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Despite Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, Malaria Remains a Leading Killer in Sierra Leone

Despite Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, Malaria Remains a Leading Killer in Sierra Leone

December 22, 2020 By Elizabeth A. Kaine The World Health Organization’s (WHO) World Malaria Report 2020, which is posted on their website, reveals that Sierra Leone in…

DHS Report shows steady decrease in childhood mortality

DHS Report shows steady decrease in childhood mortality

January 11, 2021 By Mohamed M. Sesay Statistics Sierra Leone’s 2019 Demographic Health Survey (DHS) indicates that infant and under-5 mortality levels have consistently decreased from 92…

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China-Africa Cooperation Prospers against Covid-19 Wang Zefei, commentator on International affairs January 11, 2021 The outbreak and spread of COVID-19 since the beginning of 2020 has severely…

Govt.to employ additional 3000 health workers

Govt.to employ additional 3000 health workers

October 19, 2020 By Mohamed M. Sesay Minister of Health and Sanitation (MoHS), Professor Alpha T. Wurie has on Thursday gave a glad tiding to healthcare workers…

PBSL highlights vehicle challenge as major hindrance to its operations

PBSL highlights vehicle challenge as major hindrance to its operations

October 7, 2020 By Frederick V. Kanneh The Acting Registrar of the Pharmacy Board of Sierra Leone, Dr. James P. Komeh, has said during the 2021 Financial…

Egyptian gynecologist successfully operates cancer patient

Egyptian gynecologist successfully operates cancer patient

September 25, 2020 Twenty years old Haja Adama Juldeh Barrie, who was suffering from cancer of the stomach is now singing songs of praises for Dr. Waheed…

Health minister says Connaught Hospital Not Abandoned

Health minister says Connaught Hospital Not Abandoned

September 18, 2020 By Mohamed Massaquoi  Minister of Health and Sanitation, Prof. Alpha Tejan Wurie, has disclosed that government has refocused more on one of the oldest…

‘2020, a year of delivery in the health sector’

‘2020, a year of delivery in the health sector’

-Health Minister September 14, 2020 By Mohamed M. Sesay Connaught staff at the donation scene Minister of Health and Sanitation, Professor Alpha Wurie Tejan Jalloh, has on…

‘’Malaria kills more than any other diseases in Sierra Leone’’

‘’Malaria kills more than any other diseases in Sierra Leone’’

…Deputy programme Manager September 3, 2020 By Elizabeth A. Kaine Deputy Programme  Manager of the National Malaria Control Program at the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Alhaji…

WHO declares Africa polio free, Salone celebrates

WHO declares Africa polio free, Salone celebrates

August 26, 2020 Sierra Leone yesterday celebrated a strategic landmark public health achievement in Africa as the continent was certified by the World Health Organization, to be…