Security forces have restored calm to Zorzor after rioting due to the murder of a 31-year old woman. The Liberia National Police, Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization, and NSA have increased patrol of the district, buttressed by UNMIL.
Early morning shoppers in Paynesville were frustrated on Wednesday when business owners shut down their stores for several hours and staged a peaceful protest at the National Legislature on Capitol Hill.
Rural women were urged to play a larger role in Liberia’s development at the three-day National Rural Women Conference in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County. The conference emphasized the need for more political representation and better agricultural training for women.
Catholic school teachers in Liberia have today staged a go-slow in demand of unpaid salary they say the Catholic Education Secretariat owes them.
One of Monrovia’s most under-equipped health facilities, Redemption Hospital, has received several medical supplies worth $50,000 USD on Feb. 26, to strengthen it to meet public health demands.
United States-based pharmaceutical company Mapp Biopharmaceutical has begun testing the Ebola virus treatment ZMapp in Liberia.
My Heart’s Appeal, an international humanitarian organization, will host the third celebration in Liberia of the World Down Syndrome Day on March 21.
Administrators in Margibi County have denied reports from the Liberian News Agency stating that there are four new cases of Ebola in the county.