The Government of Liberia has disclosed here that the three West African countries highly hit by the deadly Ebola outbreak will receive US$650 Million from the United States, the United Kingdom, and other developmental partners.
Montserrado County Rep. SaahJoseph, says the military will not be deployed at quarantined homes to contain the latest Ebola outbreak in Liberia, boasting of more than 5,000 former Ebola Treatment Unit or ETU workers as well as his own “First Responders” team.
The World Health Organization or WHO has urged Ebola survivors to be even more cautious during sexual contact to ensure the virus is not passed on to their partners. The warning comes after a survivor was found to have traces of Ebola in his semen almost six months after recovery.
The Liberia Crusader for Peace or LCP in collaboration with the Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia orPREVAIL has conducted a day’s long awareness and sensitization for community members on the recent Ebola study launched by the Liberia-US joint clinical research partnership at the John F. Kennedy Hospital in Sinkor, Monrovia.
The three most affected Ebola Countries in West Africa, Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone have ended a cross border meeting in the Liberian capital, Monrovia.
The three most affected Ebola Countries in West Africa, Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone have ended a cross border meeting in the Liberian capital, Monrovia. Liberia’s Assistant Health Minister for Preventive Services, Tolbert Nyenswah, said the objective of the meeting is to developing countries affected with the Ebola virus to have access to cross border, and how to eradicate the virus from the region.
A conference of more than 200 persons on the anti-Ebola protocol jointly released by the Ministries of Health and Education has ended in Fish Town, River Gee County, Southeastern Liberia.
Members of the disabled community in Liberia have advanced several appeals to President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf at a general assembly held in Sinkor, suburb of Monrovia, seeking clear and direct budgetary appropriation for the National Disabled Union, among others.
The Liberia Medical Health Product and Regulatory Authority or LMHPRA in Monrovia has threatened to drastically deal with any or pharmacist caught selling counterfeit drugs in the country in accordance with the law.
The World Health Organization’s regional director for Africa, Dr. Matshidiso Rebecca Moeti, says the region still faces tremendous problems of capacity, emergency response, and so many needs in weak health systems.