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LIBERIA: Forest Peoples Requested to Provide Answers

April 27, 2015 0

Monrovia – London-based Forest Peoples Programme recently issued a report in which it claimed elements of Liberian concession agreements to be illegal. The report titled “Harmful Social and Environmental Impacts of Liberia Palm Oil Project […]

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LIBERIA: GVL Spokesman Welcomes VP Boakai Comments

April 27, 2015 0

Recent comments by Liberia’s Vice President Dr. Joseph Boakai towards Golden Veroleum Liberia Liberianization policy have been welcomed by the Oil Palm Company. GVL notes that despite challenges in infrastructure conditions coupled with the Ebola […]

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Nigeria recalls diplomats from South Africa over attacks

April 27, 2015 0

(By Associated Press) LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria is recalling its top diplomats in South Africa because of "ongoing xenophobia targeting foreigners," according to a government statement. Seven people have been killed in the attacks […]

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Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza confirms third-term bid

April 25, 2015 0

Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza has been nominated as a candidate for a third term in office, a move that his opponents say is unconstitutional. Security has been increased and demonstrations banned following opposition calls to […]

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West Africa battles mystery of ‘post-Ebola syndrome’

April 25, 2015 0

(By Afp) As the Ebola epidemic retreats across west Africa, international health authorities are turning their attention to the little understood long-term effects of the often-deadly virus on the survivors. There is little research on […]

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