- Search Results
County Health Team Launches Ebola Awareness In Cape Mount
Date Uploaded: Jul 30, 2014

Grand Cape Mount County Flag




County Health Team Launches Ebola Awareness In Cape Mount

By D. Ignatius Roberts, Grand Cape Mount County Correspondent

ROBERTSPORT, July 30 (LINA)-The Grand Cape Mount County Health Team (CHT) and partners have distributed more than 4,000 leaflets and 500 posters in cities, towns and villages on Ebola prevention as part of the Ebola awareness campaign in the county.

According to the Liberia News Agency (LINA) correspondent in the county, this was disclosed by the County Health Officer, Dr. Julius Garbo, during the Ebola Response Coordination meeting held on Wednesday, July 30 in Sinje, Garwula District.

Dr.Garbo said the distribution of leaflets and posters is intended to adequately educate citizens and residents on how to prevent the deadly virus.

He urged the citizens to utilize the inscriptions on the posters and the leaflets so that the Ebola prevention campaign will benefit every citizen in Cape Mount.

The Liberian medical practitioner said prior to the distribution, the county health team and its partner, Medical Teams International (MTI) recruited and trained young people from the rural parts of the county who carried out the distribution and at the same time explained to their people the danger of the virus.

He appealed to citizens of the county to make maximum use of the Ebola prevention measures issued by the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.


latest headlines
Defense Official Tips Michigan Guard As ‘True Friend’ To AFL
Deputy Defense Minister Joseph F. Johnson has said the Michigan National Guard (MNG) of the United States remains “a true partner” to the Lib ...more
Deputy MIA Boss Threatens To Fire ‘Ineffective’ Local Leaders
The Deputy Internal Affairs Minister for Urban Affairs, Stephen Neufville, has threatened to dismiss local authorities who fail to maintain prope ...more
LEGIT Official Nudges Accountable Use Of Local Resources
The acting Chief of Party of the USAID-funded Local Empowerment for Government Inclusion and Transparency (LEGIT) project has stressed the need f ...more
GC Wants Code Of Conduct “Considered Inapplicable” To 2017 Polls
The Governance Commission (GC) has recommended that Part V Sections 5.1 and 5.2 of the Code of Conduct “be considered inapplicable” to the 20 ...more
Sawyer Tells Liberians To ‘Let 2017 Polls Build On Peace, Democracy Gains’
The Chairman of the Governance Commission (GC) has said the 2017 Presidential and Legislative Elections must build on the gains of over a decade ...more
Seven Die From ‘Strange’ Sickness In Sinoe
Seven persons Tuesday died from a strange sickness in Greenville, Sinoe County in Southeastern Liberia. ...more
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency