#Liberia

BRUSSELS, May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Commission announced this morning the names of the 17 inspiring young people from around the world who will enrich the debates at the 2021 ...

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According to Guniea's health ministry, four people died on Saturday from Ebola. (Representational image: Unsplash)

  • This marks the first instance of Ebola-induced deaths in the country since a 2013-2016 epidemic in neighbouring Guinea
  • The new deaths occurred in Guinean town of Gouecke close to Liberia's north-eastern border
  • No cases, however, have been detected so far

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About 2.5 million people are registered to vote, according to Liberia's national elections committee. (Photo Credit: Representational/ Unsplash)

  • Ballot papers will also ask voters whether to lift a ban on holding dual nationality
  • The ban has long been viewed as hypocritical in some quarters
  • Still only in his first term, George Weah firmly denies that the referendum is designed to keep him in power