- Search Results
Pres. Sirleaf Consoles Pakistan Over Suicide Bomb Attack
Date Uploaded: Aug 16, 2016

Montserrado County Flag


Pres. Sirleaf Consoles Pakistan Over Suicide Bomb Attack

MONROVIA,  August 15 (LINA) - President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of condolence to the Government and people of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan following the death of 70 people in a suicide bomb attack on Monday, August 8.

The suicide bomb attack killed at least 70 people at a hospital in Quetta in south-west Pakistan, with about 120 others sustaining injury in the blast which happened at the entrance to the emergency department where the body of a prominent lawyer that was shot dead earlier on Monday was being taken.

The casualties included lawyers and journalists accompanying the body of Bilal Anwar Kasi.

According to a Foreign Ministry release, in her message to Mr. Mamnoon Hussain, President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the Liberian President extended heartfelt condolences to the Government and people of the Islamic Republic Pakistan, especially the families of the victims on behalf of the Government and people of Liberia and in her own name.

The Liberian leader prayed that the Almighty Allah will strengthen and console Mr. Hussain and the people of Pakistan during this period of national mourning.




latest headlines
Court Finds 2 LRA Ex-Staff Guilty Of Extortion
Jurors at Criminal Court “C” have handed down a guilty verdict against two former employees of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), after sev ...more
FIU Terminates Services Of Legal Affairs Manager
The Financial Intelligence Unit of Liberia (FIU) has disclosed that it has severed ties with its Legal Affairs Manager, Attorney Wonderr K. Freem ...more
Coffey Says ‘Citizen Journalism’ Ill Contributor To Society
Press Union of Liberia (PUL) President Charles Coffey has observed that the lack of proper management of citizen journalism has infused lots of n ...more
LRA Seizes Two Smuggled Vehicles In Sealed Container
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), through its Anti-Smuggling and Intelligence Unit (ASIU) has seized two vehicles that were smuggled into the ...more
MIA Begins Public Awareness On Bong Service Center
The Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) in collaboration with the Bong County Service Center (CSC) Wednesday commenced a three-day awareness forum ...more
Police Probing Parents Over Child’s Death
Police in Gbartala, Bong County are investigating a man and his wife for alleged involvement in the death of their 14-year-old daughter. ...more
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency