Monthly Archives: February 2015

Sierra Leone – Training a Central Pillar in Ebola Fight

It isn’t until you arrive at Save the Children’s Ebola Treatment Centre in Kerry Town that you start to really appreciate the scale of the operation, and the number of people involved in making sure that it runs safely. Over

Wisla Krakow Offers Bangura Another Chance

Polish Premier League club Wisla Krakow will offer Sierra Leone attacking midfielder cum striker, Mustapha ‘Haji’ Bangura, another opportunity to regain full fitness which could see him sign a contract with the club. The club recently turned down the prospect

Ports Worried Over Player’s Trials Arrangement

Sierra Leone Premier League club Ports Authority FC has authorised one Charles Dean to act as their representative on all issues relating to the trials of their winger, Nathaniel Tongovula aka ‘Anderson’, with any club in the U.S. Major League

Lions Chairman Blasts SLFA Suspension

Chairman of East End Lions Football Club, Sanusie Kargbo, has reacted angrily to a decision by the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) to suspend his club from all football activities for withdrawing from this year’s CAF Champions League. Kargbo described

Chinese Health Team Engages Local Authorities On Ebola

The Chinese Public Health Team currently in the country to help fight the Ebola viral disease yesterday engaged local authorities in the Western Rural District and the District Health Management Team on what needed to be done to end the

Conflict Between Rice Farmers and Cattle Herdsmen in the Northern Province

Due to its geographical proximity to Guinea and as a result of vast savanna landscape, the Northern Province attracts nomadic Fullah herdsmen. Almost all five districts within the province host nomadic Fullahs to the annoyance of local rice farmers who

Government of Sierra Leone Office of the President Joint Press Release By the ONS and MOHS [press release]

GOVERNMENT OF SIERRA LEONE Office of the President JOINT PRESS RELEASE BY THE ONS AND MOHS SHIPPING OF SERUM SAMPLE TO THE MAXIMUM SECURITY FACILITY ( BIO-CONTAINMENT LEVEL 4 – BSL4) IN SOUTH AFRICA FOR LONG TERM SECURITYAND SAFE STORAGE.

Port Loko Residents Defy Public Emergency Orders

Youth leader of Port Loko town, Mohamed Kamara, has told Concord Times that residents of the north-western township were in the habit of going about trading well beyond the stipulated 6:00pm time stipulated by government, in defiance of presidential orders.