President Koroma of Sierra Leone addresses Nation on eve of Lockdown.

President Koroma of Sierra Leone (file photo)

 President Koroma of Sierra Leone (file photo) Fellow Sierra Leoneans  Our country is the midst of a big trial. But by the grace of God, we shall overcome this Ebola outbreak. Many of our people have fallen victims to this disease. It was not a disease that started in Sierra Leone; it came to us from our brothers and sisters in our neighboring More...

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(From Left-Right):President John Dramani Mahama of Ghana, President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone
By On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Sierra Leone:- “Isolation should not be Ostracization”, Ghanaian President Mahama urges International Community

 By: State House Communications Unit President John Dramani Mahama on Monday 15th September urged the international community to revisit the ostracization of Ebola affected countries. “Isolation is sometimes More...

The IFRC Ebola treatment centre, built a few kilometres outside Kenema, the third biggest city in Sierra Leone and an Ebola hotspot where cases continue to increase on a daily basis.
By On Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Sierra Leone:-New Clinic,set to admit first Ebola patients., relieving pressure on government hospital

 Red Cross facility near eastern city of Kenema set to admit first patients, relieving pressure on government hospital. Sierra Leone, Kenema - The second Ebola treatment centre to be built from scratch in More...

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By On Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Sierra Leone Requests Funds for Ebola Evacuation (AP)

 FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sep 13, 2014 The World Health Organization said Saturday it could not meet a request from Sierra Leone to evacuate a doctor who contracted the deadly Ebola disease. Dr. Olivet More...

Freetown Emergency Operations Center  Emergency Operations Center, Freetown International Airport, Sierra Leone (Photo: Jennifer Brooks.)
By On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Sierra Leone:-Programme of activities by the head of the Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) for the Emergency “Lock Down” days to fight Ebola.

 THE PROGRAMME OF ACTIVITIES FOR THE EMERGENCY ” LOCK DOWN ” DAYS TO FIGHT EBOLA. Freetown Emergency Operations Centre ( Emergency Operations Center, Freetown International Airport, Sierra Leone) More...

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By On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Cuba will send 165 doctors and nurses to Sierra Leone to help fight the Ebola outbreak

 Geneva (AFP) – Cuba will send 165 doctors and nurses to Sierra Leone to help fight the Ebola outbreak, Cuba’s health minister and the World Health Organization announced Friday. Plaza de la Revolución More...

Health workers in protective gear leave after carrying the body of a woman that they suspect died from the Ebola virus, in an area known as Clara Town in Monrovia, Liberia, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. A surge in Ebola infections in Liberia is driving a spiraling outbreak in West Africa that is increasingly putting health workers at risk as they struggle to treat an overwhelming number of patients. A higher proportion of health workers has been infected in this outbreak than in any previous one.
By On Thursday, September 11th, 2014

4th Sierra Leonean doctor infected with Ebola (AP)

 FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Another doctor from Sierra Leone has tested positive for Ebola, and an official said Thursday that she would be evacuated abroad for medical treatment. Dr. Olivette Buck is More...

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By On Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Sierra Leone:-King’s Sierra Leone Partnership (KSLP) is looking to recruit medical and nursing volunteers at Connaught Hospital

   KSLP Ebola Response Volunteers   KSLP is looking to recruit medical and nursing volunteers to join the current team and as part of our Ebola response work in Connaught Hospital and with the More...

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By On Monday, September 8th, 2014

United Kingdom To Set Up Ebola Centre In Sierra Leone. (PRESS-RELEASE)

  From:Department for International Development, The Rt Hon Mark Francois MP, The Rt Hon Justine Greening MP and Ministry of Defence History:Published 8 September 2014 Part of:Helping developing countries More...

Koinadugu district shown in red,with no cases of ebola (file photo)
By On Saturday, September 6th, 2014

Sierra Leone to impose 4-day, countrywide anti-Ebola “lockdown”

 Koinadugu district shown in red,with no cases of ebola (file photo) FREETOWN (Reuters) – Sierra Leone will impose a four-day, countrywide “lockdown” starting Sept. 18, an escalation of efforts More...