Boakai Urges Partisans to Respect Ellen, Others – Promises One-Term Presidency

[Observer] It is true that Unity Party is experiencing some level of infighting, but there is no animosity between him and President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, according to Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai, the party’s standard-bearer.

[Observer] It is true that Unity Party is experiencing some level of infighting, but there is no animosity between him and President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, according to Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai, the party's standard-bearer.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘WTO a Model for Negotiation, Development, Partnership’

[Observer] The Minister of Commerce and Industry (MOCI), Axel M. Addy, says Liberia’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) is a model for negotiation, development and partnership. Minister Addy made the statement on Tuesday at the kickoff of…

[Observer] The Minister of Commerce and Industry (MOCI), Axel M. Addy, says Liberia's accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) is a model for negotiation, development and partnership. Minister Addy made the statement on Tuesday at the kickoff of the 'e-commerce MSME' during the 11th Ministerial Conference of the WTO in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Providence’ – a Movie About Liberia Premieres

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Dr. Clarice Ford-Kulah, a Liberian film producer, said the movie ‘Providence, is a love story that unveils the Liberian culture and will attract tourist to the country.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Dr. Clarice Ford-Kulah, a Liberian film producer, said the movie 'Providence, is a love story that unveils the Liberian culture and will attract tourist to the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Research Important for Sustainable Development – World Bank Liberia Country Manager

[FrontPageAfrica] Fendell -The World Bank Liberia Country Manager, Larisa Leshchenko says research and development have become the most enduring and effective means of boosting sustainable economic development and re-enforcing competitiveness in the fa…

[FrontPageAfrica] Fendell -The World Bank Liberia Country Manager, Larisa Leshchenko says research and development have become the most enduring and effective means of boosting sustainable economic development and re-enforcing competitiveness in the face of rapid growth taking place between industries, countries and people in the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Africa’s Must-Do Decade

[New Dawn] Since 2000, Africa has recorded impressive rates of economic growth, owing largely to development assistance and a prolonged commodity boom. While the continent shows great diversity in the socioeconomic trajectories, growth rates have gener…

[New Dawn] Since 2000, Africa has recorded impressive rates of economic growth, owing largely to development assistance and a prolonged commodity boom. While the continent shows great diversity in the socioeconomic trajectories, growth rates have generally masked an underlying lack of structural transformation.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Defense Official Asks Ecowas to Back Election

[New Dawn] The Deputy Minister of Defense for Operations Jerome Larbelle, has urged the members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to continue its support towards the electoral process in Liberia.

[New Dawn] The Deputy Minister of Defense for Operations Jerome Larbelle, has urged the members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to continue its support towards the electoral process in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UP Wants Runoff Halted Again

[New Dawn] Liberia’s ruling Unity Party (UP) is requesting the Supreme Court to issue another stay order against the conduct of a presidential runoff scheduled by the National Elections Commission (NEC) for 26 December, informing the Court that NEC has…

[New Dawn] Liberia's ruling Unity Party (UP) is requesting the Supreme Court to issue another stay order against the conduct of a presidential runoff scheduled by the National Elections Commission (NEC) for 26 December, informing the Court that NEC has failed to clean-up the Final Registration Roll (FRR) as mandated.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Women Group Protests At NEC

[New Dawn] A group of women under the banner Movement for the Removal of the National Election Commission Chairman Cllr. Jerome Korkoya staged a peaceful protest Thursday, 14 December at the headquarter of the National Elections Commission (NEC) on 9th…

[New Dawn] A group of women under the banner Movement for the Removal of the National Election Commission Chairman Cllr. Jerome Korkoya staged a peaceful protest Thursday, 14 December at the headquarter of the National Elections Commission (NEC) on 9th Street, Sinkor.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MoE Orders Schools to Remain Opened

[New Dawn] The Ministry of Education (MOE) has directed all principals, District Education Officers, and County Education Officers to ensure that all schools remain in session until the beginning of the Christmas vacation on 22 December.

[New Dawn] The Ministry of Education (MOE) has directed all principals, District Education Officers, and County Education Officers to ensure that all schools remain in session until the beginning of the Christmas vacation on 22 December.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia