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News Liberia: Liberia: In Liberia, Separation of Power Takes Political Will and Nod to America

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201709210974.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

President John Kennedy's appointment of his brother, Robert Kennedy, as attorney general in 1961 set in motion the creation of America's anti-nepotism law, which became a permanent policy beginning with the next administration. The law forbids family ...

News Liberia: Liberia's Sirleaf to campaign for female candidates in election

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/video/animals/liberias-sirleaf-to-campaign-for-female-candidates-in-election/vp-AAshOVQ
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Liberia's outgoing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will actively campaign for the handful of female candidates contesting elections in October, as she steps down as Africa's first female head of state following more than a decade in power. But some ...

News Liberia: Armenia, Liberia ink deal to establish diplomatic relations

News channel or source: http://www.tert.am/en/news/2017/09/23/mfa/2491663
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

The foreign ministers of Armenia and Liberia on Friday signed a bilateral interstate agreement on establishing diplomatic relations. According to the Foreign Ministry’s Press service, Edward Nalbandian and Marjon Kamaara also had a telephone conversation ...

News Liberia: Could a former winner of the Ballon d’Or become Liberia’s next president?

News channel or source: http://africanarguments.org/2017/09/19/could-a-former-winner-of-the-ballon-dor-become-liberia-elections-next-president-george-weah/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

George Weah was the presidential runner-up in 2005. Ahead of the October vote, he is drawing huge crowds again and hopes to do one better. On Saturday, 19 August, ardent supporters of Liberia’s presidential candidate George Weah brought the capital to a ...

News Liberia: Liberia Wants Its Cultural Artifacts Back, Please

News channel or source: http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/liberia-cultural-artifacts-museum-loot
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Liberia’s National Museum, pictured in 2011. Courtesy Liberian Consulate Liberia is re-opening its national museum—but there’s a problem. In 2016, UNESCO provided $400,000 of funding to revitalize the 155-year-old building and fix its leaky roof.

News Liberia: Upcoming elections will signal Liberia's ‘irreversible course’ towards democracy, President Sirleaf tells UN

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=57556
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

19 September 2017 – Addressing the United Nations General Assembly just 22 days ahead of historic elections in Liberia, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf today said the polls will signal the “irreversible course” that the country has embarked upon to ...

News Liberia: Two Former Teachers Wish Liberia Gets President, Reps. Who Truly Love Country

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/two-former-teachers-wish-liberia-gets-president-others-who-truly-love-it/
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

Mrs. King, a scholar writing telephone numbers in her Bible, the book she now loves the best. She is praying for a peaceful election and good leaders to take the country forward. Two senior citizens of Liberia, Mrs. Gessie Christine Wah King, 98, and Mrs ...

News Liberia: The Future of Democracy and Governance in Liberia

News channel or source: https://www.state.gov/p/af/rls/rem/274080.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 13 September 2017

Good afternoon, and thank you, Mr. Chairman, and members of the Committee, for the opportunity to testify. The United States and Liberia share a special bond that dates to the first days of Liberia’s republic, and today that bond is stronger than ever.

News Liberia: Opinion: Open Government Policy and Liberia’s political future, by Uche Igwe

News channel or source: https://www.naij.com/1125527-opinion-open-government-policy-liberias-political-future-by-uche-igwe.html
Publication date: Friday 15 September 2017

One of the most fascinating quotes I have come across lately was the one I read on my way to Liberia which says that Africa is not poor and Africa is only looted. Coincidentally, no other country confirms that sad reality better than the resource rich west ...

News Liberia: In Liberia, separation of power takes political will and a nod to America

News channel or source: http://thehill.com/opinion/international/351462-in-liberia-separation-of-power-takes-political-will-and-nod-to-america
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill President John Kennedy John Neely Kennedy MORE’s appointment of his brother, Robert Kennedy, as attorney general in 1961 set in motion the creation of America’s anti ...