Citizens of Sehkinpah Town in Sanniquellie-Mahn Administrative District have donated 40 acres of land to the George Way Harley Hospital, in an effort to bring relief to the hospital’s long-term quest to relocate.
Dennis Garsinii, a citizen of Bong residing in the United States, has donated an assortment of medical supplies to the C. B. Dunbar Maternal Hospital in Gbarnga.
Liberia’s chief medical officer, Dr. Francis Kateh, says the unknown disease outbreak in Greenville, Sinoe — which has so far killed 12 people — is not transmissible.
Esther Meapeh had just returned from the Chinese cold storage market in the Neezoe community outside Monrovia where she sells bitter balls, peppers, palm oil, and onions.
At least 10 people have been reported dead as a result of an unknown disease in Greenville, Sinoe.
A U.S. based diaspora group has donated US$30,000 worth of supplies to a clinic in Central River Cess.
At a recent news conference, David Sumo, who heads the Liberia Medicines and Health Products Regulatory Authority, called on the Liberia National Police, Immigration Service, Drug Enforcement Agency, Liberia Revenue Authority to help his agency arrest and confiscate the goods of drug peddlers and forward them to court.
The only Liberian psychiatrist residing in the country, Dr. Benjamin Harris, says the government needs to provide better incentives to encourage more Liberians to pursue psychiatry.