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International Business Times
Ex-Chelsea and AC Milan football legend George Weah to run for president of Liberia senator in the African nation and failed in a previous presidential bid in 2005
Ex-Chelsea and AC Milan football legend George Weah to run for president of Liberia
International Business Times / Posted 12 hours ago
senator in the African nation and failed in a previous presidential bid in 2005 when he was defeated by incumbent president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. But under Liberian law Sirleaf must step-down from office in 2017, after serving two terms in the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Liberian soccer star-turned-politician Weah to run for presidentpolitics in his home country, contesting the 2005 presidential vote, but lost a
Liberian soccer star-turned-politician Weah to run for president
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
politics in his home country, contesting the 2005 presidential vote, but lost a run-off election to Nobel Prize winner Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. In 2011, he ran for vice-president on the losing ticket of Winston Tubman. But he has remained a... Read more
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The World Game
Weah to run for president of Liberia againwere times I didn't have school fees." He has previously run for office, when
Weah to run for president of Liberia again
The World Game / Posted yesterday
were times I didn't have school fees." He has previously run for office, when he was defeated by current president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in 2005. Sirleaf's second term in office ends in 2017 and under the country's constitution, she will... Read more
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BBC Football
Weah will run for president againlist of greatest players of the 20th century. His previous presidential bid, i
Weah will run for president again
BBC Football / Posted yesterday
list of greatest players of the 20th century. His previous presidential bid, in 2005, was defeated by current president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Her second term in office will end in 2017 and under the country's constitution she cannot run... Read more
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soccernews
Weah to run for president of Liberiawere times I didn’t have school fees.” He has previously run for office, when
Weah to run for president of Liberia
soccernews / Posted yesterday
were times I didn’t have school fees.” He has previously run for office, when he was defeated by current president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in 2005. Sirleaf’s second term in office ends in 2017 and under the country’s constitution, she will... Read more
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Soccer Way
Weah to run for president of Liberia were times I didn't have school fees." He has previously run for office, when
Weah to run for president of Liberia
Soccer Way / Posted yesterday
were times I didn't have school fees." He has previously run for office, when he was defeated by current president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in 2005. Sirleaf's second term in office ends in 2017 and under the country's constitution, she will... Read more
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Goal.com
Weah to run for president of Liberiawere times I didn't have school fees." He has previously run for office, when
Weah to run for president of Liberia
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
were times I didn't have school fees." He has previously run for office, when he was defeated by current president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in 2005. Sirleaf's second term in office ends in 2017 and under the country's constitution, she will... Read more
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BBC News
Liberia ex-footballer George Weah to run for president againlist of greatest players of the 20th century. His previous presidential bid, i
Liberia ex-footballer George Weah to run for president again
BBC News / Posted yesterday
list of greatest players of the 20th century. His previous presidential bid, in 2005, was defeated by current president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Her second term in office will end in 2017 and under the country's constitution she cannot run... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bong County Technical College Stage Protest in Gbarnga CityCollege on April 25, 2016 staged a peaceful awareness protest at the Bong Count
Bong County Technical College Stage Protest in Gbarnga City
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
College on April 25, 2016 staged a peaceful awareness protest at the Bong County Administrative Building where President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was attending the National Development Summit. The students hoped that their placards and singing of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pres. Sirleaf Reconfirms Commitment to Decentralization ProcessGbarnga — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has reconfirmed government's commitme
Pres. Sirleaf Reconfirms Commitment to Decentralization Process
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Gbarnga — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has reconfirmed government's commitment to the process of decentralization in the country amid the dedication of Bong County Service Center in Gbarnga, Bong County. According to an Executive Mansion release,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Almighty Teahjay'Zarzar and others is said to be strongly telling on the confirmation of the sup
'Almighty Teahjay'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Zarzar and others is said to be strongly telling on the confirmation of the superintendent recently nominated by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to replace Mr. Romeo Quiah. From all indications, it is Senator Teahjay that is said to be positioning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Decentralization, CSC Take Center Stage in Gbarngaof the Bong County's Service Center, the third to be dedicated since the launch
Decentralization, CSC Take Center Stage in Gbarnga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the Bong County's Service Center, the third to be dedicated since the launch of the program in 2015, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said the center was intended to bring the government closer to the people. The Service Center is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Linu Urges Ellen to Do MoreThe political leader of the Liberian National Union (LINU), Dr. Nathaniel Blama
Linu Urges Ellen to Do More
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The political leader of the Liberian National Union (LINU), Dr. Nathaniel Blama, has urged President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to do more for the people of Liberia. Dr. Blama, who commended the President for the level of work so far, also declared that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amb. Nyenabo Urges Govts. to Create Job Opportunitiesefforts to promote domestic private sector recovery in the immediate aftermath
Amb. Nyenabo Urges Govts. to Create Job Opportunities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
efforts to promote domestic private sector recovery in the immediate aftermath of conflicts. He represented President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at the summit, saying countries emerging from protracted and devastating conflicts are often seen as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Reconfirms Commitment to Decentralization Process - Dedicates Bong County Service CenterPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has reconfirmed government's commitment to the
President Sirleaf Reconfirms Commitment to Decentralization Process - Dedicates Bong County Service Center
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has reconfirmed government's commitment to the process of decentralization in the country amid the dedication of Bong County Service Center in Gbarnga, Bong County. According to an Executive Mansion release, President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Dedicates Millennium Village, Several Projects in Bong CountyPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Sunday dedicated several projects in Bong Co
President Sirleaf Dedicates Millennium Village, Several Projects in Bong County
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Sunday dedicated several projects in Bong County under the Millennium Development Village Project funded by the Norwegian government and the Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Internal Affairs. According... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Congrats Togo, Sierra Leone and South AfricaMonrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent separate messages of congra
President Sirleaf Congrats Togo, Sierra Leone and South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent separate messages of congratulations to the Governments and peoples of the Republics of Togo and Sierra Leone, on the occasion marking their 56th and 55th Independence Anniversaries, respectively,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Golden Veroleum Dedicates Mini Oil Palm Mill in Sinoe Countybetween GVL and the people of Sinoe. Also speaking at the ceremony, Sinoe Coun
Golden Veroleum Dedicates Mini Oil Palm Mill in Sinoe County
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
between GVL and the people of Sinoe. Also speaking at the ceremony, Sinoe County Senator Milton Teahjay thanked President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Vice PresidentJoseph N. Boakai for their support and encouragement that led to GVL staying in Sinoe... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberian Lawmakers Approves Printing of New Fifty Million Bank Notesdollars continues to depreciate against the United States dollars, the House of
Liberian Lawmakers Approves Printing of New Fifty Million Bank Notes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
dollars continues to depreciate against the United States dollars, the House of Representatives has endorsed President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's request to print additional bank notes. The House voted Thursday in favor of the President Sirleaf's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unanimous WTO Vote - Liberian Senate Ratifies Accession Protocoland they have established a steering committee, a technical working group and a
Unanimous WTO Vote - Liberian Senate Ratifies Accession Protocol
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and they have established a steering committee, a technical working group and a post-accession monitoring plan." President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf submitted to the Liberian Senate on February 5, 2016 the Protocol on (WTO) for possible ratification.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Alex Tyler's Naked Ambitionas they offered no policy prescription to bring order to a rotten system that h
Alex Tyler's Naked Ambition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
as they offered no policy prescription to bring order to a rotten system that has been in existence since 1822. And Ellen Johnson Sirleaf sadly has not help these narratives of leaving a lasting legacy as a counter balance to the ills of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kofi Woods Receives More Punchesto receive serious tongue-lashing form ordinary Liberians for his recent critic
Kofi Woods Receives More Punches
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
to receive serious tongue-lashing form ordinary Liberians for his recent criticism against the government and President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf. Recently, the former minister, who served in two ministerial posts, respectively under the current... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberian President Says Lawmakers Overstep Oversight ResponsibilityMonrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says members of the National Legisla
Liberian President Says Lawmakers Overstep Oversight Responsibility
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Monrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says members of the National Legislature sometimes misuse their oversight responsibility given them by the constitution of the Republic of Liberia. The responsibility of a Lawmaker includes lawmaking,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Assures Gbarpolu Citizens of Government's Commitment for Development - Breaks Grounds for New Road Construction in Gainwolala DistrictPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has assured citizens and residents of Gbarpolu
President Sirleaf Assures Gbarpolu Citizens of Government's Commitment for Development - Breaks Grounds for New Road Construction in Gainwolala District
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has assured citizens and residents of Gbarpolu County of government's continued commitment to ensure more development during groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a 40-kilometer road in Gainwolala... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Better Than Boakai' - UP Lawmaker Pledges Support to Mcintoshheld several positions in government, including his current portfolio as Vice P
'Better Than Boakai' - UP Lawmaker Pledges Support to Mcintosh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
held several positions in government, including his current portfolio as Vice President under the leadership of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. He has received endorsement from key leaders in the Party, including the current Party chairman,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Climate Change Presents Existential Threat to Global Community' - Minister Kamarato the dispatch from New York, Minister Kamara made the assertion when she deli
'Climate Change Presents Existential Threat to Global Community' - Minister Kamara
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
to the dispatch from New York, Minister Kamara made the assertion when she delivered a statement on behalf President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at the High-Level signing ceremony of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change held at the United Nations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Call to Test Bridge Academies' Experiment in Liberiaprocess that should have led to the consolidation of system diagnosis just went
A Call to Test Bridge Academies' Experiment in Liberia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
process that should have led to the consolidation of system diagnosis just went ultimately wrong, especially when President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf herself spoke like an expert on system diagnostic. Chiming in on the diagnostic of Liberia's education... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Twelve Suspects Arrested for Drug Trafficking in Buchanan Citydrug addiction remains troubling for a country with a history of violence creat
Twelve Suspects Arrested for Drug Trafficking in Buchanan City
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
drug addiction remains troubling for a country with a history of violence created by the civil crisis. In 2014, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf approved the anti-drug law, but there were delays in printing it into handbills by the Ministry of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Weah - Boakai Ticket - 10 Senators Reportedly Spearheading Collaborationyear away as politicians are making frantic efforts to be sworn into office in
Weah - Boakai Ticket - 10 Senators Reportedly Spearheading Collaboration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
year away as politicians are making frantic efforts to be sworn into office in January 2018 to replace the regime of Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Some members of the Liberian Senate where CDC political leader George Weah is serving as Senator of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bong County Expresses Disappointment in Kokoyah Millennium Villageretains the fiduciary responsibility of the project for quality assurance, as w
Bong County Expresses Disappointment in Kokoyah Millennium Village
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
retains the fiduciary responsibility of the project for quality assurance, as well as reporting to the donor. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Sunday dedicated series of projects in Bong County under the Millennium Development Village Project... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senjeh District Honor Rep. Snowe for Huge Agro Investmentis an investment force for Liberia's development and should be encouraged at al
Senjeh District Honor Rep. Snowe for Huge Agro Investment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
is an investment force for Liberia's development and should be encouraged at all levels. A few weeks ago President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf recognized this effort with a visit to the Pumah Farm, operated by Edwin M. Snowe and Sons. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Road Construction Halts Business Activities At Redlightin Red-light is not an easy thing, this road is bad, and we should be thanking
New Road Construction Halts Business Activities At Redlight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
in Red-light is not an easy thing, this road is bad, and we should be thanking the government." Wehyee said. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf made a brief stop as the road construction was ongoing. The President was greeted with huge crowd of... Read more
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EuroNews
Africanews exclusive: George Weah will run again for Liberia’s presidencysaid. His second run for the position comes eleven years after disputed electi
Africanews exclusive: George Weah will run again for Liberia’s presidency
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
said. His second run for the position comes eleven years after disputed election results saw him lose to sitting president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Weah was elected senator on December 20, 2014. His term has so far received mixed reviews. Some say... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Is ECOWAS Silent On Jammeh's Murderous Brutality And Repression?a No Fly Zone over The Gambia, immediately stopping tourists from traveling the
Why Is ECOWAS Silent On Jammeh's Murderous Brutality And Repression?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
a No Fly Zone over The Gambia, immediately stopping tourists from traveling there. And where are the African leaders, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf included, who herself a few years ago suffered the identical fate and looked to the international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LPRC Rubbishes U.S$2.1 Million Petroleum Storage Fee Scandal Claimfor Vice President Joseph N. Boakai in a bid to build the financial strength of
LPRC Rubbishes U.S$2.1 Million Petroleum Storage Fee Scandal Claim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
for Vice President Joseph N. Boakai in a bid to build the financial strength of the Boakai's presidency. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf ha since appointed Boimah Kamara from the Central Bank of Liberia to fill the vacant Finance Minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Demanding Answers From JFK Memorial Medical Centerused at one time by the Red Cross and Medecins Sans Frontieres as a field hospi
Demanding Answers From JFK Memorial Medical Center
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
used at one time by the Red Cross and Medecins Sans Frontieres as a field hospital for the war wounded. WHEN PRESIDENT ELLEN JOHNSON-SIRLEAF came to office in 2005, serious priority was expressed about healthcare delivery as the government went... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GOL Free Primary Education Not Working, Says U.S. Reporthas prevented many students from attending school. During the first term of th
GOL Free Primary Education Not Working, Says U.S. Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
has prevented many students from attending school. During the first term of the Unity Party-led government, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf announced that only senior secondary level (grades 10-12) students are required to pay some level of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ellen Assures 'Women Behind Wheels' of Continued SupportPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has assured 'Women Behind Wheels' (WBW) of gove
Ellen Assures 'Women Behind Wheels' of Continued Support
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has assured 'Women Behind Wheels' (WBW) of government's continued support to help empower less fortunate and street girls in various employable skills, including driving, painting, hospitality and business to enhance... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pres. Sirleaf Accepts Justice Minister's ResignationJustice Minister Benedict Sannoh. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received
Pres. Sirleaf Accepts Justice Minister's Resignation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Justice Minister Benedict Sannoh. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received and accepted the resignation of Justice Minister Cllr. Benedict Sannoh. According to an Executive Mansion release,the letter of resignation waxs received on Thursday,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Japanese Medical Delegation Calls On Pres. Sirleafdelegation of the Japanese Emergency Medicine Association and the Towa Hospital
Japanese Medical Delegation Calls On Pres. Sirleaf
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
delegation of the Japanese Emergency Medicine Association and the Towa Hospital in Japan has held talks with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at her office in Monrovia. The delegation was headed by Mr. Ryo Chida, Director of the Japanese... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ellen Eyes Development Lift in Gedeh, Rivercess, Maryland, River GeePresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has pledged her commitment to accelerate develo
Ellen Eyes Development Lift in Gedeh, Rivercess, Maryland, River Gee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has pledged her commitment to accelerate development activities in counties that would not benefit from the rotational Independence Day celebration during her administration. The counties are Grand Gedeh, River Gee,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CDC Wants Sen. Coleman ProbedScott-Macdonald treat patients who are not high government officials or that ar
CDC Wants Sen. Coleman Probed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Scott-Macdonald treat patients who are not high government officials or that are within the inner cycle of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf led government with less attention, and that the administration lives on bribery. Due to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Legendary Liberia Accession - a Model At WTOnegotiations of Liberia which in many ways we had not seen in the WTO before, o
Legendary Liberia Accession - a Model At WTO
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
negotiations of Liberia which in many ways we had not seen in the WTO before, one was the leadership of the President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf which was, outstanding. In the midst of the negotiations, if you like to use an expression in vogue,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Legislature Last Hurdle for Liberia's WTO Accessionof the WTO is giving us the staff all the support we need to do this." Mr. Chi
Legislature Last Hurdle for Liberia's WTO Accession
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
of the WTO is giving us the staff all the support we need to do this." Mr. Chiedu praised the leadership of President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf for making major in roads leading to Liberia's accession to the WTO. "If you ask me to identify for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Grand Gedians Petition Liberian Journalist to Contest in 2017Pennue for being dormant at the Capital, claiming he has now fully aligned with
Grand Gedians Petition Liberian Journalist to Contest in 2017
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Pennue for being dormant at the Capital, claiming he has now fully aligned with the Unity Party only to please President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf. Moreover, some constituents slamming the lawmaker for ignoring the concerns of Grand Gedians who have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ellen Consoles JapanPresident Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to His Imperial M
Ellen Consoles Japan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to His Imperial Majesty Akithito, Emperor of Japan, on the occurrence of two earthquakes on the island of Kyushu, south-western Japan on April 14, and April 16, 2016, respectively. Two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NPA Installs Equipmentis expected to lead to job creation. The statement quotes the NPA Management a
NPA Installs Equipment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
is expected to lead to job creation. The statement quotes the NPA Management as extending its appreciation to President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf for her continuous support in the modernization of the Port sector, including this milestone event... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Linu Regrets GOL Actionprofessionals in the country. Mr. Nathaniel T. Blama said with the spectacular
Linu Regrets GOL Action
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
professionals in the country. Mr. Nathaniel T. Blama said with the spectacular performance of the first term of President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf administration, it motivated LINU to join the Unity Party coalition to give the president a second... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The ALP Factor in the CDC/Liberty Party Talksbe no major face of an opposition 'Grand Coalition 2017.' The party's Chairman,
The ALP Factor in the CDC/Liberty Party Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
be no major face of an opposition 'Grand Coalition 2017.' The party's Chairman, Mr. Fonati Koffa is the lawyer of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and a consultant at the Finance Ministry. Can anyone safely say that the LP is an opposition political... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Beware of Bad Apples - 'Team Cummings' Alarms Over Questionable Charactersthe 2017 Presidential and legislative elections draw closer many Liberians are
Beware of Bad Apples - 'Team Cummings' Alarms Over Questionable Characters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
the 2017 Presidential and legislative elections draw closer many Liberians are expressing their desire to replace President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf as she prepares to exit the position and make it vacant by the end of her tenure. Many in the... Read more
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