LIBERIA | LIBERIA

03-Oct-2014 to 14:52

US installs two additional mobile Ebola testing labs in Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia)-– — Two additional mobile testing labs from the US Government have been installed and are up and running at the Ebola Treatment Units at Island Clinic in Monrovia and Bong County in central Liberia.

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03-Oct-2014 to 11:18

Liberia’s traditional chiefs frown on cremation of Ebola bodies

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) – — Liberia's Traditional Council of Chiefs and Elders has frowned on the cremation of Ebola bodies, describing it as a violation of the traditional norms of the country.

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03-Oct-2014 to 10:44

Liberian gov’t threatens to prosecute Ebola victim in US

APA-Monrovia, (Liberia)- — The Liberian government has threatened to prosecute Thomas Eric Duncan, the Liberian who was recently diagnosed with the Ebola virus after arriving in the United States.

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02-Oct-2014 to 13:16

Identity of Liberian Ebola victim in US revealed

APA-Monrovia (Liberia)- — The Liberian national diagnosed with Ebola in the United States has been identified as Thomas Duncan.

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01-Oct-2014 to 18:40

UNMIL extends Liberia mandate over Ebola

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The United Nations has extended its mission to Liberia due to the health crisis caused by the Ebola epidemic, the Special Representative of the Secretary General (SRSG) Karin Landgren confirmed.

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01-Oct-2014 to 16:28

Liberia values China ties - Sirleaf

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said that her country values its relations with China and would go out of her way to protect and promote them for the future.

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01-Oct-2014 to 12:19

Healthcare workers’ benefits and IMF funding dominate Liberian media

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — -Two news stories that dominate the headlines in the Wednesday editions of Liberian newspapers are the announcement of hazard and death benefits for health workers and the endorsement of US$130 million by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the fight against Ebola in West Africa.

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