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Ghana to host 2021 West Africa Conference on CelebrateLAB

Ghana will host the 2021 West Africa CelebrateLAB conference in Accra in collaboration with the West Africa Scientists to provide knowledge for medical laboratory...

Liberian vice president tests positive for COVID-19

Liberian Vice President Jewel Howard-Taylor has tested positive for COVID-19, health authorities in the West African country confirmed on Thursday. The...
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Liberia’s COVID-19 cases rise to 152

Liberia on Friday recorded 11 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the tally to 152, according to the country's health authorities. The West...

3 Liberian senior officials test positive for COVID-19

Three Liberian senior officials have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, said the country's Health Minister Wilhelmina Jallah on Wednesday. Jallah told...
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Liberian official dies of COVID-19

Marcus Soko, head of Liberia's drug enforcement agency, died while receiving treatment for COVID-19, the government confirmed on Saturday. Soko died on...
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Liberia’s COVID-19 cases rise to 99

The number of COVID-19 cases in Liberia has risen to 99, as health authorities in the country confirmed 19 new cases on Monday. The National...

Number of COVID-19 cases in Liberia rises to 59

The number of COVID-19 cases in Liberia has risen to 59, according to health officials on Monday. The National Public Health Institute...
A researcher of CapitalBio Corporation shows a virus nucleic acid detection kit for six respiratory pathogens on March 10. Six respiratory pathogens, including the COVID-19, can be detected simultaneously within one and a half hours, requiring samples of only respiratory droplets. (Photo by Jiang Wenjie, People’s Daily Online)

Liberia records second COVID-19 case

Liberian government said on Tuesday the country has recorded the second case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), just one day after the index case...
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Liberia confirms first COVID-19 case

A Liberian senior official who recently returned from a foreign trip has been confirmed as the first case of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19)...
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Liberia signs MoU with neighboring countries to lower telephone roaming charges

The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) on Tuesday said it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with neighboring West African countries to lower telephone...

How I set up Liberia’s first school for autistic children

Community activist debunks cultural myths about autism BY: AGNES FALLAH KAMARA I must admit that I did not know anything about autism until 2014 when, on a...

Victims of Liberian school fire incident laid to rest

Victims of a fire incident which engulfed a school near Liberia's capital city of Monrovia were laid to rest in a mass grave. ...

ECOWAS parliament says to tackle inter-community conflicts in region

The Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS) parliament said on Friday that it has set an agenda to tackle the problems associated with...

Twenty-one bodies recovered so far from Liberia’s mudslide

Liberian authorities on Thursday confirmed 21 bodies have been recovered from a gold mine where a mudslide buried some miners two months ago. Up to...
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Failure for Nigeria to Sign AfCFTA Would Be Disappointing

Mr Lowel Wesley, Chief Trade Negotiator of Liberia has said the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) framework agreement could suffer great jeopardy if...
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Lassa Fever Outbreak kills 22 people in Liberia

Liberian authorities on Wednesday confirmed 22 deaths have been recorded across the country following the outbreak of Lassa fever since January. In a statement, the...

Liberia warns public over monkeypox outbreak

Liberian health authorities on Tuesday issued an alert on the possible outbreak of monkeypox, an infectious disease which is found mostly in central and...
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Liberian president expected in Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire

Liberian President George Weah on Wednesday jetted out on state visits to Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana, said a presidential spokesman. During the four-day visit, Weah...

Liberia’s president-elect George Weah

George Oppong Weah, the candidate of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), was officially declared the president-elect of Liberia on Friday, following a...

Liberia lauds China’s assistance in rehabilitating main airport

Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded China's assistance in rehabilitating the terminal and runway of the Roberts International Airport, saying it marked an...
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Africa World Airlines offers more options to Monrovia

Africa World Airlines (AWA), the country’s fastest-growing regional carrier, will start a thrice-weekly service between Accra and Monrovia, commencing December 12, 2017. The airline will...

China donates equipment to bolster peace, security in Liberia

China has said it will continue to support Liberia in its quest to build on its democratic process, especially by assisting the West African...

Pneumonia Turns Out to be a Much Dangerous Killer

After calling on their governments to invest in immunization for the girl child on October 11th, and engaged them to eradicate Polio once and...

African CSOs call for greater domestic investment into routine polio immunization programs

The year 2017 has seen the lowest case count of polio in recorded history, but the job is not done yet. Fourteen days into a...
The Secretary General of FENOS-CI, Minister of Health and Public Hygiene representative and the President of the NGO Uplife at a press conference

Civil Society Groups Gears Up for 33 Days Immunization Project

As the world celebrates the International Day of the Girl Child, organizations in over ten countries launch the 33 Days to Power Up Immunization...

ASKY to Recommence Flights to Freetown and Other Destinations

Pan-African airline, ASKY, would resume its flight operations to and from West African cities of Monrovia, Freetown and Banjul from November 1, 2017. According to...

Liberia’s two major presidential candidates

Liberia is set to hold a general election on Tuesday to elect the president and national congress members. A total of 20 presidential candidates will...

Mudslide destroys US$2 million mining equipment in Liberia

A mudslide at a mining site in Liberia's Bong County has destroyed mining equipment estimated to worth 2 million U.S. dollars, local media reported...
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Liberia’s political parties enter peace accord ahead of elections

Political parties in Liberia have entered an accord to uphold peace during the general elections in the country later this year. All...
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Agricultural center inks new partnership with Liberian farmers

A China-assisted agricultural facility in central Liberia's county of Bong entered a new partnership deal with local farmers on Monday, with an aim of...