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[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Medicine and Health Products Regulatory Authority (LNHRA) has disclosed that the only laboratory available for the testing of the wholesomeness of medical products coming into the country is not functional.

[FrontPageAfrica] New York -Liberia's Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary and Permanent Representative to the United Nations, His Excellency Dee-Maxwell Saah Kemayah, Sr. has stressed the need for increased continuous and predictable financing of United Nations peacebuilding activities in Liberia.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The National Public Health Institute of Liberia has released a public health advisory to the Liberian public on the coronavirus outbreak in the People's Republic of China.

[The Herald] Hyperactive daughter of the late Oliver Mtukudzi, Selmor, has released a song "Mandidzimbira" in honour of her father.

[New Zimbabwe] RISING musician, Garry Mapanzure is set to launch his debut EP album, 'Sushi Season The First' in style with a party on the 15th of February in the United Kingdom.

[263Chat] Despite moving on to a new management, there is no love lost between Enzo Ishall and his former stable Chillspot Records, the singer has said.

[Daily Maverick] Here is what I think is happening. To me, this is a classic case of toxic masculinity. A boy disappears (and later dies) and all the men in charge of the boys agree in a brotherhood of silence and a conspiracy of lies -- if not by commission, certainly by omission.

[News24Wire] All eyes will be on the Gauteng education department on Friday when it releases its report into the death of 13-year-old Enoch Mpianzi, who drowned at a Parktown Boys' High School Grade 8 orientation camp last week.

[GroundUp] Public Works says Eastern Cape Education Department has not been paying bills

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychellois citizens travelling to Europe's Schengen area for business or tourism purposes will, by the end of 2021, have to pay $8 (SCR106) per adult under a new visa waiver programme.

[This is Africa] Senegalese musician and entrepreneur Akon signed an agreement to have his own city with the aim of also promoting tourism in Senegal. Akon City will make use of the cryptocurrency Akoin.

[Vanguard] The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) Command, Lagos, said it arrested 101 suspected drug traffickers in 2019.

Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe have had an apartment in Berlin since the end of the 2000s. The Pet Shop Boys are now dedicating their new album, "Hotspot," to their adopted home.

The Lunar New Year is one of the most important events celebrated by Chinese people worldwide. Here's what the year of the Metal Rat symbolizes — and how the usual festivities are now disrupted by the deadly coronavirus.

Gudrun Pausewang wrote about environmental destruction, escape and war. "The Cloud," her 1987 book for teens, was a must for the anti-nuclear movement. The German novelist has died at the age of 91.

[This is Africa] It is still uncommon to see women commercial motorcyclists in many African cities. In Bamako, Mali however women are not only commercial riders but every day women use motorcycles to go about their daily lives.

[Nyasa Times] Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development director of administration Duncan Chione has said the new land law which came into effect in 2018 is still facing resistance because men continue to grab land from women.

[New Dawn] A member of the Liberia National Children Representative Forum (LNCRF) Emmanuel G.W. Barzon says the practice of Female Genital Mutilation or {FGM} in Liberia is not only harmful, but affects women and girls in the society.


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