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Tuesday, 10-28-14, 9:56House Approves U.S.$62.31 Million to Fight Ebola, Senate May Concur Today[Observer]The House of Representatives of the 53rd National Legislature on Thursday, October 23, during its 15th day sitting of the Extraordinary Session, approved two Loan Agreements to the tone of US$62.31 million, as additional funding to fight the Ebola virus. read more...
Tuesday, 10-28-14, 8:54World Bank Health Expert Upbeat On Efforts to Combat Ebola[FrontPageAfrica]Monrovia -A visiting World Bank official has expressed optimism about the ongoing construction of Ebola Treatment facilities in Liberia as the international community rallies support to fight the worse ever outbreak of the deadly virus in the West African Sub region. Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone are currently struggling to cope with the outbreak of Ebola, which has now infected 10,114 people with 4,912 deaths in all three countries according to October 25 statistics from the World Health Organization. read more...
Monday, 10-27-14, 17:22Emulating the Good Example of Lofa[Inquirer]LOFA COUNTY, THE epicenter of the vicious Ebola virus is expected to be Ebola-free soon with just six remaining cases at the largest Ebola Treatment Center (ETU) in Foya, Lofa County. However, MSF has warned of cross-border activities as the virus has reached its highest peak in neighboring Guinea. read more...
Monday, 10-27-14, 13:05Urey - How Can Justify Its Decision to Recommend Me for Prosecution?[FrontPageAfrica]I refer to the Press Conference given by Mr. James Verdier, the head of the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) on Thursday, October 23, 2014, excerpts of which also appeared in several local newspapers. read more...
Monday, 10-27-14, 10:25Study Reveals Alarming Ebola Predictions[Thomson Reuters Foundation]London -Efforts to control the Ebola virus in Liberia must be quickly and dramatically scaled up or tens of thousands of people will die in the coming months, said a study published on Friday. read more...
Monday, 10-27-14, 8:54Money Deal Chokes Lawmaker[New Dawn]A Montserrado County Representative has been choked by money as he fights back admitting that he grossly violated the Public Procurement Concession Commission or PPCC law for expediency. read more...
Monday, 10-27-14, 8:52Showdown in Cape Mount As Incumbent Senator Faces Several Big Names[Heritage]Monrovia -The incumbent Senator of Grand Cape Mounty County, Abel Momodu Massalay, will be facing ten(10) challengers during the much publicized Special Senatorial Election in the county. read more...
Friday, 10-24-14, 14:17Hunger Threatens Quarantined Community in Paynesville[Observer]A village of 23 households under quarantine in the Omega Tower Community in Paynesville have been suffering deprivation and Ebola stigma following the deaths of five persons and three confirmed cases of the stubborn virus. read more...
Friday, 10-24-14, 11:32'We Want Justice for Shaki' - Kids Hold Protest On Capitol Hill[FrontPageAfrica]Monrovia -Group of children between the ages of 12 to 16 gathered before the Capitol Building, seat of the National Legislature Thursday, seeking justice for their fallen colleague Shaki Kamara, who died in a state security shootout against civilians in the West Point Community in August this year. The children gathered with placards, chanting antigovernment slogans with specific messages to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf while others directed their protest to the National Legislature. read more...
Friday, 10-24-14, 11:31Liberia's Graft Agency Submits Top Dogs for Prosecution[FrontPageAfrica]Recommendations for prosecution of officials of government has now become a cliché with several reports from the Ministry of Justice, General Auditing Commission, the Liberia Anti Corruption Commission all stockpiled and awaiting action from the Executive Branch of Government. Despite the public declaration that corruption is the public enemy number one with a promise by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her regime to fight the menace head-on, there are no known cases of prosecution against indivi read more...

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