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  • Nigeria: Nigeria Ready to Play in Global Gas Market – NNPC Boss
    am 20. September 2019 um 9:14

    [Leadership] Abuja -Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kyari, has reiterated the corporation’s commitment to position Nigeria as a global player in the international gas market, stressing that the country endowed with more gas than crude oil. […]

  • Liberia: Save the Children Shocks Over Children’s Death in Fire
    am 20. September 2019 um 9:13

    [New Dawn] Save the Children International (SCI) Liberia Office expresses shock over the death of 28 persons, mostly school children, who died in a fire disaster at an Islamic school during the early morning hours of Wednesday, September 18, 2019, in Paynesville City, Liberia. […]

  • Liberia: Foreign Missions Mourn Fire Tragedy
    am 20. September 2019 um 9:13

    [New Dawn] The European Union Delegation and the Heads of Mission of France, Germany, Ireland and Sweden in Monrovia say they are deeply saddened by the tragic fire which killed at least 28 people, including many children in the Bassa Town Quranic Recitation Center in Paynesville early Wednesday morning, 18 September. […]

  • Liberia: NBC Establishes MSP in Kokoyah
    am 20. September 2019 um 9:13

    [New Dawn] Bong -The National Bureau of Concession (NBC) in collaboration with partners has established another branch of the Multi- Stakeholders Platform (MSP) in mineral – rich Kokoyah District, Bong County.The MSP according to its Regional Coordinator Emmanuel F. Karneh, Sr. intends to cement cordial relationship between MNG Gold mining company Liberia and residents of the affected communities in the District. […]

  • Liberia: LINSU, Fly Urged to Dialogue
    am 20. September 2019 um 9:13

    [New Dawn] The Minister of Youth and Sports (MYS) Mr. D. Zeogar Wilson urges the Liberia National Student Union (LINSU) and the Federation of Liberian Youth (FLY) calling for the dismissal of the Minister of Education Professor D. AnsuSonii to instead, dialogue with the Minister. […]

  • Liberia: BOCORNET Identifies With Radio Stations in Bong
    am 20. September 2019 um 9:13

    [New Dawn] Bong -The Bong County Community Radio Network (BOCORNET) has identified with several community radio stations in the County. […]

  • Liberia: GOL And FAO Sign Project
    am 20. September 2019 um 9:13

    [New Dawn] A project to enhance animal feed production through corn production in Liberia has been signed in Monrovia. The signing ceremony took place on Thursday, September 19, 2019.Corn, also known as maize is the grain used in poultry diets because it has good energy content and it is easy to digest. But, the procurement of corn feeds is mostly done from neighboring Guinea and Cote D’lvoire at a high cost. […]

  • Nigeria: Chris Brown Wants to Be On My Wedding Train – Davido
    am 20. September 2019 um 8:38

    [Vanguard] Ahead of the talk-of- the town wedding between Davido and his fiancee, Chioma billed for 2020, the Nigerian pop-star has revealed that popular American singer, Chris Brown might be on his train. […]

  • Gambia: School Principal Broke Down After Seeing His Raped Student
    am 20. September 2019 um 8:35

    [Foroyaa] A former principal of Brikama Ba Upper Basic School, Tuesday told the Truth Commission (TRRC) that they were emotionally broken when they saw his student at the gynaecology unit of Royal Victoria Hospital after she was allegedly raped by PIU personnel. […]

  • West Africa: Most Child, Maternal Deaths Occur in Sub-Saharan Africa – UN
    am 20. September 2019 um 8:03

    [VOA] New U.N. data shows sub-Saharan Africa lags behind all other regions in the world in reducing child and maternal mortality. Estimates by the World Health Organization and U.N. children’s fund UNICEF reveal conflict, fragile health systems, and poverty are some of the factors accounting for millions of preventable child and maternal deaths. […]