Monthly Archives: June 2018

Liberia, World Bank Sign US$11.07 Million Education Grant Agreement

Monrovia, Liberia: The Government of Liberia and the World Bank have signed a new grant agreement of US$11.07 million for the Global Partnership for Education-funded Liberia “Getting to Best in Education Project.” Finance and Development Planning Minister, Hon. Samuel Tweah, signed on behalf of the Government of Liberia, while World Bank Liberia Country Manager Madame Larisa Leshchenko signed on behalf

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President Weah Makes Additional Nominations, Appointments in Government

Monrovia, Liberia – President George Weah has made additional appointments/nominations in Government affecting the National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL), the Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA), the National Security Agency (NSA), the Liberia Agriculture Commodities Regulatory Agency (LACRA), the National Lotteries Authority, the Ministry of Information Culture Affairs & Tourism (MICAT), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Governance Commission, Drug Enforcement Agency

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Over 37, 000 Infested With HIV In Liberia As Gays, Lesbians & Drug Addicts Tops Infested Percentage

The United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS or UNAIDS has released a damning report on the increasing wave of HIV/AID in Liberia. UNAIDS is leading the global effort to end AIDS as a public health threat by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Development Goals. UNAIDS Country Director, Madam Miriam Chipimo said currently, there are more than thirty-seven thousand people (37,000)

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Rep. Ivar Jones Donates 2.65Million LD For District Development In District#2 Margibi County

Margibi-County: In fulfillment of his promises made during the 2017 General and Presidential Elections, Rep, Ivar Jones has presented a check of two million six hundred and fifty thousand Liberian dollars for catering to developments in his District. The check presentation was made in two folds, with Four Hundred and Seventy-Five Thousand Liberian dollars (475,000LD) and Fifteen Thousand United States

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Justice Banks To Retire From Supreme Court After Almost A Decade Of Service

The Chief Justice of Liberia has officially announced the retirement of Associate Justice Philip Banks from service. According to Article 72 (b) of the Liberia Constitution, Chief Justice, Associate Justices, and Judges of the lower Courts are to be retired at age seventy. According to an official release from the Judiciary, Associate Justice Banks’ retirement will take effect in August

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Liberia, EU End 6th JIC Conference

In no uncertain term and without biting his tongue, the tough-talking Managing Director of the Forestry Development Authority (FDA), C. Mike Doryen has categorically sounded another caveat to all VPA implementing partners particularly the SGS to practicalize its obligation in the truest sense of the word to squarely fit government’s much proclaimed pro-poor agenda. Mr. Doryen said at no time

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