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Africa Day 2016: Right Livelihood Laureates speak

Africa Day 2016: Right Livelihood Laureates speak

In honour of Africa Day 2016, three Right Livelihood Award Laureates from Africa are speaking out to reverse the current trends of sexual violence on the (...)

| 13 hours ago | 94 views

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 (...)

| 1 week ago | 413 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 (...)

| 1 week ago | 848 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 (...)

| 3 weeks ago | 1571 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 | 1 month ago | 722 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 (...)

| 1 month ago | 772 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. (...)

| 2 months ago | 1785 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 (...)

| 2 months ago | 853 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 (...)

| 2 months ago | 1504 views