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Liberia's President George Weah speaks during a news conference at Presidential palace in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, April 4, 2018. REUTERS-Thierry Gouegnon

Liberia urged to implement recommendations on war crimes

The United States Congress has given its support for the complete implementation of Liberia’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s (TRC) recommendation for the creation of a tribunal to try suspected war crimes and other atrocities committed during the nation’s 14-year civil war, which ended in 2003.

Liberia church massacre survivors sue alleged perpetrator in US court

Four survivors of a church massacre that killed 600 people during the Liberian civil war filed a civil lawsuit in a U.S. court against the man they accuse of having ordered the attack.

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Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar

2019: Group targets 40 million youth for Atiku Abubakar

Atikulated Youth Force, an online campaign group, says it is targeting 40 million youths to support Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), ahead of the 2019 election.
Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed casting his vote in ward PU 006 Oro in the Kwara State Bye-Election on Saturday, November 17, 2018.

Lai Mohammed: APC will make positive impact in Kwara in 2019

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information, says the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led government would bring about the desired transformation envisioned for the state when it assumes power in 2019.
Gareth Southgate England

Gareth Southgate hails England fightback against Croatia

Gareth Southgate hailed England’s maturity and resilience as Harry Kane fired his side into the Nations League semi-finals with a dramatic 2-1 win over Croatia on Sunday.
APC Nigeria Supporters

Jubilation in Kwara town over APC’s by-election Victory

There was celebration on Sunday in the ancient town of Oro, the country home of the leader of the All Progressives Congress in Kwara State and Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, following the electoral victory of the APC in Saturday’s by-election in Irepodun/Isin/Ekiti/Oke-Ero federal constituency of the state.
Banyana Banyana striker Thembi Kgatlana celebrates after scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win over Nigeria in South Africa's opening match of the African Women's Cup of Nation at Cape Coast Stadium in Ghana on November 18, 2018. Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix

AWCON: Super Falcons shocked by South Africa

African women’s defending champions Super Falcons suffered a rude shock on their opening game of the 2018 AWCON when they lost 1-0 to Banyana Banyana of South Africa in Cape Coast today.