Liberia $700.000 Ebola Fund Unaccounted For

MONROVIA, Liberia — A new audit in Liberia released Wednesday found nearly $700,000 was spent by a government ministry in the fight against Ebola without those expenses being properly documented. The General Auditing Commission published the report and called on the Ministry of Defense to explain the lack of receipts. The $673,000 was spent on fuel, staff allowances, communication costs and training, according to the expenditure summary submitted. Liberia’s Information Ministry said Wednesday’s audit report talks more about “procedural errors” than a misapplication of the funds. However, the commission said…

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