23-Aug-2019 to 18:20

Liberian leader warns 'instigators of violence'

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian President George Manneh Weah has warned 'instigators of violence' that they “will be held accountable for disruptive behaviors regardless of their political affiliations.”

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23-Aug-2019 to 12:42

Mauritania to conduct census for citizens in diaspora

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, speaking on Thursday in Nouakchott, declared that his department was intended to conduct a census of all Mauritanians settled abroad.

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23-Aug-2019 to 12:35

Liberia: World Bank cuts sod for $330000 FDA regional Office

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — World Bank Liberia Country Director Mr. Khwima Nthara Thursday kicked off the construction of the Forestry Development Authority (FDA) Regional Office in Tubmanburg, Bomi County valued at US$330,000.

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22-Aug-2019 to 12:22

Liberia’s president vows to gender equality, protection of women

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Manneh Weah has reiterated his commitment to the promotion and protection of women and girls against sexual gender-based violence and gender inequality.

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21-Aug-2019 to 12:59

Burkina leader urges citizens to remain resolute against terrorism

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso’s president Roch Marc Christian Kaboré has invited his fellow citizen to “place themselves above the emotions” in the fight against terrorism, following the death of 24 soldiers in the attack on the Koutougou military base, located more than 200 km north of the capital, Ouagadougou.

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21-Aug-2019 to 09:39

Liberians newspapers headline arrests of former officials, ex-warlord’s call for...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The rearrest and incarceration of former Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) officials and former warlord Prince Johnson calling for the establishment of a UN Tribunal and not a War Crimes Court in Liberia dominate the headlines in the Wednesday, August 21 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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20-Aug-2019 to 21:24

Why is Sierra Leone's judiciary talking tough

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Judiciary of Sierra Leone has said it would not be intimidated in the course of its pursuit of justice in the face of attacks against its members.

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