AFELL Bemoans Persistent SGBV, Attacks On Women

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–Says It’s Troubling The Association of Female Lawyers of Liberia (AFELL) says that it is deeply troubled by persistent sexual and gender-based violence and attacks on women and girls especially during this COVID-19 crisis when everyone should be practicing social distancing. Sexual and gender-based violence at this time undermines the […]

Liberians Take Steps To Improve Their Livelihood Through EU Funded Projects – Insights From A Field Trip

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Liberians benefit through various development projects funded by the European Union and its partners after the European Union allocated 279 million Euros to support Liberia’s Good Governance, Agriculture, Forestry, Education, Energy and Transport sectors for the period between 2014 and 2020. In March 2020, the “European Union – Liberia Partnership […]

US Deports 12 Liberians

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The United States of America, Liberia’s longtime diplomatic friend, deported 12 Liberians whom they accused of committing various offenses from four states. The sates are, New Orleans, Atlanta Georgia, St. Paul Minnesota and Philadelphia. Senor immigration officials who declined to be named told New Republic that they arrived in the […]

Food Distribution starts on good footing

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At long last, the   National Steering Committee for the COVID-19 food distribution program, started smoothly as planned. The committee had earlier said that it would not be able to meet up with the May 23 date set for the commencement of the distribution. However, following the intervention of President George […]

LRA Arrests Fake Customs Officer

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By Joycline Wea MONROVIA  May 26–The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has arrested a man claiming to be an employee of the Authority, extorting money from entities. The imposter, identified as Jackclan Fahnbulleh, was arrested following a tip off on Wednesday, May 20, in Paynesville at the Masarco Business Center. LRA […]

Pres. Weah Participates In UBA Africa Day 2020 Conversation As Panelist, Discloses Economic Interventions In Liberia During COVID-19

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President George Manneh Weah on Monday May 25, 2020 participated in a one day symposium dubbed, UBA Africa Conversation,organised by the United Bank for Africa. The series, in its second year, brought together African and World leaders to discuss ‘Domestic policies, regional development, and poasible threats facing Africa’s Global achievement of […]

Liberia To Strengthen Health Services And Expand The New Redemption Hospital In Caldwell

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WASHINGTON: The World Bank Board of Executive Directors has approved a US$54 million International Development Association (IDA) credit to improve health service delivery to women, children, and adolescents in Liberia. The Institutional Foundations to Improve Services for Health (IFISH) project will support the expansion and operationalization of the new Redemption Hospital in […]