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News Liberia » People: George Weah: Don’t Forget About Liberia

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/19/opinion/george-manneh-weah-liberia.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

I stood in the stadium proud and aware of the great responsibility of leading Team Liberia. Growing up as a poor child, I intimately saw and experienced the hardships an ordinary Liberian faced. I know the difficulties and horrors our people suffered ...

News Liberia » People: Liberia warlord 'Jungle Jabbah' jailed for 30 years in the US

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-43836567
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

One witness told the court how he had ordered the heart of a captive to be cooked for his fighters. Around 250,000 people were killed in Liberia's brutal 14-year civil war. Campaign group Amnesty International has welcomed the verdict as the "first case to ...

News Liberia » People: Liberia: Important lessons for today's peacekeeping agenda

News channel or source: https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/liberia-important-lessons-for-todays-peacekeeping-agenda
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

... the Liberia of today is not the Liberia of 2003 and we in this Council should be united in congratulating Liberia’s leaders and people and in thanking UNMIL for this remarkable achievement. UNMIL has been able to keep and build the peace since 2003 ...

News Liberia » People: Wilhelmina Holder: 'This is why I have a passion now to help Liberia'

News channel or source: https://www.minnpost.com/community-sketchbook/2018/04/wilhelmina-holder-why-i-have-passion-now-help-liberia
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

“Liberia is poor, now. People used to travel from all over Africa to come to Liberia,” she lamented. “People used to travel from all over Africa to come to Liberia,” parroted Holder’s sing-songy 3-year-old granddaughter, Mia, one of Holder's nine ...

News Liberia » People: Liberia Gets New Airport Shuttle Service

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/business-liberia-gets-new-airport-shuttle-service/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

“I did some research to unearth how many transport companies in Liberia that were providing such service, but none. There is no transport company that is environmental friendly and even people’s friendly. There is nothing that is running from RIA to ...

News Liberia » People: US Court Jails Liberia Ex-Warlord ‘Jungle Jabbah’ For 30 Years

News channel or source: https://www.channelstv.com/2018/04/20/us-court-jails-liberia-ex-warlord-jungle-jabbah-for-30-years/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The fact that Jabateh is being held responsible at all is exceptional, as many people involved in the civil war still hold important positions in Liberia. The establishment of a court for war criminals involved in the conflict, which left about 250,000 ...

News Liberia » People: ‘Jungle Jabbah’ was accused of cannibalism and other horrors in Liberia. How a U.S. court brought him to justice.

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/jungle-jabbah-was-accused-of-cannibalism-and-other-horrors-in-liberia-how-a-us-court-brought-him-to-justice/2018/04/14/51ddc97a-3e5f-11e8-974f-aacd97698cef_story.html
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

“People had to be careful,” said Massa Washington, a former commissioner on Liberia’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, noting the fear many still harbor and concern about retaliation. “Most of these guys still have structures in place back home ...

News Liberia » People: Liberia: How Long Will the President of Liberia Be Internally Displaced?

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804190512.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Liberia's 19th President William V ... Furthermore, it would be rational for our people to know some basic facts surrounding appropriations made to revamp our Executive since it was gutted by fire in 2006. Under the Public Sector Investment Plan and ...

News Liberia » People: Liberia ex-warlord 'Jungle Jabbah' jailed for 30 years in US

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/liberia-ex-warlord-jungle-jabbah-jailed-for-30-years-in-us/article/520247
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

The fact that Jabateh is being held responsible at all is exceptional, as many people involved in the civil war still hold important positions in Liberia. The establishment of a court for war criminals involved in the conflict, which left about 250,000 ...

News Liberia » People: Lab Week 2018 to Highlight Diagnostics in Liberia Post-Ebola

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/lab-week-2018-to-highlight-diagnostics-in-liberia-post-ebola/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

It will feature speakers from the Ministry of Health, Dr. Jerry Brown from the JFK Hospital, Dr. Mosoka Fallah of the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL), many of the people who are leading the effort in ensuring better health for Liberians.