Sierra Leone:-ADDRESS TO THE NATION ON EBOLA By President Koroma. (State of Public Emergency Declared to Combat the Ebola Virus)

Office-Ofthe President of Sierra leone

  Today, I ask the entire nation to mourn with the families of our national heroes including Dr. Sheik Humarru Khan who lost their lives battling the Ebola outbreak in our country. They were true patriots, paragons of service. We must win this fight in honor of their memory, and with prayers in our hearts, for all our compatriots who are victims More...

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Dr. Sheikh Umarr Khan
By On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Dr. Sheikh Umarr Khan,Top Ebola Doctor Dies Of the Disease.

 FREETOWN, July 29 (Reuters) – The doctor leading Sierra Leone’s fight against the worst Ebola outbreak on record died from the virus on Tuesday, the country’s chief medical officer said. The More...

Kamara Anthony A.K. Jnr
By On Monday, July 28th, 2014

Sierra Leone:-The Ebola Crisis: Our nation needs our help

 By: Kamara Anthony A.K. Jnr The news that Sierra Leone, like other countries in the sub-region, has been hit by the Ebola disease is no longer a secret. If anything, I had assumed that the disease could easily More...

Dr. Mohamed Kanu
By On Monday, July 28th, 2014

The Ebola Threat in Sierra Leone: Initial Lessons to Be Learnt

 By: Dr. Mohamed Kanu* In a world of globalization when travelling across the world has become so fast and easy, disease transmission has correspondingly become much more rapid. A few decades ago, disease transmission More...

Rashid Dumbuya
By On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

OUR MINISTERS NEED COACHING ON HOW TO DEAL WITH INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS AND AGENCIES

 By: Rashid Dumbuya It is no gainsaying to opine that a good deal of Sierra Leone’s ministers need coaching on how to react to international organisations and agencies. I noticed with great consternation More...

Counterfeit drugs (File photo)
By On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Bogus medicines threaten healthcare gains across Africa

 By:Eleanor Whitehead* In June 2012 Angolan customs agents found more than they bargained for when conducting a routine check on containers shipped from China to the country’s capital, Luanda. While inspecting More...

Health workers carry an Ebola virus victim in Kenema, Sierra Leone
By On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

West Africa’s Ebola crisis deepens,500+ dead.

 Deep in the forests of southern Guinea, the first victims fell ill with high fevers. People assumed it was the perennial killer malaria and had no reason to fear touching the bodies, as is the custom in traditional More...

ebola sierra leone
By On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Sierra Leone: Ministers to donate 50% of their salaries for the month of July 2014 to the fund for the fight against the Ebola

 PRESS STATEMENT FROM THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT At a meeting of the Cabinet held on Wednesday 2nd July 2014, Cabinet inter alia agreed as follows: (1) that Ministers should donate 50% of their salaries for More...

President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone
By On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Sierra Leone:-Address to the Nation By His Excellency the President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma On the Ebola Disease July 2014

 Fellow Sierra Leoneans, As we commence the Holy Month of Ramadan, let me, on behalf of the Government and people of Sierra Leone, and in my own name, wish our brothers and sisters in Islam Ramadan Kareem, More...

Ebola victims in Sierra Leone
By On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Sierra Leone:-Wife of Paramount Chief of Jawei Chiefdom in the Kailahun District dies of Ebola Virus in Sierra Leone.

 By: SLENA The latest victim of the dreaded Ebola disease is the senior wife of Paramount Chief of Jawei Chiefdom in the Kailahun District, Madan Amie Ngumbu Klah. Ebola victims in Sierra Leone (File photo) Madam More...