Nigeria Mosque Suicide Bombing Kills Dozens

[Deutsche Welle] A suicide bomber has killed at least 50 people in the Nigerian town of Mubi, with the death toll expected to rise further. Officials believe jihadi group Boko Haram is responsible.

[Deutsche Welle] A suicide bomber has killed at least 50 people in the Nigerian town of Mubi, with the death toll expected to rise further. Officials believe jihadi group Boko Haram is responsible.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Health Workers in Lofa Protest Over Incentives

[New Dawn] Over 100 health workers in Lofa County, northern Liberia have reportedly abandoned work in demand of three months’ incentives owed them by the Pentecostal Mission Unlimited or PMU.

[New Dawn] Over 100 health workers in Lofa County, northern Liberia have reportedly abandoned work in demand of three months' incentives owed them by the Pentecostal Mission Unlimited or PMU.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Riot At NEC Ruling

[New Dawn] The grounds of the National Elections Commission became very tense, when an officer of the Emergency Response Unit of the Liberia National Police landed few punches in the face of the Deputy Secretary General for press and public affairs of …

[New Dawn] The grounds of the National Elections Commission became very tense, when an officer of the Emergency Response Unit of the Liberia National Police landed few punches in the face of the Deputy Secretary General for press and public affairs of the opposition Liberty Party, Mr. Edward Kla Tomey.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

New Report Calls for Industrialization of Africa

[New Dawn] A new report released Friday by the African Development Bank (AfDB) calls for the industrialization of the continent with a focus on smart industrial policy, structural transformations and a move towards processing the continent’s raw materi…

[New Dawn] A new report released Friday by the African Development Bank (AfDB) calls for the industrialization of the continent with a focus on smart industrial policy, structural transformations and a move towards processing the continent's raw materials into value added products.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Methodist Bishop Alarms Over Homosexuality

[New Dawn] The Bishop of the Liberia Annual Conference, United Methodist Church Rev. Dr. Samuel Quire, Jr. alarms here about the weave of homosexual practices in the Methodist Church, terming it as “very serious.”

[New Dawn] The Bishop of the Liberia Annual Conference, United Methodist Church Rev. Dr. Samuel Quire, Jr. alarms here about the weave of homosexual practices in the Methodist Church, terming it as "very serious."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Accidents Wound Several On Bushrod Island

[New Dawn] At least five persons were severely wounded over the weekend in two separate accidents on the Bushrod Island, suburb of Monrovia. In Sayon Town, a commercial pick-up traveling from the direction of Central Monrovia to Logan Town collided wit…

[New Dawn] At least five persons were severely wounded over the weekend in two separate accidents on the Bushrod Island, suburb of Monrovia. In Sayon Town, a commercial pick-up traveling from the direction of Central Monrovia to Logan Town collided with a tricycle, known here as "Kehkeh", wounding all four occupants on board.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UNHCR, Partner Turn Over Wash Facilities

[New Dawn] The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees or UNHCR and its implementing partner, Africa Humanitarian Action or AHA have turned over several water and sanitation facilities to the Government of Liberia at the Little Wlebo Refugee Camp…

[New Dawn] The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees or UNHCR and its implementing partner, Africa Humanitarian Action or AHA have turned over several water and sanitation facilities to the Government of Liberia at the Little Wlebo Refugee Camp in Maryland County, southeast Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UL Protesters Arrested

[New Dawn] Several prospective graduates and non-graduating students at the state – run University of Liberia (UL) have been arrested by officers of the Liberia National Police (LNP) in response to a wild protest against a deadline set by administratio…

[New Dawn] Several prospective graduates and non-graduating students at the state - run University of Liberia (UL) have been arrested by officers of the Liberia National Police (LNP) in response to a wild protest against a deadline set by administration for students to complete their registration process, while prospective graduates also oppose high graduation fees payment under short notice.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia