Liberia Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Conversation group rescue injured turtle off Liberian coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 |

    REUTERS: A marine conversation group marked World Turtle Day by rescuing an injured loggerhead turtle they found off the coast of Liberia while on an expedition to crack down on illegal fishing. The crew on Sea Shepherd Global spotted the injured turtle floating on the ocean surface off the coast of Monrovia, Liberia on May 23 and sent dive teams out to bring it to safety.


  2. Akufo-Addo didn't lose ECOWAS election - " Ayorkor BotchweyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | GhanaWeb

    ... time Togo. So sorry to disappoint some folks, Ecowas doesnt work like that. The chairmanship smoothly moved from Liberia to Togo. "This propaganda will not wash. Guess what? It was President Akufo-Addo who proposed President Faure and all the others ...


  3. With $1b Africa deal, Israel's solar power exports eclipse local usageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | The Times of Israel

    ... to install the solar panels is part of an agreement that came out of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's trip to Liberia to attend the Economic Community of West African States on Sunday. Jerusalem-based Energiya Global's deal will start with a $20 ...


  4. Israel and Senegal mend diplomatic fencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 | Debka

    Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Senegal's President Macky Sall announced on Sunday that the diplomatic crisis between the two countries is over. They met on the sidelines of the African economic summit in Liberia.


  5. Israel to invest $1B in solar energy in West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 | The Peninsula

    DAKAR, Senegal: The West African regional group ECOWAS signed a memorandum of understanding with Israel in the Liberian capital Monrovia on Saturday to provide solar energy worth $1 billion to 15 member countries over the next four years. The deal was signed hours before the ECOWAS heads of state summit began in Monrovia where the Israeli premier will address the group's leaders.


  6. Netanyahu woos West African leaders at Liberia summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 | Yahoo!

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday joined West African leaders at a summit in Liberia, where they hailed peacekeeping efforts in the region but warned about threats to stability. Netanyahu, who had visited east Africa in July 2016, vowed that they had "no better partner" than his country after he was received by Liberian President and outgoing head of the Economic Community of West African States Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.


  7. Faure Gnassingbe is new ECOWAS chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 |

    ... election was announced on Sunday, June 4, 2017 at the 51st Ordinary Session of the Heads of ECOWAS ongoing Monrovia, Liberia. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will ...


  8. Seeking to boost ties, Netanyahu meets with African leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 | The Times of Israel

    In Monrovia to attend economic summit, PM says improving relations with Israel must be translated into support at the UN Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is seen at the airport in Liberia's capital Monrovia after arriving for an official state visit on June 4, 2017. After being greeted by Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf upon arriving in the capital Monrovia, Netanyahu met with Marcel Alain de Souza, the president of the Economic Community of West African States, to speak about how to further the relationship between Israel and the bloc, the Prime Minister's Office said in a statement.


  9. Can Israel help solve Africa's problems?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 | Jerusalem Post

    Prime Minister Benjamin traveled 12 hours each way to Liberia on Sunday in an effort to demonstrate that Israel is serious when it says that it is coming back to Africa. Netanyahu, in a 15-minute speech to the leaders of the 15 nations that make up the Economic Community of Western African States , said that Israel is willing to send "technology survey teams to every one of your countries and see together what is the best way to cooperate."


  10. Netanyahu Meets Economic Community of West African States in LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 | The Jewish Press

    an official visit to Monrovia, Liberia, by President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf. The national anthems of both countries were played and the PM inspected an honor guard and observed a traditional local dance. Netanyahu then met with Economic Community of ...


  11. Netanyahu lands in Monrovia, reconciliation expected with SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 | Jerusalem Post

    Netanyahu told reporters on his plane that the purpose of the visit was to strengthen Israel's rapidly growing ties with Africa. Monrovia, Liberia Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu landed here early Sunday morning to be the first Israeli leader to take part in a summit of leaders from the 15-member Economic Community of West African States .


  12. Richardson at forefront of global battle against chimp testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 4 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Former Gov. Bill Richardson interacting with young chimps in the African Congo while visiting Jane Goodall's wildlife preserves. Image from video courtesy of John Silver A caretaker interacts with a chimpanzee Aug. 18, 2015, after feeding time on the six mangrove outcroppings that make up Chimpanzee Island, about 31 miles southeast of Liberia's capital, Monrovia.


  13. Helping Liberian children well worth the costRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 3 | The Daily Republic

    ... do not want to have our lives extended. Yesterday about 10,000 donated children's books began their long journey to Liberia. The Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District donated the books. The books are used over an over again and it is easy to ...


  14. Liberia: Morrocco's King Mohammed VI Cancels Liberia Visit Over 'Tension' With IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 |

    Tension and controversy between Morocco and Israel is being cited for the late cancellation of King Mohammed VI visit to Liberia where he was scheduled to participate in the 51st summit of the Economic Community of West African States due to take place in Monrovia on June 4th. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is due in Monrovia Saturday for a six-hour stop where he is expected to address the summit.


  15. The former Liberian leader Charles Taylor- photo from CNNRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | Egypt Today

    ... action that "would necessarily amount to or involve the commission of the offence of torture". Charles Taylor, once Liberia's most feared rebel fighter who served as president from 1997 to 2003, is serving a 50-year sentence in a British jail for ...


  16. Netanyahu to make second trip to Africa in year to attend summit in LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Jerusalem Post

    In a sign of Israel's blossoming ties with Africa, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office announced Thursday evening that in two-weeks he will attend a summit of the 15-member Economic Community of West African States to be held in Liberia. This will be Netanyahu's second trip to Africa in less than a year.


  17. What a Real Feminist Foreign Policy Looks LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Ms. Magazine

    ... government's forays on the world stage have an almost narcissistic quality. Evidence? Trudeau's November trip to Liberia, one of the world's poorest countries, where he announced $1 million to help Liberia hold elections but not a penny to ...


  18. Scholarship for African students will be increased to 50,000 in next 5 years: Prakash JavadekarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Times of India

    ... Resource capital for the world. Alvin E Attah, Deputy Minister of Economic Management, Government of the Republic of Liberia , Moetaz Yaken, First Advisor of Minister, Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation, Republic of Egypt, R K ...


  19. Liberian President Sirleaf tells new Babson grads "in...Read the original story

    May 24, 2017 | The Swellesley Report

    Babson College undergraduate and graduate students had the privilege of hearing Liberian President - and 2011 Nobel Peace Prize recipient - Ellen Johnson Sirleaf deliver the commencement address at this past weekend's ceremonies. Sirleaf traveled 4,600 miles to Wellesley to share her message, which included her urging students "not settle for the ordinary when the extraordinary is in your line of sight."


  20. Whata s education without a flicker of light?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Perspective

    ... youth when you see a childlike Tamba focused and not distracted hovering over his notebook keenly. Six months ago, Liberia was sparking with chatter about Akon's arrival and the Light to Learn collaboration with Bridge Partnership Schools for ...