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 estimates. Healthcare workers wear protective gear before entering into an Ebola treatment centre in Freetown, Sierra Leone Forty-nine new cases of were confirmed on Monday in More...

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By On Saturday, October 18th, 2014

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 United States Agency for International Development (USAID), More...

A health worker stands outside Connaught Hospital, after the arrival of patient with symptoms of the Ebola virus in the city of Freetown, Sierra Leone (file photo)
By On Saturday, October 18th, 2014

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 the fence. A health worker stands outside Connaught Hospital, after the arrival More...

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By On Saturday, October 18th, 2014

Sierra Leone: WFP Starts Biggest One-Day Food Distribution in Ebola-Hit Sierra Leone

 17th October,2014 Freetown — The distribution in the suburb of Waterloo will be the biggest one-off food distribution in the country since the start of the Ebola outbreak. WFP mobilized 700 aid workers More...

Dr. Peter Piot, the co-discoverer of the Ebola virus, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press at his office at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in London, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. Piot questioned
By On Saturday, October 18th, 2014

EBOLA:-The World Health Organization has acknowledged that it botched attempts to stop the now-spiraling Ebola outbreak in West Africa

 LONDON (AP)— In a draft document, the World Health Organization has acknowledged that it botched attempts to stop the now-spiraling Ebola outbreak in West Africa, blaming factors including incompetent staff More...

A health worker takes the temperature of people at a news conference on the opening of a new Ebola clinic, outside Monrovia October 3, 2014.
By On Monday, October 6th, 2014

Sierra Leone records 121 Ebola deaths in a single day

 (Reuters) – Sierra Leone recorded 121 deaths from Ebola and scores of new infections in one of the single deadliest days since the disease appeared in the West African country more than four months ago, More...

Adrian Hill, director of the Jenner Institute and chief investigator of the trials with an Ebola vaccine his organization developed, holds a vial of the vaccine.
By On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Ebola Researchers Have A Radical Idea: Rush A Vaccine Into The Field

 By: CAITLIN DICKERSON Today, the World Health Organization concludes a two-day meeting to discuss a radical idea: bringing a vaccine into the field without having tested its effectiveness. Adrian Hill, director More...

Healthcare workers spray disinfectant to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus in Kenema, Sierra Leone. Photograph: Tanya Bindra/AP
By On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

UK To Spend £20m More On Anti-Ebola Effort In Sierra Leone

 The UK will spend a further £20m on the care of Ebola patients and prevention of the disease in Sierra Leone, in addition to the £100m it has already committed, the government has announced. Healthcare workers More...

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By On Saturday, September 27th, 2014

Sierra Leone Ebola Trends App

  Teleficient officially released its “Sierra Leone Ebola Trends” App into the Google market. “Sierra Leone Ebola Trends” brings you an insight of how the ebola viral disease (EVD) has More...

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By On Friday, September 26th, 2014

FULL SPEECH Delivered by President Koroma of Sierra Leone:- Port Loko, Bombali, and Moyamba districts are isolated with immediate effect.

  (24th September, 2014) Fellow Sierra Leoneans, From Friday September 19 to Sunday September 21, 2014, we all answered to the call to stay at home for the Ebola Ose to Ose Campaign. Thousands of Sierra Leoneans More...