Category Archives: Health

Ban Sale of “Tramadol Drugs’

A youth organization under the banner Global Young Society Transformer is calling on the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare and the Drug Enforcement Agency to halt the sale of Tramadol in drug stores and by illegal drug vendors.
The organization’s Coordinator, Ahmed Diallo, says Tramadol is causing serious harm to youths, especially school going kids in the country. Read more

No In Liberia

-As Health Safety Has Increased
-Says Tolbert Nyenswah of NPHIL
The Director-General of the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) Attorney Tolbert Nyenswah has expressed thanks and appreciation to Liberia’s donor partners in the health sector for increasing their response to fight infectious and other disease outbreaks in Liberia.
“We are grateful to all especially the US center for disease Control (CDC), the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Global Health Security Resources, as Liberia is a satellite state among others. All of these things don’t just happen but through critical thinking,” he said. Read more

Manneka Dedicates Ebola Memorial Site In Bomi County

A local organization known as Manneka has dedicated Ebola Memorial Site in Bomi County.
Speaking at the dedication ceremony held on Friday April 20, 2018 in Vortor Town Mon-Feh Clan in Blugban Chiefdom, Dewein District, and the Chief Executive Officer of Manneka stated the Ebola memorial site is intended to remind the Liberians and next generation of district about the impact of the Ebola crisis in Liberia.
Mr. Mambu Quoi stressed that it is good for the people to reflect on past and take precaution about sanitation and hygiene within their communities. Read more

Health Minister’s Confirmation Suffers Setback

By Anthony Selmah
The Senate confirmation hearing of Health Minister Designate, Dr. Wilhelmina Jallah was on Monday March 5, 2018 suspended due to serious concerns raised by Maryland County Senator, J. Gbleh-Bo Brown.
He requested the nominee to give a full explanation about a case involving her private clinic, Hope for Women Medical Center in Paynesville for the death of one Mrs. Fahnbulleh while undergoing treatment at her clinic. Read more

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