.7 million) of medical supplies and equipment to six hospitals in six counties.

[The Capitol Times] The Cummings Africa Foundation (CAF) has announced the donation of two 40-ft containers worth US$565,000.00 (L$62.7 million) of medical supplies and equipment to six hospitals in six counties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

House Summons Energy Sector

[New Dawn] Authorities of Liberia’s energy sector have been summoned by the House of Representatives to provide reasons for negotiating another management services agreement for the Liberia Electricity Corporation or LEC, when investigation is yet to b…

[New Dawn] Authorities of Liberia's energy sector have been summoned by the House of Representatives to provide reasons for negotiating another management services agreement for the Liberia Electricity Corporation or LEC, when investigation is yet to be concluded into alleged inconsistencies that marred the previous management contract.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ECC Intensifies Long-Term Observation of Electoral Activities Here

[New Dawn] The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) has intensified its observation mission to include the Political Parties’ Primaries and the Exhibition of the Provisional Registration Roll across the 73 electoral districts within the 15 counties. …

[New Dawn] The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) has intensified its observation mission to include the Political Parties' Primaries and the Exhibition of the Provisional Registration Roll across the 73 electoral districts within the 15 counties. This is part of the ECC long-term elections observation mission deploying 89 observers including 16 county coordinators and 73 electoral district observers, two coordinators from Montserrado County who observed the voter registration process. ECC observers are using mob

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mercycrops Launches Solar Energy Project

[New Dawn] MercyCrops Liberia has launched a renewable energy fair in Ganta, Nimba County, bringing together cross section of citizens. The Light UP Liberia project is being funded by the European Union under the theme: Awakening the Market for Renewab…

[New Dawn] MercyCrops Liberia has launched a renewable energy fair in Ganta, Nimba County, bringing together cross section of citizens. The Light UP Liberia project is being funded by the European Union under the theme: Awakening the Market for Renewable Energy.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

World Bank Releases New Report On Africa’s Energy Sector

[NEWS] A World Bank new report released Wednesday in Copenhagen has revealed that only 35 percent of Africa’s population has access to power and a generation capacity of just 100 GW.

[NEWS] A World Bank new report released Wednesday in Copenhagen has revealed that only 35 percent of Africa's population has access to power and a generation capacity of just 100 GW.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Tubman Opposes Code of Conduct

[NEWS] Former presidential candidate Winston Tubman says the Code of Conduct cannot be invoked to prevent anyone from participating in the October 10 Presidential and General Elections.

[NEWS] Former presidential candidate Winston Tubman says the Code of Conduct cannot be invoked to prevent anyone from participating in the October 10 Presidential and General Elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia