Monthly Archives: August 2018

Several Public Schools ‘Inflate Tuition Fees’ – CODRA Raises Alarm

The Community Development and Research Agency (CODRA) says it has observed with grave concern that some public schools in the Bong County School System are “unscrupulously overcharging” parents above the required fees by the Ministry of Education 2018-2019 Academic Calendar. Speaking in an interview with The Monrovia Times Bong County Correspondent over the weekend, the Executive Director of CODRA, Lassanah

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ACDF Greases LIMPAC’s Elbow

The Liberia Macroeconomic Policy Analysis Center (LIMPAC) at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning with support from the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) has completed circle one of its capacity building training program. The first circle training, which lasted over the period of three weeks, focused on the usage of MS-Word for report writing and Ms. Excel for data

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Over 43,000 Tested Positive For HIV – NAC Discloses

The National AIDS Commission (NAC) has disclosed that more than 43,000 persons have been tested positive for the HIV Virus in Liberia. The Head of the Commission, Madam Theodosia Kolee, made the startling revelation over the weekend at the end of five-day intensive adolescence training of Peer Educators on HIV testing awareness in Sinkor, Monrovia. Madam Kolee also pointed out

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Youth League Of The Coalition For Democratic Change Pays Tribute To Former UN Chief Kofi Anna.

The Youth League of the Coalition for Democratic Change has joined the world over in paying tribute to former UN Chief and Nobel Laureate Kofi Anna. It can be recalled on Saturday, August 18 Liberians woke up to the death news of former UN Secretary-General Kofi Anna who was also instrumental in the signing of the Accra peace accord that

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Senator Cooper Wants Urgent Attention Given To Early Childhood, Female Education

Margibi County Senator Oscar A. Cooper has expressed the need for urgent attention to be given to early childhood and female education in Liberia by educational stakeholders including the Ministry of Education and schools Administrators. The Margibi Lawmaker stated that early childhood education sets the foundation for the young people especially learning phonics and learning how to read. Senator Cooper

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