An investigation conducted by The Bush Chicken has established that psychotropic medications meant for persons with mental illness are not being prioritized by the Liberian government.
Her white and pink striped shirt draped over her left shoulder like an oversized curtain. As she sat on her motherâ€™s lap, Love stared up at the stethoscopes hung around our necks. She had the apprehension youâ€™d expect to see in the eyes of an infant with four strangers by her bedside.
The deadly Ebola virus which struck Liberia last March and killed over 3,000 people seems to have vanished as the country has been declared Ebola free. Despite the disappearance of the virus from Liberia, it has left a severe toll on children who lost either one or both parents to the virus.
As the governmentâ€™s mandate for the reopening of schools takes effect today, education authorities in Lofa say they will not resume classes in the absence of preventive measures and funds for public schools