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Ebola Battle: Helping Ourselves, as Gov't, Partners Strive

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Ebola Battle: Helping Ourselves, as Gov't, Partners Strive

The alarming rate at which the deadly Ebola Virus Disease or EVD is spreading in Liberia, as well as the desire for some patients to be kept in homes and churches may have attracted the attention of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf early last week. It is in view of the foregoing that the Liberian Leader, last Monday, warned of prosecution should anyone be caught hiding people suspected of the Ebola disease.

Last Updated ( Monday, 07 July 2014 01:53 )
 

Urgency for total involvement in fight against Ebola

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Urgency for total involvement in fight against Ebola

I from all indications, the Ebola Virus Disease or EVD may now be spreading at an alarming rate in Liberia and the Mano River Union basis. And unless there is TOTAL INVOLVEMENT by all sectors of the Liberian society, we may be in a long battle with the EVD at our disadvantage. The urgent need for the concerted efforts of all societal stakeholders to include political parties, civil society organizations, academic institutions, Community Leaders, Liberia Marketing Association, the Media, Transport Unions, banking institutions, as well as the business community, among others,  must be emphasized.

 

The UP leadership must intervene

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The UP leadership must intervene

The timetable for Candidate Nomination for the Special Senatorial election in October has been released by the National Election Commission or NEC. The process, launched Monday, June 30, begins Wednesday, July 2, and ends Thursday, July 24, 2014. The National Election Commission has already said that the nomination process will be centralized, and that all applicants for election must comply with the its Candidate Nomination Procedures by appearing in person to submit application to the Nomination Center.

 

Bravo and welcome to our soldiers from Mali

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Bravo and welcome to our soldiers from Mali

When the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Liberia, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf announced the deployment of Liberian troops in the West African state of Mali as part of the international peacekeeping mission, some thought it was another bluff by the Government of Liberia. Even with the approval of the Liberian Legislature, little did they understand that it was the actual reality, and the second time for this nation to participate in continental peacekeeping operations.

 

Manifesting political will for people living with disabilities

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Manifesting political will for people living with disabilities

During the first ever African Leaders forum on Disability held in the Malawian Capital, Lilongwe on February 10 this year, the issue of the rights of people living with disabilities took center stage.  At the conclusion of the meeting under the auspices of former Malawian President Joyce Benda and the Special Olympic Committee, government, civil society and development actors committed to challenge stigma and inequity by seeking the inclusion of people living with disabilities in the continent’s development agenda.

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 25 June 2014 00:02 )
 
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