Talent Feature – A Christmas Mission,
Sierra Leone News
cinema5D newsTalent Feature – A Christmas Mission, Sierra Leone by Timothy Naylorcinema5D newsA recent short, Buried Deep, qualified for competition in two Academy-eligible film festivals: Urban World and Palm Springs. My cinema5D featured film A Christmas Mission, Sierra Leone, part of an effort to raise the standard of healthcare in Sierra ...
Posted on 20 May 2017 | 9:05 am
[ May 20, 2017 ] President Koroma of Sierra
Sierra Leone Telegraph[ May 20, 2017 ] President Koroma of Sierra Leone is told to stop selling the country's sovereignty In FocusSierra Leone Telegraph“You have sold everything – please don't sell the soul of our sovereignty – our democracy,” Kapri Kolugbonda tells the president of Sierra Leone, as condemnation of the ruling APC party's steep descent into the bowels of Chinese economic imperialism ...CHINA MEDDLES WITH SIERRA LEONE INTERNAL POLITICSGlobal Times Newspaperall 2 news articles »
Posted on 20 May 2017 | 4:01 am
Life after Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone -
Deutsche WelleLife after Ebola Outbreak in Sierra LeoneDeutsche WelleIn early 2016, the World Health Organization announced a vaccine for Ebola. It's success rate in West Africa was nearly 100%. Our report from Sierra Leone asks: How has the vaccine changed life there?[ May 17, 2017 ] Speed and coordination are key to curbing the DRC's Ebola outbreak HealthSierra Leone TelegraphEbola in Democratic Republic of Congo to Cost $10 Million, WHO SaysNBCNews.comDRC Ebola outbreak: Lessons from West AfricaVanguardUN News Centre -Southern Times Africaall 123 news articles »
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 9:38 am
Gambia: Femi Peters Is Ambassador Designate
Freedom NewspaperGambia: Femi Peters Is Ambassador Designate To Sierra LeoneFreedom NewspaperContrary to earlier reports or sources, I can confirm Femi Peters is Gambia's Ambassador designate to Sierra Leone. Mr. Peters has indeed accepted the job and will soon take office in Freetown. My source revealed Mr. Peters welcomed his appointment as ...
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 4:42 am
China is meddling in Sierra Leone's party
Sierra Leone TelegraphChina is meddling in Sierra Leone's party politics – The Sierra ...Sierra Leone TelegraphIt is now official. China is no longer just a development partner of the Government and people of Sierra Leone. It is now playing an active part in our national ...Sierra Leone News: A “Goalkeeper” to prevent hospital infection ...Awokoall 2 news articles »
Posted on 18 May 2017 | 2:34 pm
Ebola-hit Sierra Leone goes back to school
Sierra Leone News
Sierra Leone's 1.8 million children began the gradual return to school on Tuesday, more than eight months after classes were shut to halt the spread of the deadly Ebola virus. Classrooms have been empty since the government announced a state of emergency in July last year in response to an outbreak which has killed at least 10,600 people, almost all of them in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 2:20 pm
Ebola vaccine trial begins in Sierra Leone
Thousands of healthcare workers in areas of Sierra Leone that are grappling with Ebola will now begin receiving an experimental vaccine against the often deadly virus, officials said Tuesday. The vaccine candidate, rVSV-ZEBOV, was developed by the Public Health Agency of Canada and licensed to NewLink Genetics and Merck pharmaceuticals. It will be given to 6,000 healthcare workers and other ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:04 pm
Ebola Vaccine Starts Testing in Sierra Leone
A new Ebola vaccine study starting in Sierra Leone will test the vaccine in thousands of people who are working to fight the epidemic, health officials said today. For the study, called STRIVE, researchers will enroll about 6,000 people — all of them health care workers or others who are on the front lines, such as cleaning staff at clinics and burial workers, according to the Centers for ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 10:52 am
Sierra Leone schools re-open after Ebola
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Children in Sierra Leone returned to schools on Tuesday after staying at home for nine months because of the Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 10,000 mostly in West Africa.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 10:01 am
Sierra Leone: it's back to school after
A school in Freetown is one of many reopening after the shutdown, which kept the country’s 1.8 million children out of education for the best part of a year For a school whose classrooms and hallways have been silent since the main gates were locked last July, Rokel Secondary was quick to reacquire some of its familiar routines. Students who turned up early on Tuesday wearing the wrong shoes or ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 9:54 am
Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars play
Sierra Leone News
HARTFORD >> Anyone who saw Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars steal the hearts of thousands of New Haveners on the New Haven Green as the closing act of the 2009 International Festival of Arts & Ideas knows just how uplifting their music, born of ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:26 am
Hail to the chiefs
WHEN Adama Sankoh, the last person known to have Ebola in Sierra Leone, was discharged from hospital on August 24th the medical clock began ticking: if no one else contracts the disease in the next 42 days, the country can be deemed free of it. But like ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:04 am
Sierra Leone News: China Creates Multiple
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has said that when helping Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea combating the ebola epidemic, China offered assistance in the first place, carried out the largest-scale public health assistance in history and created multiple ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:59 am
After Ebola: NEIDL Infectious Diseases
Last August, Nahid Bhadelia traveled to Sierra Leone during the Ebola epidemic’s peak, hermetically clad in the protective spacesuit-like gear of a biosafety level 4 researcher. Funded by the World Health Organization (WHO), Bhadelia went there to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:24 am
Sierra Leone's Last Ebola Patient Dances Her
I'm sure I'm not the only one ready for some good news after an utterly tragic Wednesday. Thankfully, Sierra Leone has given us something to smile about: The country's last Ebola patient has left a treatment center fully cured of the virus - and she did it ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:43 pm
Correction: Sierra Leone-Gates Fund story
Sierra Leone News
In a story March 10 about Sierra Leone charging 29 people with fraud, The Associated Press erroneously identified the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation's vaccine program. The Global Alliance for Vac
Posted on 10 March 2013 | 4:36 am
Charles Taylor appeals war crimes conviction
Prosecutors urged judges Tuesday to reject former Liberian President Charles Taylor's appeal against his war crimes conviction and 50-year prison sentence, saying the court should hold "lords of war" as responsible for atrocities as the machin
Posted on 22 January 2013 | 1:02 am
Sierra Leone stricken by fuel shortage
A fuel shortage has hit Sierra Leone, causing rationing and long lines at gas stations and hampering the movement of vehicles and goods in the West African nation.
Posted on 9 January 2013 | 7:44 am
Sierra Leone diamond strike ends after 2
Officials say a deadly strike at a Sierra Leone diamond mine is now over.
Posted on 21 December 2012 | 8:46 am
Sierra Leone opposition orders boycott
Sierra Leone's main opposition party is calling on its 42 deputies in Parliament to boycott proceedings in protest over the recent presidential election, which gave an overwhelming victory to the ruling party.
Posted on 26 November 2012 | 4:31 pm
Resolved Question: Identity of sierra leone?
Sierra Leone News
i wanna know more about sierra leone, and their identity. Thanks!!!
Posted on 22 April 2013 | 2:41 am
Resolved Question: What was the sierra Leone
i am doing a report on the sierra Leone civil war and Ive read a bunch about it, i understand something like the government was overthrown by soldiers and Rebels invaded everywhere and did horrible things to many people but why, how? I don't really get what happened, please dont give me links, im asking on here because clearly the websites i visit arent clear to me
Posted on 16 May 2012 | 11:43 am
Resolved Question: Ehat about europena
what about the east block countries is there any of them that is visa entry free for sierra leone pasport
Posted on 10 May 2012 | 9:55 pm
Resolved Question: Government in Sierra
My teacher said that i needed to describe my topic better and explain in detail so a person who didn't know anything about sierra leone would understand, so here's my topic:
Describe how the government in Sierra Leone is similar to the U.S.
I put this down
- The government in Sierra Leone is a democracy based on a constitution
- They allow people to vote for their presidents
So please help me by coming up with answers for my topic and explain in detail. And if you want to, then please help me describe the answers better for what i put down.
Posted on 31 May 2011 | 12:44 am
Resolved Question: The british colonization
I need to know as much as possible about the british colonization of Sierra Leone during the 19th century.
For how long?
And what consequences are left today?
Thank you so much!
Posted on 24 April 2011 | 8:38 pm