LCC Recommends Tougher Actions

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-Against  Illicit Drug Traffickers, Users The President of the Liberia Council of Churches (LCC), Bishop Kortu K. Brown has described the fight against illicit drugs a national emergency. Rev. Kortu Browne Bishop Brown, also General Overseer of the New Water in the Desert Apostolic Pentecostal Church in Brewerville, told reporters in […]

Koijee Wants WASH Commission Established

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The Acting President of the Mayors Association of Liberia, Jefferson Koijee calls for the establishment of WASH Commission; wants organize and sustain approach in the WASH sector.  Monrovia City Mayor, Jefferson Koijee Mayor Koijee has called for the establishment of a Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Commission in Liberia. He said […]

REACH Focuses Attention On Child Hunger

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ByT. SayeGoinleh The UN’s program, Efforts Against Child Hunger and Under Nutrition (REACH) has successfully activated and refined a country-centred, multi-sectorial approach. This program which is an inter-agency partnership founded by Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), United Nations International Children Education Funds (UNICEF), World Food Program (WFP) and World Health […]

‘On Frontline To Save Humanity’

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-Senator Tengbeh describes Midwives Lofa County Senator George Tengbeh has described Liberian midwives as those on the frontline to save humanity and has said their effort has won his personal admiration. Jubilant Midwives Senator Tengbeh said midwives are fearless and usually the first people on the frontline, providing care to […]

PREVAIL 5 Study Makes Progress

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-As Liberia, Sierra Leon & Guinea Set To Enroll 4900 By Reuben Sei Waylaun The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL), a Liberia-US Joint clinical research partnership six study is making progress according to officials. PREVAIL is conducting a study to help Liberians and those in the […]

E&J Medical Center In Ganta Conducts Free Surgery

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About one hundred and seventy-five (175) patients have benefitted from a week long free hernia surgery at the Esther and Jereline Medical Center in Ganta, Nimba County. The exercise was carried out by a Medical Team comprising Spanish Doctors. According to a local journalist in the commercial city, the team […]

Several Nigerians Arrested With ‘Illegal Drugs’

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-Valued Over LRD 2 Million By Reuben Sei Waylaun The Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency (LDEA) has arrested several Nigerians with huge quantities of marijuana and heroin in several locations across Logan Town, Bushrod Island, Monrovia. flashback: Seized drugs in liberia According to the LDEA, Azubwke Okolie, Ugo Chukwu, Okcchikwo Okonkwo, […]

MOH Introduces New Birth Certificate

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By T. Saye Goinleh The Bureau of Vital Statistics at the Ministry of Health has announced the introduction of a new birth certificate program for Liberia so as to curb the constant falsification of this important piece of document by some unscrupulous criminal minded individuals in the society. MOH  Speaking […]

Several Liberians Trained To Report On FGM

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The Liberia Girls Guides Association (LGGA) has begun training community workers, social workers and teachers aim at joining the campaign to end Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and other harmful traditional practices that affect women and girls in the country. Speaking at the start of a training, the National Coordinator of […]

Ebola Memorial Site Dedicated In Bomi

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By T. Saye Goinleh A local non-governmental organization known as Manneka has dedicated an Ebola Memorial site in Bomi County with the primary aim of reminding the next generation of Liberians about the impact of the Ebola Virus Disease in the country around 2014 and 2015. Speaking at the dedicatory […]