Monrovia

Type: City
Name: Monrovia
Country: Liberia
Latitude: 6.31
Longitude: -10.8
population: 935,427
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 8 mins ago - 2 reports

Ebola Outbreak: Arik Air flights from Liberia and Sierra Leone to Ghana

According to Vanguard Nigeria and several news outlets, Arik Air said it had suspended flights operations to Sierra Leone and Liberia effective from July 28, 2014 following the death of Mr. Patrick Sawyer, a Liberian American, who died in Nigeria after ... [Published Modern Ghana - 8 mins ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 12 reports

A storm called Ebola

Already the deadliest in history, the outbreak has killed nearly 700 people, and the organizations fighting it say they’re understaffed and overwhelmed, with nurses and doctors among those felled by the disease. Two American aid workers, Dr. Kent Brantly ... [Published Register-Guard - 27 mins ago]
Entities: Ebola, Infectious, Virus, Liberia
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

Jim Iyke Flees Liberia Because Of The Ebola Outbreak

23:-People are not smiling! Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke, has fled Liberia, as a result of the Ebola virus outbreak! He was  in Monrovia for business. He shared this photo and message below:-- This is a content summary only. Visit www.gistus.com for full ... [Published African Entertainer - 4 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 5 reports

Ebola in Nigeria: Patrick Sawyer’s final hours in Lagos

Via FrontPageAfrica, a disturbing report on Sawyer’s Final Hours In Lagos: ‘Indiscipline’, Rage, Strange. Excerpt and then a comment:Lagos, Nigeria - Barely 24 hours before his death, Patrick Sawyer had a rather strange - and in the words of medical and ... [Published H5N1 - 6 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 6 reports

Health Officials On Alert Over Ebola Fears

Posted Wednesday, July 30th 2014 @ 12pmFears that the recent outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa could go global has health officials around the world on increased alert. Airline passengers from the region who have shown symptoms of the ... [Published WTAG AM 580 - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Ebola, Virus, Liberia
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 6 reports

AFP - Health-Ebola-WAfrica-Liberia lead

Health-Ebola-WAfrica-Liberia leadContributed by NAMPA / AFP.Liberia shuts schools in battle against Ebola: presidentMONROVIA, July 30, 2014 (AFP) - Liberia announced Wednesday it was shutting all schools and placing "non-essential" government workers ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 13 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 8 reports

Photos: West Africa's Fight Against Ebola

DAKAR (Reuters) -  Liberia  announced on Wednesday the closure of all schools across the country and the quarantine of a number of communities in a bid to halt the worst Ebola outbreak on record spreading across  West Africa .Security forces across the ... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - 15 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 13 reports

Ebola virus killed top two African doctors

AdvertisementsOn Tuesday, Top two doctors in Africa who were treating patients with Ebola symptoms died after getting infected with the disease. Dr Samuel Brisbane, who worked in the John F. Kennedy Memorial Medical Center in Monrovia and Dr. Sheik Humarr ... [Published Your Story - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

Dead Bodies - Health Ministry Failing to Pick Up Abandoned

As the deadly Ebola virus continues to spread, Liberians are panicking as dead bodies of people who have died from unknown causes continue to dawdle around the city of Monrovia and its environs without the Ministry of Health collecting them. The situation ... [Published Individual.com - 22 hours ago]
Entities: Liberia, Ebola, Monrovia
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 7 reports

Sierra Leone's top Ebola doctor dies

–Sierra Leone's top Ebola doctor has died from the disease, medical officials have said.Sheik Umar Khan was infected earlier this month and died on Tuesday at a ward run by medical charity Doctors Without Borders in the far north of the country.Miatta ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Jul 29 2014]
Entities: Sierra Leone, Ebola, Liberia
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 11 reports

Sierra Leone's top Ebola doctor dies

A second top Ebola specialist has died as the worst outbreak of the virus on record sweeps West Africa.Sierra Leone's top doctor fighting the virus, Sheik Umar Khan, has died from Ebola, the country's chief medical officer, Brima Kargbo, said on Tues ... [Published Al Jazeera - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 17 reports

Govt Allays Fear of Ebola Disease Outbreak

Lagos and Abuja — The Federal Ministry of Health and the Lagos State Government Monday allayed fear of Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in the country.The assurance is coming on the heels of findings and the ongoing screening of all possible contacts ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 29 2014]

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"It's almost unthinkable that we can say we can't do anything in Liberia ... I don't know how we can help you ... this is beyond MSF, it's an international issue.We can't treat them, in a few weeks "those 50 could be 300." Commenting on the closure of the Finance ministry and the sending home of employees on Monday, Minister Konneh said the decision was right."
The UK Department of Health said in a statement that it is monitoring Ebola, but that the risk is still low for British citizens. "We do not, at the moment, think this is an issue that affects the UK directly" said Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, who held a high-level meeting about the disease on Wednesday
"Lastly, we will require you to sign an agreement with us that says everything we require you to do; you will agree to do it. Once we have done all of those things, we will now look at your application and evaluate it and determine whether or not you are eligible and you receive a special investment incentive. Which again, will be duty free privileges for five years and determine on where you locate your business?" , the NIC Chairman said

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UK officials 'not prepared' to deal with Ebola ... [Published The Independent - 2 hours ago]
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'Ebola is terrifying - and proves how unprepare... [Published Telegraph - 3 hours ago]
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Ebola fears growing [Published Gulf Daily News - 4 hours ago]
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Ebola in Liberia: Legislator says "Go to health... [Published H5N1 - 5 hours ago]
Via the Daily Observer: Go to Health Centers, not to Bush. Excerpt:A lawmaker of the 53rd National Legislature, Ms. Mariamu B. Fofana, has called on communities across the country to help support the fight against the deadly Ebola Virus in Liberia. Speaking ...
Ebola in Nigeria: Patrick Sawyer’s final hours ... [Published H5N1 - 6 hours ago]
Via FrontPageAfrica, a disturbing report on Sawyer’s Final Hours In Lagos: ‘Indiscipline’, Rage, Strange. Excerpt and then a comment:Lagos, Nigeria - Barely 24 hours before his death, Patrick Sawyer had a rather strange - and in the words of medical and ...
Ebola Epidemic Update: US Citizen Dies In Niger... [Published Zero Hedge - 9 hours ago]
In a world rife with geopolitical calamities, it is easy to forget that west Africa is currently suffering the worst Ebola epidemic in history. Here are the latest updates: State Department has confirmed that one U.S. citizen died from Ebola in Nigeria ...
Ebola: Liberia shuts schools to tackle outbreak [Published H5N1 - 11 hours ago]
Via BBC News: Ebola: Liberia shuts schools to tackle outbreak. Excerpt:Liberia's government has announced that is is closing down all schools across the country to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus. Some communities would be placed under quarantine ...
Ebola in Liberia: Slight improvement in America... [Published H5N1 - 13 hours ago]
Samaritan's Purse is doing a good job of updating its website with the latest on this story: Slight Improvement for Doctor with Ebola. Excerpt:Dr. Kent Brantly, a doctor working for Samaritan’s Purse, and Nancy Writebol, a missionary with SIM, have shown ...
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