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A Guinea-Bissau customs official watches arrivals from Conakry, the capital of Guinea, on Tuesday, April 8. Conakry is being ravaged by an Ebola virus epidemic, and Guinea-Bissau officials are concerned about a possible case inside their borders.
5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
The Roberts International Airport is the largest airport in Liberia and is one of the oldest airports, perhaps in Africa with its origin dating far back in 1942 when the United States signed a defense pact with the country, but the airport has been in ruins for years since some parts were destroyed as a consequence of the Liberian civil wars.
9 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs
Police in Monrovia yesterday arrested a man in Congo Town for setting the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare on fire, leading to the burning of one of the conference rooms of the Ministry's building.
Liberia said it has made "proper representation" to the US embassy seeking clarification on why the visas of three senior government officials were revoked after they had left Liberia.
More than five years after the Truth and Reconciliation Commission released its final report and recommendations in which it indicted President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, former rebel leaders and some officials of her government, an esteemed member of the diplomatic community has called for the implementation of the TRC report.
Civil society groups are mounting concern over the status of the US$8.5 million placed in the escrow account at the Central Bank of Liberia .
The Ministry of Justice has ordered Liberia's Finance Minister Amara Konneh to appear in court along with all original documents relating to the ongoing trial of a lawsuit filed against the Ministry of Finance.
The Christian run United Methodist Hospital in Ganta has recorded what is said to be its first Eboal death, months after it reported the first patient it diagnosed during the initial outbreak of the virus here.
The Liberia National Police or LNP is currently in the process of forming a new anti-robbery squad to robustly confront the high rate of armed robbery in Monrovia and its environs.
The Liberian Government has announced US$500,000 from its coffers to fund the Ebola campaign.
Some concerned citizens yesterday staged a peaceful protest on the ground of the Capitol Building against the sale of additional oil blocks in the country.
Shouting this slogan: "We want our money, we want our money," angry workers of the Liberia Maritime Authority , stormed the Ministry of Finance, early Tuesday Morning, demanding six months arrears owed them by the Ministry.
The Center for Media Studies and Peace-building, has in concert with the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning hosted a successful launch of the Open Budget national awareness campaign in the Port City of Buchanan, Grand Bassa County.
Golden Veroleum Liberia Oil Palm Company operating in Sinoe and Grand Kru counties has concluded plans to rehabilitate and expand the Port of Harper in Maryland County.
Liberia has exported 137,366 carats of rough diamonds worth over US$62 million, a 2012 LEITI reports released June 2014 has revealed.
Dr. Luis Gomes Sambo, the World Health Organization Regional Director for Africa, arrived in the country Monday, July 21, on an official visit to contribute to the fight against the ongoing Ebola Virus Disease outbreak.
Commuters that ply the very busy Monrovia-Ganta highway have become endangered due to the high rate of accidents on the road that serves Bong, Margibi, Nimba and Grand Gedeh routes from the capital.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 03:47 pm
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