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Liberia: Boost for Zubah Town, Duport Road Market - $25k Check From President
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has presented a check of US$25,000 to the Lighthouse Full Gospel Church for the two lots of land hosting the Zubah Town, Duport Road Market in District #4, Montserrado County.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Liberia: Former Interim President Dies
Former transitional Chairman Charles Gyude Bryant has passed following a brief illness.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Africa: Improved Management Begets Stable Economy
Liberia's Finance Minister Amara Konneh says in order for countries to build the resilience to combat fragility, Africa needs a transformation based on inclusive growth for its people.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Taxes: Has Liberia Nobel Prize Winners Paid Taxes US$1 Million Received?
"But in terms of owning something, zero! People say that the family got all this money.
West Africa: Liberia to Establish Heath Equity Fund
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says if Liberia is to achieve Universal Health Coverage, it must begin to build a sustainable health financing system through domestic financing for the health sector.She admitted that it will be a daunting task considering the multiple needs of a country undergoing reconstruction; however, it must be done.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Nigeria: About University for a Night & the David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Awards
University for a Night 2104 brought together more than 300 leaders from around the world to share ideas and inspiration about how we can work together to overcome poverty and create a more sustainable, prosperous world.
Liberia: China Provides U.S.$20,000
In an effort to fight vector-borne diseases, the Embassy of People's Republic of China near Monrovia has donated US$20,000 on behalf of the China Red Cross Society to the Liberia National Red Society to help strengthen the response to the spread of the Ebola virus in the country.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
World Bank Wants Poor Countries to Monitor Flawed Contracts
The recent story that the World Bank believes that monitoring and, or enforcing concessionary agreements would yield higher benefits for poor countries, but continuing to write sweetheart deals for multinational corporations is another interesting news about concessionary contracts.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Liberia: 'Away but in Charge of Leadership'
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf says though she was out of the country, but was fully in charge of the country's leadership.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Liberia: Minister Tah Resigns? 'Letter of Resignation in President's Office'
Sources within the Executive Mansion confirmed to FrontPageAfrica Tuesday that Liberia's Minister of Justice Christiana Tah has tendered in her resignation from the Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf government with immediate effect.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Presidential Press Secretary Jerolinmek Piah has rebuffed comments made by businessman turned politician Benoni Urey against President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf.
NWSC wins prestigious global award
National Water and Sewerage Corporation has won the prestigious 2014 Water Leaders Award during the Global Water Summit in Paris.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Liberia: The politics of Ebola
Benoni Urey held no punches last week, when he slammed President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf for what he described as abandoning the nation for an overseas adventure in the midst of a major health epidemic.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
A Rejoinder to Jerry Wehtee Wiona s Article on the US $200 Million Lobby Saga
Liberia's House of Representatives has commenced probing allegations that the Liberian Government under the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Administration spent over US$200 Million on lobbying.
Africa: UN Rome-Based Agencies Reveal Food Security and Nutrition Targers for Post-2015 Agenda
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization , the International Fund for Agricultural Development and the World Food Programme unveiled today the results of their joint work to develop targets and indicators for a new global development paradigm for sustainable agriculture, food security and nutrition.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Pope tells Belgian youths he's happy to have a job
Pope Francis meets Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf during an audience at the Vatican on Saturday.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Fighting malaria is good investment, says UN chief
BRUSSELS, April 3, : Launching the Millennium Development Goals showed that fighting malaria is a good investment to saves lives and develop economy, said UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Thursday.
Dubya's Collection of World Leader Portraits Is Finally Here
The Artist Formerly Known as President, amateur painter, and proprietor of collectible Christmas ornaments George W. Bush unveiled his hotly anticipated collection of portraits of world leaders today.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Liberia: Pres. Sirleaf - Every Nation Is At Risk
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has warned that every nation, directly or indirectly, is at risk as evidenced by what is happening in trouble spots around the world, signaling out the turmoil in Syria, Egypt, and Ukraine, among others.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
UN chief urges action on Central African Republic
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon addresses the media at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels on Wednesday, April 2, 2014.