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2017-07-25 Ellen Warns JFK Nurses
[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf has warned nurses at the government John F. Kennedy Memorial Medical Center referral hospital that the health of the people is in their hands, and if they do not respond to patients that turn out to seek medical attention, they have put lives at stake.

2017-07-25 Weah Attacks Boakai
[New Dawn] Coalition for Democratic Change Standard Bearer, Senator George Manneh Weah is waging a stinking attack against Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai, current Standard Bearer of the governing Unity Party, describing him as a big 'liar', noting that VP Boakai's bid for the Presidency is based on pure deception.

2017-07-25 Where Are They Now - Those Who Were Religiously Backing the 'Code of Conduct'?
[Observer] The Liberian Senate, the President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who in the first place sent the Code of Conduct to them, the National Elections Commission (NEC) and the Supreme Court of Liberia, the majority three of whom rendered the Code "constitutional"--these are they who went against common sense and tried to ram the so-called Code of Conduct down Liberians' throats.

2017-07-25 Golden Image Award Hosts 7th Anniversary - Several Dignitaries Get Accolades
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Several distinct individuals from Liberia and abroad were received Golden Image Awards at the seventh anniversary of the prestigious awards program held in Monrovia.

2017-07-25 A Liberian Mother's Anguish - Liberian Woman Decries Poor Health System That Contributed to Daughter's Death
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As a healthcare worker in Staten Island, the United States of America, Oretha Bestman-Yates always had an eye for the happenings in her homeland, Liberia.

2017-07-25 I Am Not Arrested, Says Amadou Samba
[The Point] Gambian business tycoon Amadou Samba has dismissed reports in social media that he was arrested in Dakar.

2017-07-25 Brumskine Suggests to Electorate
[New Dawn] Opposition Liberty Party (LP) presidential candidate Cllr. Charles Brumskine is suggesting to electorate here that Liberians need leaders that will listen, while commencing a nine - day tour expected to reach eight counties.

2017-07-25 Google Launches Project in Liberia
[New Dawn] American multinational search engine company Google has launched a project in Liberia to work with service providers and help offer better internet - related services.

2017-07-25 Novafone Takes LRA to Court for Duty Free Privilege
[New Dawn] One of Liberia's mobile telecommunications service providers, NOVAFONE has filed a petition at the Supreme Court before Justice - in - Chambers Philip A.Z. Banks to grant the issuance of a writ of Mandamus and order the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) to grant the company duty free privilege.

2017-07-25 'Poverty Doctor' Others Earn Golden Image Award
[Observer] Dr. J. Mills Jones, identified as 'poverty doctor' across the country for the implementation of the financial inclusion policy at the Central Bank of Liberia, was among several local and international distinguished personalities honored at the 7th Golden Image Awards.

2017-07-25 Mineral Water Company Taking Legal Action Against Nphi
[Observer] City of Life Mineral Water Incorporated (CLMWI) after a week's closure and the seizure of vital equipment from its facilities on Bushrod Island will take legal action against the National Public Health Institute (NPHI).

2017-07-25 Logging Company Sues Community Leader Over Money, Materials for Doru
[FrontPageAfrica] The Chairman of the Community Forest Management Body (CFMB) of Doru Chiefdom in Gbi/Doru District has appeared before a court in Nimba County over money and materials given to him by the Liberia Tree and Trading Company (LTTC) for the community.

2017-07-25 Unmil SRSG Worries About Prolonged Detention in Liberia
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General (DRSG), for Rule of law and political, Waldemar Vrey says the percentage of pretrial detainees across the country is a concern despite all of the efforts that have been applied.

2017-07-25 NEC Gets Us Envoy Kudoos Featured
[The Capitol Times] The National Elections Commission on Monday July, 24, 2017 played host to the visiting officials of the United States Embassy lead by the Ambassador Christine Elder.

2017-07-25 Youth Forum - Unicef, YPM Organise Inter-School Drama Competition for Children
[The Point] The Young People in the Media (YPM) in collaboration with stakeholders in child protection with support from UNICEF recently organized a daylong Inter-School Drama Competition for Lower and Upper Basic Schools.

2017-07-25 President Sirleaf Dedicates Eye Center @ Jfk - Lvpei Ophthalmologist Performs First Cornea Transplant Surgery in West Africa
[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated the Liberia Eye Medical Center at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Medical Center in Monrovia. She said: "Dream does not come true, if you do not work at it; Dreams do come through if you work for it."

2017-07-25 Statement By the President of the UN Security Council
[Observer] The United Nations Security Council commends the overall progress towards restoring peace, security and stability in Liberia, the commitment of the people and Government of Liberia to peace and to developing democratic processes and institutions, and the contributions of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) since its establishment in 2003, and welcomes the Liberia Peacebuilding Plan, entitled ' Sustaining Peace and Securing Development' (S/2017/282), submitted by the Secretary-General to the Counc

2017-07-25 U.S. Delegation Visits NEC
[New Dawn] A top United States delegation led by U.S. Ambassador accredited to Monrovia, Christine Elder, has met with the Chairman of the National Elections Commission, Cllr. Jerome Korkoya.

2017-07-25 French Envoy Optimistic About Liberia
[New Dawn] French Ambassador accredited to Liberia, Joel Godeau, says that he is strongly optimistic about French investors' interest in the social and developmental processes of Liberia.Ambassador Godeau spoke here Thursday, 20 July at the formal opening of Renault corporate showroom in Monrovia.

2017-07-25 UN Wants Credible Elections in Liberia
[New Dawn] The United Nations Security Council has called on all stakeholders including international partners to ensure that the October presidential and representatives elections in Liberia are free, fair, credible and transparent.

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