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October 2014

Madam Rugiatu Neneh Turay on behalf of the Amazonia Initiative Movement (AIM) and the German based PfeffeminzGreen Organization on 9th October 2014 handed over Le10 million to the women’s organization, 50/50 Group, to undertake sensitization

The Saudi Arabia based Islamic Development Bank (IDB) last week approved USD $300,000  as Technical Assistance for the fight against the Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever in Sierra Leone.  (Photo: Ambassador Kargbo signing Tech. Assistance Agreement for

The Ebola outbreak which started over 5 months ago can be described as a cruel scourge. The pain of Ebola is inherent in the relatives’ inability to get closer to their loved ones when they

One of the oldest secondary schools in Port Loko District, Schlenker Secondary School celebrates 55 years past Friday 10th October, 2014. (Photo: Chernor Sahid Kamara, Principal) The school was established on 10th October 1959 at Old

LONDON, UK (GlobalData), 9 October 2014 - Liberia’s current invitation-only bidding round has ignited interest among international oil companies, due to the country’s considerable hydrocarbon potential and favorable fiscal terms. However, the Ebola virus outbreak

President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Wednesday 8th October received the Cuban delegation of 165 staff including doctors and nurses at State House. The delegation was led by the Cuban Ambassador to Sierra Leone resident

9 October 2014 – The international community must “step up” its response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa before it gets much worse, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stressed today , adding that a

October 9, 2014 - Since the first cases of the disease in Sierra Leone in May, over 2500 of our people have been infected, of which there are a little over 530 survivors. Our people

Freetown, Oct. 9, 014 (MOHS) -The Organization Young Professionals headed by the young dynamic renowned Lawyer, Sulaiman Kabba-Koroma has donated assorted food items to 49 Ebola patients that survived the deadly Ebola virus disease at

Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to Germany, H.E Jongopie S. Stevens has told Sierra Leoneans that it is their responsibility to support the fight against Ebola regardless of their political or ethnic affiliations. (Photo: Ambassador Stevens and

Unrest continues in Freetown for a second day as tension mounts in the streets between the bike riders, youths, and Sierra Leone Police after the death of a bike rider who was chased by Okada

Sierra Leone’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia His Excellency Mr. Osman Keh Kamara, on Wednesday 8th October 2014 met with the African Union Commission for Peace and Security and

A cold war between the ICC and African leaders had long persisted. But things took a wrong turn when President Umar Al Bashir and later President UHURU KENYATTA of Kenya were indicted before the ICC

Freetown, Oct. 8, 014 (MOHS) - Health and Sanitation Minister, Dr. Abu Bakarr Fofanah has lauded the Cuban Government for aiding Sierra Leone in the fight to contain the Ebola outbreak in the country.  Health

Freetown, October, 7. 014. (MOHS) – A high profile Team of the visiting Project Hope Medical Team has paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Health and Sanitation to express their commitment in the