Help urged for research chimps on Liberia isle

Aug 25, 2015

Help urged for research chimps on Liberia isle

Eleven chimpanzees rushed out from the bush and descended from trees to the shore, making jubilant sounds to greet the speed boat bringing food. Samantha, the oldest of the group in her mid-40s, along with Mabel, Bullet and others eagerly welcomed their daily delivery ...

Liberia's 'Planet of the Apes' chimps facing starvation

Jul 12, 2015

Liberia's 'Planet of the Apes' chimps facing starvation

A speedboat laden with exotic fruit approaches and four chimpanzees come bounding over from the dense forest, screeching excitedly as volunteers throw them pineapple and mango chunks. The apes are part of a celebrated colony of former research lab captives enjoying retirement uncaged on ...

Ebola-free Liberia's churches turn out to celebrate

May 11, 2015

Ebola-free Liberia's churches turn out to celebrate

Drumbeats echoed across Liberia’s capital on Sunday as Christian leaders heeded the president’s call to celebrate the eradication of Ebola in the country following a horrific outbreak that claimed more than 4,700 lives in this West African nation. At New Covenant Outreach Ministries Incorporated, ...