Just few days after President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf launched the Women Health Commission for the African Region, the Resident Representative of UNFPA Ms. Esperance Fundira, encouraged the fourth graduates of the Fistula Rehabilitation and Skills Training Centre in Jacob Town, Paynesville to go and impact their communities.
The ending of the international medical organization MERLIN support to the Martha Tubman Memorial Hospital or MTMH has raised a question of status which resulted to a two day go slow on the part of the hospital employees in Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County.They have threatened further go-slow action if their demands are not met.
The Head of Liberia Surgical Outreach Program (LISOP), Dr. Peter S. Coleman, has commended the Chief Executive Officer of Consolidated Group, Inc., Mr. Simeon Freeman, for his relentless humanitarian effort in sponsoring nationwide free general surgical operations for needy Liberians throughout the country.
Family Planning Association of Liberia (FPAL) has broken grounds for the construction of a clinic in Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County.
A tragic motor accident on the Bensonville-Todee High Way in Montserrado County has left four persons seriously wounded.
Liberia's highest referral and teaching hospital, the John F. Kennedy (JFK), is fast recovering from years of destruction, brought on by more than a decade civil war. Today, the JFK is up and running with specialized doctors and new and improved units. A major supporter of this recovery process is the Health Education and Relief Through Teaching
The Liberian government through the Ministry of Health and social welfare is constructing a health facility in Gbarnga, Bong County.
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has dedicated the first multipurpose Disaster Management (DM) Center of the Liberia National Red Cross Society (LNRCS) in Harper, Maryland County.
There is an outbreak of diarrhea, as a result of the lack of safe drinking water in Gbortoe town, Rivercess County.
An official of the Ministry of Commerce told The New Dawn that rotten pig feet dumped at Wein Town Official Waste Site, were illegally taken out by residents of the area who apparently sold it on the local markets.