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WHO: Ebola update, April 22

As of 18:00 on 20 April, the Ministry of Health of Guinea has reported a cumulative total of 208 clinical cases of Ebola Virus Disease , including 136 deaths.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Vancouver Sun

Malaria series part 4: Too far to save a life

Dennis, a newly trained health volunteer in this remote jungle village, didn't merely speculate it was malaria - the child-killer that takes countless thousands of under-five-year-olds in Liberia every year.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Malaria, Africa Travel, Africa, Travel, Liberia Travel, World News, Opinion

NewsBlaze

Ebola Zaire Found in Guinea and Liberia

If you didn't know that first word it might sound merely like some exotic place to travel, but ... Ebola is a scary disease.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Guinea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Poor Sanitation Overwhelms Monrovia

Poor sanitation is associated with Monrovia, a city with sprawling neighborhoods hosting people from the countryside, most of whom were displaced during the civil crisis.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: UN Aircraft Makes Emergency Landing

An UNMIL aircraft made an emergency landing today a few minutes before noon at Thinkers Village in Monrovia.

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CE News

Two CH2M HILL projects win Global Water Awards

CH2M HILL projects were recognized with prestigious industry awards during the annual Global Water Awards ceremony hosted by the International Desalination Association and Global Water Intelligence.

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Related Topix: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, World News, Africa, Peru

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Turkey Regrets Shooting of Liberians, GOL Dispatches Envoy

The Foreign Minister of Turkey His Excellency Professor Ahmet Daavutoglu has expressed his government's deepest regrets over the shooting incident involving four Liberians that took place in Istanbul earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, Africa

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Clash Over Taylor's Benefit

The debate as to whether jailed ex-President Charles Taylor should be given his benefit as former head of state has been rekindled, this time between two prominent female lawyers here-Counselors Frances Johnson-Allison and Pearl Brown-Bull.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: No Intention to Quit

President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has made it crystal clear that she has no intention to quit power before the end of her tenure.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Former President's Family Wants No Govt Involvement in Burial

Frustrated to death, families of former National Transitional Government of Liberia Chairman Charles Gyude Bryant have issued a statement that shuns the state involvement in all activities relating to the burial of the former statesman.

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Liberia: Ecobank Wins News' Olympic Trophies

Ecobank-Liberia over the weekend collected the kickball and football trophies in the just ended mini Olympic organized by the NEWS Newspaper.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Credit Union Upbeat About CBL Loan Scheme

The Unity Savings and Credit Union says the financial intervention of the Central Bank of Liberia in rural Liberia is a positive step in the fight against poverty and development of the country.

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In-depth Africa

The Legacy of Charles Gyude Bryant

The passing of Chairman Charles Gyude Bryant was a shock. It saddened the nation.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Perspective

If April 14 and April 12 Had Not Happened

The April 14, 1979 Rights and Rice Demonstration and the April 12, 1980 military seizure of political power in Liberia are two events that altered the course of Liberian political history.

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The Perspective

The Liberian Media, 25 Years Back: A Comparative Analysis

A presentation by Tiawan S. Gongloe As a panelist at a lecture series marking The Celebration of the 25th Anniversary Of the News Newspaper at the University of Let me first congratulate, Attorney Wilson Tarpeh, founder and the management and staff of this time-tested media entity for keeping it alive for 25 years.

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Vanguard

Bayelsa budgets over N500m to host world SME conference

The Bayelsa state government has budgeted over N500million to host the 20th World Association for Small and Medium Enterprises, WASME, a global non-governmental organization situated in Noida, India with members spread across the world.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Nigeria

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Crofs Blogs

MSF on Ebola in Guinea and Liberia

Doctors Without Borders/MA©decins Sans FrontiA res is deploying more than 60 international staff and 270 Guinean and Liberian staff to respond to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, which has so far claimed 135 lives according to official numbers.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Liberia's Business Environment Encouraging

Following decades of political turmoil, Liberia has now set its sight on development and national recovery as evidenced by 10 years of unbroken peace.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Life Hard for Teachers - Salary Wahala At Education Ministry

The Ministry of Education which has over the years seen protest from teachers and other education workers over unpaid salaries and other incentives is once again in the spotlight over salary arrears to some education workers.

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The Afro American Newspaper

Morgan Students Participate in Design Challenge for Liberian University

War ravaged infrastructure, inconsistent power, and a shortage of hot water were a few of the obstacles Morgan State University School of Architecture and Planning students had to overcome in designing a library and student center, called an E-brary, for William V.S. Tubman University in Harper, Liberia.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Morgan State University, Travel, Liberia Travel, Africa Travel, us Travel, North America Travel, Howard University, Washington D.C. Travel, Tuskegee University

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