LIBERIA | LIBERIA

18-Sep-2019 to 16:41

President Weah consoles families of fire disaster victims

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President George Manneh Weah of Liberia Wednesday visited the scene of the fire disaster that reportedly left 29 persons, including children charred to death, promising the Muslim community of government’s cooperation in investigating the cause of the fatal incident.

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18-Sep-2019 to 14:44

29 feared dead in Monrovia mosque fire

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Twenty-nine people are feared dead in a fire at a quranic memorization center in a mosque in the Monrovia suburb of Paynesville, an official of the Liberia National Fire Service has confirmed to APA on Wednesday.

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17-Sep-2019 to 13:23

Liberian newspapers agog with moves to establish war crimes court in Liberia,

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The legislature agreeing to discuss President Weah's bill for the establishment of a war crimes court in Liberia and President Weah lauding ECOWAS for enhancing relationship in the sub-region dominate the headlines of Liberian newspapers on Tuesday.

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11-Sep-2019 to 12:55

Liberia, FAO strike food safety deal

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Liberian government through the Ministry of Commerce and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations have signed a food safety agreement worth US$348.000 to be implemented over the period of 24 months.

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11-Sep-2019 to 09:43

Liberian newspapers headline president’s leave, trafficking in person report

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President Weah’s office denying reports on social media that the President has asked for six months leave, and the United States Ambassador calling for concerted efforts to improve the Country’s status on the Watch List ranking of the State Department’s annual Trafficking In Persons (TIP) Report dominate the headlines in the Wednesday, September 11 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:41

Top ECOWAS official on judiciary urges unfettered free movement

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Chairman on Judiciary of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Christophe Tchao, says there should be unhindered free movement in West Africa among member States.

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09-Sep-2019 to 12:23

Liberia’s president vows to implement economic forum consensus

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia’s President George Manneh Weah has pledged his Administration’s commitment to implementing recommendations that emerged from the three-day National Economic Dialogue held at the Ministerial Complex in Congo Town, outside Monrovia recently.

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