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UK-based Sierra Leonean opens Go Fund me for kidney patient

UK-based Sierra Leonean opens Go Fund me for kidney patient

June 8, 2018 By Ishmael Sallieu Koroma Mariama Bah -Sowe, a Sierra Leonean based in the United Kingdom (UK), has opened a Go Fund me account for…

Chinese medical team launches free infant & maternal health care project

Chinese medical team launches free infant & maternal health care project

June 7, 2018 A Chinese medical team from Hunan province in China has arrived in Freetown to offer free medical care to children, pregnant and lactating mothers.…

As Baby Mustapha flies to India for Liver transplant…

As Baby Mustapha flies to India for Liver transplant…

First Lady thanks donors, well-wishers   June 6, 2018 By Victoria Saffa Following the intervention of the First Lady Madam Fatima Bio and other well-wishers, including Mercury International,…

USL launches Ebola Vaccine initiative

USL launches Ebola Vaccine initiative

June 6, 2018 By Yusufu S. Bangura The Sierra Leone Trial to Introduce a Vaccine against Ebola (STRIVE) was yesterday launched by the University of Sierra Leone…

Health partners call for a Tobacco-Free Sierra Leone

June 4, 2018 On World No Tobacco Day, the Ministry of Health and Sanitation joined WHO and partners in calling for a halt to the tobacco epidemic,…

Ebola survivors want government to declare May 25 National Holiday

Ebola survivors want government to declare May 25 National Holiday

May 29, 2018 By Ishmael Sallieu Koroma President of the Sierra Leone Association of Ebola Survivors (SLAES) has urged government to declare May 25 – the day…

Ambulance service not available in most communities

--SABI Citizens’ Perception Survey report May 28, 2018 By Ishmael Sallieu Koroma SABI – Strengthening Accountability, Building Inclusion – perception survey report has revealed that 85% of…

Ebola fears…

MoHS increases survillance at border crossing points May 23, 2018  In the wake of the recent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Ministry…

HRSA team visits new Health Minister

HRSA team visits new Health Minister

May 22, 2018 By Regina Pratt Representatives from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) on Thursday, May 18, paid a courtesy visit on the new Minister…

As Communicable disease kills over 4 million people annually…

WHO urged for investment May 17, 2018 By Ishmael Sallieu Koroma The World Health Organization (WHO) has in a news release urged the world to invest in…