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2 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Who Are the Dismissed Officials? - Public Demands Explanation From Gov't

President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has instituted what has described by the public as a "blanket dismissal" against officials of the Executive Branch of government, who failed to obey her order.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa

6 hrs ago | 12NewsNow.Com

Baby flashes thumbs up in coolest ultrasound ever

This baby isn't even out of the womb yet, but it already seems to be living the "no worries" lifestyle.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa

Mon Sep 01, 2014

SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, Sept. 2

Sirleaf instructed nonessential workers not to come to work and promised that all government employees would still be paid.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, US Military, US Marine Corps, US Navy

Reuters

Ebola health workers should get danger money, expert says

Doctors and nurses fighting the world's biggest outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa should get incentives including better pay, insurance and access to the new Ebola drug ZMapp, an international health expert said.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Sierra Leone, World News, Africa, Liberia

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Liberia extends stay-home order amid Ebola...

In this photo taken on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, a security guard, center left, working at the University Hospital Fann, speaks to people inside a car, as a man is treated for symptoms of the Ebola virus inside the Hospital in Dakar, Senegal.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Senegal,

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Ebola in Liberia: Government extends stay-home edict for non-essential staff

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has extended, by the another month beginning Monday, September 1, 2014, the stay-home order imposed on all non-essential government employees who have been away since August 1st.

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Related Topix: Liberia, Africa, World News

The Perspective

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf: On the Hot Seat

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has always been a media darling. She is perhaps the most well known and loved leader on the African continent.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Reuters

WRAPUP 1-Health workers strike at major Ebola clinic in Sierra Leone

Health workers have gone on strike at a major state-run Ebola treatment centre in Sierra Leone, hospital staff told Reuters on Saturday, a further blow to efforts to contain the deadly virus.

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Related Topix: Sierra Leone, World News, Africa, Liberia

The Fresno Bee

Quarantine for Ebola lifted in Liberia slum

Residents of the neighborhood, West Point, will be free to move in and out starting Saturday at 6 a.m., said Lewis Brown, the minister of information.

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Related Topix: Liberia, Africa, World News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Perspective

President Sirleaf: Fumbling and Bumbling at the Wheel of State

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is fumbling and bumbling at the wheel of state. Her policies remain quite inept and ineffective.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa

The Perspective

Crisis of Political Leadership: Liberians are Unsure What to do with Madam President

Liberians are scrambling to deal with the EBOLA virus but all like the article in the Foreign Policy Magazine recognized that the massive spread of the virus because of the current administration's inability to contain it is a symptom of a much bigger problem of poor governance.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa

Cross Roads News

African diplomat lobbies for Ebola drug, supplies

Former District 1 Commissioner Elaine Boyer is free on $25,000 bond after being charged with federal mail and wire fraud on Aug. 26 As the Ebola virus rages on unchecked in West Africa, an Atlanta-based diplomat is urging the United States to send shipments of the experimental drug Zmapp and other emergency aid to Liberia.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Liberia, World News, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Congo, Emory University

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Indian Community in Liberia Contributes to the Fight Against Ebola

Liberia: Indian Community in Liberia Contributes to the Fight Against Ebola, Donates Over Us$200,000 Worth of Items to the National Task Force On Ebola - Ecobank Donates One Ambulance In an effort to buttress the fight against the Ebola virus disease now ravaging the sub-region, the Association of Indian Community in Liberia has donated assorted ... (more)

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Asian-American, Indian-American, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Chicago Tribune

WHO says Ebola outbreak could strike 20,000 people

World Health Organization Assistant Director General Bruce Aylward holds up a document titled "Ebloa response roadmap" during a press briefing at the United Nations headquarters in Geneva August 28. World Health Organization Assistant Director General Bruce Aylward holds up a document titled "Ebloa response roadmap" during a press briefing at the ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Liberia, Africa

Crofs Blogs

Liberia: Mt. Coffee hydro dam rehabilitation work halted over Ebola fears

Via the Daily Observer , more signs of economic collapse-and Canada doesn't look good: Mt.Coffee Hydro Dam Rehabilitation Work Halted .

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

SNL Financial

Deadly Ebola virus a growing threat to African mining operations

Miners are responding to the escalating threat of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa with many withdrawing workers from the region and halting operations as the death toll surpasses 1,400 .

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Ellen Acts Against 'Recalcitrant' Officials

As a follow-up to her directive regarding restrictions on travel of government officials, including their return within a week for those who were out of the country, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has instituted several measures that take effect immediately.

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Related Topix: Liberia, Africa, World News

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Tony Elumelu Foundation Contributes U.S.$100,000 to Liberia's Ebola Fight

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a contribution of US$100,000 from the Tony Elumelu Foundation to be used in the fight against the spread of the deadly Ebola virus disease in Liberia.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Non-Profit, Nigeria, Life, Charity

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Ex-Soldier Who Says He Helped Ellen Escape Doe Threatens Lawsuit

It appears President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has many critics who do not only want her resigning her post as president, but are also calling for her to face the International court of justice for alleged crimes against humanity.

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Related Topix: Liberia, Africa, World News

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Officials Who Left Amid Ebola Outbreak Fired

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has ordered the dismissal of some junior and senior level cabinet ministers, who, in the wake of the deadly Ebola outbreak left the country and have yet to return.

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Related Topix: Liberia, Africa, World News

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