The Number Of Deaths From Strange Disease In Sinoe County Has Increase To 10

Dr. Francis Kateh

The Liberian Ministry of Health & Social Welfare has disclosed that the number of deaths in the Sinoe County unknown disease has increased to ten.

Speaking on a local radio station in Monrovia, the Chief Medical Officer of Liberia, Dr. Francis Ketteh said eight persons are who are isolated are currently undergoing thorough medical check.

Dr. Kateh speaking further said this unknown disease is not related to the deadly Ebola virus that took thousands of lives in the sub-region.

Since the outbreak of this unknown disease last week, Liberians and foreign residents are expressing fears and are calling on all stakeholders in the health sector to quickly move in to abort the spreading of this unknown illness.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.