- Search Results
 
 
23 Quarantined Persons Threaten Protest In Robertsport
Date Uploaded: Nov 26, 2014

Grand Cape Mount County Flag

 

 

 

23 Quarantined Persons Threaten Protest In Robertsport
By D. Ignatius Roberts, LINA Grand Cape Mount County Correspondent

ROBERTSPORT, November 26 (LINA) -Twenty-three persons quarantined in the Central Ward Community in Robertsport, Grand Cape Mount County have threatened to break the process if the County Health Team (CHT) fails to provide them food and water.

This was disclosed by the head of the quarantined people, Edwin Fahnbulleh, in an interview Tuesday with the Liberia News Agency correspondent in Grand Cape Mount County.

Fahnbulleh alleged that since the CHT placed them under quarantine on November 15 they have not received any assistance from it.

He threatened that if the CHT and the county leadership do not provide them food and water they would have no alternative but to leave the quarantine area to search for food.

Fahnbulleh said since they were placed under quarantine the community has prevented them from fetching water from their wells, noting that this was creating hardship for them.

He said besides food and water, the County Health Team has also failed to provide them medical treatment.

When contacted Wednesday, Superintendent Imam Mohamed Paasewe assured that plans are in place to address the plight of the quarantined people this week.
LINA

latest headlines
LEC Holds Community Engagements Against Power Theft
The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) has renewed its warning to individuals engaged in power theft to desist, as it was costing government i ...more
Cuttington University Promises To Sustain EHELD Projects
The Administration of the Cuttington University has assured the Excellence in Higher Education for Liberian Development (EHELD) of its commitment ...more
Justice Banks Decline To Issue Prohibition Against Korkoyah
Supreme Court Justice-in-Chamber Philip A. Z. Banks Thursday declined to grant the writ of prohibition requested by Dr. Togba Nah Tipoteh against ...more
VP Boakai Assures LACC Of Support To Tackle Graft
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has assured the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) of his unreserved commitment to tackle the scourge of c ...more
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Luxembourg On ‘National Day'
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to His Royal Highness, Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, on that country’s Nati ...more
ECOWAS Envoys Congratulate Pres. Sirleaf
The Dean of ECOWAS Ambassadors and Heads of Mission Accredited to Senegal, General Edouard Tiape Kassarate, has congratulated President Ellen Joh ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency