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NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sixty-Five (65) Cuban Medical Ebola Fighters Bids Farewell to MOHS
Freetown, Mar. 30, 015 (MOHS) - Deputy Health and Sanitation Minister 1, Mr. Foday Sawi has commended 65 Cuban Medical professionals for their great sacrifice in supporting the fight against the Ebola Virus disease in the country.
Apr 1, 2015, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : 100 Beds Paediatric and Maternity Wards for Kailahun Government Hospital
Kailahun, Mar. 30, 015 (MOHS) - The Kailahun Government Hospital is to benefit from a 100 Beds Paediartric and Maternity Project worth $1. 1 Million U S Dollars. Addressing the Turning of the Sod ceremony, Deputy Minister of Health and Sanitation Mr. Foday Sawi described the event as an important day for the people of Kailahun, noting that the project when completed will be the second biggest health facility of its kind in the country.
Apr 1, 2015, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Tulane/Lassa Fever Programme hands over Rehabilitated Annex Ward to Ministry of Health
Kenema, Mar. 30, 015 (MOHS) - The Tulane/Lassa Fever Programme has handed over the newly rehabilitated and refurbished Annex Ward of the Kenema Government Hospital to the Ministry of Health and Sanitation at a ceremony held at the Hospital premises in Kenema.
Apr 1, 2015, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : In a Bi-Partisan Show of Gratitude to British Ship: Kailahun & Pujehun Council Chairs Join President in Thanks
President Ernest Bai Koroma who is noted as the main brain behind the political tolerance enjoyed in Sierra Leone currently, has taken key opposition SLPP leaders in persons of Chairman Alex Bonapha of Kailahun District Council and Chairman Saddiq Sillah of Pujehun District Local Council along with him whilst he was on a private visit to say thanks to the British Military Ship, the RAF Argus.
Mar 31, 2015, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Annie Walsh, Albert Academy, Rokel Schools among 30 Institutions gets MOHS safe cleaning Back to School Programme
Freetown, Mar. 30, 015 (MOHS) - The cleaning of schools continue on Monday March 30, 2015 with 30 schools in the Western Area. The 30 schools include the Albert Academy, Government Model, Rokel, Bishop Johnson and Laura Dove Secondary schools.
Mar 31, 2015, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Alhassan Kanu Donates Food Items to Quarantine Community.
In an effort to eradicate the Ebola virus disease in Sierra Leone that has claimed the lives of more than three thousand three hundred and ninety people, Alhassan Gbassay Kanu Jr, son of a veteran politician Hon. Gbassay Kanu has on Thursday 26th. March 2015 donated assorted food items to 42 houses, more than 200 hundred households quarantined at lower grass field (benk) in the east end of the Freetown municipality.
Mar 31, 2015, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Women’s Forum-SL Cautions Adonkia Teenage Girls Club
The President of the Women’s Forum Sierra Leone, Mrs. Maude Regina Peacock, has last week of March 2015 informed the press that she has cautioned girls of the Reproductive Health Teenage Club at Adonkia, established by Women’s Forum to promote reduction of teenage pregnancy, to not be discouraged but keep up hope and expectations.
Mar 30, 2015, 12:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Welthungerhilfe commended for community involvement in Ebola fight
A German International Non Government Organization Welthungerhilfe (WHH) has been applauded by the Government of Sierra Leone and Ebola Response Partners for their community driven approach towards the fight against Ebola as infection rate drops significantly across the country.
Mar 25, 2015, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : IDT Labs Set To Transform Sierra Leone Through ICT Solutions
One of the leading ICT solution providers in Sierra Leone, IDT Labs, has unveiled its plans to transform Sierra Leone through effective ICT solutions. This comes after the company has successfully completed the re-verification exercise of thousands of health workers working across the country in the Ebola response program led by the National Ebola Response center and the Ministry of Health and Sanitation. The exercise was meant to enhance the efficiency and accuracy with which the administrative systems in the health sector were administered.
Mar 25, 2015, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone on the Road to Rejuvenation... Moseray Fadika & Chinese to Resume AML
State House has, in a news release, announced that the Board Chairman of Shandong Steel Company of China, Mr Ren Hao and the acting Chief Executive Officer of Tonkolili Iron Ore, Sierra Leone born Mr Moseray Fadika have assured President Koroma of “strong commitment and willingness to re-commence mining operations in the country by mid-April, 2015” as debt owed by African Minerals Limited (AML) has been bought by the Chinese group.
Mar 24, 2015, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Concern Worldwide teaches Tonkolili to ‘Engage Men’ for Gender Equality
Concern Worldwide, an NGO operating within the Tonkolili district has this month ended a one-day learning workshop that aimed to promote a concept of engaging men into the strives of women for gender equality. The project titled “ENGAGING MEN” was implemented in six chiefdoms within the district whilst the workshop itself was held on March 12th 2015 at the Tonkolili District Council Conference hall in Magburaka. It attracted a high number of prominent personalities including beneficiaries from the six operational chiefdoms.
Mar 24, 2015, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : SLRA Opens Bid Documents for Waterloo & Mile 91 Road Rehabilitation
On Friday 20th March 2015, the Sierra Leone Road Authority (SLRA) opened bids in front of respective bidders who bid for rehabilitation of roads within the Western Area Rural District of Waterloo and also within YoniBana (from Mile 88 to Mile 91). In a bid to ensure transparency, the SLRA invited stakeholders such as: the Anti-Corruption Commission and the media to witness this event held at the SLRA conference room.
Mar 23, 2015, 12:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : SLCB Donates To The ABC Secretariat
The Sierra Leone Commercial Bank Limited (SLCB) has donated office equipment to the ABC Secretariat. The Bank donated a Dell Optiplex 3020 Desktop Computer, AP LaserJet Printer P3015D and a 650volts UPS Back-up system.
Mar 23, 2015, 12:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : NATCOM Boss Urges Sierratel to go Nationwide
Amongst the numerous goals he had scored since his appointment as Chairman of the National Telecommunications Company (NATCOM) Board, Momoh Konte has now urged the management of Sierratel to ensure that the company’s services be extended cut across the country.
Mar 23, 2015, 12:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : $10,000 CAN SAVE HER LIFE....
Isatu Bah, a 21 year old was a volunteer Nurse at the Makeni Government Hospital since the outbreak of the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone. Whilst on duty attending to patients that were admitted at the hospital on the 18th November last year she fell down the steps and sustained spinal injury. The spinal injury she sustained on that day was only discovered after an X Ray analysis was conducted in Freetown. The doctor who analysed the X Ray stated that my sister needs to be flown out of Sierra Leone for an urgent surgery.
Mar 20, 2015, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sierra Leone Gets New VP
His Excellency President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has March 19th 2015, filled the vacancy in Office of Vice-President. Hon. Victor Bockarie Foh, the former Ambassador to China was appointed. State House says Ambassador Foh is coming in with a wealth of experience having served as an administrator in almost all the districts nationwide.
Mar 20, 2015, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Government of Sierra Leone and World Bank Group hold Energy Sector Review Mission
Freetown, March 19, 2015 - - The Government of Sierra Leone and its Energy Sector Counterparts from the World Bank Group started a mission Monday March 16, 2015, with the aim of holding discussions with the Government on energy sector priorities and reviewing the performance of the Bank's portfolio of projects currently under implementation.
Mar 20, 2015, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : CDC Foundation Hands Over $4 Million Centre for Disease Prevention and Control Complex to Health Ministry
Freetown, Mar. 18, 015 (MOHS) - The Centre for Disease Control Foundation (CDC) USA has handed over the newly constructed $4 Million Centre for Disease Control Complex to the Ministry of Health and Sanitation at a ceremony held on Wednesday March 18, 2015 at Cockril in Freetown.
Mar 20, 2015, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : IPAS: ‘No woman should die by expressing her reproductive health choices’
Strongly condemning Sierra Leone’s 1861 Abortion law, IPAS Country Director and Senior Policy Adviser, Valerie Tucker, said women should be free to express their reproductive health choices. “No woman should die by expressing her reproductive health choices, such as aborting an unwanted pregnancy,” said Valerie adding that no matter what, women will try to exercise their reproductive rights.
Mar 20, 2015, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : 3-Days Shutdown as WHO Praises “Tremendous Progress”
On March 18th 2015, as Dr. Margaret Chan, the World Health Organization Director General praised Sierra Leone for “making tremendous progress” from dismal state of Ebola virus infections of Year 2014, she also warned that “The virus is a very tricky virus” as she urged for vigilance to be maintained. Chan was speaking to journalists yesterday March 18th 2015 at a press conference in Middle East. She expressed hope that the outbreak will soon be over.
Mar 19, 2015, 17:10


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Sierra Leone News : Sixty-Five (65) Cuban Medical Ebola Fighters Bids Farewell to MOHS
Sierra Leone News : 100 Beds Paediatric and Maternity Wards for Kailahun Government Hospital
Sierra Leone News : Tulane/Lassa Fever Programme hands over Rehabilitated Annex Ward to Ministry of Health
EDITORIALS
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FROM OUR TEAM
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COMMENTS & OPINIONS
Sierra Leone: Pondering March 21st 1967 & the SLPP’s 37% Dilemma
Dr. Sylvia Blyden's Opinion on Appointment of a New Vice President
Is Appointment Constitutional?
SPECIAL REPORTS
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FEATURES
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Women at the Forefront of the African Moment: Strategic Media & Communications Positioning
ENTERTAINMENT
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PROFILES
TRIBUTE TO DR. V R WILLOUGHBY
A Tribute to My Golden Lady - Cillaty Daboh on his Mum
A profile on Dr. Jill Biden … Wife of the US Vice President
THE ECONOMY
Sierra Leone Investment: Hon. Turay Cajoles UNESCO Investors
NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
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PAID SUPPLEMENTS
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SATIRE
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