Liberia

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[Observer] No Principal in the history of the Booker Washington Institute (BWI) has ever departed the campus under a hail of bitter criticisms such as happened last Friday to Harry Fumba Tarnue.

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[Observer] Globalization is conventionally defined as the integration of National economies into the International economy through trade, foreign direct investment, capital flows, and the spread of technology. However, in reality, globalization is not new. It is the innate drive of capitalism to search for new markets in order to maximize profit both geographically and technologically.

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[Observer] The Portuguese phrase Aluta continua was the rallying cry of the FRELIMO movement during Mozambique's war for independence. However, in Liberia, the phrase was expanded. "In the cause of the people, the struggle continues... '

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[Observer] A group of civil society organizations (CSOs), including Partnership for Sustainable Development (PaSD), has called on the government to ensure that budgetary allocation to the health sector be increased to about 15 percent in adherence to the Abuja Declaration.

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[Observer] To enhance price monitoring mainly for basic food commodities across the country, the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) in Liberia and authorities of the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), as well as the Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo-Information Services (LISGIS), recently commenced a two-day Joint Price Monitoring Technical Training in Gbarnga, Bong County for 30 technicians.

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[Observer] The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ), which is the leading global network of agricultural journalists and communicators based in Canada, has named Liberian journalist and development communications practitioner, Jefferson Massah to its visioning committee.

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[Observer] The West African Institute for Financial and Economic Management (WAIFEM), headquartered in Nigeria, has begun a five-day intensive training for financial and economic analysts drawn from The Gambia, Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and Liberia. Participants include financial experts from Central Banks of these countries with others coming from autonomous agencies of the Liberian Government and the media.

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[Observer] To the shock and amazement of the audience, Chief Justice Francis S. Korkpor angrily insisted that Gongloe cut short his remarks at the podium and return to his seat.

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[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Solidaridad West Africa has launched a 3,821, 619 euros Sustainable West Africa Oil Palm Program (SWAPP) in Liberia as part of promoting sustainable oil palm and improving food security in Liberia.

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[Observer] Mr. Tarnue: "I have no regret for whatever decision my administration took to build BWI's image."

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[Observer] The attorneys are being admitted into the Nimba Bar Association, thus making them qualify to practice their profession anywhere in the country.

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[Observer] The economic situation in Liberia is characterized by high reliance on exports of natural resources and agriculture. One of the major strengths of Liberia's economy is its productive mining sector. According to the data from the World Bank, this industry has expanded by 24.2% in 2017-2018. The major leaders are gold and iron ore production. There are also substantial incomes from growing of commercial crops, such as palm oil and rubber.

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[Observer] The verdict is now out on the US$25 million intended for the mop-up exercise as the GAC has now made public its findings from an audit commissioned by President Weah. The report is now before Justice Minister Musa Dean, presumably for possible action. It now remains to be seen whether Justice Minister Musa Dean will follow through on this report.

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[Observer] From rights, Liberia Assistant Culture Minister Margaret Cooper Frank, American Country singer JP Harris, Courtney Renken in the center in black and flaked by leader of Liberia Music Union and staff in the office of the Assistant Culture Minister.