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Liberia , Sunday 22 April 2018

News Liberia » Social: 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

Liberia held three successful presidential elections, assumed full responsibility for our own security and overcame the horrors of Ebola. We began to repair the torn social fabric of our country. We began to heal and to build. We are grateful for the ...

News Liberia » Social: Liberia should reform libel laws in wake of $1.8 million civil lawsuit against Front Page Africa

News channel or source: https://cpj.org/2018/04/liberia-should-reform-libel-laws-in-wake-of-18-mil.php
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Rodney Sieh, Front Page Africa's owner and a member of CPJ's Africa advisory group, said he believes the lawsuit and a recent wave of harassment on social media are part of a strategy to silence the newspaper. "Liberia has a troubling history of libel ...

News Liberia » Social: Liberia: Former Police Chief Under Probe for Journalist's Death

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804220011.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Chris Massaquoi, former Inspector General of the Liberia National Police ... while refuting speculations on social media that he is related to the suspect. Newton Stewart, security guard as Massaquoi's residence told FPA that suspect Williams had hurriedly ...

News Liberia » Social: ‘Gov’t to Launch New Vision for Liberia’

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/govt-to-launch-new-vision-for-liberia/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Minister Tweah stated that Liberia will face a national security risk if the government ... construction of more schools and hospitals, the provision of basic social services across the country and the training of more teachers and doctors.

News Liberia » Social: Liberia's Weah, media on edge as reporter flees

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/liberias-weah-media-on-edge-as-reporter-flees/ar-AAvWdzK
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

"Liberia has a troubling history of libel lawsuits where applicants ... of crimes committed during the 1989-2003 civil war. READ: Uganda plans tax on social media use from July, rights activists cry foul A large number of figures directly implicated ...

News Liberia » Social: WFP Liberia Country Brief, March 2018

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/liberia/wfp-liberia-country-brief-march-2018
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

To improve infrastructure and social service delivery, the Government has embarked on a national plan to make Liberia a middle-income country by 2030. Liberia country office made the shift to a transitional interim country strategic plan (T-ICSP ...

News Liberia » Social: Liberia denies allegations of harassing journalists critical of Weah's gov't

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/04/10/liberia-denies-allegations-of-harassing-journalists-critical-of-weah-s-gov-t/
Publication date: onday 09 April 2018

The government in Liberia has refuted allegations that it influenced the ... Contrary to the erroneous claims that inundated social media platforms and other news outlets on Monday, the legal suit against the entity was one of a private nature between ...

News Liberia » Social: Liberia Tighten Screws on Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/liberia-tighten-screws-on-money-laundering-terrorist-financing/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Liberia’s Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU ... and illicit financial flows (IFFs), said one of the bank’s goals is to support the economic and social development of its members. Ijeh added that the bank sees IFFs, money laundering and terrorist ...

News Liberia » Social: Shawn Vestal: The barber, the exchange student and Spokane’s “Haircut Uproar”

News channel or source: http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2018/apr/22/shawn-vestal-the-barber-the-exchange-student-and-s/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

the capital of Liberia. Spokane, meanwhile, was a mostly white city with a lot of formal and informal segregation in public places such as bars and restaurants, social clubs, the housing market – everywhere. Wheeler’s Barbershop, located on Sprague on ...

News Liberia » Social: Liberia: Using ICTs to Provide Digital Opportunities for People With Disabilities (The Most Vulnerable)

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804170256.html
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Then, we have the Office of the Vice President that works with the Group of '77 (I stand corrected), the Ministry of Gender, Child(ren) and Social Protection, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications, Liberia ...