The Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo-Information Services has begun preparing for the 2021 National Population and Housing Census, as more than 200 of its staff have gathered in Kakata for a 24-day training for mapping assistants.
Members of the Engineering Society of Liberia have met in Ganta for an annual national convention to review the organization’s activities and deliberate on plans for the upcoming year.
The Commercial Court has shut down several broadcasters for illegally accessing sports networks such as beIN Sports and SuperSport. The sports networks broadcast the widely popular Spanish La Liga and the English Premier League, major European sports leagues.
Authorities in the U.K. have jailed a cybercriminal who attacked Lonestar Cell MTN’s network in 2016, causing sporadic disruptions in the company’s service.
25 female journalists trained in digital security at the Liberia Media Center in Sinkor.
Corruption costs the African continent approximately US$148 billion per year. Technology can help reduce this vice through automation.
At least 30 media workers have received certificates after participating in a weeklong website development and management training organized by the World Bank office in Liberia.
In the capital, only seven percent of the population has access to electricity. Most of Monrovia’s grid is largely supplied by expensive diesel-fueled generation sources.