The number of people infected with Ebola in western Sierra Leone is increasing to more than 20 deaths daily

Healthcare workers wear protective gear before entering into an Ebola treatment centre in Freetown, Sierra Leone

 By:-Dajana Suljkanović and agencies The number of people infected with Ebola in western Sierra Leone is increasing to more than 20 deaths daily, according to government More...

Sierra Leone:-The Incompetence Of Sierra Leone’s Ruling Class Is Destroying Our Ability To Develop.

A slum in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

 By: Augustine Sorie-sengbe Marrah* Sheka Forna’s op-ed, “Ebola: A Wake Up Call To Sierra Leone’s Upper Class,” is one of those brilliant yet rare writings emerging More...

Sierra Leone:-The Emergency Operations Centre (EOC),transformed into the National Ebola Response Centre, NERC. (Press Release)

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  PRESS RELEASE (17th October 2014) THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS HEREBY INFORMED THAT AS THE UNPRECEDENTED OUTBREAK OF THE DREADFUL EBOLA DISEASE CONTINUES TO CLAIM THE LIVES OF More...

Parliamentarians (Sierra Leone)

Sierra Leone:-The seething of our two ‘leprosy arms’

 By:-Raymond Dele Awoonor-Gordon Give credit where credit is due – the decibel breaking legislators and members of the executive arm of government bellowing their innocence More...

Sierra Leone:Press Release:.. Chief Of Staff Dr. Richard Konteh sacked

 PRESS RELEASE IT HAS COME TO THE ATTENTION OF HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT THAT DR. RICHARD KONTEH, CHIEF OF STAFF IN THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT WAS NOT OPEN AND TRANSPARENT More...

Did Mohamed Kamaraimba Mansaray Just Become a Second Class Citizen?

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

Sierra Leonean soul star Azania ready to rock Africa Now Festival

AZANIA during a radio interview on No Questions Asked show - WBAI, 99.5 FM in New York

 By: Dennis Kabatto Some dreams do come true.  On Saturday, April 5, 2014, International soul singer Azania More...

Healthcare workers wear protective gear before entering into an Ebola treatment centre in Freetown, Sierra Leone The number of people infected with Ebola in western Sierra Leone is increasing to more than 20 deaths daily

 By:-Dajana Suljkanović and agencies The number of people infected with Ebola in western Sierra Leone is...

A slum in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Sierra Leone:-The Incompetence Of Sierra Leone’s Ruling Class Is Destroying Our Ability To Develop.

 By: Augustine Sorie-sengbe Marrah* Sheka Forna’s op-ed, “Ebola: A Wake Up Call To Sierra Leone’s Upper...

A panel convenes to discuss the complex implications of curbing illicit financial flows, as an innovative means of financing development in Africa during the 9th African Development Forum held in Marrakech, Morocco. Tracking Africa’s Stolen Billions

 Illicit financial flows are a major drain on Africa’s resources for development. International coordination is needed...

The number of people infected with Ebola in western Sierra Leone is increasing to more than 20 deaths daily

Healthcare workers wear protective gear before entering into an Ebola treatment centre in Freetown, Sierra Leone

 By:-Dajana Suljkanović and agencies The number of people infected with Ebola in western Sierra Leone More...

Sierra Leone: ‘We Will Not Export Ebola’ – President Koroma Assures

 Government of Sierra Leone (Freetown) 15 OCTOBER 2014 President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Wednesday 15th October received the administrator of the..

Sierra Leone: How an Ebola Clinic Works. (Opinion)

 OPINION By: Kathryn Stinson* Can you tell us who you were living with before you came here? The health promoter shouts across..

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,..