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‘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…

TI scolds gov’t for ‘slow response to Ebola’

TI scolds gov’t for ‘slow response to Ebola’

SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 By Mohamed Massaquoi Transparency International Sierra Leone has charged the government for what it referred to as its “slow pace response” in containing the…

UNFPA trains 2,034 contact tracers

UNFPA trains 2,034 contact tracers

SEPTEMBER 4, 2014 By Josephine A. Seppeh (Intern) The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), in collaboration with development partners, has trained a total of 2,034 (two thousand…

Ebola can’t stop China’s relationship with Sierra Leone

Ebola can’t stop China’s relationship with Sierra Leone

- Foreign Minister SEPTEMBER 4, 2014 By Samuel Ben Turay Sierra Leone’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has said that despite the country being in…

‘Disabled persons are more vulnerable to Ebola’

‘Disabled persons are more vulnerable to Ebola’

- Deputy Social Welfare Minister SEPTEMBER 3, 2014 By Hassan G. Koroma Deputy Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs yesterday stated that disabled persons across…