LIBERIA | LIBERIA

27-Apr-2020 to 14:10

Liberia's Justice Minister tests positive for Coronavirus

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian health authorities have announced that Justice Minister Frank Musa Dean has tested positive for Covid-19 and is receiving treatment in a hospital outside the capital, Monrovia.

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25-Apr-2020 to 09:48

Liberia extends stay-at-home order by 14 days

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian president George Manneh Weah has extended the stay-at-home order for government officials considered non-essential staff and other individuals engaged in activities that are not pivotal to livelihoods.

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20-Apr-2020 to 11:04

Liberian newspapers headline extension of state of emergency, rise of COVID-19 c...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Lawmakers extending the State of Emergency to 60 days and COVID-19 cases rising to 91 dominate the headlines in the Monday, April 20 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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17-Apr-2020 to 19:01

Liberia extends Covid-19 state of emergency to sixty days

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Liberian legislature Friday passed a resolution endorsing President George Manneh Weah's recent declaration of a state of emergency to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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14-Apr-2020 to 11:26

Liberian newspapers headline COVID-19, state of emergency

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The latest update on the Coronavirus in Liberia and lawmakers failing to convene to discuss the state of emergency declared by President Weah dominate the headlines in the Tuesday, April 14 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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10-Apr-2020 to 13:44

Covid-19: Disease, like poverty, does not stay at home

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — A group of think-tankers from Europe and Africa are drawing global attention to the impact of Coronavirus in Africa which should change global politics.

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08-Apr-2020 to 20:34

Liberia declares Covid-19 state of emergency

APA-Monrovia (Kiberia) — Liberian President George Manneh Weh has declared a three-week state of emergency beginning on April 10 as part of measures to curtail the further spread of coronavirus in the country.

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