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22-Feb-2019 to 12:30

Pope Francis prays for Liberia mudslide victims

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Pope Francis has sent a message of condolence to victims of the mudslide in a mine in Gbonepea, Nimba County, and expressed consolation to affected families while invoking abundant blessings upon them.

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22-Feb-2019 to 12:23

UAE Prince Nahyan unveils interest to invest In Liberia’s agric sector

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, in the United Arabs Emirates, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed al Nahyan, has expressed ‘great interest’ in investing in Liberia’s agriculture sector.

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22-Feb-2019 to 12:15

Int’l partners condemn “incitetful messages” in Liberian media

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The United Nations, African Union Liaison Office and the Office of the Special Representative of the ECOWAS Commission in Liberia have issued a joint statement condemning the recent insightful messages in the media.

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19-Feb-2019 to 12:32

Liberia’s president reiterates commitment to fighting corruption

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia’s President Dr. George Manneh Weah has described payroll padding or the placement of ‘ghost names’ on payrolls, and other corrupt practices as long existing phenomena in the West African country’s public service.

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16-Feb-2019 to 15:21

Ivorians account for 98 percent of refugees in Liberia - UNHCR

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Latest report released by the Liberia Office of the UNHCR shows that Ivorians constitute 98 percent of the 9,206 refugees currently living in the country.

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16-Feb-2019 to 14:40

Mudslide tragedy: Liberia declares day of mourning Monday

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian President George Weah has declared Monday, February 18 as a day of national mourning following the tragic death of over 40 people in a mudslide in Gbanipea, Tappita District, Lower Nimba County.

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14-Feb-2019 to 12:59

Liberia moves in to rescue trapped miners

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Days after 45 illicit miners were trapped in the Kartee Gold mine in Gboanipea located ten kilometers from Tappita District in Nimba County in northeastern Liberia, county authorities are for the first time venturing into the area.

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