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News Liberia » Lofa: Women Call for the Passage of 2014 Version of Land Rights Draft Bill

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/women-call-for-the-passage-of-2014-version-of-land-rights-draft-bill/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

A group under Women for Land Rights in Liberia yesterday presented a petition to Lofa County Senator George T. Tengbeh, to use his influence and prevail on his colleagues to pass the 2014 version of the Draft Land Rights Bill into law. Led by Mrs. Betty K.

News Liberia » Lofa: Liberian War Criminal Sentenced to 30 Years in US prison

News channel or source: https://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/265631-liberian-war-criminal-sentenced-to-30-years-in-us-prison.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

This story was a collaboration between Front Page Africa and New Narratives. Jackson Kanneh reported from Philadelphia. Tecee Boley was in Lofa Bridge, Liberia and James Harding Giahyue was at “Jungle Jabbah” Bridge in Gbarpolu, Liberia.

News Liberia » Lofa: AFELL Mediates Over 500 Cases

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/afell-mediates-over-500-cases/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

The Association of Female Lawyers of Liberia (AFELL) said it has resolved 545 cases through ... particularly in Nimba, Bong and Lofa counties. AFELL is also spreading awareness on sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) in those counties.

News Liberia » Lofa: Former Press Union President Abdullai Kamara Dies

News channel or source: http://www.bushchicken.com/former-press-union-president-abdullai-kamara-dies/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

The Press Union’s regional coordinator for Bong, Lofa, and Nimba, Clarence Jackson ... He was the principal of the Liberia Holding Consortium, a research organization. His death comes a day after, Tyron Brown, another journalist working for Super ...

News Liberia » Lofa: Ebola claims more lives in Liberia

News channel or source: https://in.news.yahoo.com/ebola-claims-more-lives-liberia-011227585.html
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

Monrovia, April 4 (IANS) The deadly Ebola virus has claimed two more lives in Liberia, Minister of Health and Social Welfare ... of taking care of her sister who contracted the virus in Lofa county. The woman died Wednesday night, Xinhua reported.

News Liberia » Lofa: Liberia: Lofa Endorses Weah

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201709180893.html
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

Thousands of residents in Lofa County have welcomed opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) presidential candidate Senator George M. Weah and his running mate Sen. Jewel Howard-Taylor. Lofa County is presumed to be ruling Unity Party (UP ...

News Liberia » Lofa: Joseph Boakai: Liberia's deputy leader who tried to step up

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-41837299
Publication date: hursday 28 December 2017

Joseph Boakai's tenure as Liberia's vice-president will be remembered as a period ... Mr Boakai was born in a remote village in the northern Lofa county in 1944 to illiterate parents. He would go on to attend school in neighbouring Sierra Leone, before ...

News Liberia » Lofa: Sierra Leone army blockades Ebola areas, Liberia declares emergency

News channel or source: https://hk.news.yahoo.com/sierra-leone-police-blockade-ebola-areas-liberia-declares-095318199.html
Publication date: uesday 31 January 2017

... rural areas in Sierra Leone that have been hit by the deadly Ebola virus, a senior officer said, after neighboring Liberia declared a state of emergency to tackle the worst outbreak of the disease on record ...

News Liberia » Lofa: Liberia: Lofa Can Feed Liberia

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201512310695.html
Publication date: Friday 01 January 2016

Lofa County — Farmers in Zorzor and Voinjama Districts in Lofa County have said that the county can feed Liberia as well as reclaimits previous title as Liberia's breadbasket if the government has the political will to purchase the many thousands of tons ...