Monrovia Residents in Denial Over Ebola
Residents of the densely populated New Kru Town community in Monrovia are going about their normal business, with some questioning the veracity of news reports that several people died in the area from the deadly Ebola virus.
FrontPageAfrica, 18 June 2014
News of an Ebola presence in Liberia is not new as since March the virus is said to have caused the death of several persons mainly in areas bordering Guinea and Sierra Leone. Read more »
Govt of Liberia, 18 June 2014
In the wake of a renewed outbreak of Ebola virus in Liberia, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has expressed government’s commitment to fight the pandemic. Read more »
A woman fetches water from a well in a populated Monrovia slum.
Liberia: Ebola Kills Nine in Lofa
New Dawn, 17 June 2014
Fresh reports from Lofa County have revealed that at least nine persons have died after contracting the Ebola virus in Foya and Voinjama districts, respectively. Read more »
Liberia: Ebola Victim's Sister Dies
Inquirer, 17 June 2014
The sister of the lady who recently died of the Ebola virus in the Borough of New Kru Town has also died at the ELWA Hospital outside Monrovia. According to some nurses and… Read more »
Liberia: Deadly Ebola Back in Liberia?
FrontPageAfrica, 16 June 2014
Barely a week after Liberia's Chief Medical Officer acknowledged the vulnerability of Liberia to the deadly Ebola virus that has already killed over 200 persons in the Mano River… Read more »