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Travel Restrictions for Ebola Countries
Please Dr. Anthony, Nigeria is one of the easiest countries to get a false passport (ask Nigerians living in London). Think how much easier it would be to get a rogue doctor to give a certificate of good health.
- John Paul Castro
Foolishness !!. The way things are going. What if a tourist from the US or others from Europe bring it in? They will never get banned; they love that dollar too much. If it’s a white English Man (they love to go to the Mother Land) who comes to St Lucia, pink like a cooked lobster, you think they would turn him back? With their massa mentality down there, oh hell no.! What about a St Lucian who visited Africa by the way of the UK and decides to go home to jump carnival? The possibilities are endless. Sorry to say, it’s only a matter of time. You better off preparing than banning. Did you read that talk about editorial in the Sierra Leone Observer? No? Homework for you when you on the balcony this weekend; read about it. Uncle Sam is at the helm again. Another biological warfare tested on Africans, but it backfire on their backside this time. The chicken came home to roost. Mi feel sorry fi dem! What you sow is what you reap. Gwaaan Isis.
- king majesty
I do not believe that St Lucia has the resources to prepare for any possible threat. If Canada is not prepared, neither is St Lucia.
- Rania Daher
So Kenny you racist bigot, there was Ebola in Texas but I guess you will allow Texans to enter, no problem. It all looks good on the surface, doing your little travel propaganda, but Ebola is not just in Africa now.
Docks of Despair
The government cannot do everything, regardless which government is in power. It is time we St. Lucians come together as communities, put our resources together and get certain things done for ourselves. We need to stop depending on government for EVERYTHING; somethings we can do for ourselves. Mathew Ferdinand did it alone. This looks likes one of these projects that the locals can take the initiative and work on for themselves – repair or rebuild. Let people within the communities around donate funds, materials, time, etc. We are a set of selfish people who look, each for himself and God and government for us all. Unless we get out of that mindset, our communities will not progress. Let’s build our communities together so our children and their children can come up with the mindset that they can do it and not depend on the government to solve every little problem. This mindset is not progressive! However, the politics and our useless politicians; this is an entirely different story for another time.
– MLJ Will we leave nothing for Ebola?
Rick, why not champion the cause for getting the Lab up on its feet. This would at least get the ball rolling resolving crimes, perhaps even be a deterrent. Yes the purpose of the press is to highlight issues, but it can also keep issues at the forefront, and through investigation it can bring matters to a head … should the press wish. Someone needs to do something. Is it enough to simply throw problems out into the open and then walk away/ not follow up? Perhaps the government relies on this sort of reporting so that no issue gets the spotlight for long enough, which means it can ignore the problems being suffered by constituents. Where is the power of the media? Just an observation.