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Congratulations, Editor Abdul Malik Bangura!

Congratulations, Editor Abdul Malik Bangura!

My attention was drawn to an article written by the editor of the Awareness Times newspaper, my younger brother Abdul Malik Bangura (photo) in which he (...)

| May 2016 | 1514 views

Liberia should not be a Christian State

Liberia should not be a Christian State

Opinion By Dagbayonoh Kiah Nyanfore ll, Monrovia, Liberia. One of the current debates in Liberia is Proposition 24, a proposal from the (...)

| May 2016 | 2556 views

History of Ebola in Liberia

History of Ebola in Liberia

Commentary History of Ebola in Liberia: A Case of Under-Development By Dagbayonoh Kiah (...)

| April 2016 | 3334 views

The great Papa Wemba bows out

The great Papa Wemba bows out

One of Africa’s top musicians, the great Papa Wemba suddenly passed on in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire, last Saturday while performing onstage at an (...)

by Gibril Koroma | April 2016 | 1670 views

Desmond Swayne visits Ghana

Desmond Swayne visits Ghana

UK Minister of State for International Development, Rt Hon Desmond Swayne MP, is visiting the West African country of Ghana this week to further bilateral (...)

| April 2016 | 1463 views

Who or what killed my sister in Liberia?

Who or what killed my sister in Liberia?

Commentary Who are what killed my sister in Liberia? An anniversary and reflection on her last days. By Dagbayonoh Kiah Nyanfore II, Monrovia, Liberia. (...)

| March 2016 | 2686 views

AU chairperson condemns Brussels attacks

AU chairperson condemns Brussels attacks

The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has strongly condemned what she called "the despicable attacks at the (...)

| March 2016 | 1341 views

The coup that set Ghana and Africa 50 years back

The coup that set Ghana and Africa 50 years back

By Charles Quist-Adade, Vancouver, Canada. Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah (pictured) wanted to industrialize Ghana within a generation and everything was on (...)

| March 2016 | 1962 views