- Search Results
 
 
Sime Darby Donates To Ebola Campaign
Date Uploaded: Aug 23, 2014

Grand Cape Mount County Flag

 

 

 

 

Sime Darby Donates To Ebola Campaign

By D. Ignatius Roberts, LINA Grand Cape Mount Correspondent

ROBERTSPORT, August 22 (LINA) - Sime Darby Plantation Liberia (SDPL) has donated US$800, chlorine and assorted medical supplies to the Grand Cape Mount County Health Team to beef up its fight against the deadly Ebola virus in the county.

The presentation was made recently during the Ebola Task Force coordination meeting held in Sinje Town, Garwula District.

The Land Reclamation Manager of the company, Daoda V. Metzger, who made the donation, said the management’s attention has been drawn to the outbreak of the Ebola disease which has claimed the lives of some citizens of the county.

He said the donation is the company’s initial contribution towards the battle against the disease, noting that the eradication of the disease is a primary concern of the company to avoid further destruction of lives.

Mr. Metzger commended the County administration and the County Health Team for formulating strategies geared towards preventing the spread of the virus.

Receiving the donation, County Superintendent Imam Mohammed A. Paasewe thanked Sime Darby for the gesture and said the donation will help health workers to fight the spread of the virus in the county.

LINA DIR/TSS/PTK

latest headlines
‘Poverty Rate Still High In Africa,’ Says WB Lead Economist
World Bank Lead Economist and the author of the Africa’s Pulse Report, Punam Chuhan-Pole, has observed that with poverty rates still high in th ...more
Africa’s Economic Growth In Upswing After Sharp Slowdown - Report
“Economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa is rebounding in this year after registering the worst decline in more than two decades in 2016,” the ...more
FeJAL, SWEL To Sign HQ Construction MoU
The Female Journalists Association of Liberia (FeJAL) will on Thursday, April 27, sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the Society of Women En ...more
NBC Retires Six
The National Bureau of Concessions (NBC) has retired six employees in recognition of their meaningful services to the government and people of Li ...more
Liberia YMCA Gets New CEO
The Board of Directors of the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) of Liberia has appointed E. Timotheus Kamaboakai as the new National Gen ...more
Commerce Ministry Begins Inspection Of Businesses April 24
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has announced that it will commence regular quarterly inspection of business entities on Monday, April 24. ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency