Liberia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. The Code of Conduct-Potential Recipe for Conflict in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | The Perspective

    ... the NEC to: (a). administer and enforce all laws relative to the conduct of elections throughout the Republic of Liberia and (h): the NEC shall Formulate and enforce guidelines controlling the conduct of all elections for elective public offices ...


  2. Liberian boy rescued by Ed Sheeran during Comic Relief speaks outRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2017 | NME

    The 14-year-old orphan - who goes by the name JD - was the subject of an emotional meeting with Sheeran for Comic Relief The Liberian boy who was rescued by Ed Sheeran has spoken about the experience of being saved by the artist. Sheeran met JD, a 14-year-old orphan who lives on the streets of Liberia, for a segment for last Friday's Comic Relief telecast.


  3. How Ebola Impacted Liberia's Appetite for BushmeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Voice of America

    Alice Jallabah, head of a bushmeat seller group, holds dried bushmeat on Oct. 7, 2014, in Monrovia. The outbreak of the Ebola virus in Liberia led to a ban on eating bushmeat.


  4. Liberian Presidential Candidate MacDella Cooper awarded IAGHS Meritorius Service MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | PR Log

    ... in giving up their time to the voluntary care of those in need." MacDella "Mackie" Cooper - also known to many as "Liberia's Angel"- was born in Monrovia, Liberia. Her life was deeply affected by the Liberian Civil War in 1990s. As a teen, she lived ...


  5. Survivors remember Ebola epidemic as Samaritan's Purse releases documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | The Gazette

    Gloves dry early in the Ebola epidemic, in Foya, Liberia. From Samaritan's Purse, FACING DARKNESS releases March 30, 2017.


  6. Africa's top shots: 24-30 March 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Newsday

    The previous day, these men were captured having a chat in an alleyway in the old city of Marrakech, Morocco. These sheep in the Puntland region of Somalia, suffering under a drought, had only one thing on their minds - water.


  7. Liberian marathon runner racing past prejudiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | UPI

    ... Running might elicit the kind of happiness for which she was named, but becoming a top athlete in a country like Liberia is no easy feat. Since Kollie began running marathons in 2013, she has won two third-place medals in the Liberia Marathon. But ...


  8. Kenya: Lebanese Firm Zakhem On the Spot Over Sh48bn PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 |

    ... got lucrative tenders in the National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), thanks to President Olusegun Obasanjo, but in Liberia, they left in 2009 under a cloud of controversy after President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf dismissed her confidant Harry Greaves -- ...


  9. Liberia: Unclear U.S. Policy Toward Africa Has Implications On Upcoming ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 |

    ... agenda. We remain grateful to the United States for its continued support" - President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf Liberia, Africa's oldest republic in particular which has been a key beneficiary of US assistance since independence finds itself in a state ...


  10. Ed Sheeran teams up with the Teenage Cancer TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Daily Mail

    And the charitable Ed Sheeran was lending his support to another worthy cause on Tuesday night as he joined forces with the Teenage Cancer Trust for a concert at the Royal Albert Hall. The singer was joined in a backstage snap by David Beckham and Roger Daltrey at the London venue after performing a gig in front of thousands of fans.


  11. ICT, Digital Liberia And E-GovernmentRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | The Perspective

    At a recent gathering of Liberian dignitaries - the big names, including the US Ambassador accredited to Liberia, USAID Executives, line Ministers and others - at a local hotel, with the Honorable, Dr. Fredrick Norkeh, Minister of Posts & Telecommunications, R. L .., the host in collaboration with the United States Agency for International Development, USAID, the funding partner . They In a major statement as Head and most senior management executive of the Information and Communication Technology sector in Liberia, Dr. Norkeh "called on policy makers to join his Ministry " and the funding partners "in championing technological transfer in the country" .


  12. Liberiaa s 2017 Presidential Election: The Danger of Identity Politics and TribalismRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | The Perspective

    ... leaders and activists, but have become a common place and an obvious recipe for violence, deaths and destruction. Liberia, a West African nation is, without a doubt, a failed and struggling state in terms of political, social and economic ...


  13. Ed Sheeran pays for safe home for Liberian boys after moving Comic Relief tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 |

    Ed Sheeran paid an emotional trip to Liberia in aid of Comic Relief where he met several children in poverty Ed Sheeran has paid for a group of Liberian children to stay in a safe place following his recent trip to the country in aid of Comic Relief . Following Friday night's emotional plea during the televised show, the organisation has confirmed that the British singer has ensured the young boys are now safe.


  14. For Commencement, A Historically Male Set of SpeakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Harvard Crimson

    When Mark E. Zuckerberg speaks at the University's afternoon exercises in May, he will be the latest in a series of heads of state, television hosts, journalists, award-winner actors, and Cabinet members to have addressed a year of Harvard graduates. But he will also join a cadre of overwhelmingly male speakers.


  15. After Ebola, Nancy Writebol continues her calling counseling other survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | WBTV

    It's been three years since a humble Charlotte missionary found herself at the center of West Africa's Ebola crisis. Nancy Writebol has fully recovered and she and her husband David are working in Liberia again.


  16. Ed Sheeran pays for safe home for raped Liberian boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Daily Mail

    In a statement issued after the appeal show went out on Friday night, the organisation revealed that the British musician's efforts had saved their lives. An emotional Ed was lauded with praise when he refused to leave the side of raped and abused Liberian street boys who he met on-camera, and instead pleaded to rehouse them for the night.


  17. UNWTO appoints Shaikha Mai Bint Mohammed Al-Khalifa as Ambassador of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Hospitality Net

    ... Tourism for Development 2017 Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia, Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, Chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization, Michael Frenzel, President of the Federal Association of the German ...


  18. Chimps left to starve on monkey island are now thrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Hand of friendship: Chimps left to starve on monkey island by health research company are thriving after volunteers canoe in to feed them bananas and coconuts Chimpanzees who were captured from the wild by humans to be used in medical experiments, infected with deadly diseases like hepatitis, then left deep in the jungles of Liberia are now thriving after crowd-funding efforts raised money to help with high monthly care costs. The chimps who live on six islets in the country's south - region dubbed Monkey Island - were experimented on at a controversial virus testing laboratory set up by the New York Blood Center in 1974.


  19. What Trump Got Right About the UN an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Bloomberg

    ... to the Ebola epidemic that devastated West Africa in 2014 and 2015. I covered that epidemic as a journalist based in Liberia, home to what was once one of the largest UN peacekeeping missions in the world. The juxtaposition of the hardship and ...


  20. Youth And The Southeast: The missing links to Joseph Boakaia s PresidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | The Perspective

    It is a hoary and a trite concept that presidential election is won by the collective value and message of the team . A single candidate, no matter the marquee status and position in society, cannot match the well-suited and strategically positioned combination of two individuals with seamless attributes for overall success.