Monthly Archives: July 2019

Liberia: Providing Psychiatric Care Close To Home

The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is expanding a free treatment program for people with mental health disorders in Liberia with activities beginning this month in the densely populated township of West Point in Monrovia. The program, run in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and other partners, now provides outpatient care for about 1,350

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LIBERIAN GOVERNMENT ISSUES CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST IN ICONIC DUCOR HOTEL

The Government of Liberia through the National Investment Commission (NIC) has made a call for Expression of Interest (EoI) to Build, Own, Operate and Transfer (BOOT), refurbish or rebuild and manage the iconic Ducor Inter-Continental Hotel (DCH) in Monrovia, the nation’s capital. Accordingly, Prospective Developers are expected to respond to the EoI by close of business day on or before

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‘Women Coalition For County Development’ Launched

A local women organization aimed at contributing and fostering equal participation for economic development of all most especially women towards the implementation of the County Development Funds has been launched in Monrovia. Women Coalition for County Development also focuses on efforts of mechanism to campaign and address the low [participation of women and to push for actions to help close

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Breaking : US Government Frown On Council Of Patriots July 26 Protest

The government of the United States of America through its embassy near Monrovia has condemned the Council of Patriots (COP) for its planned July 26 protest. A statement issued by US Ambassador Christine Elder said staging a protest on July 26 as they have outlined, during independence celebrations, would instead convey a lack of commitment to national development. The Ambassador

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LEC Restored Electricity Supply To Capitol Building

The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) has restored electricity supply to the Capitol Building after the installation of a new 1500 KVA transformer on the 9th of July. The Capitol Building previously had a 1000kVA transformer installed but due to the addition of two annexes to the main structure, the installed capacity could no longer withstand the increased load. This prompted

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“We Will Disconnect Illegal Sewerage Line” – Says LWSC’s Deputy Managing Director For Technical Services Dan Saryee

Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation, LWSC’s Deputy Managing Director for Technical services Dan Saryee has disclosed that LWSC will disconnect illegal sewerage line in and around Monrovia. He made the statement in an interview with reporters when he toured several parts of Sinkor, as one of LWSC’s ways to encourage customers to pay their bills regularly. He said the payments

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Speaker Chambers Office Calls For Calm At LMHRA Detests Bad Administration And Journalism

The Office of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dr. Bhofal Chambers, has called for calm at the Liberia Medicines and Health Products Regulatory Authority (LMHRA) amidst internal rift between and amongst senior staffers at the institution. According to the Political Affairs Officer to Speaker Chambers, Mr. George D. Watkins, the Speaker Office has observed with grave concern some

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