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Ghana, Liberia forms joint committee to look into proposed Buduburam demolition

Joy Online 24 Oct 2021
Ghana accepted the proposal of Liberia that they will put together a joint technical ...The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Liberia is on our side and the National Security of Ghana is on the Ghanaian side to look at the situation and ways of finding lasting solutions to it.
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43 countries denounce China for human rights violations of Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang

Beijing News 24 Oct 2021
Generally, Western nations have been vocal about Beijing's human rights record at the UN General Assembly's human rights committee and this year Turkey, Eswatini and Liberia joined them. The new additions to last year's group, which included 39 nations, push back Chinese claims that the rebuke is part of a Western effort to keep China from rising.
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Growing influence of Ghana’s ‘diasporan’ stars

Graphic 24 Oct 2021
Hudson-Odoi's case reflects a move in recent years to get talented players of Ghanaian descent to play for the national teams, the latest being goalkeeper Jojo Wollacott of English fourth tier side, Swindon Town, who made his international debut against Zimbabwe in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier in Cape Coast this month.
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43 Nations Criticize China’s Human Rights Abuses in Xinjiang

The Epoch Times 23 Oct 2021
More nations joined the rebuke of the communist Chinese regime at the ... The declaration was endorsed by 43 nations this year, after Turkey and other African countries including Liberia and Eswatini joined.
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Our View: Will freeing vaccine patents produce the right results?

Post Bulletin 23 Oct 2021
But, if you live in Niger, Sudan, Liberia, Haiti or any of a dozen other impoverished nations, then you have had zero opportunity to get a single dose ... With every passing day, the risk of a new, Delta-like variant arising in a vaccine-starved nation grows.
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SHORT TERM CONSULTANCY: DEVELOPMENT OF A DIGITIZED CASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FOR TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS CASES IN LIBERIA

Reliefweb 22 Oct 2021
It is envisaged that the case management system will link the National Anti-Trafficking Taskforce Secretariat, law enforcement agencies (including the Liberia National Police, Liberia Immigration Services, and the Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency), and justice actors (Prosecutors and the Judiciary).
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Liberian teen who returned $50,000 named 'integrity ambassador'

Gulf News 22 Oct 2021
... ambassador" in the West African nation and rewarded with a monthly salary ... The story has been widely reported in Liberia, an impoverished nation of 5 million people that is still recovering after back-to-back civil wars from 1989 to 2003 and West Africa's 2014-16 Ebola crisis.
photo: Creative Commons / Brian Burger
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African leaders commit to ending harmful traditions

China Daily 22 Oct 2021
In a meeting on Wednesday in Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, the leaders promised to work with the United Nations, the African Union Commission and the Spotlight Initiative to end such practices ... In Liberia, 36 percent of girls are married before 18, and 9 percent before 15.
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Sierra Leone/Gambia: Gambia Thump Sierra Leone AWCON Qualifiers

All Africa 22 Oct 2021
The Gambia National Women's team over the weekend thumped Sierra Leone 2-0 in the first-leg tie of the 2022 Africa Women's Cup of Nations qualifiers played at the AT Stadium in Monrovia, Liberia ....
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Liberia/Senegal: Female Lone Star Narrowly Fall to Senegal 2-1

All Africa 22 Oct 2021
The senior national female soccer team of Liberia, the Lone Star went down 2-1 to Senegal senior women's team in the first round of the 2022 Women's African Cup of Nations qualifier at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium in Monrovia ....
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Liberia: Lone Star Female National Team Coach Lartey Apologizes After the 2-1 Home Defeat

All Africa 22 Oct 2021
Monrovia -- Liberia women national football team head coach Robert Lartey has apologized to Liberians for his team's home defeat to Senegal in the Women's African Cup of nations first qualifying round ....
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Over 80 million reached as Africa trailblazes novel polio vaccine

Reliefweb 22 Oct 2021
By September, Benin, Congo, Liberia, Niger and Sierra Leone had also rolled out the vaccine ... With swift outbreak response and effective tools and measures, our path to ending all forms of polio once and for all is clearer,” said Dr Tunji Funsho, chair of Rotary’s National PolioPlus Committee, Nigeria.
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Pro-Temp Chie - Dual Citizenship Is Not Resolved

All Africa 22 Oct 2021
Chie says the issue of dual citizenship in Liberia is yet ...
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Energy Minister Wants LEC Privatized

All Africa 22 Oct 2021
With reliance on the national policy of 2009, the Minister of Mines and Energy recommends the commercialization of the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) for the greater good of the public ....
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More countries in UN pressure China over Xinjiang

Taipei Times 22 Oct 2021
Reuters, UNITED NATIONS ... While the group of mostly Western nations criticizes China annually in the UN General Assembly’s human rights committee, that rebuke was joined this year for the first time by countries including Turkey, Eswatini and Liberia.
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