From Liberian war to Philly film project,
Philly.comFrom Liberian war to Philly film project, women never stop singing of peacePhilly.comLeft to right, Liberian singers Zaye Tete and Fatu Gayflor, and filmmaker Toni Shapiro-Phim at the gallery of the Philadelphia Folklore Project in West Philadelphia. The Liberian singers are the subject of a new documentary, Because of the War ...
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 10:32 am
Liberia election results trickling in -
Eyewitness NewsLiberia election results trickling inEyewitness NewsMeanwhile, a South African election observer mission to Liberia has praised the country for holding credible polls. This echoes the sentiments of the African Union and the regional body ECOWAS. Lesiba Teffo from UNISA's Management of Democratic ...Weah maintains lead in Liberia election's early resultsWashington PostSoccer star and VP maintain early leads in Liberia presidential resultsReutersLiberia scores UN praise over conduct of polls as results trickle inafricanewsBBC News -New York Timesall 216 news articles »
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 1:56 am
Carter Center Issues Preliminary Statement
Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)Carter Center Issues Preliminary Statement on Liberia ElectionFront Page AfricaMonrovia — In a preliminary statement issued today, The Carter Center commended Liberians for the calm and peaceful atmosphere of their nation's Oct. 10 election. No matter the outcome of this election, it will result in a transfer of power from one ...Liberia: Strong Start for Weah but Run-Off Unavoidable, Initial Results ShowAllAfrica.comLiberia: NEC releases first preliminary resultsJournalducameroun.com - English - (press release)all 33 news articles »
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 1:55 am
George Weah, Joseph Boakai ahead in Liberia
Daily NationGeorge Weah, Joseph Boakai ahead in Liberia electionDaily Nation"In order for the final result to be credible, the Liberian authorities will have to show the greatest transparency regarding the handling of the result for the polling stations until the validation," the chief observer of the EU's Election Observation ...
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 8:33 pm
Liberia general polls get high rating from
Premium TimesLiberia general polls get high rating from EU observersPremium TimesThe European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Liberia has rated Tuesday's Presidential and House of Representatives elections in the West African country high. In its preliminary report released on Thursday, the mission said the “overall ...and more »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 12:06 pm
St. Henry students donate uniforms to
St. Henry students donate uniforms to Liberian team A youth group in Monrovia, Liberia, is wearing spirit wear from St. Henry District High School. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1F3hEoY
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:24 am
Police recruitment and brawl in parliament
The announcement by the Liberia National Police that it will recruit at least 8,000 new officers for 2017 and a brawl between two members of the upper house of Liberia’ bicameral parliament during session dominated the headlines in the Friday editions of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:28 am
Liberia: Woods Says Govt Must Take Blames
Monrovia — Former Public Works Minister, Atty. Samuel Kofi Woods says the leadership of President Ellen Johnson is fully responsible for the collapsing of the National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL). Atty. Woods said government was in the know that the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:58 pm
Meet America’s own warlord
More than a decade after Liberia’s civil war ended, we are still learning about what happened during the conflict and how those events affected ordinary people. One of the more bizarre stories is that of Chucky Taylor, a Liberian American teenager from ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:10 pm
101st Airborne Division receives second
Fort Campbell, KY – The 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) was awarded the Joint Meritorious Unit Award by the commanding general of U.S. Africa Command, Gen. David M. Rodriquez, during a ceremony held in the division headquarters building here August ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:03 pm