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U.S. loans five ambulances to Salone

U.S. loans five ambulances to Salone

SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 By Mohamed Massaquoi President Ernest Bai Koroma has commended the United States government for its “continuous support to the government and people of Sierra…

British Ebola Survivor Ready To Return To Serve in

British Ebola Survivor Ready To Return To Serve in

SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 William Pooley, the British nurse who was flown to the UK for treatment after having contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone, has announced his plans…

Gates Foundation pledges $50 million to fight Ebola

Gates Foundation pledges $50 million to fight Ebola

SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announced Wednesday it will donate $50 million to help fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. More than…

US$1.3m for 3-day ‘lockdown’

US$1.3m for 3-day ‘lockdown’

SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 By Ibrahim Tarawallie Director of Communications in the Ministry of Health and Sanitation yesterday disclosed to newsmen that a total of US$1.3 million has…

‘Ebola spread exposes weakness in our healthcare system’

‘Ebola spread exposes weakness in our healthcare system’

- says former Health Minister SEPTEMBER 9, 2014 By Ibrahim Tarawallie Former Minister of Health and Sanitation has said that the spread of the deadly Ebola viral…

SLSAV sensitizes Kaffu Bullom on Ebola

SLSAV sensitizes Kaffu Bullom on Ebola

SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 By Victoria Saffa With funds from the United Nations Children Emergency Fund (UNICEF), the Sierra Leone Social Aid Volunteer (SLSAV) has concluded a day’s…

As Ebola continues to spread…

CSO calls for 21 days lockdown SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The Media Center for Governance Reform (MCGR) has called on the government to restrict the…

Guild of Editors supports SLAJ in fight against Ebola

SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 The Guild of Newspaper Editors Sierra Leone (GoE-SL) has commended the executive and general membership of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) for…

Parliament vets new Health Minister, 8 others

Parliament vets new Health Minister, 8 others

SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 By Jariatu Bangura The Appointment and Public Service Committee in Parliament last Friday quizzed the newly appointed Minister of Health and Sanitation, Dr. Abu…

48 metric tons of Ebola medicines, equipment airlifted into Salone

SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 With funds from the World Bank, UNICEF has procured and facilitated the delivery of 48 metric tons of assorted drugs and other medical supplies…