Author Archives: Jackson P. Foyofayiah

Chemical Spill Hospitalize Over 20 People In Chicken Soup Factory Community

Over twenty-five residents of the Chicken Soup Factory Community on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 were admitted at various local hospitals in Monrovia after inhaling the smell of ‘undiluted’ chlorine. The ‘undiluted’ chlorine according to reports was found in the compound of a scrap company named “Adam Industrial Company.” According to eyewitnesses account, several persons including women and children were seen

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ARC, LDS Train 50 Farmers In Totota Bong County

In Liberia, agriculture provides the livelihood for more than 80% of the labor force, most of whom are smallholder farmers largely engaged in the production of cereals, legumes, vegetables and few livestock and poultry. Majority small-scale farmers in Liberia are women, who are among the poorest, most vulnerable and not trained to vegetable production. For more than one-third of the

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MOE, Partners Review Education System – Vow To Make It The Best

The Liberia education system over the years received many lashes which also triggered former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to describe same as a mess – a statement that created serious debate in nearly every quarter of the country during the reign of the former Liberian leader. Nevertheless, recently, following a Joint Education Sector Review in Ganta, Nimba County, in which

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Paynesville City Mayor Enforces City Ordinance To Clear ELWA Junction

Predicated upon complaint from the public especially residents of ELWA Junction Community and parts adjacent regarding the increasing criminal activities and traffic congestion that endangered the safety of pedestrians in the vicinity, the authorities of the Paynesville City Corporation (PCC) have begun enforcing a mandate to remove petty traders, commercial vehicles, and tricycles and motorcycles parking around ELWA Junction. The

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Black Monday -War Crimes Court Campaigners To Stage Major Protest To Memorialize 250,000 Lost Souls

Though the George Weah – led government has continuously remained tightlipped as to the establishment of the World Crimes Tribunal in Liberia, scores of Liberians who have one way or the other been affected by the country’s 14 years of civil upheaval will on Monday, November 12, 2018 stage a peaceful protest memorializing their relatives who died as a result

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“Don’t Prejudice The Missing Money Probe”- Student Group Caution Legislature

As the controversial money debate takes another trend, a strong caution has been issued to the Legislature by universities students in Liberia. The Consortium of University Students Network says its attention has been drawn to the ongoing debate of claims and counter-claims about the controversial authorization and printing of new Liberian dollars banknotes between former Central Bank Governor, Milton Weeks

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Lottery Boss Caution Gamming House To Put Player’s Interest First

The Deputy Director General for Operations, at the National Lottery Authority (NLA), Neved P. Kortu has cautioned actors within the gaming sector to protect the interest of Players in keeping with sessions 7.4 and 7.5 of the NLA statutory rules and regulations. Mr. Kortu made the assertion over the weekend when he and team of experts from the NLA’s Department

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