Daily Archives: March 25, 2020

Coronavirus – Sierra Leone: The first test has been confirmed negative

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, March 25, 2020/ — News trending on social media about a positive Corona case in sierra Leone is false. The first test of the suspected corona virus involving a 21 year old lady in Bo has been

Coronavirus – Sierra Leone: Suspected Corona Case In Bo city Tests Negative Again

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone — The suspected corona virus case in Bo city, a 21-year-old lady, has tested negative again after series of relevant tests were conducted on her as part of the process of validating the result. Distributed by APO

Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio closes Commissions of Inquiry, warns serving officials

Special Court Complex, Freetown– His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has addressed the closing of the three Commissions of Enquiry, COI, into governance processes, assets, and forensic audits of the former administration, warning serving officials of his government not

Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio meets with development partners on Coronavirus preparedness

State House, Freetown– His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has engaged development partners and members of the diplomatic and consular corps on government’s recent enhanced preparedness for coronavirus disease in Sierra Leone. “We have declared a State of Public

Third Day of Fighting Rocks Libyan Capital Amid Country’s First Coronavirus Case

Libyan fighter jets flew over the strategic al-Watiya Airbase near the capital Tripoli, amid conflicting reports over which side now controls the area. Sporadic fighting also continued in the capital Wednesday, as residents reported artillery shells falling in various parts

At Least 60 Ethiopian Migrants Found Dead in Cargo Truck in Mozambique

At least 60 people, believed to be undocumented migrants from Ethiopia, were found dead in a cargo truck in Mozambique this week. Authorities heard banging noises from inside the truck’s container at a checkpoint in northwestern Tete province, where it