Ellen Donates 100 Bags Of Rice, US$5,000 To JFK

In the wake of the deadly Ebola virus, Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has donated 100 bags of rice to the John F. Kennedy Hospital.

The Liberian leader yesterday also donated US$5,000 to the hospital to help in the fight against the deadly Ebola virus. President Sirleaf presented six cartons of fish to the hospital as her own gesture in combating the virus.

She said the distribution was intended for the staff of the JFK Hospital, who have been very committed to the fight against the deadly pestilence that has claimed hundreds of lives in the country.

Receiving the items, the General Management of JFK, Dr. Wannie Scott-McDonald on behalf of the staff lauded the Liberian leader for the donation promising that the contribution will be used for the intended purpose.

She said health workers will be there always to ensure that the raging Ebola virus is eradicated from the country as they will do everything possible to fight the virus.