Liberia Set To Ease Virus Restrictions
Umer Jamshaid 28 days ago Sat 06th June 2020 | 10:39 PM
Liberia has made good progress in containing the spread of coronavirus and will open its international airport and hotels on June 21, the government said
Monrovia, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 6th Jun, 2020 ) :Liberia has made good progress in containing the spread of coronavirus and will open its international airport and hotels on June 21, the government said.
Restrictions such as a night-time curfew would remain in place, though it would start later, according to the statement released on Friday.
As with other poor countries in the region, there were fears that the West African nation of some 4.
8 million people would not have been able to handle a large outbreak.
The country was badly hit during the 2014-16 Ebola crisis, which killed more than 4,800 people in the country.
Footballer-turned-president Weah said the strides made in Liberia along with "developments in other countries" meant there was no need to extend emergency legislation.