AWARENESS TIMES
Sierra Leone News & Information

State House | Press Union | Lumley Beach | AllAfrica | SL-Web

www.awarenesstimes.com

  Giving Knowledge to the People
welcome to sierra leone's premier news source
Last Updated: Oct 31st, 2014 - 17:36:39 
Front Page 
 
 NEWS
 Breaking News
 Local News
 Politics
 Photo News
 Video News
 
 EDITORIALS
 
 FROM OUR TEAM
 
 COMMENTS & OPINIONS
 Moiie's Column
 
 SPECIAL REPORTS
 Afsatu Kabba
 
 FEATURES
 
 ENTERTAINMENT
 
 PROFILES
 Role Models
 Awareness Lady
 Common Man
 
 THE ECONOMY
 
 NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
 Special Messages
 Legal Matters
 Obituaries
 
 PAID SUPPLEMENTS
 
 ADVERTISEMENTS
 
 SATIRE
Search


Published online by
Sylvia Blyden Dot Com

17 Garrison Street,
Freetown,
Sierra Leone.
Tel: +232-77-772001
Tel: +232-88-321000
Tel: +232-76-350077
Tel: +232-30-321001
Email:
editor@news.sl
Website:
www.awarenesstimes.com

Front Page GO TO DISCUSSION FORUM

YOU ARE CURRENTLY AT THE WEBSITE OF SIERRA LEONE'S FASTEST SELLING, HIGHEST SELLING AND MOST WIDELY CIRCULATED NEWSPAPER.
Source of above information: Sierra Leone News Vendors Association


NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News: UNMEER Crisis Manager Undertakes Maiden Provincial Tour
The Crisis Manager of the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) in Sierra Leone, Mr. Amadu Kamara, has on Thursday 30th October 2014, together with representatives from WHO, UNICEF, WFP, UNDP and Mr. Steven Ngaujia of the National Ebola Response Centre (NERC), all visited Port Loko district in the Northern Province. It was Kamara’s maiden tour to the provinces since he took up his appointment by the United Nations Secretary General this month. Also invited to accompany the UNMEER boss on his maiden trip was Dr. Sylvia Olayinka Blyden, a close political ally of President Ernest Bai Koroma.
Oct 31, 2014, 17:17

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Parliament to Create Committee to Audit Ebola Funds
The Honorable Member of Parliament for constituency 055 in Port Loko district who doubles as Majority Leader and Leader of Government Business has moved the motion that another committee should be established in Parliament to be known as the Special Select Committee on Ebola to monitor the activities in the fight against Ebola in the country.
Oct 31, 2014, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Hon. J. B. Dauda Assures Transparency over Police Promotions
The Minister of Internal Affairs, Hon. Joseph B. Dauda has officially disclosed that his ministry is well placed to ensure principles of merit, fairness and transparency are implemented over the promotion of police personnel in the country. The minister made this statement on Thursday 30th October, 2014, during the opening session of the validation of the Sierra Leone Police Recruitment and Promotion Policies at the Officers Mess in Kingtom, Freetown.
Oct 31, 2014, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : WHO Involves Religious Leaders in Kabala to Fight Ebola Disease
The World Health Organization in collaboration with UNICEF and the DHMT, on 30th October 2014, engaged over one hundred religious leaders in Kabala on its new strategy to stop the further spread of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease in the district at the Kabala Community Centre, Koinadugu District. The rationale behind the gesture was to bring together religious leaders and train them on how to disseminate effective Ebola messages to citizens residing in the district using their various places of worship to fill in the sensitization gap that existed in the district before this time.
Oct 31, 2014, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Auradicals Foundation Donates Le200M to Ebola Fight
The Auradicals Foundation for Democracy-Sierra Leone has on Thursday 30th October 2014, donated Two hundred Million Leones (Le200,000,000) worth of food items and other condiments to victims and quarantined homes across the country, especially to gravely affected districts; treatment and holding centres. The donation which took place at the SLAJ Conference hall at Campbell Street in Freetown, saw the presentation of items which will be handed over to the Government of Sierra Leone, including bags of rice, gallons of cooking oil, bags of onions, bottles of water, baby pampas and menstruation pads to name a few.
Oct 31, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Ebola Workers Stage Strike Action
News gathered by Awareness Times revealed that over one thousand workers at the Ebola treatment centre have gone on sit down strike demanding their one month backlog. The aggrieved workers including burial teams, drivers, surveillance officers and a host of other teams who prefer to remain anonymous stated that they are risking their lives but the authorities keep on down playing their payment issues and for the past one month to date they have not received their weekly risk allowances.
Oct 31, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -31st October, 2014
*EU Crisis Response Team Meets President Koroma *District Officer Calls for Freetown to be Isolated *Bonthe District has only one ambulance – MP Brima Conteh *China Offers more Logistical Support to Aid Ebola Fight *“We want permanent gifts” —Dr. Vincent Kanu.
Oct 31, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News: Butchers Union Request for Land
In order to find a peaceful solution between the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security & Sierra Leone Butchers Union in a land dispute at Kosso Town Jui, Eastern Freetown, Parliament has ordered the ministry to fast track signing of a land lease agreement with butchers. It could be recalled that for the past 30 years the Sierra Leone Butchers Union had been using this particular location as a slaughtering house and cattle holding centre for Western Area but lately got locked in dispute with Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security.
Oct 31, 2014, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Ebola Virus Lurks near Lungi Airport
As Ebola continues to infiltrate and destroy meaningful lives in Towns, Chiefdoms and Districts in the country, Sumbuya and Kegbal villages in the Lokomasama Chiefdom, located a short distance from Lungi International Airport is the latest to suffer from the Ebola scourge as within just two days this week, the Ebola burial team has buried twenty (20) corpses.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:26

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Paolo Conteh Calls for Change of Attitude to Defeat Ebola
Responding to questions at his first ever press conference held at the National Ebola Response Centre (NERC) headquarters, in the premises of the former Special Court for Sierra Leone on Wednesday 29th October 2014, the strong and confident looking NERC Chief Executive Officer, Rtd. Major Alfred Palo Conteh has admitted to the incorrect publication of Ebola update figures and promised to deal with the issue through his structures. It can be recalled that there has been a lot of hue and cry over the statistical analysis of the Ebola outbreak especially with the daily updates announced by Government alongside questionable deaths rates.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:24

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS : Legal Matters
Buy Your Batteries for Your Radios...As Mrs. Asma James of FM98.1 Hosts Dr. Sylvia Blyden next week Tuesday at 7:30am Prompt on the GOOD MORNING Programme. DONT MISS IT!!!
Buy Your Batteries for Your Radios... As Mrs. Asma James of FM98.1 Hosts Dr. Sylvia Blyden next week Tuesday at 7:30am Prompt on the GOOD MORNING Programme. DONT MISS IT!!!
Oct 30, 2014, 17:22

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
29th Oct. EBOLA DATA:
Total Lab-Confirmed Cases = 3,762
Oct 30, 2014, 17:20

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : 160 Ebola Orphans in Waterloo …Says Build on Books Country Director
The Country Director of a Non-Governmental Organization Build on Books, Mrs. Rosetta Kargbo has disclosed that the Ebola disease has unfortunately produced over one hundred and sixty orphans in the Western Rural District. Speaking to Awareness Times on Wednesday 30th October 2014, Madam Rosetta Kargbo informed that, the situation faced by some orphans left behind by deceased parents in certain communities in Waterloo need urgent assistance. The aid worker disclosed that children who are currently in quarantined homes where all relatives have died require utmost attention.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:18

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Hon. Siaka Sama Returns Home from a Successful Trip
The spokesman for Malen affected Land Owners Association (MALOA), Hon. Siaka Sama has told the Awareness Times that the recent meeting which he attended in Paris, France yielded dividend. According to him, countries including Sierra Leone, Liberia, Cambodia, Ivory Coast amongst others, attended the all important meeting. He informed that the meeting was organized by Bollore which is the major shareholder of the Socfin Agricultural Oil Palm Plantation Company Sierra Leone limited. He said the various delegates were invited to discuss prevailing problems between landowners and Bollore.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:16

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : NERC CEO Commends Health Workers
Chief Executive Officer of the National Ebola Response Centre (NERC) Rtd. Major Alfred Paolo Conteh on Wednesday 29th October, 2014 commended Health Workers on the ongoing Ebola fight. He said these words when addressing members of the media at the newly established National Ebola Response Centre at Special Court New England Ville Freetown.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : WAADO, Welt Hunger Feeds Quarantined Homes in Grafton
The Women’s Advocacy & Agricultural Developmental Organization (WAADO) with support from Welt Hunger Heilfe (WHH) from Germany has on Tuesday 28th October presented food items, which include amongst others, bags of rice, cooking and palm oil, onions, fish, gari, sugar, ovaltine, bundles of water and bennimix food for babies to the tune of Millions of Leones to 46 quarantined homes located at the Grafton Old Road opposite the Ataya Base.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : “No Chinese vaccine against Ebola” - China CDC
The Deputy Director of China’s Centre for Disease Control (CDC), Dr. Gao Fu, has stated that as at now, the China has not yet developed a vaccine for Ebola viral disease that has killed over 4000 people in West Africa. Dr. Gao told a news conference at the Chinese Embassy in Freetown on Monday that “China has no vaccine at the moment for Ebola, but our scientists are working with other scientists in other parts of the world to develop the vaccine for the disease.”
Oct 30, 2014, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Psychosocial Training for Service Providers ends in Kenema
Ben Hirsch child care centre with support from UNICEF has organized two days training of trainers' work shop for service providers at the old district council hall Maxwell Khobe Street in Kenema.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Two (2) Weeks Old Baby Survives Ebola
A two weeks old baby together with her mother Isatu Mansaray have received discharged certificates at the Hasting Ebola Treatment Center upon the successful completion of their treatment. The child got infected with the Ebola virus from her sick mother, Isatu Mansaray few days after delivery.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -30th October, 2014
*Resident Minister North Commends ADDAX *President Koroma frowns at Bombali Leaders *“We have not exported Ebola says” Foreign Minister *Le300 Million Worth of Counterfeit Drugs Destroyed *European Union to Boost Ebola Research with €24.4 million.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sierra Leone Business Women Hub Supports 41 Survivors
The Sierra Leone Business Women Hub a local humanitarian organization has recently donated personal hygiene kits to survivors at the Ebola Treatment Centre at Hastings in the Western Rural District. Presenting the kits the Co-Founder, Lawyer Finda Koroma congratulated the survivors for their success story, describing the nurses and doctors at the Treatment Centre as heroes and heroines in the fight against Ebola.
Oct 30, 2014, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Koinadugu teams up with WHO to fight Ebola out of Nieni
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has assured the people of Koinadugu district that they were with them to ensure the Ebola Outbreak ravaging parts of the district is quickly quelled. Koinadugu, until a few weeks back, had been the only district unaffected by Ebola in Sierra Leone. WHO Spokesperson in Sierra Leone, Madam Winnie Romeril gave the assurance during a chat with the Awareness Times up in Koinadugu yesterday 28th October 2014.
Oct 29, 2014, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Bethel World Outreach Ministries Donates to the Red Cross Treatment Centre
Bethel World Outreach Ministries Intentional over the weekend donated assorted items to the International Federation of the Red Cross IFRC management center through the District Task force. The items donated include 182 tubes of Colgate tooth paste, 112 tooth brushes, one CD player with recorded Messages of Prayer and hope and 400 bundles of Blessed Pure water all meant for Ebola patients at the treatment center.
Oct 29, 2014, 17:12

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
28th Oct. EBOLA STATISTICS:
Total Laboratory-confirmed Cases = 3,715 with breakdown as follows:
Oct 29, 2014, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sorcerer and the Kaikai Family Apologize to Film Producer/Director
A sorcerer (Moray Man) Mohamed Fullah who stays at Dan Street and the Kaikai family at 102 Kissy Road recently apologized to Director of Star Light Film Production, Alfred Musa Nabay at the Ross road Police Station in Eastern Freetown. The Director had complained to Police that the Kaikais in connivance with the sorcerer, falsely accused him of stealing 3 Sonny Ericsson phones and one PlayStation following which the sorcerer used magic rituals to almost kill him.
Oct 29, 2014, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Pujehun Descendants Commend China Kingho
Descendants of Pujehun and members of Pujehun District Descendants Association (PDDA) have expressed profound gratitude to China Kingho Investment for their huge contribution made towards the fight against deadly Ebola disease. Like the Government and People of the Republic of China, China Kingho Investment has demonstrated magnanimity and love Pujehun and the entire Country since the outbreak of the Ebola disease.
Oct 29, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Kenema Top Radio Journalist Speaks on Ebola’s Reoccurrence
One of the top radio journalists in Eastern Province who is also the production manager of the Eastern Community Radio has blamed influx of people from quarantined areas as responsible for a reoccurrence of Ebola outbreak reported cases in the province. Philip Koroma blamed the re-emergence of reported cases of Ebola viral disease in the east to be a result of low compliance by the public and what he referred to as lack of tight security at the various check points leading to Kenema.
Oct 29, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -29th October, 2014
*ONS, British Forces Dialogue on Security *HRCSL Starts Engagement on 2013 Report *Trocaire on Ebola Solidarity with Sierra Leone *Information Expert Engages CRC *Bethel World Joins Ebola Fight *University Scientist for Ebola Cure.
Oct 29, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Social Welfare Ministry Engages Stakeholders in Bo
In a bid to complement Government efforts in the fight against the dreadful Ebola disease in the country the Ministry of Social Welfare Gender and Children’s Affairs in partnership with the United Nation Funds for Population Activities UNFPA has on Thursday 23th October 2014 engaged over 160 Traditional Birth Attendants, Religious Leaders, Traditional Leaders, Civil Society Organizations, Council Officials and Health Personnel in a two day interactive forum which was held at the Dohas Hotel Towama Road in Bo.
Oct 29, 2014, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Bombali DMO Supports President’s Strong Warning to Chiefs
Sequel to the high rate of Ebola infections in Northern Sierra Leone, the District Medical Officer (DMO) for Bombali District, Dr. Tom Sesay has categorically endorsed the recent admonishment of Paramount Chiefs in his district by the President. Dr. Sesay stated that they as medical professionals are doing their best to contain the disease but if the local people fail to comply with precautionary measures there will be a setback.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:22

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : NASSIT Makes Worthwhile $1.5M Investment in Animal Husbandry
Journalists were taken on a conducted tour at the Sierra Akker Farm located at Sumbuya in the Koya chiefdom Port Loko District on Friday 24th October 2014. It may be recalled that NASSIT was wrongfully painted by some sections of the media a while ago, and on Tuesday 21st October at their conference room clarifications were made on the poultry investment to which NASSIT made a US$1.5M input, instead of the very inaccurate US$30M investment allegation made against the Trust by these sections of the media.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:20

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : SALWACO Director General demonstrates he is up to the task at hand
The youthful Director General of the Sierra Leone Water Company (SALWACO), Mr. Samuel Bangura has proven his leadership mettle by improving on water service delivery in many cities, towns and communities across the country. Since he took the leadership of the institution many communities are now having safe drinking water. Speaking to Awareness Times last Friday 24th October 2014, Mr. Samuel Bangura said SALWACO has been engaged in a number of Urban, Peri-Urban and Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Projects funded by the Government of Sierra Leone and its Development Partners in last few years.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:18

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : MOVE-SL Donates 13 Victor Motorbikes to DHMTS
Movement Opposed to Violence and Exclusion Sierra Leone (MOVE-SL) with funds from United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) through the National Commission for Social Action (NaCSA) has on Friday 16th October 2014 donated 13 Victor Motor Bikes to the District Health Management Teams in the southern and Eastern regions of Sierra Leone.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:16

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Hon. Mustapha Braima Appeals for Food and a Disciplined Ambulance Service in Kailahun
The Honorable Member of Parliament for Constituency 002 in Kailahun Hon. Mustapha Braima, has on Thursday 23rd October, during an interview with these reporters in the House of Parliament, expressed grave dismay over the manner in which the drivers of the Ebola ambulances perform their duties. He said they are charged with the responsibility of transporting Ebola victims from their residence or any location to the MSF holding and treatment centers in the Kailahun district.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Parliamentary Chair Facilitates US Drugs Dispatch for Ebola Patients in Sierra Leone
A large consignment of drugs worth 1.5 million dollars to support the Government’s campaign against Ebola is awaiting shipment from Illinois in the United States. This follows a recent meeting and press conference at the University of Illinois Medical District, organized by Sierra Leoneans for Ebola Relief, which was co-chaired by the Parliamentary Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hon. Augustine B. Torto.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Survivors Conference Ends in Kenema
The Ministry of Social Welfare Gender and Children’s Affairs in collaboration with UNICEF and CDC on Friday concluded a two day conference for Ebola survivors at the Holy Trinity parish hall in Kenema. The two days conference was officially opened by the Resident Minister East Hon. Maya Kaikai who pledged Government’s commitment to the fight against Ebola.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : LUGBU Descendants Embark On Road Rehabilation
In a bid to complement Government's effort in accessing good road network in the country, indigenes of Lugbu Chiefdom Bo District, over the weekend embarked on the rehabilitation of the 32.5 Kilometres road linking Nyagorehun Bagbo Junction to Moyorgbo village.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : 141024-African Library Project Donates 40ft Container of Books
The Society for Knowledge Management has distributed a forty feet container of books from the African Library Project to schools in the country. The African Library project works in partnership with Reading Initiative Salone (RISE) a network of NGOs including the Leaning Foundations, Sierra Leone Library Board, Village Link and Society for Knowledge Management are working on improving the standard of education in the country.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -28th October, 2014
*Ebola Fight can be Won -AfDB Rep *Japan Donates Emergency Vehicles for Ebola *Port Loko Treatment Centre Starts Operation Next Week – Alpha Kanu *Fullah Progressive Union Donates food items to Ebola Task Force in Kenema *Manley-Spaine Frowns at Public Attitude to Ebola.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sierra Leone Red Cross Refutes Allegations
One of the leading humanitarian organizations that is complementing the Government efforts against the deadly Ebola disease, the Sierra Leone Red Cross has totally debunked all media allegations made against the Red Cross Society of having played dubious games in the spread of the disease. At a press conference held at the Sierra Leone Red Cross Society headquarters at Liverpool Street in Freetown on Friday 24th October 2014 the management and staff referred to those allegations as a plain dent on their efforts and that it will undermine their operations.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:02

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Excerpts on Ebola — UN Secretary-General’s press remarks in Addis Ababa
In our meeting with the Prime Minister and the Foreign Minister and briefly with Dr. Zuma of the African Union – tomorrow we will have more in depth discussions on how to address the Ebola outbreak — we discussed the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa and the determination of the United Nations system in collaboration with the regional institutions and countries to do all in our power to beat the virus through rapid and robust action.
Oct 28, 2014, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Over 700 People Buried in Rural Freetown Areas
The Head of Ebola Burial Team in Freetown’s outskirts; Western Rural, Mr. Manso S. Kargbo has said since mid September to date (October 26th), they have buried “over seven hundred bodies”. The Ebola Burial head told Awareness Times that majority of the dead bodies from the Western Rural Area were collected from Waterloo Community. According to him, almost every day they discover abandoned corpses on streets in Waterloo.
Oct 27, 2014, 12:20

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
26th Oct. EBOLA STATISTICS:
Total Laboratory-confirmed Cases = 3,562 with breakdown as follows:
Oct 27, 2014, 12:18

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Western Rural District Coordinator Vows to Succeed in Ebola Warfare
The newly appointed Western Rural District Coordinator, Madam Zulai Hassan Cooper in an exclusive interview with Awareness Times at the Western Area Ebola Command Centre, British Council in Freetown vowed to do all within her power to succeed in the on-going Ebola war that has ravaged our country in recent months. She was speaking last night, Sunday 26th October 2014.
Oct 27, 2014, 12:16

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sierra Leone is not a “No Go Area” - AU Chairperson
The Chairperson of the African Union (AU), Her Excellency Dr. Nkosazama Dlamin Zuma has on Thursday 23rd October 2014 said at a press conference held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs that Sierra Leone is not a ‘no go’ area, despite the outbreak of the Ebola virus disease. She publicly encouraged investors and visitors to continue their normal business in the country.
Oct 27, 2014, 12:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : 25 Nurses Return Home
FREETOWN - Twenty-five Nurses have returned home from China after the successful completion of a three- month Training in paediatric Nursing. The 25 nurses drawn from the 14 districts across the country comprised Nurse Managers, Public Health Sisters, Nurse Anaesthetists, Staff and State Enrolled Community Health Nurses that completed their training at then Hunan Major Children's Hospital in China. The nurses, apart from Paediatrics also benefited from lectures on Cardiac Surgery, Stoma, Foot and Mouth diseases, and Family Centred among others.
Oct 27, 2014, 12:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Fambul Tok Launches Hand Washing Campaign
A non-governmental organization, Fambul Tok International-SL has on Tuesday 21st October 2014 officially launched “wash your hands frequently with soap and water to avoid Ebola” in order to complement the effort of the Government. Fambul Tok’s Peace Mothers are leading in every aspect of the campaign.
Oct 27, 2014, 12:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : NRA Schools Staff on Performance Management & Service Delivery Charter
The National Revenue Authority (NRA) in collaboration with the Performance Management and Service Delivery Directorate in the office of the Chief of Staff, State House who served as training providers, have on Saturday 25th October ended four Saturdays training for 80 NRA staffs drawn from all departments nationwide at their Wellington Street office in Freetown, on Performance Management and Service Delivery Charter with the sole aim of ensuring that staff are well grounded and knowledgeable on tax payers service delivery which will in the end ensure confidence in the work of the authority from the public.
Oct 27, 2014, 12:08

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -27th October, 2014
*FOCEM Meets Educational Needs of Children Orphaned by Ebola *WFP and World Bank Strengthens Government’s Logistical Capacity to Combat Ebola *Airtel Launches Unbeatable Promotion *Vitafoam Donates Mattresses towards Ebola Fight *New NERC Boss Calls for Synergy to Contain Ebola *Gbendembu Councilor Attributes High Ebola Toll to Poor Sanitation *6344 system is successful -Education Minister.
Oct 27, 2014, 12:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : OXFAM GB Deputy CEO meets the Sierra Leone First Lady on Ebola Engagement
The Deputy CEO of OXFAM GB, Penny Lawrence paid a visit to OXFAM Sierra Leone country programme to support the Ebola response. During the 3 day visit, Penny Lawrence met with theFirst Lady of Sierra Leone, SiaNyama Koroma to share OXFAM’s plans on engaging on the Ebola Response as part of its strategic commitment to responding to the rights of vulnerable and affected communities during times of crisis.
Oct 27, 2014, 12:04

COMMENTS & OPINIONS
Western Area and the Fight against Ebola
In the November 2012 Elections, it was widely expected that the President will clinch the Northern Province. He did. However, President Koroma’s trusted lieutenants from the South and East tried their very, very, best but did not perform as well as might have been expected. At the end of the day, the President was swept into office without having to go into second rounds, mainly because of overwhelming endorsement he got from Western Area. Some had predicted that only 50% of Western Area will vote for the President.
Oct 27, 2014, 12:02

COMMENTS & OPINIONS
How to avoid Ebola through methods of APC, SLPP & ABC
How to avoid Ebola through methods of APC, SLPP & ABC
Oct 27, 2014, 12:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Ernest Bai Koroma Featured to World by International Media
As we went to press, we got a news report filed around 9pm last night about an interview arranged for President Koroma with ITV News; We assume interview was coordinated by whosoever is the President’s adviser on international media or “international media adviser”. Here is an extract of our President with ITV News. It speaks for itself:
Oct 24, 2014, 17:17

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
23rd Oct. EBOLA STATISTICS:
Total Laboratory-confirmed Cases = 3,391 with breakdown as follows:
Oct 24, 2014, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Foundation to Educate Kids of Ebola-Killed Health Workers
The Deputy Minister of Social Welfare Gender and Children's Affairs, Mustapha Bai Atila, has categorically stated that Extra Ordinary measures and discipline are the basic requirements that can help eradicate the Ebola scourges in Sierra Leone. The Deputy Minister vehemently made this pronouncement as he officially launched the Foundation for Children of Ebola Affected Medical Workers (FOCEM) on Thursday 23rd October 2014.
Oct 24, 2014, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Britain assures Increasing Support to end Ebola
London — Justine Greening has visited Sierra Leone to see the early results of Britain's response to Ebola British assistance to tackle Ebola will increase over the coming weeks as existing commitments of UK-funded training and care facilities come on stream, International Development Secretary Justine Greening said today on the second and last day of her visit to Sierra Leone.
Oct 24, 2014, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : TGS Defends Ebola-free Chiefdom
Apart from its initial donation of USD5,000 to the Government of Sierra Leone in support of the fight against the Ebola virus, Total Global Steel; a British-based iron ore company that is currently on exploration in Tunkia Chiefdom; Kenema district, has further strengthened the preventive approach in a bid to keep the chiefdom safe from the deadly virus.
Oct 24, 2014, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Hon Shiaka Sama Represents Affected Land Owners in Paris
In order to resolve the conflict between the Socfin Agricultural Company and the aggrieved land owners in Malen Chiefdom, Pujehun District of Southern Sierra Leone and Bollore/Socfin Group which is the parent company of Socfin has invited Hon. Shiaka Musa Sama, the spokesman of the Malen Affected Land Owners Association (MALOA), to a meeting in Paris Scheduled to take place on the 24th October, 2014.
Oct 24, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Youngest IMC Commissioner
On Wednesday 22nd October 2014, Sierra Leone’s youngest Alhaji who went on pilgrimage to Mecca during last year’s Hajj, Public Relations Officer of the Prince of Wales Old Boys Association and the Publisher of the Owl News Paper has earned another award in becoming the nation’s youngest ever Commissioner of Independent Media Commission.
Oct 24, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -24th October, 2014
*Five Jailed for Entering an Ebola Epicentre *UK Development Secretary Joins British Troops to Sierra Leone *KPMG Leaves EOC on its Own Volition *MP Accuses Commercial Bike Riders of Spreading Ebola *Children Orphaned by Ebola Require Psychosocial Counseling *Bondo Society Heads Vow to Suspend Initiation.
Oct 24, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Ebola Ravaging Freetown, Port Loko & Bombali
Despite strides to combat it, the steady rate of transmission of Ebola virus is now said to be “out of control” in parts of Freetown, Bombali, Port Loko and to some extent, Tonkolili; even as the disease occurrence stabilises in other areas. It can be recalled that in May 2014, initial outbreak was in Kailahun’s Kissi Teng chiefdom whose major township of Koindu voted 80% for the ruling APC in 2012 elections.
Oct 24, 2014, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Ebola Ravaging Freetown, Port Loko & Bombali
Despite strides to combat it, the steady rate of transmission of Ebola virus is now said to be “out of control” in parts of Freetown, Bombali, Port Loko and to some extent, Tonkolili; even as the disease occurrence stabilises in other areas. It can be recalled that in May 2014, the initial outbreak was in Kailahun’s Kissi Teng chiefdom whose major township of Koindu voted 80% for the ruling APC in 2012 elections.
Oct 23, 2014, 17:20

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : NASSIT Clears the Air in Response to Negative Publications
The National Social Security and Insurance Trust (NASSIT) in a press conference at its Walpole street head office on Tuesday 21st October 2014 cleared the air on what it deems as mischievous and untrue publications calculated to tarnish the good image of the corporate entity.
Oct 23, 2014, 17:18

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Kailahun DMO Warns against Undercover Treatment
The Kailahun District Medical Officer (DMO), Dr. Sylvester Squire has told Awareness Times that on Saturday 18th October 2014, his District Health Medical Team and other partners summoned all drug store and pharmacy owners in Kailahun to the headquarters town to warn them to desist off treating patients. Speaking via phone from Kailahun on October 22nd 2014, Dr. Squire said at start of epidemic, drugs peddlers & drugstore owners caught Ebola whilst treating Ebola patients and this all helped in spread.
Oct 23, 2014, 17:16

SPECIAL REPORTS
Exposing Unjustness of Insinuation by Oswald Ernest Hanciles
Please carefully note above scanned document showing date & time on which the controversial Chernoh Bah container was approved for release by the Shippers in America. October 2nd at 9:52PM. Meanwhile, after the container left the Ports for Medical Stores, it was revealed that its contents included soiled linens, rusty, broken furniture and expired medicines.
Oct 23, 2014, 17:14

FEATURES
References to Oswald Hanciles in the New York Times Article on Ebola Donation Container
The government official (Oswald Hanciles) who pleaded for the shipment to come in said that the political tensions may have contributed to the delay, to prevent the opposition from trumpeting the donations. Mr. Bah said he thought the equipment would be welcomed by the struggling authorities, and he said he expected the shipping fee of $6,500 would be a small detail for Sierra Leone. According to the official (Oswald Hanciles), the government has already received well over $40 million in cash from international donors to fight Ebola.
Oct 23, 2014, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : The Dutch Are Coming to help fight Ebola
The government of The Netherland (Holland) and Dutch Philanthropists have braced themselves up to help kick Ebola out of the three Mano River states of Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea. On October 15th, the government of The Netherland, through its Foreign Ministry hosted Ambassadors from the West African sub-region in The Hague to announce that it has made available the sum of 31m euros (Thirty One Million Euros) to the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF to help fight Ebola.
Oct 23, 2014, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : 32 Pickup Trucks from UK to Fight Ebola
A fleet of 32 UK-funded vehicles are on their way to Sierra Leone where they will transport staff, medicines and equipment to help defeat Ebola. The 32 pickup trucks to assist efforts to defeat Ebola in Sierra Leone have been loaded aboard the Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship Argus during a planned stop at a British Naval Base in Gibraltar.
Oct 23, 2014, 17:07

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sorcerer Openly Confesses to Film Producer/ Director
A Sorcerer (Moray Man) Mohamed Fullah who stays at 102 Kissy Road Freetown on Tuesday 21st October 2014, apologized to the Director of Star Light Film Production in the presence of onlookers. The sorcerer told the Director of Star Light Film Producer Alfred Musa Nabay that he told lies against him and also lied to his family members that he stole 3 Sonny Ericsson Mobile Phones and 2 Play Station (PS).
Oct 23, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : For Wounding with Intent, Accused gets 14 days imprisonment
Ibrahim Turay of No 11 Beccle Street has on Wednesday 15th October 2014, been remanded at the Pademba Road Maximum Prisons for fourteen (14) days after he made his first appearance before Magistrate Komba Kamanda of court No 2, on two count charges of allegedly wounding with intent and wounding.
Oct 23, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -23rd October, 2014
*‘‘Everybody in our nation faces grave threat from a virus of death’’ - President Koroma *ACC Indicts Three Public Officials and Former MP *Youth Development Movement and Slum Communities Dialogue on Ebola * International Pledges Not Created Impact on the Ebola Epidemic - MSF *National Ebola Response Centre Introduces New Burial Policy *Energy Ministry Embarks on Power Conservation Drive.
Oct 23, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Politics
Sierra Leone Politics : APC’s Future Rests on Palo Conteh’s Success at NERC
Very senior political observers have, in separate interviews with this medium, stated that future of ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) in governance seat, depends on success of the fight against Ebola epidemic now ravaging the land.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:22

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Kono Youth stage Ebola Riot; Diana Konomani steps in
Tuesday 21st October turned Koidu in Eastern Kono district into a battleground following attempts by Ebola Response Team to take away Mrs. Aminata Koroma, mother of a famous youth gangster, Adamu Ezeh. This was resisted by Adamu and his loyal youths who insisted the mum is not going into an Ebola contaminated ambulance, as she was not an Ebola victim.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:20

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : WFP/World Bank Hand Over 30 Vehicles to Combat Ebola
With Support from World Bank, the World Food Programme (WFP) last evening officially handed over 20 ambulances and 10 mortuary pickup trucks; all brand new, to the National Ebola Response Center (NERC) and the Ministry of Health and Sanitation. The ceremony which took place at the Cockeril Military Base in Freetown attracted important local personalities, diplomats and other expatriates.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:18

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Wash Media Sensitizes on Water & Sanitation
A Non Governmental Organization, Wash Media Network Sierra Leone has held a one day lecture for media persons on reporting Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) policies. The session which was held at 18 Priscilla Street in Freetown saw pressmen from the electronic and print media in attendance on October 18th 2014.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:16

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
21st Oct. EBOLA STATISTICS:
Total Laboratory-confirmed Cases = 3,297 as follows:
Oct 22, 2014, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : CODEP Trains Religious Leaders and Traditional Healers on Ebola in Waterloo
In helping the Government of Sierra Leone contain and stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus in the country, a UK based organization called Construction and Development Partnership (CODEP), has on Saturday the 18th October 2014 ended a one day training workshop on Ebola sensitization for Religious Leaders and Traditional Healers in Waterloo. The training targeted all the religious leaders and traditional healers within the Western Area Rural District.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : St. Edward’s Knights Clocks 2
Amidst the Ebola crisis, Brothers of the Ancient and Noble Order of the Knights of Saint John International, Saint Edward’s Commandery #766 has on Sunday 19th October which was also World Mission Sunday in very low key joined parishioners in celebrating their 2nd year anniversary at the Saint Edward’s Parish, May Park, Kingtom.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : WAADO Donates Food Items to 20 Quarantined Homes
With support from Welt Hunger Hielfe (WHH), a German based organization, a Non Governmental Community Based Organization in Waterloo, Women’s Advocacy and Agricultural Development Organization (WAADO), has on Wednesday the 15th of October 2014 donated food items to twenty (20) households in the John Thorpe community, Rokel Village, Western Area Rural District. Quite recently, twenty five (25) people have died at the John Thorpe community and ten (10) people are presently being hospitalized at Hastings Ebola Treatment Centre. Among the twenty five (25) deaths, twenty two (22) are women and three (3) are men.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Focus 1,000 Engages Religious Leaders on Ebola
Focus 1,000 on Wednesday 15th October organized a social mobilization workshop on Ebola at the conference hall of the Council of Churches in Sierra Leone at King Harman Road in Freetown.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Constituency 19 MP Champions Ebola Sensitization
The Member of Parliament of Constituency 19 comprising of Gaura, Tunkia and Nomo in Kenema district, Honorable Alusine Kanneh, has upon his return from sick leave abroad led sensitization campaign on Ebola especially at the time the disease has emerged in Peril village located within his constituency.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -22nd October, 2014
*Kingharman Road Hospital shutdown *DeFID pledges Ł5m Ebola funding to INGOS *Beckham Joins The Fight Against Ebola *South African to Raise US$ 22.5m for Ebola *Police Officer Rapes Girl 13 at Quarantined Home.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Volunteer Nurses Cry for Salary
A group of volunteer nurses who have been on waiting list since 2013 are calling on the Government to look into their plight as it has taken nearly two years working without pay. An aggrieved nurse who preferred to be anonymous told this press in Kenema that the Government has indeed promised them but no progress has been since; and they are still suffering without salaries.
Oct 22, 2014, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Pujehun District Robustly Fights Ebola VD
The District Medical Officer (DMO) for Pujehun District, Dr. David Bum has reliably informed the Awareness Times that the Ebola situation is under unique and robust control in that district. Speaking via telephone interview on Monday 20th October 2014, from Pujehun, Dr. Bum told our reporter that when the Ebola outbreak started in Sierra Leone, many people were speculating that like Kailahun, Pujehun was going to be another hot spot for infection because of its close ties with Liberia. According to him, when the first incident of Ebola was noted in Sahn Malen in Pujehun, all stakeholders pulled forward to plot as to how to contain the spread of the disease.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:20

NEWS : Local News
Sierrac Leone News : Okada Rider Trapped for Trafficking Ebola Patient
A Motor bike rider Sheku Mansaray of Komende Luyama in the Lower Bambara who carried an Ebola patient from Levuma Yawei in the Kailahun district to Komende Luyama in the Lower Bambara chiefdom, Kenema district has been captured based on intelligence reports reaching the police and is presently placed under quarantine for twenty one days.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:18

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Marine Slipway Workers Demand for Privatization
The moribund status of the Sierra Leone Ports Authority Marine Slipway and Ship Repair Facility has warranted most of its workers to demand for the privatization of the facility to the Holland shipyards that recently opted for the concession. The entire precincts of the Marine and Ship Repair Facility is very archaic with outdated and dilapidated equipment that were brought into the company’s premises as far back as early 1950s.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:16

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Prison Watch Donates Preventive Materials to Prison, Police and Social Welfare
Prison Watch Sierra Leone on Wednesday 15th October 2014 donated preventive materials to the Sierra Leone Prison Services, Juvenile Homes and Selected Police Stations as part of their support in the fight against the spread of the Ebola virus.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Baptist Convention Donates Food Items to Deprived Communities & Quarantined Homes
In order to complement Government’s effort in the fight against the Ebola Virus disease, the Baptist Convention Sierra Leone in Collaboration with Baptist World Alliance in the United States of America and Europe has donated Food items worth over 100 million Leones to their Church members and Quarantined Homes in Port Loko and Bombali Districts specifically.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Pregnant Woman Delivers at Hospital Corridors
Even though His Excellency the President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma and the International Bodies are making efforts to ensure that people get access to quality health service delivery more especially the free health care service brought in for lactating mothers, children under five and pregnant women in the country; it is alleged that some health workers are involved in extortion and private clinic jobs has become the order of practice by some nurses working at Government Hospitals across the country as they make attempt to enrich themselves at the detriment of the masses.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Ebola Crisis versus Talk of Diplomatic Passport
Sierra Leoneans are going to continue to see exhibition of clownish behaviour by those from whom much is expected. Let me inform that I have not been sent any letter about diplomatic passport and I honestly doubt if the ongoing pettiness from some quarters will ever reach that level.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:08

NEWS
President Koroma’s Envoy Raps on Ebola
President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma’s envoy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has said that he is very pleased with China’s role in the fight against the Ebola Virus Disease in Sierra Leone. He made the remarks during a courtesy call on his Chinese counterpart in the Arabian capital of Riyadh over the weekend.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : CRC Trains Sub-Committee on Human Rights and State Policy
The Constitutional Review Committee of Sierra Leone on Tuesday at the Miatta Conference Hall in Freetown held a day’s training for members of the sub-committee on state policy and human rights to broaden their understanding to effectively deal with issues relating to the judiciary, executive, legislature, natural resources, local government, Information, education and communication, state policy and human rights.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -21st October, 2014
*Jendema Residents Flee For Ebola *Airtel Money Reaching the Unbanked *LAWYERS Launch Website *Serabu Chiefdom Launches Ebola Taskforce *Hardship Hits Gbendembu Ngowahun Chiefdom *JSW to Invest $400m into Marampa Mine.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Another Boost for Census Project : Over USD$ 86,000 worth of Equipment Provided
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has on Wednesday 15th October 2014 handed over ten motorbikes and various IT equipment worth US$86,733,000 to Statistics Sierra Leone (SSL). The items were part of DFIDs ongoing support to the forthcoming National Population and Housing Census now re-scheduled for April, 2015. The ceremony took place at the UNFPA head office in Freetown.
Oct 21, 2014, 17:00

COMMENTS & OPINIONS
Thank you Ban Ki Moon & Thank you Jim Yong Kim!
In photos accompanying this text are scenes of Lungi Airport which last weekend received a huge Boeing 747 cargo plane with the first set of a multi million dollars vehicular contingent to help Sierra Leone fight Ebola. A total of 74 vehicles have been purchased with World Bank and WFP funds for a total of 4 million dollars. 20 brand new ambulances for carrying patients and 10 hearses for carrying corpses plus 44 Utility vehicles. 15 ambulances and 2 hearses landed on Saturday October 18th 2014. Another 8 hearses and a balance of 5 ambulances landed the next day Sunday.
Oct 20, 2014, 12:19

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Defence Minister Major (rtd) Alfred Palo Conteh takes over from Health Minister Dr. Abu-Bakarr Fofanah in Briefing the President on the Progress being made in Fighting Ebola Disease
THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS HEREBY INFORMED THAT AS THE UNPRECEDENTED OUTBREAK OF THE DREADFUL EBOLA DISEASE CONTINUES TO CLAIM THE LIVES OF MANY OF OUR CITIZENS, OUR FRIENDS AND INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS HAVE SCALED UP THEIR SUPPORT TO SIERRA LEONE WITH A VIEW TO BRINGING THE EPIDEMIC UNDER CONTROL.
Oct 20, 2014, 12:18

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Dr. Sylvia Blyden is still on Erroneous Death Numbers
In several articles published for well over a fortnight now in this newspaper, Dr. Sylvia Blyden warned new Health Minister, Dr. Abubakarr Fofanah that he was, in her words: "making the terrible mistake of continuing to retain the structures the old minister left behind in concert with certain of our international partners".
Oct 20, 2014, 12:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Fire engulfs Energy Ministry at Electricity Building
A large inferno on Friday 17th October 2014 ravaged the 4th floor of the National Power Authority (NPA) in Freetown. Fire officers and nearby residents said the conflagration surfaced its ugly head within the premises at about 10pm. Eyewitness accounts revealed that several important documents and office properties worth millions of leones were completely burnt down on the floor of the building housing part of the Ministry of Energy.
Oct 20, 2014, 12:12

FEATURES
Sierra Leone Politics : APC Mouthpiece Wades into the Matter
One of perceived ills for which senseless war was orchestrated is ‘political intolerance’. The APC of late Joseph Saidu Momoh was wrongly accused of being politically intolerant. Since his election to governance in 2007, President Koroma’s APC government has espoused, demonstrated and practice political tolerance more than any previous government and in an unbelievable manner not akin to African politics.
Oct 20, 2014, 12:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : EPA Gives 3 Months Ultimatum to Hill Station Stone Miners
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in collaboration with the Sierra Leone Housing Corporation (SALHOC) has on Thursday 16th October met with stone miners at SALHOC Estates at Hill Station during which a 3 Months ultimatum to quit effective January 16th 2015 was given.
Oct 20, 2014, 12:08


Latest Headlines
NEWS
Sierra Leone News: UNMEER Crisis Manager Undertakes Maiden Provincial Tour
Sierra Leone News : Parliament to Create Committee to Audit Ebola Funds
Sierra Leone News : Hon. J. B. Dauda Assures Transparency over Police Promotions
EDITORIALS
Sierra Leone Politics: Joining APC Mouthpiece to Advise President Koroma : Brian Gilpin & Attacks by News Time Africa
DON’T MISS IT!!! In Our Next 5 Editions
Can We Postpone the 3-Days?
FROM OUR TEAM
As NEWSTIMEAFRICA issues silly threat... Brian Gilpin & Abdulai Bayraytay named in Saga of Plane Sent by “the British” with technical problems
Sierra Leone Ebola Commentary: Alpha Kanu, Miatta Kargbo and Deaths Announced by the Three MRU Countries
APOLOGY
COMMENTS & OPINIONS
Western Area and the Fight against Ebola
How to avoid Ebola through methods of APC, SLPP & ABC
Thank you Ban Ki Moon & Thank you Jim Yong Kim!
SPECIAL REPORTS
Exposing Unjustness of Insinuation by Oswald Ernest Hanciles
Sierra Leone News: Chernoh Bah, his Expired Goods & Junks Container!
DELMAS Sheds Better Light on Efforts of Health Ministry
FEATURES
References to Oswald Hanciles in the New York Times Article on Ebola Donation Container
Sierra Leone Politics : APC Mouthpiece Wades into the Matter
Sierra Leone: What Brian Gilpin and his Mammy Cuss Folks had wanted
ENTERTAINMENT
ALONZO : TALK ABOUT SALONE
PROFILES
A Tribute to My Golden Lady - Cillaty Daboh on his Mum
A profile on Dr. Jill Biden … Wife of the US Vice President
Sierra Leone Government: Dr. Sylvia Olayinka Blyden, OOR.
THE ECONOMY
Sierra Leone Investment: Hon. Turay Cajoles UNESCO Investors
What does the deflating mining industry mean for Sierra Leone?
NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Buy Your Batteries for Your Radios...As Mrs. Asma James of FM98.1 Hosts Dr. Sylvia Blyden next week Tuesday at 7:30am Prompt on the GOOD MORNING Programme. DONT MISS IT!!!
29th Oct. EBOLA DATA:
28th Oct. EBOLA STATISTICS:
PAID SUPPLEMENTS
No articles available.
ADVERTISEMENTS
EBOLA Breaking ‘NEWS’ - Do you seek good for Kenema & Kailahun?
RECRUITMENT OF A GENERAL MANAGER FOR TRANSCO CLSG
Central Medical Stores Compound New Englandville
SATIRE
SPECIAL POEM : A Tale of 2 Women
SLPP, be Grateful to Lt. Maada Bio
SLAJ is Fighting Everybody..!

Copyright © July 2005 - July 2010, Awareness Times Sierra Leone; All Rights Reserved.
Hosted & Designed by West Africa Dot Net