Latest News for: Liberia nation


Maritime Institute Resumes Academic Activities As Pres. Weah Urges Students to Strive for Excellence

All Africa 08 Mar 2021
Monrovia -- President George Weah has overemphasized the importance of the Liberia Maritime Training Institute (LMTI) describing it as a reliable component in making Liberia a maritime nation to reckon with ....

96,000 Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine Arrives in Liberia

Reliefweb 06 Mar 2021
Arrival of the COVID-19 vaccine in Liberia © WHO ... Niels Scott, United Nations Resident Coordinator in Liberia said, “the United Nations is proud to support the Government in saving lives and ensuring an equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines through COVAX, the largest and most varied portfolio of COVID-19 vaccines globally.”.

An America First vaccine policy is wrong

The Roseburg News-Review 05 Mar 2021
Increasing the speed and scale of the global response will require donating doses to poorer nations ... Does a healthy 25-year-old American really deserve a place in the global vaccination line before a front-line health-care worker in Liberia? This is vaccine nationalism at its worst ... Need should count for more than nationality.

JDT-KDA FC opener promises to be a mouth-watering clash

Malaysian National News Agency 05 Mar 2021
Meanwhile, Fadzli said the involvement of national player Muhammad Safawi Rasid (for JDT) and Kedah import from Liberia Kpah Sherman need to be given attention in the match tomorrow ... The 39-year-old former national player, at the same time, is also hoping that two Kedah import ...

Liberian journalists assaulted while covering senate election, sports tournament

CPJ 03 Mar 2021
Separately, on January 26, 2021, two officers with Liberia’s National Police Emergency Response Unit pushed and slapped Julius Nimely Konton Sr., the founder of the privately owned Fortune TV Liberia news website and YouTube channel, according to Konton, who spoke by phone with ...

Counting the days: Ike Quartey, George Weah failed me!

Graphic 03 Mar 2021
One of his media friends was Nathaniel Attoh, now of Multimedia Broadcasting, who was then a national service person with the Graphic Sports ... Currently, George Weah is the President of Liberia ... George Weah was again instrumental in the reorganisation of the Liberia national team during the post-war era to play in two African Cup of Nations.

Nigerian Victim Calls for Justice at Gambia Truth Commission

Human Rights Watch 03 Mar 2021
In addition to the Nigerians, about 44 Ghanaians, and nationals of Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Gambia, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo are believed to have been killed over several days in July 2005. On February 25, a former senior officer of Gambia’s National Intelligence ...

IDAD Launches Access to Justice Project in Nimba County

Reliefweb 02 Mar 2021
The Institute for Democratic Action and Development (IDAD) with funding from the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Liberia, has launched its access to justice project titled ... from Government, INGOs, local authorities and civil society organizations in Liberia.

Liberia Removed From the U.S. Coast Guard Advisory List of Nations That Do Not Maintain ...

All Africa 02 Mar 2021
Monrovia -- The Liberian government has thanked its United States counterpart for the recent removal of the Liberia from the US Coast Guard Advisory List of nations that do not maintain "effective anti-terrorism measures" ....

Leave Brownie Samukai Alone

All Africa 01 Mar 2021
We do not see the logic behind the Solicitor General of Liberia Cllr ... of Liberia.

Smithsonian: Two Black Aviators & Ethiopia

Tadias 01 Mar 2021
Taking inspiration from Ethiopia’s long history as an independent Black nation, two Black aviators—Hubert Julian and John C ... From there he would fly the aspirationally titled Ethiopia I to Liberia (another independent Black nation) with the final destination being Ethiopia ... Julian ran afoul of the United Nations in the Congo in the 1960s.