Learn how the American-based Pinkberry frozen yogurt brand came to Liberia.
Like a wildfire, Ebola spread from Nzerekore, a remote area of south-eastern Guinea to the capital, Conakry, and then bordering Liberia and Sierra Leone. Kindled with desolation, the killer did not discriminate; it affected the young and old, the rich and poor, the secular and religious.
Wokie Daboh is the founder and Executive Director of Project Blackboard, a non-profit organization with a mission to improve the quality of life through education by rebuilding classrooms and by providing educational tools and resources to students and teachers in Liberia. We interviewed Daboh about her current project and her work with Project Blackboard.
On Dec. 7, the Coca-Cola Company announced that Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer Alexander B. Cummings will retire March 31, 2016.
In an unexpected move, U.S. President Barack Obama lifted sanctions against former Liberian President Charles Taylor, who is in a maximum-security prison for a raft of war crimes.