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Meningitis Outbreak in West Africa
The meningitis belt of sub-Saharan Africa, which includes over 400 million people in 26 countries, tends to see periodic waves of meningitis…

2017 Upcoming Head of State Elections in Africa
Leadership elections in Africa often raise the possibility of civil unrest. Even in instances when the electoral process goes relatively smoothly,…

Schistosomiasis in Liberia
The second-most common parasitic disease in the world, schistosomiasis kills more than 280,000 people a year in Africa, and presents an increased…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Monrovia (Liberia), Possible Outbreak of…
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that, following reports last month of an unexplained illness largely impacting a group of funeral attendees,…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Monrovia (Liberia), Non-Ebola Related Deaths from…
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that health authorities in Liberia have ruled out the possibility of Ebola relating to an illness that has…