EBOLA-Sierra Leone:- “Honestly, I am tired”. (by. Akindele T.M. Decker)

Akindele T M Decker

 Akindele T M Decker Honestly, I am tired I am tired of its ugly face springing up each morning yawning well, while eerie cries are heard from the corners of every home I More...

A Deadly Chain: Tracing Ebola In A Sierra Leone Village

Adamsay Fofanah (center) lives in the village of Royail, which has been hit hard by the Ebola outbreak. Her mother died the day before, most likely of the virus.

 (NPR-News-November 17, 2014) It began with a little boy. A 4-year-old who was feeling sick. His family sent him to a neighboring village called Royail, where his grandmother More...

Sierra Leone:-OPEN LETTER to President Ernest Bai Koroma (with George S. Khoryama )

President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone

 With George S. Khoryama OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT ERNEST BAI KOROMA Your Excellency Sir, I write on behalf of my colleague and friend, David Tam Baryoh who is being detained More...

KDDA-UK

Sierra Leone:- KDDA-UK and Kono Union USA Press Release

  PRESS RELEASE  10TH NOVEMBER 2014 The Kono District Development Association (KDDA) United Kingdom and Kono Union USA are deeply concerned about the current trend of events More...

Sierra Leone:- Government PRESS RELEASE ON THE ARREST AND DETENTION OF DR. DAVID TAM BARYOH

  PRESS RELEASE ON THE ARREST AND DETENTION OF DR. DAVID TAM BARYOH ON JULY 31ST THIS YEAR, HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT DR. ERNEST BAI KOROMA MADE A BROADCAST TO THE NATION More...

Sierra Leone:- KDDA-UK and Kono Union USA Press Release

KDDA-UK

  PRESS RELEASE  10TH NOVEMBER 2014 The Kono District Development Association (KDDA) United Kingdom and Kono Union More...

Did Mohamed Kamaraimba Mansaray Just Become a Second Class Citizen?

MKM Poster

 By: Sheku Sheriff* Imagine a young Sierra Leonean living abroad, passionate about the problems in his country More...

ITV News Correspondent Dan Rivers speaks to Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma. Credit: ITV News/Dan Rivers Sierra Leone president defends his reaction to the Ebola crisis.- ( Full Transcript of interview with ITV)

  ITV News Correspondent Dan Rivers speaks to Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma. We’d been...

girls suspected of being infected with the Ebola virus has her temperature checked at the government hospital in Kenema, Sierra Leone, on August 16, 2014 Sierra Leonean Health workers in Britain are taking leave from their jobs to volunteer in Sierra Leone

 (AFP-27th October,2014)-Watching with horror as the Ebola crisis ravages their country, Sierra Leoneans in London are...

Kaci Hickox, a nurse, was the first person in New Jersey placed under a mandatory 21-day quarantine for people who had direct contact with Ebola patients A nurse quarantined on her return to the US from treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone has criticised the way she was dealt with at Newark airport.

 NEW YORK – Tested Negative, Nurse Criticizes Her Quarantine. A nurse who was being quarantined at...

A Deadly Chain: Tracing Ebola In A Sierra Leone Village

Adamsay Fofanah (center) lives in the village of Royail, which has been hit hard by the Ebola outbreak. Her mother died the day before, most likely of the virus.

 (NPR-News-November 17, 2014) It began with a little boy. A 4-year-old who was feeling sick. His family More...

Relatives of Ebola Patients Criticize Sierra Leone Hospitals

 FREETOWN, SIERRA LEONE—(Reuters) Relatives of Ebola patients in Sierra Leone on Saturday criticized hospitals for rejecting sick people and not moving..

Sierra Leone president defends his reaction to the Ebola crisis.- ( Full Transcript of interview with ITV)

  ITV News Correspondent Dan Rivers speaks to Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma. We’d been promised we’d have at least..

Sierra Leone:-Ebola threatens to create a new generation of illiterate and uneducated

Zainab Tunkara Clarkson

 By: Zainab Tunkara Clarkson* Apart from the health and environmental woes that ebola has brought upon More...

E-LEARNING IN AN EBOLA ENVIRONMENT: A PRACTICAL WAY FORWARD

 By:- Rashid Dumbuya* ESQ As I resume classes on Monday here in the UK, I am so unhappy and broken in spirit..

Ebola Beat Our Land:- A poem by Princess Mildred Kailey

  Ebola Beat Our Land By: Princess Mildred Kailey We’ ve seen rivers; As ancient as Adam and Eve We built..
Sierra Leone's national team at a training session in Abidjan

Sierra Leone’s Soccer Team Struggles With Stigma Over Ebola Outbreak

 YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon — Fans taunt them with chants of “Ebola.” Some opponents have hesitated to shake their hands or engage in..
This giant cotton tree which dominates downtown Freetown, Sierra Leone was very important to former slaves who returned to Africa in the late 1700s and early 1800s. They had to symbolically touch the tree to know that they were truly free of slavery. Freetown was set up as a refuge for former slaves, some of whom returned there from homes in Nova Scotia in the late 1700s. — Image Credit: Frank Bucholtz/Langley Times

Visit to Sierra Leone gives a new appreciation for day-to-day services

 Opinion By: Frank Bucholtz/Langley Times (Jan 6, 2014 ) After spending five weeks in West Africa, it is certainly good to..
Emmerson Bockarie

Sierra Leone:-Emmerson’s KOKOBEH song, the TRUTH revealed.

 Sierra Leone popular music has served multiple functions. First, it has served as a source of collective memory. In this regard,..