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Pres. Sirleaf Urges Vigilance for Peace, StabilityPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has emphasized the need for Liberians to remain
Pres. Sirleaf Urges Vigilance for Peace, Stability
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President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has emphasized the need for Liberians to remain vigilant against negatives that could affect the peace and stability of the country. She also admonished citizens not to waver in protecting themselves against extremism... Read more
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Pres. Sirleaf Expresses Confidence in Security ForcesThe Liberian leader has expressed confidence in the ability of Liberian troops
Pres. Sirleaf Expresses Confidence in Security Forces
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The Liberian leader has expressed confidence in the ability of Liberian troops and security forces to effectively execute their duties in a post-UNMIL environment. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said her optimism is a result of the forces'... Read more
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Defense Minister Assures Military Ready for ServiceMonrovia — As fears mount over the drawdown of the United Nations Mission in Li
Defense Minister Assures Military Ready for Service
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Monrovia — As fears mount over the drawdown of the United Nations Mission in Liberia and the subsequent turning over of security to Liberia by the UN Mission, Liberia's Defense Minister, Brownie J. Samukai says the army is a force for good and is... Read more
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China Boosts Liberia Military With U.S.$3 Million Equipment GiftMonrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded the People's Republic of
China Boosts Liberia Military With U.S.$3 Million Equipment Gift
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Monrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded the People's Republic of China (PRC) for yet another demonstration of true partnership in the rebuilding effort of a new Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) with a donation of equipment valued at US$3... Read more
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No Severance for Nocal Officials - President Plan CriticizedMonrovia — Two members of the National Legislature have criticized alleged plan
No Severance for Nocal Officials - President Plan Criticized
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Monrovia — Two members of the National Legislature have criticized alleged plans by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to give huge severance benefits to officials of the financially broken down National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL). Representatives... Read more
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China Gives Military EquipmentLiberia has again benefitted from another military aid from the Government of t
China Gives Military Equipment
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Liberia has again benefitted from another military aid from the Government of the People's Republic of China. The military aid include 20 heavy duty trucks, two graders, 10,000 sets of military uniforms and 40 tents with a total value of US$3m. The... Read more
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EJS Acknowledges Implicit Confidence in AFL Amid UN DrawdownMonrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged implicit confidence
EJS Acknowledges Implicit Confidence in AFL Amid UN Drawdown
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Monrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged implicit confidence in the ability of AFL and security forces to effectively execute their duties in a post-UNMIL era as evident by their levels of preparedness. According to an Executive... Read more
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Govt Names School After Ex - U.S. Envoy GreenfieldThe Government of Liberia has renamed the Brigade Preparatory School (BPS) at t
Govt Names School After Ex - U.S. Envoy Greenfield
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The Government of Liberia has renamed the Brigade Preparatory School (BPS) at the Edward Beyan Kessely Military Barracks in Schiefflin, Margibi County as the Linda Thomas Greenfield Preparatory School. Government in the citation for the renaming of... Read more
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Prepare for ExtremismThe Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of Liberia or AFL, President Ellen J
Prepare for Extremism
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The Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of Liberia or AFL, President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, has ordered the military and other Law enforcement agencies to prepare for extremism and the consequences of terrorism, through effective... Read more
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President Sirleaf Acknowledges Implicit Confidence in AFL Amid Post-Unmil DrawdownPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged implicit confidence in the abi
President Sirleaf Acknowledges Implicit Confidence in AFL Amid Post-Unmil Drawdown
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged implicit confidence in the ability of AFL and security forces to effectively execute their duties in a post-UNMIL era as evident by their levels of preparedness. According to an Executive Mansion... Read more
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NPA Set to Waive Over U.S$1.9 Million Container Storage FeesMonrovia — The Liberian economy has taken a downturn due predominantly to key f
NPA Set to Waive Over U.S$1.9 Million Container Storage Fees
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Monrovia — The Liberian economy has taken a downturn due predominantly to key factors including decline in the prices of major extractive industry commodities such as iron ore, rubber, the outbreak of the dead Ebola virus, amongst others. Prices of... Read more
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Freeman Wanted By Police Over 'Death Squad' RevelationOpposition political leader Simeon Freeman of the Movement for Progressive Chan
Freeman Wanted By Police Over 'Death Squad' Revelation
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Opposition political leader Simeon Freeman of the Movement for Progressive Change found his residence in the Hotel Africa community on the Bushrod Island barricaded Saturday by officers of the Liberian National Police over recent statements regarding... Read more
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'Useless' - Ellen Press Secretary Dismisses Death ClaimJerolinmek Piah describes allegations that the government masterminded the deat
'Useless' - Ellen Press Secretary Dismisses Death Claim
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Jerolinmek Piah describes allegations that the government masterminded the death Greaves as 'madness' Monrovia - It's been almost ten days since the lifeless body of Mr. Harry Greaves was found behind the Ministry of Foreign Affairs - the temporary... Read more
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China Makes Huge DonationPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded the People's Republic of China (PRC)
China Makes Huge Donation
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President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded the People's Republic of China (PRC) for yet another demonstration of true partnership in the rebuilding effort of a new Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) with a donation of equipment valued at US$3... Read more
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China Donates U.S$3 Million Military Equipment to AFLThe Government of the People's Republic of China has donated US$3 million worth
China Donates U.S$3 Million Military Equipment to AFL
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The Government of the People's Republic of China has donated US$3 million worth of military equipment to the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL). Speaking at the official turning over ceremony of the equipment at the Barclay Training Center (BTC) in... Read more
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China Donates U.S.$3 Million Worth of Military Equipment to the Armed Forces of Liberia - President Sirleaf Lauds China's Support to LiberiaPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded the People's Republic of China (PRC)
China Donates U.S.$3 Million Worth of Military Equipment to the Armed Forces of Liberia - President Sirleaf Lauds China's Support to Liberia
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President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded the People's Republic of China (PRC) for yet another demonstration of true partnership in the rebuilding effort of a new Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) with a donation of equipment valued at US$3... Read more
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New Internal Affairs Minister - Local Govt Is Key to Maintaining Liberia's PeaceInternal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Tokpa has said that the role of local go
New Internal Affairs Minister - Local Govt Is Key to Maintaining Liberia's Peace
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Internal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Tokpa has said that the role of local government through interactions with the people is key to maintaining Liberia's peace as the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) phases out. Tokpa said that he will work with the... Read more
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Local Government Key to Maintaining Peace - Dr. TokpaInternal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Tokpa has said that the role of local go
Local Government Key to Maintaining Peace - Dr. Tokpa
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Internal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Tokpa has said that the role of local government through interactions with the people is key to maintaining Liberia's peace as the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) phase out. Tokpa said that he will work with the... Read more
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Arcelor Mittal, Firestone Pledge to Continue OperationsWorld iron ore and rubber giants Arcelor Mittal and Firestone have assured Pres
Arcelor Mittal, Firestone Pledge to Continue Operations
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World iron ore and rubber giants Arcelor Mittal and Firestone have assured President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of their commitment to continue their operations in Liberia, despite the global crisis. According to an Executive Mansion press release, they,... Read more
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NPA Projects U.S.$1.9 Million Loss in Storage Fees WaiverThe National Port Authority (NPA) has projected a loss of revenue in the tune o
NPA Projects U.S.$1.9 Million Loss in Storage Fees Waiver
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The National Port Authority (NPA) has projected a loss of revenue in the tune of US$1.9 million due to the waiver of storage fees on 332 containers at the Free Port of Monrovia. NPA Managing Director David Williams, who made the disclosure at a... Read more
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'Greaves Knew Those Who Funded Rebel War in Liberia'When Harry Greaves, former Managing Director of the Liberia Petroleum Refining
'Greaves Knew Those Who Funded Rebel War in Liberia'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
When Harry Greaves, former Managing Director of the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company (LPRC) was struck down supposedly by his assailants during the last days in January, he died along with valuable information that would probably never be... Read more
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'Nothing to Work With'Liberia's Police Chief Chris C. Massaquoi, says "It is a challenge to keep grad
'Nothing to Work With'
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Liberia's Police Chief Chris C. Massaquoi, says "It is a challenge to keep graduating officers and they do not have anything to work with," as he wondered if graduating riot officers would be deployed with the "appropriate working tools." "What are... Read more
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Injury After Death -Hired Pathologists On Greaves AutopsyBased on autopsy, the mystery surrounding the death of the former Managing Dire
Injury After Death -Hired Pathologists On Greaves Autopsy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Based on autopsy, the mystery surrounding the death of the former Managing Director of the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company who, prior to his death, was critical on major issues including privatization of the Liberia Electricity Corporation and the... Read more
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Was Harry Greaves Murdered?As the United Nation mission draws down in Liberia, the safety and security of
Was Harry Greaves Murdered?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
As the United Nation mission draws down in Liberia, the safety and security of individual citizens should be a cause of grave concern to law enforcement authorities. Over the last eight years, several eminent individuals in Liberia have either been... Read more
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Freeman'sThe whereabouts of Simeon Freeman, political leader of the Movement for Progres
Freeman's
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The whereabouts of Simeon Freeman, political leader of the Movement for Progress Change (MPC) remains unknown, four days after he was declared 'wanted' by the police in connection to statement attributed to him in the media. Riot police officers... Read more
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EJS Meets Arcelor Mittal,President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has held separate meetings with the managements
EJS Meets Arcelor Mittal,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has held separate meetings with the managements of Arcelor Mittal-Liberia and Firestone-Liberia. According to an Executive Mansion release, the Liberian leader and the two management teams discussed means of... Read more
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Liberia's Ebola widows learn to become the new breadwinnersMONTSERRADO, Liberia – Huddled together in the bedroom of their mud-brick home
Liberia's Ebola widows learn to become the new breadwinners
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MONTSERRADO, Liberia – Huddled together in the bedroom of their mud-brick home in rural Liberia, Marthaline Sweet's children stare at her hungrily as she picks up her one-month-old baby. Sweet, an Ebola survivor and mother of five, chokes back tears... Read more
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Liberia's Ebola widows learn to become the new breadwinnersMONTSERRADO, Liberia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Huddled together in the bed
Liberia's Ebola widows learn to become the new breadwinners
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
MONTSERRADO, Liberia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Huddled together in the bedroom of their mud-brick home in rural Liberia, Marthaline Sweet's children stare at her hungrily as she picks up her one-month-old baby. Sweet, an Ebola survivor and... Read more
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Fire Destroys NEC Head-Office in BassaA strange fire incident which occurred at the Grand Bassa sub-head office of th
Fire Destroys NEC Head-Office in Bassa
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A strange fire incident which occurred at the Grand Bassa sub-head office of the National Elections Commission or NEC on Sunday afternoon destroyed its offices and a 20ft container containing electoral materials of the commission. The fire which... Read more
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Pres. Sirleaf Meets With Two Major Concessions HeadsArcelor-Mittal F/stone Management team with Pres. Sirleaf President Ellen Johns
Pres. Sirleaf Meets With Two Major Concessions Heads
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Arcelor-Mittal F/stone Management team with Pres. Sirleaf President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has held separate meetings with the managements of Arcelor Mittal-Liberia and Firestone-Liberia. An Executive Mansion release, said the president and the two... Read more
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Ellen Wants Move Toward Value AdditionThe recent global economic meltdown that single-handedly devalued Liberia's two
Ellen Wants Move Toward Value Addition
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The recent global economic meltdown that single-handedly devalued Liberia's two primary exports, iron ore and rubber, has led President Sirleaf to meet with the leading concessionaire in each of the two sectors, encouraging them to add value to raw... Read more
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Two American Pathologists ArriveBy Omari Jackson and Abednego Davis A two-man team from the Nebraska Institute
Two American Pathologists Arrive
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By Omari Jackson and Abednego Davis A two-man team from the Nebraska Institute of Forensic Sciences Inc. arrived in Liberia yesterday from the United States to carry out an investigation into the cause of death of former LPRC Managing Director Harry... Read more
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Like Samuel Dokie, Like Harry Greaves?It is true that pent up emotions and wild speculations must not be allowed to p
Like Samuel Dokie, Like Harry Greaves?
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It is true that pent up emotions and wild speculations must not be allowed to prejudice investigations into the death of long-time politician and one time close confidante-turned stern critic of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Mr. Harry Greaves, Jr.... Read more
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Pathologists Finding Greaves' Death Cause On Familiar GroundsMonrovia — The team of pathologists preparing to determine the cause of death o
Pathologists Finding Greaves' Death Cause On Familiar Grounds
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Monrovia — The team of pathologists preparing to determine the cause of death of Mr. Harry A. Greaves, the former Managing Director of the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company(LPRC) returned to familiar territory Sunday night. Mr. Greaves went missing... Read more
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Liberian Senate Desperate Moves to Dodge Spending CutsMonrovia — The Liberian Senate is said to be hell bent on doing anything possib
Liberian Senate Desperate Moves to Dodge Spending Cuts
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Monrovia — The Liberian Senate is said to be hell bent on doing anything possible to dodge its share of spending cuts initiated by the government, through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, to mend the crippled economy. Sources close... Read more
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Ebola Widows Learn to Become the New BreadwinnersMontserrado — Huddled together in the bedroom of their mud-brick home in rural
Ebola Widows Learn to Become the New Breadwinners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Montserrado — Huddled together in the bedroom of their mud-brick home in rural Liberia, Marthaline Sweet's children stare at her hungrily as she picks up her one-month-old baby. Sweet, an Ebola survivor and mother of five, chokes back tears as she... Read more
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Eviction Order ResistedThe Capitol Bye-Pass Community, one of the major communities in Monrovia, was a
Eviction Order Resisted
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Capitol Bye-Pass Community, one of the major communities in Monrovia, was at a standstill for most part of the morning hours on Saturday, February 6, 2016 when hundreds of aggrieved residents of the area staged a protest over attempt by a Sheriff... Read more
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Japanese to Complete Somalia Drive 1st Phase in 2018The Japanese reconstructing the Somalia Drive route from the Freeport of Monrov
Japanese to Complete Somalia Drive 1st Phase in 2018
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The Japanese reconstructing the Somalia Drive route from the Freeport of Monrovia to the Redlight Junction in Paynesville City have announced that the first phase is expected to be completed by July 2018. This was made known when Mr. Koji Makino,... Read more
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One Step Closer to Zero MalariaWhile in Addis Ababa for the African Union Heads of State summit, President Dr
One Step Closer to Zero Malaria
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While in Addis Ababa for the African Union Heads of State summit, President Dr Hage Geingob took a breather from the formalities to attend a special ceremony of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance where Namibia was awarded together with twelve other... Read more
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CDC Expresses FearsThe main opposition Congress for Democratic Change or CDC Chairman, Nathaniel M
CDC Expresses Fears
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The main opposition Congress for Democratic Change or CDC Chairman, Nathaniel McGill says "right now" Liberia "appears to be insecure". His fear is in reaction to a number of deaths in the country, including that of former Liberian Petroleum Refining... Read more
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Nocal - the Common Denominator"The chickens, it would seem, are coming home to roost and with what vengeance!
Nocal - the Common Denominator
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
"The chickens, it would seem, are coming home to roost and with what vengeance!" Harry Greaves wrote in the June 23, 2015 edition of his weekly column, Let's Lecture. Published every Wednesday in the Daily Observer, Greaves' column took the Sirleaf... Read more
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Dr. Nah-Doe Bropleh DiesFormer Minister of Agriculture, Former Deputy Executive Secretary, WARDA The d
Dr. Nah-Doe Bropleh Dies
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Former Minister of Agriculture, Former Deputy Executive Secretary, WARDA The death is announced of Dr. Nah-Doe Patrick Bropleh, former Deputy Executive Secretary of the West African Rice Development Association (WARDA) and former Minister of... Read more
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Justice Minister Fumbles Over Pathologist in Greaves ProbeMonrovia — The ongoing investigation into the death of Mr. Harry A. Greaves, th
Justice Minister Fumbles Over Pathologist in Greaves Probe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Monrovia — The ongoing investigation into the death of Mr. Harry A. Greaves, the former Managing Director of the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company has taken a surprising twist after the Attorney General of the Republic of Liberia, Cllr. Benedict... Read more
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Mafia-Style Execution - CDC Expresses Concern Over InsecurityIn the wake of the mysterious death of Mr. Harry Greaves, Jr., former managing
Mafia-Style Execution - CDC Expresses Concern Over Insecurity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
In the wake of the mysterious death of Mr. Harry Greaves, Jr., former managing Director of the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company (LPRC), the opposition Congress for Democratic Change says the situation is resulting to apparent state of fear and... Read more
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Finance Minister Refuses to Apologize to LegislatureMonrovia — The Liberian Senate has instructed Finance and Development Planning
Finance Minister Refuses to Apologize to Legislature
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Monrovia — The Liberian Senate has instructed Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh to appear Thursday, February 4, 2016 before that body with his legal counsel to show reason (s) why he should not be held in contempt for allegedly... Read more
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Freeman Says Assassination Plot Afoot for 10 Liberian Politicians"Ten people that are critical on this government and am told that I am one of t
Freeman Says Assassination Plot Afoot for 10 Liberian Politicians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
"Ten people that are critical on this government and am told that I am one of them even on that list that supposed to be eliminated by this government. We heard that Daniel Chea, George Weah, Benoni Urey and many others are on that list"-Simeon... Read more
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Greaves Conspiracies - Final Communications Leads UncertaintyMr. Harry A. Greaves was always fond of writing and expressing himself. In his
Greaves Conspiracies - Final Communications Leads Uncertainty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Mr. Harry A. Greaves was always fond of writing and expressing himself. In his many intellectual battles with FrontPageAfrica -even with the odds stacked against him, as it was in the now controversial Nigerian Petroleum Oil Deal, he had a way of not... Read more
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EJS to Orange - 'Want to See You Expand Telecommunications'Monrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has welcome the proposal of Orange,
EJS to Orange - 'Want to See You Expand Telecommunications'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Monrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has welcome the proposal of Orange, through its subsidiary Orange Côte d'Ivoire, in acquiring 100 percent the Cellcom - Liberia subsidiary. "We want to see this investment. We want to see you expand... Read more
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The 26th Ordinary Session of Heads of State and Government Wraps UpThe 26th Ordinary Session of Heads of State and Government wrapped up today (Ja
The 26th Ordinary Session of Heads of State and Government Wraps Up
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The 26th Ordinary Session of Heads of State and Government wrapped up today (January 31, 2016) with the adoption of key decisions and declarations. These include Prime Minister Hailemarim Desalegn's Proposal for the African Union to hold a retreat... Read more
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Pres. Sirleaf Says Govt. Critics Not 'Enemies'President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says her government does not consider its many
Pres. Sirleaf Says Govt. Critics Not 'Enemies'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says her government does not consider its many critics as enemies, but rather critics who are part of the country's political process. "Let me make it clear, this government has no enemies, we have many critics, and... Read more
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