Rashid Dumbuya

 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 that the newly appointed ministers are really flaunting on this issue big time. And if such trend is not curtailed, there is every tendency More...

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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...

By On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Sierra Leone:-PRESS RELEASE on EBOLA (June 11,2014)

  SIERRA LEONE GOVERNMENT (Office of Government Spokesman) Ministry of Information and Communications 8th Floor, Youyi Building, Brookfields, Freetown PRESS RELEASE FREETOWN, JUNE 11, 2014 As Government and More...

By On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Sierra Leone MEN and WOMEN have the lowest life expectancy in the world. -At 45 and 46 respectively.-(2014).

 People around the world continue to live longer, and in some poor countries the gains have been dramatic, the World Health Organization (WHO) says in an annual report released Thursday. The average girl More...

By On Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Ebola virus disease, West Africa (Situation as of 9 May 2014)-WHO

  Guinea As of 18:00 on 7 May 2014, the Ministry of Health (MOH) of Guinea has reported a cumulative total of 236 clinical cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), including 158 deaths. Since the last update of More...

By On Thursday, April 24th, 2014


   Research Projects   Research is a critical component of KSLP and we believe that both undergraduate and postgraduate students can play an important role in this. Students can learn a lot from More...