Prevail, Partners Perform 40 Successful Cataract Surgeries

[Observer] The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) recently conducted a clinical research study where Ebola survivors and their close contacts benefited from cataract removal surgeries. The study, called PREVAIL 7, sought to ad…

[Observer] The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) recently conducted a clinical research study where Ebola survivors and their close contacts benefited from cataract removal surgeries. The study, called PREVAIL 7, sought to address the issues of safety for participants to undergo cataract surgery and to define the post-surgical care needed to achieve the best visual outcomes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Curtis Realigns With CDC

[Observer] Brewerville City Mayor George V. Curtis not only congratulated President-elect George Manneh Weah on his runoff victory, but called on him to be aware of his civic duty to the country as the President, even though he won on the ticket of the…

[Observer] Brewerville City Mayor George V. Curtis not only congratulated President-elect George Manneh Weah on his runoff victory, but called on him to be aware of his civic duty to the country as the President, even though he won on the ticket of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

West Point All Stars Win 1st ‘Challenge Cup’

[Observer] There was wild jubilation in the Township of West Point on Saturday as two soccer clubs from the community won two trophies in the ‘Follow the Water Holiday Challenge Cup.’

[Observer] There was wild jubilation in the Township of West Point on Saturday as two soccer clubs from the community won two trophies in the 'Follow the Water Holiday Challenge Cup.'

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘We Did Not See True Representation in the 52nd and 53rd House’ – Naymote

[Observer] Following the certification of 66 of the 73 representatives elected during the October 10 presidential and representative elections, a local civil society organization has called upon them to be more accountable to their constituents by maki…

[Observer] Following the certification of 66 of the 73 representatives elected during the October 10 presidential and representative elections, a local civil society organization has called upon them to be more accountable to their constituents by making the right decisions that will improve their living conditions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chingola Council Moves to Prevent Cholera Outbreak

[Zambia Reports] The Chingola Municipal Council has stepped up efforts to avoid the outbreak of cholera with measures put in place is to improve sanitation in markets and bus stations

[Zambia Reports] The Chingola Municipal Council has stepped up efforts to avoid the outbreak of cholera with measures put in place is to improve sanitation in markets and bus stations

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

CBU Crisis Haunts New Academic Calendar

[Zambia Reports] The Copperbelt University Senior Administrative, Professional & Technical staff Union (CUSATSU) has threatened to join Copperbelt University Academics Union (CBUAU) to boycott the new academic calendar scheduled to start today due to none payment of salaries.

[Zambia Reports] The Copperbelt University Senior Administrative, Professional & Technical staff Union (CUSATSU) has threatened to join Copperbelt University Academics Union (CBUAU) to boycott the new academic calendar scheduled to start today due to none payment of salaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia