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Massive West African Ebola outbreak ‘now in a second wave’

The Ebola outbreak is devastating West Africa and will spread to more countries unless more aid is provided, an official with the group Doctors Without Borders. The outbreak has been linked to 337 deaths across Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia ...

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Liberian Teenager Makes Jewelry from Bullets


Lovetta Conto is a 17 year old jewelry designer originally from Liberia. Conto makes jewelry from casings of bullets fired during Liberia’s civil war. Conto makes jewelry that is worn by the likes of Angelina Jolie and Hallie Berry. She grew up in a Ghanaian refugee camp. At the age of 18 months she was separated from her mother. Conto and her father fled the country to escape its civil war.

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Liberians in the U.S. Won’t be Deported!


Many Liberians living in the U.S. were able to breathe a deep sigh of relief on March 20 when they learned that they would not be getting deported on March 31 thanks to President Obama.


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