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

Kamara Anthony A.K. Jnr

 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 be contained and our health authorities have the resources and expertise needed to contain it. In fact, I was wrong! I was completely More...

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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...

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By On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Bank Of Sierra Leone:-1-YEAR TREASURY BONDS ANNOUNCEMENT

  THE BANK OF SIERRA LEONE INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR THE SALE OF TREASURY BONDS THROUGH AN AUCTION SYSTEM ON WEDNESDAY 30th JULY, 2014. 1-YEAR TREASURY BONDS OFFER AMOUNT: LE5, 797,300,000 (FIVE BILLION, SEVEN More...

Dr. Richard Konteh (file photo)
By On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Dr. Richard Konteh and others granted bail

 By: Raymond Bai Kamara (Gbanka- Potto Jr.) On Thursday, 10th July 2014, Mr. Alie Sumah, Dr. Richard Konteh, and Peter Crosby were granted bail by the presiding Magistrate of Court no.2, Magistrate Komba Kamanda 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...

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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...

life-expectancy
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...