Grand Cape Mount Superintendent Imam Mohammed A. Paasewe
75 Quarantined For Contact With Suspected Ebola Patients
By D .Ignatius Roberts, LINA Grand Cape Mount County Correspondent
ROBERTSPORT, January 8 (LINA) - Grand Cape Mount County Health Team (CHT) has disclosed that 75 pens have been quarantined for allegedly coming into direct contact with suspected Ebola patients.
The information was contained in a report submitted by the County Surveillance Officer, Mr. Samuel Zayzay, at the County Ebola Taskforce coordination meeting in Robertsport Wednesday, according to the Liberia News Agency.
Zayzay also said from January 1- 6, 2015, the County Health Team recorded 14 deaths, which took place in Tienii, Gbesseh, Jorjoama and Camp #3 in Tewor District, where the virus is said to be prevalent.
Meanwhile, Grand Cape Mount Superintendent Imam Mohammed A. Paasewe has disclosed that local authorities in collaboration with the CHT, national and international partners has set up Ebola awareness and prevention programs to eradicate the virus not only from the district, but the entire county.