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NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : First Lady Hosts Mrs. Jonta Foh, the Wife of Honourable Vice-President
To compliment her husband's efforts on achieving the Agenda for Prosperity programme, the First Lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Mrs. Sia Nyama Koroma has hosted Mrs. Jonta Foh, the Wife of the newly appointed Honourable Vice President Victor Bockarie Foh. The meeting was held at the Presidential State Lodge residence at Hill Station yesterday 16th April 2015.
Apr 17, 2015, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : UNMEER Lauds School Reopening; says Sierra Leone set to end Ebola
Freetown – 16 April, 2015: The Special Representative of the UN Secretary General (SRSG) and Head of the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER), Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, has welcomed the reopening of schools in Sierra Leone as a sign that the country was returning to normalcy.
Apr 17, 2015, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : National consultative workshop reviews NGO policy regulations
Kenema, Apr. 16 (SLENA) - The Non- Governmental Organization (NGO) Unit in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development (MoFED) in collaboration with UNICEF Wednesday week continued the National Consultative workshop on the review of 2009 Non- Governmental Organizations policy Regulation at the Rendezvous Guest House Reservation in Kenema, Eastern province.
Apr 17, 2015, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone - 16th April Ebola STATISTICS:
Laboratory-confirmed Ebola Cases announced April 16th = ONE as follows:
Apr 16, 2015, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Shepherd Hospice Empowers Traditional Healers and Societal Members
Traditional healers and secret society members in Marampa Chiefdom, Port Loko district last week called on THE SHEPHERD’S HOSPICE SIERRA to empower and involve them in to the fight against Ebola. They made this call during a one day meeting organized by The Shepherd’s Hospice Sierra Leone for traditional healers and secret society members in Marampa Chiefdom at the Lunsar Town Hall.
Apr 16, 2015, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Ministry Of Local Government And Rural Development Awards Local Councils
The Decentralised Secretariat under the auspices of the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development held a ceremony for the formal presentation of certificates and awards of the distinctive 19 Local Councils in respect of the Comprehensive Local Government Performance Assessment System (CLoGPAS) which was conducted in 2013/2014.
Apr 16, 2015, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Counting The Gains Of Office Of Diaspora Affairs
Office of the Diaspora affairs which is the brain child of President Koroma has been working tooth and nail to ensure that it brings development in the country. In achieving such, results oriented staff members of ODA have been seriously engaging and liaising effectively with sierra Leoneans in the Diaspora.
Apr 16, 2015, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : I Never Gave Interview to Anyone …Says P R O of Sierra Leone Port Authority
Sarah K Sesay the Public Relations Officer of the Sierra Leone Port Authority yesterday via a telephone interview told Awareness Times newspaper that he never granted an interview to Abdul R Bedor Kamara a reporter of the New Citizen Newspaper. An article was published on April 15th, 2015 in the New Citizen Newspaper entitled: Port GM & Workers at Logger Head.
Apr 16, 2015, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : VP Foh on social mobilization drive in Bo
Bo, Apr. 14 (SLENA) – In a bid to compliment His Excellency President Ernest Bai Koroma’s social mobilization drive for community involvement and ownership of the fight against Ebola in the country, newly appointed Vice President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Victor Bockarie Foh, last week Thursday stormed his home district, Bo in the southern part of the country.
Apr 15, 2015, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : With UNMEER’s assistance, How Magazine Cut Community is Fending off Ebola
With a megaphone in hand and sweating under the scorching Saturday afternoon sun, Saidu Bah meanders through the busy Hagan Street market, in Magazine Cut, Freetown, saying, “Wash your hands. Let’s end Ebola. Wash your hands.”
Apr 15, 2015, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : New Haven donates to help strengthen health care infrastructure in Sierra Leone
A delegation from New Haven led by the Chairperson of the New Haven and Freetown Sister Cities Madam Althea Norcott has donated $140,000 worth in vehicles (4 in total), water, medical supplies and a few school supplies as a gesture of their empathy towards the people of Sierra Leone in the fight against the Ebola virus disease (EVD).
Apr 15, 2015, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Prince Of Peace Ministry International Donates Anti-Ebola Materials To Vulnerable Children
The Prince of Peace Ministry International, donated toiletries to 100 Ebola survival and orphans on April 7th, 2015 at the conference hall of the Ministry of Social Welfare Gender, Children Affairs at New England Ville, Freetown. The donation went mainly Ebola orphans and survivors in the western area of Freetown. Moreover, 250 bottles of liquid hand soap and 250 bleach sprays as well as skin disease soaps were also distributed to the targeted beneficiaries.
Apr 14, 2015, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Soroptomists Rehabilitate Water Facility at MMCE & T
The President of Soroptomists International–Sierra Leone (SI-SL), Dr. Nana Pratt, who is also Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Guma Valley Water Company (GVWA), on Saturday 11th April 2015 commissioned the newly-rehabilitated improved water facility at the Milton Margai College of Education and Technology (MMCE&T), Goderich Campus in Freetown.
Apr 14, 2015, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : NaCSA Concludes Cash Transfer to Poor Households
The National Commission for Social Action (NaCSA) over the weekend started the implementation of the National Social Safety Net Programme (NSSP), Cash Transfer to extremely poor Sierra Leoneans in Moyamba, Bombali, Kono and Western Rural Districts. The Cash transfer enables poor people to meet their basic needs including the buying of food and provisions of basic health, education and shelter.
Apr 13, 2015, 12:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Lawyers Throng to Support that Relieving of Former VP is Constitutional
Initial reports were that His Excellency the President does not enjoy support from Sierra Leone lawyers over act of relieving the former Vice-President of duties he had purported to be doing after that Office fell vacant.
Apr 10, 2015, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Dr. Sylvia Blyden Returns to Freetown
One of Sierra Leone’s most versatile women has returned to Sierra Leone after an absence of six weeks which saw her attend the event of Transformation of the UN General Assembly Hall to an anti-Ebola Musical Concert in New York; saw her attend International Women’s Day events in Washington DC. with some of the most prominent African Women and later address auspicious events at both the Harvard Law School and Harvard Medical School.
Apr 10, 2015, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : National Commission For Democracy Launches Constitutional Review Materials
The National Commission for Democracy on 8th April 2015, launched the Constitutional Review materials including: booklets of relevant portions of the 1991 Constitution translated into five local languages (Kono, Krio, Limba, Mende and Themne) and copies of VCD on key thematic areas of the Constitutional Review process of the 1991 Constitution at the Conference Room of the Ministry of Information and Communication, Youyi Building Freetown.
Apr 10, 2015, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : “Performance Based Financing will help improve a strong and resilient health care”- Dr. Sarian Kamara
Freetown, April 8, 015 (MOHS) - The Directorate of Health Systems, Planning, Policy and Information in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development and development partners has ended a one day meeting on Performance Based Financing (PBF) at the Hill Valley Hotel in Freetown.
Apr 10, 2015, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Gruesome Road Accident Left 1 Dead
A terrible road accident on Friday 3rd April 2015 left one staff of Trillion Development Company, Ibrahim Conteh dead whilst his colleague apparently a Lebanese national got seriously injured.
Apr 10, 2015, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : At Supreme Court this Morning... Vice-President Foh should be Removed - Sam-Sumana Prays
A second set of court documents in addition to the first set, have been filed by Lawyer Jenkins-Johnston on behalf of former Vice-President Sam-Sumana. In the second set, the former VP prays for the Supreme Court to place an injunction on the sitting Vice-President Honourable Victor Bockarie Foh that forces the latter to quit that office until Supreme Court makes a final decision on ‘constitutional interpretation’ matter that Sumana first took in front of the court.
Apr 9, 2015, 17:08

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