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China donates huge food items to Liberia

John Kumeh/Benjamin S. Taingay

(elbcradio.com/Liberia/Feb. 5, 2015)-The Government of the People’s Republic of China has donated one thousand metric tons of food items to the Liberian government.

The food items include rice, cereal and beans. Chinese Ambassador to Liberia, Zhang Yue, made the disclosure Thursday, February 5, 2015 at the turning over ceremony at the Freeport of Monrovia.

Ambassador Yue said: “The donation is aimed at supporting the Liberian Government’s fight against Ebola.”
“My government will support Liberia’s agriculture program to ensure food security in the country,” he also said.

Speaking at the turning over ceremony, Assistant Health Minister for Preventive Services, Tolbert Nyenswah, recounted the numerous contributions China has made to Liberia’s recovery program.

Assistant Minister Nyenswah noted that the Chinese Government’s recent contributions were directed, especially to the national Ebola fight.

 


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