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NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : With Brand New 700 Beds Deployment: Britain Stands By Sierra Leone in Ebola Fix
Late yesterday Wednesday 17th September 2014, after an Emergency Cabinet meeting, British Government made an announcement which will bring some relief to Sierra Leoneans. First of all, International Development Secretary Justine Greening issued a statement which has clearly endorsed a recent call by President Koroma that the international community needs to do more to help the fix Sierra Leone is currently embedded within because of the Ebola crisis.
Sep 18, 2014, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Until Ebola is Restricted, No Development will take place…says IG Munu
The Inspector General of Police Mr. Francis Munu has categorically stated that no development will be fruitful until the country wins the war against the deadly Ebola disease. The Police Boss made this frank statement at a special summon hearing on the Public State of Emergency, held at Parliamentary Committee Room 1 in Freetown on Tuesday 16th September 2014 amidst several Members of Parliament, MDA representatives and the media.
Sep 18, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Health Ministry & CRN Engage Rainbow Factory on Ebola Prevention
The Ministry of Health and Sanitation in collaboration with Citizens Rights Network which is a Civil Society Organization working towards the realization of natural justice for all in every quarter has on Monday 15th September engaged management and staff of the Rainbow Factory in the East End of Freetown on the Prevention and Response of the deadly Ebola virus Disease.
Sep 18, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone - 18th September, 2014
*Inter-Religious Council Assures President Koroma *Buck Family Are Ebola Negative *Sierra Leone Bottling Company Donates PPEs to MOHS *Government did everything to evacuate Dr. Buck' - Political Affairs Minister *PaRD-SL Supports Ebola Sensitization with internally generated funds *Lunsar Community Clinic Runs Out of Protective Gears *US Embassy Loans Five Ambulances to Sierra Leone.
Sep 18, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : As World Bank Approves $28 Million Grant To Tackle Ebola,Ambassador Stevens Talks on Ebola at Freddie Mac
The World Bank has reinforced efforts of the President Ernest Bai Koroma led Government to continue tackling the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) by approving (SDR $18,500,000) Eighteen Million Five Hundred Thousand USD Special Drawing Right with about Twenty Eight Million United States Dollars ($28 Million) as grant to contribute in the short term to control the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak and the availability of selected essential health services and mitigate the socio-economic impact of the EVD in Sierra Leone.
Sep 18, 2014, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Ebola Turns 2nd Arm of Gov’t against 4th Estate
The Ebola pandemic is having an effect all around the world. It has caused no less a person than the leader of the free world, America’s President Barack Obama to fly out of the White House to discuss Ebola last evening with top medical specialists in America’s CDC.
Sep 17, 2014, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Famous Lawyer Closes Down Office
Legal luminary, Lawyer Musa Pious Hermor Sesay whose office is at 49 Fort Street Freetown last week closed down his office. Talking to this medium on Saturday 14th September 2014 he said, he has closed his office for 1 month to protect himself and his workers from the Ebola virus.
Sep 17, 2014, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : WANEP Boss Urges Government to Change Ebola Strategy
The Executive Director of a Civil Society Organization, West Africa Network for Peace-Building (WANEP) Sierra Leone, Mr. Edward Kingston Jombla on Monday 15th September 2014 told newsmen that the country was not succeeding in the fight against the deadly Ebola Virus but was only making efforts. He made this statement at a press conference held at 102 Soldier Street in Freetown as he spoke on the implication of the Ebola Scourge on Human Security in West Africa.
Sep 17, 2014, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : State Lottery Donates 50 Bags of Rice to Social Welfare Ministry
In catering for the disabled, vulnerable and less privileged who live on daily earnings during the 3 days house to house Ebola sensitization, Sierra Leone State Lottery Company has on Monday 15th September, at a ceremony in the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children Affairs conference room donated a total of fifty (50) bags to the Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children Affairs Hon. Alhaji Moijue Kaikai to be distributed to the disabled and vulnerable so as to take care of them during the three days lockdown.
Sep 17, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Awareness Times Vox Pop on Ebola… ( What the Citizens had to say on Tuesday 16th September 2014 )
As the Ebola Virus extends its tentacles to many communities in Sierra Leone and with the appointment of the new Minister of Health and Sanitation, Dr. Abu Bakarr Fofanah, Awareness Times Editorial Team has decided to gather the opinions of the general public to help decision makers earmark and proffer solutions. This new program intends to bring to the attention of the public and the appropriate authorities the various recommendations made by the people for the War against the Ebola Virus.
Sep 17, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone - 17th September, 2014
*China offers new aid for combating Ebola *University of Sierra Leone Partners with Principals to Ensure Quality *MRC donates to MOHS and 34 hospitals *President Koroma Urges EOC to Improve on Response Time *Wellington Health centre gets new face lift from Brewery.
Sep 17, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : NCP Chairman And Staff Donate Le10 Million Leones Towards The Fight Against The Ebola Outbreak
The National Commission for Privatisation (NCP) has, on Thursday 11th September 2014, handed over deposit slips to the value of Le10 Million to His Excellency President Ernest Bai Koroma at State House as support for the on-going battle against the dreadful Ebola disease. Speaking on behalf of the Chairman of the National Commission for Privatisation, Mr. A. R. Tejal-Jalloh told President Koroma that the donation was from personal contributions of the NCP Chairman and Staff of the Commission. Mr. Tejan-Jalloh stressed that the Commission stands firm with the President in the fight against the Ebola virus.
Sep 17, 2014, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Health Minister Hails Paramount Chief of Kholifa Rowala Chiefdom
Magburaka, Sept. 15, 014 (MOHS) - Health and Sanitation Minister, Dr. Abu BakarrFofanah has commended the Paramount Chief of Kholifa Rowala Chiefdom in the Tonkolili District, P. C. Masa Kama III for his commitment in the fight to eliminate the Ebola disease from the district.
Sep 16, 2014, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sierratel Launches Landline Project
The widest telecommunications network in Sierra Leone; Sierratel on Monday, 15th September, 2014 launched their Landline promo that will service the people of this country.
Sep 16, 2014, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : SLPMC Donates 300 Bags of Rice for Ebola Victims
Freetown, Sept. 10, 014 (MOHS) - The Sierra Leone Produce Marketing Company (SLPMC) has made a special donation of 300 bags of 25kg Nerica rice to the Ministry of Health and Sanitation as a contribution towards the fight against the Ebola virus.
Sep 16, 2014, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Panic Grips PZ
Passers-by and traders as well as other onlookers witnessed a special drama last evening at the PZ Roundabout when a madman appeared with a bundle of used Ebola Burial Team protective gowns. Panic and fear almost inundated everyone who took notice of the insane man demonstrating the used gowns as if it was premeditated. The wearing of one of the used gowns right at the center of Freetown (PZ Roundabout) left traders and citizens in a state of panic, sending them up and down seeking protection away from ugly scene.
Sep 16, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Awareness Times Vox Pop on Ebola… (What the Citizens had to say on Friday 12th and Saturday 13 September 2014
As the Ebola Virus extends its tentacles to many communities in Sierra Leone and with the appointment of the new Minister of Health and Sanitation, Dr. Abu Bakarr Fofanah, Awareness Times Editorial Team has decided to gather the opinions of the general public to help decision makers earmark and proffer solutions. This new program intends to bring to the attention of the public and the appropriate authorities the various recommendations made by the people for the War against the Ebola Virus.
Sep 16, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone - 16th September, 2014
*Cuba to Send 165 Medical Personnel to Sierra Leone *35 Infected by Washing the Dead Ebola Person *UBA named "Best Transaction Bank" in Africa *Ebola cuts Sierra Leone Growth to Three-Year Low *West Africa Oil Industry at Risk of Ebola *Caritas Train 150 Parishioners.
Sep 16, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Wash Media Network Updates Media Counterparts
An advocacy media organization for Water and Sanitation, Wash Media Network on Friday 12th September 2014 held a familiarization conference with Editors and Station Managers as well as other partners to showcase its operational activities. During the briefing at # 18 Priscilla Street Freetown, the Chairman of the ceremony Mr. Saffa Andrew Koroma said it was now timely for people including the media to advocate for sustainable water and hygiene especially at this moment as Sierra Leone faces trying times with the Ebola crisis and also target the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) for access to safe drinking water by 2015.
Sep 16, 2014, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : How Ebola Killed a popular Freetown female doctor, Dr. Olivette Buck
Another painful loss to Sierra Leone has occurred. It has left tears and wailing in Sierra Leone and abroad. Dr. Olivette Buck who tested positive for Ebola on Tuesday 9th September 2014 has in early morning hours of Sunday 14th September 2014 met her demise as our nation continues to suffer in the cruel hands of the Ebola virus disease.
Sep 15, 2014, 12:14


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