Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
LIBERIA: Relief worker detained;
A relief worker was detained this week
in Liberia even as the country prepared for a peace conference on Saturday.
Nyeku Na, who works with a Liberian NGO,
MERCI, had fled to Sierra Leone when rebels overran a refugee and IDP camp
in western Liberia in June, abducting five nurses who work with the NGO.
He was detained on Wednesday at the border on re-entering the country.
Up to Friday, there was no indication