“No One Should Suffer Hardship to Access Healthcare”

PHIL Executive Director, Joyce Jarwolo  The Executive Director of Public Health Initiative Liberia (PHIL), Mrs. Joyce L. Jarwolo, has called for a healthcare system which...

IREDD Launches New Project

-- For citizens, concessionaires to interact directly with gov’t Institute for Research and Democratic Development (IREDD), on Wednesday, October 8, 2019, launched a new project...

US$100K Bridge, Others to Top Upcoming Cape Mount Convention in U.S.

Hundreds of Cape Mountainians residing in the Americas are gearing up to converge in Philadelphia, United States of America, to participate in the upcoming...

Elderly Citizens Petition Legislature

In continuation of the celebration of the International Day of Older Persons, which was globally observed on October 1, the Coalition and Advocates for...

Ecobank Takes Step Against Cancer

On Saturday, October 5, 2019, staff of Ecobank Liberia held a “Walk Against Cancer” as part of activities to mark this year’s Ecobank Day...

Dr. Nyan Scores UAE Science, Tech Collaboration for Liberian Students

– Needs GoL action During a recent visit and scientific meeting held in Europe, Asia, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), renowned Liberian scientist and...

Sweden Supports LNP to Combat SGBV

With support from the Swedish Police, the Liberia National Police (LNP) has concluded a three-day refresher training on sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) prevention...

‘Salary Harmonization Flawed, Provocative’

… Says the the Better Future Foundation In the face of mass protests and increasing disenchantment amongst civil servants across the country, the Better Future...

‘Rabies Causing 59K Human Deaths’

Nearly Half this number of deaths occur in Africa every year, says FAO Country Director Mariatou Njie Mariatou Njie, United Nations Country Director of the...

“Doctors are Humans Too”

-Says LMDA President, Dr. Ekynaibah The president of the Liberia Medical and Dental Association (LMDA), Dr. Emmanuel Ekynaibah, said “medical doctors are human beings too,”...

Spotlight on Guinea for Counterfeit Medicines

-- Pharmacy Board of Liberia says The Pharmacy Board of Liberia (PBL), has put the Republic of Guinea on the spotlight for being one of...

“We for Health” Launches Diabetes, Hypertension Awareness

Montserrado County District#12 Representative George Beyan Samah, in collaboration with "We for Health," a not-for-profit health organization, recently launched diabetes and hypertension awareness and...

Health Workers Return to Work

Health workers under the banner of the National Health Workers Association of Liberia (NAHWAL) on Friday, September 27, 2019, announced that they were returning...

JFK Nurses Join Protest for Salaries Increment, Better Working Conditions

-- MoH, NAHWAL sign MoU No sooner had the leadership of the National Health Workers of Association of Liberia (NAHWAL) entered a Memorandum of Understanding...

LMHRA Operations At Standstill

-- Thanks to Sen. Saah Joseph, who ignited a power struggle, causing President Weah to freeze organization's finances -- Meanwhile, IGORCADIA project ends Aggrieved workers at...

‘Access to Contraceptives, Information, A Serious Problem’

DKT Liberia Celebrates World Contraceptives Day with weeklong promotions The Liberia Country Manager of DKT-Liberia, Antonio Turcott, says the organization is prepared to provide modern...

“Five New Eye Clinics in Sight”

-Dr.  Mosoka Fallah said as he appreciated Low Cost Village for the job. Dr. Mosoka Fallah has promised to construct five new eye clinics...

‘GoL Failed to Address Issue of Drugs Shortage’

-Health workers claim, but gov't orders payment for July and August The Government of Liberian (GoL) through the ministries of Health, Finance and Development Planning...

Health Workers’ Strike Ignites Pregnant Women Protest

By Rochelle Richards (Intern) and Marcus Malayea and Hannah N. Geterminah It was the first of its kind in Liberia since the end of the...

CBRN Focal Persons Reassignment Dialogue Starts in Monrovia

A three-day dialogue on reassigning or maintaining focal point persons of line ministries and agencies within the Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear (CBRN) project on...