Latest News for: Monrovia


First Saturday Alone Cannot Make Monrovia Clean

All Africa 22 Oct 2021
I could not agree with Ambassador Laurent Delahousse, the Head of Delegation of the European Union in Liberia more for being so bold in pointing out the dirty environment of Monrovia city ....

It’s Taco Tuesday every day of the week on Myrtle Avenue in Monrovia

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 22 Oct 2021
That’s how I wound up taking my daughter, returned from an East Coast city where tacos are more an exotic dish than a culinary standard, to Myrtle Avenue, blocked off with barricades festooned with banners reading “Old Town Monrovia.” A street where tasty tacos — and much more — abound.

LIBERIA : Guinean conglomerate Sonoco's high ambitions in Monrovia

Africa Intelligence 20 Oct 2021
Sonoco (Soci�t� nouvelle de commerce) is spreading its wings. The Guinean group recently registered a branch office in neighbouring Liberia, ....

The Mayor of Monrovia launches GCF-financed climate resilience project

Reliefweb 19 Oct 2021
The Mayor of the City of Monrovia, Jefferson Koijee, launched today a project to construct coastal defense revetments in the West Point township of Monrovia to stave off coastal erosion that has eaten up 30m of Monrovia’s shoreline in the past decade. The Monrovia ...

EU Ambassador Retracts Statement That 'Monrovia Is a Dirty City' - Full Statement

All Africa 11 Oct 2021
This Tuesday morning at the Monrovia City Forum on Solid Waste Management, I shared in my public remarks some impressions on the situation of waste collection in the city that I have felt since my arrival in Liberia a year ago ....

EU Envoy - Monrovia, the Dirtiest, Disgusting City

All Africa 11 Oct 2021
The Head of Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Liberia, Laurent Delahousse' describes the City of Monrovia as the disgusting and dirtiest of cities in Africa ....

Retired Navy diver helps keep veterans center afloat in Monrovia

ABC7 10 Oct 2021
MONROVIA, Calif ... 69-year-old Joe Callahan has spent the last five years volunteering at the Monrovia Public Library, helping run its Veterans Resource Center ... Monrovia librarian Mabel Cross has been relying on Callahan's help ever since the resource center opened in 2016, calling him "very enthusiastic, very determined."

Vikings hold off South Vermillion 2-1 for sectional title

Tribune Star 10 Oct 2021
West Vigo beat South Vermillion 2-1 Saturday in the championship match of the Class 2A Monrovia Sectional ... .

National Transit Authority Bus Accident Claims Six, Injures Nine On Monrovia-Ganta Highway

All Africa 08 Oct 2021
Zeanzue -- The National Transit Authority (NTA) has confirmed the death of six people in an accident involving one of its buses on the Monrovia-Ganta highway on Tuesday ....

San Gabriel Valley Boys Athlete of the Week: Noah Rodriguez, Monrovia

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 04 Oct 2021
Monrovia ... In what was supposed to be Monrovia’s last true test of the year against once-beaten La ...

'Kisaan': Monrovia children's author publishes book to honor grandfather and highlight Indian farmers

Frederick News-Post 02 Oct 2021
A little girl with long dark braids and a little boy wearing a green turban peer out from the pages of a picture book, smiling merrily beneath three speech bubbles ... .

Rodriguez throws 5 TDs to lead Monrovia football past La Canada

LA Daily News 02 Oct 2021
Looking at nonleague records, the La Canada High football team posed the biggest threat to Monrovia’s dominance in the Rio Hondo League. The Spartans came into the matchup with Monrovia with a 4-1 record and eyeing a league championship. But Monrovia has its own goal to win a 12th league championship in 14 seasons.