Quote: "Everything happens for a reason. Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can come together"
Calm Restored To Ganta After Hours Of Violence
GANTA, September 30 (LINA) – Officers of the Liberia National Police (LNP) have brought calm to Ganta, Nimba County after hours of violent demonstration by an angry crowd, leading to burning and looting of properties and thousands of dollars.
Liberian woman leading the path to a new Africa
Her name is Faith Akovi Cooper and she is the Regional Adviser for West Africa Disaster Preparedness Initiative program, also known as WADPI in Accra Ghana. Her life story reads like a movie but today we focus on one of her many accomplishments that’s sure to change the way the world views Africa....
President Sirleaf Addresses 70th Session of the UN General Assembly; Urges the UN to Find Responses to Increasing New and Emerging Challenges Facing the World
(NEW YORK, U.S.A. – Tuesday, September 28, 2015) President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is urging the United Nations to find responses to the increasing new and emerging challenges facing the world.
“Despite commendable efforts, Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Europe still have vortexes of conflict. Migrants and people seeking refuge from conflicts and economic hardships are swirling across Europe,” the Liberian leader catalogued, adding further, “We are haunted by the growing threats of destabilizing forces of Boko Haram and ISIS as well as attempts to reverse democratic initiatives such as in Burkina Faso which invoked an immediate and decisive ECOWAS response."...
UL to Award Bachelors in Nursing and Midwifery
UL Relations, Capitol Hill, Monrovia/ 30 September 2015:--The University of Liberia, in collaboration with the John F. Kennedy Medical Center and the Tubman National Institute of Medical Arts (TNIMA), has introduced another four-year degree granting program in the College of Health and Life Sciences leading to a B.Sc. in Nursing and B.Sc. in Midwifery...
President Sirleaf Attends Global Meeting on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment; Commits Liberia to Goal No. 5 of the New Sustainable Development Goals
(NEW YORK, U.S.A. – Sunday, September 27, 2015) President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has committed Liberia to some aspects of Goal No. 5 of the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted last weekend by the United Nations General Assembly in New York.
According to a dispatch, the Liberian leader made the commitment at an event on gender equality and women’s empowerment on Sunday, September 27, 2015...
President Sirleaf Addresses International Conference on Sustainable Development; Implores All to Strive to Support a More Sustainable, Just and Inclusive World
(NEW YORK, U.S.A. – Wednesday, September 23, 2015) President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has implored participants at the International Conference on Sustainable Development to become part of a global partnership and strive to support a more sustainable, just and inclusive world.
According to a dispatch from New York, President Sirleaf made the call when she delivered the keynote address at the International Conference on Sustainable Development held at the Alfred Lerner Hall, Columbia University in New York, USA, on Wednesday, September 23, 2015...