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War-affected Liberian returnees fight new war at home-discrimination

War-affected Liberian returnees fight new war at home-discrimination

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By James Kokulo Fasuekoi Contributing writer Excelsior, Minnesota-After escaping a 14-year-long brutal African war and sought refuge in foreign lands such as the US, Canada and Europe, exiled-Liberians now returning  Full Article »

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Mandingo Caucus of Liberia spearheads book launching, upsurge of zest grasps Monrovians

Mandingo Caucus of Liberia spearheads book launching, upsurge of zest grasps Monrovians

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In continuation of the book tour that has gone from Philadelphia to Minneapolis and New York, the author of  “The Land of My Father’s Birth,” Nvasekie Konneh, leaves soon for  Full Article »

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Liberia’s infrastructure development tops agenda at WB summit

Liberia’s infrastructure development tops agenda at WB summit

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Story by Sidiki Trawally Washington DC-The Liberian delegation to the World Bank and IMF spring meetings in Washington DC has been making a strong case for the Bank’s intervention in  Full Article »

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The rise of Mandingo intellectuals in Liberia, a book review by Robert Sesay

The rise of Mandingo intellectuals in Liberia, a book review by Robert Sesay

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A Review by Robert Vamunyah Sesay There is no one out there in the entire Liberian community who has intellectually taken the cause of the Liberian Mandingo as personal as  Full Article »

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Gurus of African politics, a desire to evade decrees

Gurus of African politics, a desire to evade decrees

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In a land where gross violation of the people’s trust by architects of the law is prevalent, most often than not, the people revolt in solemnity. The gravity of their  Full Article »

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Nearly 400 attend funeral of a Liberian immigrant in New York

Nearly 400 attend funeral of a Liberian immigrant in New York

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Lassana Bamba, Minneapolis, Minnesota- Nearly 400 funeral-goers today converged at the burial of a Liberian immigrant who was yesterday killed in a car crash in the Bronx, New York. The  Full Article »

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Bengoma grants four-year scholarship to two deserving students

Bengoma grants four-year scholarship to two deserving students

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The Organization of Liberian Mandingoes in The Netherlands, Bengoma, has awarded scholarship to two deserving Liberian students seeking degrees at the University of Liberia. The scholarship will cover tuition, books,  Full Article »

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Teleconference, a new scheme to protect Liberia’s interest

Teleconference, a new scheme to protect Liberia’s interest

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Teleconference, a new method to converge without facial interaction seems to be the way forward for most organizations in the Diasporas. While some U.S. based businesses, organizations, or families use  Full Article »

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Ghana to address prevention of violence against women

Ghana to address prevention of violence against women

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A high-power Ghanaian delegation is expected in New York today to participate in the Commission on the Status of Women or CSW. Ghana is expected to brief the 57th session  Full Article »

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Philadelphia-victor of FELMAUSA 2013 convention bid

Philadelphia-victor of FELMAUSA 2013 convention bid

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The Federation of Liberian Mandingo Associations in the USA, FELMAUSA has selected Philadelphia as the venue for its upcoming national convention scheduled for July 2013. According to a dispatch from  Full Article »