Entries by Fredrick Gaye

StarTimes acquires exclusive media rights for FIBA’s 2017-2021 national team competitions

StarTimes, Africa’s leading pay TV operator, has acquired exclusive media rights in Sub-Saharan Africa for FIBA’s national team competitions during the period 2017-2021, including the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 in China.   Basketball’s world governing body awarded StarTimes exclusive free and pay transmission rights across all territories of Sub-Saharan Africa for its leading tournaments […]

ALU’s Executive Director Stresses High Standards -In Educational System

Dr. Emmanuel Bravy Daykeay The Executive Director of the Association of Liberian Universities (ALU), Dr. Emmanuel Bravy Daykeay, has described the provision of advanced and high quality education by learning institutions in Liberia as their best show of patriotism for the Country grappling with challenges of restoring a once wholesome functioning education system. Dr. Daykeay says […]

China Is Liberia’s Development Partner -Amb. Zhang

By Macpherson C. Marbiah/0886442881-0777250370 The People’s Republic of China, through its embassy near Monrovia, has reaffirmed its commitment in supporting Liberia’s developmental drive. Speaking Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at programs marking the third edition of the Chinese Ambassador Cup Table Tennis Match Cum, Chinese Ambassador & Enterprise’s Scholarships awarding ceremony, held at the University of Liberia on Capitol Hill,  Chinese Ambassador […]

EDWARD WILMOT BLYDEN: THE MAN WHO SAW LIBERIA’S TOMORROW

A Perspective By Edmund Zar-Zar Bargblor History, according to Robert Penn Warren (a poet, novelist, and literary critic), cannot give us a program for the future but it can give us full understanding of ourselves and our common humanity, so that we can better face the future.  Professor J. Corfield also pointed out   in her article that […]

“More Opportunities Await Liberians” -Chinese Professor

By Macpherson C. Marbiah/0886442881-0777250370   A professor of Confucius Institute at the University of Liberia (UL), Ms. He Rundong, has cautioned Liberian students to make use of the opportunities provided by the Chinese government through its Confucius Institute program to learn Chinese Language and culture. “More opportunities await Liberians if learn Chinese Language and culture,” she assured. […]

AccorHotels expands in Ethiopia -With the signing of a new hotel in Addis Ababa

AccorHotels group and Tsemex Hotels and Business Plc are joining hands to finalize the construction of a new 218 keys MGallery by Sofitel hotel near the headquarters of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. After the announcement of the signature of three other hotel management agreements (Mercure, ibis and ibis Styles) early this February, AccorHotels continues to […]

New Yourpea Youth Launch Association

Many citizens from New Yourpea Town in Kparblee Administration District, Nimba County, residing in Montserrado County and other parts of Liberia defied the heavy down pour of rain on Saturday, June 24, 2017, to grace the official launch of their youth organization and fund-raising program. The launching of the organization, dubbed and styled: New Yourpea […]

ORANGE Liberia Launches 4G LTE Outside Monrovia

The management of Orange Liberia says it has officially launched Liberia’s first 4G LTE network outside of Monrovia.  The company celebrated the launch of the LTE network in Kakata, Margibi County, over the weekend at a colorful program held in the City Hall. Making the keynote address at the launching program, Orange’s Director for Government […]

Chinese FM reiterates China’s commitment to supporting Africa’s poverty reduction

ADDIS ABABA, June 21 (Xinhua) — Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has reiterated China’s commitment to strengthening mutually beneficial cooperation with Africa in order to assist the continent to achieve independent and sustainable development, and eliminate poverty at an early date. The Foreign Minister made the remarks on Wednesday at the opening of the China-Africa […]