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Health Ministry holds retreat for effective service delivery

By Kadrie Koroma The Directorate of Planning, Policy and Information in the Ministry of Health and Sanitation has concluded a three-day ‘communication and coordination retreat’ at the…

China Donates Medical Materials to Support Sierra Leone in the Prevention of Ebola Disease

Mr. Xu Zhou, spokesman of the Chinese Embassy announced in Freetown on Wednesday, 23 April, that China will donate medical materials to support Sierra Leone in the…

New voucher system to reduce maternal mortality

By Regina Pratt According to officials of the Reproductive Health Division of the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, a new voucher system for the reduction of maternal…

As 6 suspected cases, 5 deaths reported in Sierra Leone…

EU commits €500,000 to stop spread of Ebola Following the recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, the European Union is providing €500,000 to help contain the…

As fears heighten about ‘Ebola’ outbreak…

As fears heighten about ‘Ebola’ outbreak…

Taskforce formed to coordinate public health response By Jariatu Bangura Minister of Health and Sanitation, Ms. Miatta Ballay Kargbo, yesterday revealed that an emergency national response team,…

59 reported dead in ‘Ebola’ outbreak in Guinea:

59 reported dead in ‘Ebola’ outbreak in Guinea:

- Health Ministry yet to provide prevention information on mysterious disease By Alusine Sesay Director of Disease Prevention and Control at the Ministry of Health and Sanitation,…

Woman who gave birth to triplets died due to absence of doctors

Victoria Saffa Regional Officer North, Health For All Coalition, Alfred Turay, has revealed that the government hospital in Makeni lacks medical doctors. He said, “This situation is…

The breast cancer battle

Progress towards the possible prevention and cure of breast cancer is undoubtedly being made, but where exactly are we in the fight against this ever-spreading disease? What…

EU supports improved health status in Koinadugu with Le4bn

The European Union is committed to improving the health status of the population in Koinadugu District through equitable water, sanitation and hygiene services to the amount of…

WHO calls for sustainable fight against malaria

By Samuel Ben Turay Assistant Information Officer of the World Health Organization (WHO) has revealed that the World Malaria Report 2013 indicates massive reduction of the disease,…