Census Postponed to 2019

[New Democrat] The National housing and population census has been postponed to 2019 after the legislature and the president agreed on a resolution to delay the constitutional event to ensure integrity of the exercise. Nimba County Representative Larry…

[New Democrat] The National housing and population census has been postponed to 2019 after the legislature and the president agreed on a resolution to delay the constitutional event to ensure integrity of the exercise. Nimba County Representative Larry Yonquai said Thursday in the capital Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Immunization Platform Convenes 4th General Assembly in Monrovia

[Observer] The Interim Board Chair of the Liberia Immunization Platform (LIP) Joyce Kilikpo Jarwolo has told colleagues at the Platform’s 4th General Assembly (GA) that it was no better time for them to renew their commitment by saving the lives of Lib…

[Observer] The Interim Board Chair of the Liberia Immunization Platform (LIP) Joyce Kilikpo Jarwolo has told colleagues at the Platform's 4th General Assembly (GA) that it was no better time for them to renew their commitment by saving the lives of Liberian children than at a time when there is a new national leadership that is pushing for a "pro-poor" agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Weah Breaks Ground for Military Hospital

[Observer] The scene at the Edward Binyah Kesseley Barracks near Schiefflin, Margibi County yesterday was one of jubilation, characterized by a military demonstration drill when President George Weah performed the historic groundbreaking ceremony for t…

[Observer] The scene at the Edward Binyah Kesseley Barracks near Schiefflin, Margibi County yesterday was one of jubilation, characterized by a military demonstration drill when President George Weah performed the historic groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a 200-bedroom military hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Leaders Tell Mike Sonko to Keep Off Mt Kenya 2022 Politics

[Nation] A section of leaders from Mt Kenya have condemned Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko for claiming politicians from the region were planning to sabotage Deputy President (DP) William Ruto’s 2022 presidential bid.

[Nation] A section of leaders from Mt Kenya have condemned Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko for claiming politicians from the region were planning to sabotage Deputy President (DP) William Ruto's 2022 presidential bid.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Largest Fresh Water Reservoir, ‘Lake Chad’ Shrinks

[Vanguard] Shrinking of Lake Chad is threating livelihoods of people in the region and raises the need for improved strategies to manage the water resource to remedy losses, WaterAid has said.

[Vanguard] Shrinking of Lake Chad is threating livelihoods of people in the region and raises the need for improved strategies to manage the water resource to remedy losses, WaterAid has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria