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Twenty-one bodies recovered so far from Liberia’s mudslide

Liberian authorities on Thursday confirmed 21 bodies have been recovered from a gold mine where a mudslide buried some miners two months ago. Up to...
President Akufo-Addo interacting with President Paul Kagame

Failure for Nigeria to Sign AfCFTA Would Be Disappointing

Mr Lowel Wesley, Chief Trade Negotiator of Liberia has said the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) framework agreement could suffer great jeopardy if...
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Lassa Fever Outbreak kills 22 people in Liberia

Liberian authorities on Wednesday confirmed 22 deaths have been recorded across the country following the outbreak of Lassa fever since January. In a statement, the...

Liberia warns public over monkeypox outbreak

Liberian health authorities on Tuesday issued an alert on the possible outbreak of monkeypox, an infectious disease which is found mostly in central and...
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Liberian president expected in Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire

Liberian President George Weah on Wednesday jetted out on state visits to Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana, said a presidential spokesman. During the four-day visit, Weah...
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Liberia’s president-elect George Weah

George Oppong Weah, the candidate of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), was officially declared the president-elect of Liberia on Friday, following a...

Liberia lauds China’s assistance in rehabilitating main airport

Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded China's assistance in rehabilitating the terminal and runway of the Roberts International Airport, saying it marked an...
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Africa World Airlines offers more options to Monrovia

Africa World Airlines (AWA), the country’s fastest-growing regional carrier, will start a thrice-weekly service between Accra and Monrovia, commencing December 12, 2017. The airline will...
Liberia

China donates equipment to bolster peace, security in Liberia

China has said it will continue to support Liberia in its quest to build on its democratic process, especially by assisting the West African...
Some of the advocates from the 33 days to PowerUp immunization campaign in Cameroon take a moment to consult during the 1 month campaign.

Pneumonia Turns Out to be a Much Dangerous Killer

After calling on their governments to invest in immunization for the girl child on October 11th, and engaged them to eradicate Polio once and...
CSOs

African CSOs call for greater domestic investment into routine polio immunization programs

The year 2017 has seen the lowest case count of polio in recorded history, but the job is not done yet. Fourteen days into a...
The Secretary General of FENOS-CI, Minister of Health and Public Hygiene representative and the President of the NGO Uplife at a press conference

Civil Society Groups Gears Up for 33 Days Immunization Project

As the world celebrates the International Day of the Girl Child, organizations in over ten countries launch the 33 Days to Power Up Immunization...
ASKY

ASKY to Recommence Flights to Freetown and Other Destinations

Pan-African airline, ASKY, would resume its flight operations to and from West African cities of Monrovia, Freetown and Banjul from November 1, 2017. According to...
Liberia

Liberia’s two major presidential candidates

Liberia is set to hold a general election on Tuesday to elect the president and national congress members. A total of 20 presidential candidates will...
mining

Mudslide destroys US$2 million mining equipment in Liberia

A mudslide at a mining site in Liberia's Bong County has destroyed mining equipment estimated to worth 2 million U.S. dollars, local media reported...
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Liberia’s political parties enter peace accord ahead of elections

Political parties in Liberia have entered an accord to uphold peace during the general elections in the country later this year. All...
Female Farmers

Agricultural center inks new partnership with Liberian farmers

A China-assisted agricultural facility in central Liberia's county of Bong entered a new partnership deal with local farmers on Monday, with an aim of...

2nd Academy of PP Foundation trains 68 children in Monrovia

Plant-for-the-Planet Foundation, a global Climate Justice Organization has conducted its second academy in the West African State of Liberia. The training took place on...

A Hopeless Unification Day – Part II

Touring Red Light, a commercial suburb outside Monrovia, was a painful experience for me on Unification Day. Even on this National Holiday day, there...

Goldstar Air Presents Trophy To Assemblies of God Church

Goldstar Air, a private Ghanaian airline has donated a trophy to the Assemblies of God Church in the Greater Accra Region for its annual...
Cardiovascular Disease

Two more die of strange disease in Liberia’s capital

The death toll from a strange disease that originated from Liberia's southeastern county of Sinoe has risen to 13, following two more deaths in...
Air France-KLM's boss said its return to operating profit marked an "important stage"

KLM Royal Dutch airline to resume flights operation in Liberia

KLM Royal Dutch airline has consented to resume flights operation in Liberia, more than 20 years after the company halted its flight operations in...
hydropower

The Hard Truth About The Mount Coffee Hydropower Plant

National Debates must be characterized by Patriotism, Sincerity and Substance. We must hold our leaders accountable by what they say they will do for...
GOLDSTAR AIRLINES AND EUROATLANTIC AIRWAYS

Goldstar Air Gets Final Approval To Operate

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has presented an Air Carrier License to Goldstar Air, a privately-owned Ghanaian airline, to begin the process to...

Liberia after 27 years

The Chair and membership of the National Children & Youth Advisory Board of Liberia Representatives of INGOs, NGOs, CSOs and Children Support Groups Conscious students...

Keche Stuns Liberia

Ghanaian music duo, Keche, on Monday made an outstanding performance in Monrovia, Liberia during this year’s UN Peace Festival in Liberia. They had honored...
Photo taken on Aug. 28th, 2015 shows the terminal building of Kisumu International Airport in Kisumu, western Kenya, on Aug. 28th, 2015. The economy of Kenya's western region has experienced a dramatic revival following the modernization of Kisumu International Airport by a Chinese company. Located on the edge of Kenya's third largest city, the upgraded Kisumu International Airport is now a busy transport hub connecting the country to the wider eastern African region. (Xinhua/Sun Ruibo)

Liberia inks deals with China on airport rehabilitation

Presidential spokesperson Jerolinmek Matthew Piah said in the statement reaching Xinhua that a framework agreement was signed between both countries while another agreement for...
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Libya seals border with Guinea over Latest Ebola Outbreak

The four main border points in Liberia's northeastern Nimba county were closed by joint security forces on Friday, the government said. Movement...
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Chinese peacekeeping police to take up UN missions in Liberia

The riot police squad is tasked with maintaining security and order in Monrovia by patrolling, handling emergencies and guarding important figures. ...

Liberia’s health system gets foreign supports

The African Development Bank, Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA)/USAID, and the World Bank boosted Liberia's efforts to have a robust disease surveillance...