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Two Military Officers have been compulsorily retired from the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSAF) on allegations of bribery at the Bandama checkpoint in Kenema District by the Defence Council. The two are; Captain Mohamed Jalloh, who was compulsorily retired from the service with no entitlement to retirement benefits just as in the case[...]

The Nigerian Envoy over the weekend, disclosed that one hundred (100) Nigerian medics will be arriving in Sierra Leone first week December, under the auspices of the African Union, to help boost the fight against the deadly Ebola virus. Nigerian High Commissioner to Sierra Leone, Gladys Modupeola Aquist-Adebiyi made this disclosure during a one-day visit[...]

President Ernest Bai Koroma on Friday, 21st November, 2014 visited Kumala one of four remaining towns in Neini chiefdom that are epicentres of the Ebola outbreak in Koinadugu district and commended efforts by the district’s Ebola Task Force for its initial resistance to the virus. He told the people that he had little to tell[...]

The Commissioner-General of the National Revenue Authority (NRA), Madam Haja Kallah-Kamara has over the weekend visited the Gbomsamba community in the PortLoko district to educate people on Ebola methods of transmission, in particular the use of public latrines, and preventative measures.  Madam Kallah-Kamara said her visit is part of a much larger national public awareness-raising[...]

Bombali District in the north has of recent been one of the centres of attention with regards efforts to contain the spread of the Ebola virus disease, following alarming reports of deaths and high infection cases coming from that part of the country. Giving a sense of humanitarian concern, a non-profit venture in the country[...]

Dama Road in Kenema city that stretches from Clock Tower in the center of the city and runs right through towards Dama chiefdom and links to the highway to neighbouring Liberia is fast becoming a death trap. Indications are that if nothing is done to mend the series of pit-like potholes that have riddled the[...]

The first lady of the republic of Sierra Leone, Sia Nyama Koroma recently donated food and non-food items to the Moyamba district Ebola task force. The donation took place at the Moyamba District council hall. Some of the donated items include 100 bags of rice 50 kg, 25 big bags of onions, cooking salt 10[...]

Soldiers from LEOBATT2 AMISOM Battalion have completed their Ebola training sponsored by British Military Medics. A ceremony, attended by the guests of honour Commander Joint Forces, Brigadier Brima Sesay and Brigadier Steve McMahon MBE, Commander UK Forces in Sierra Leone, took place on Saturday at the Peace Mission Training Centre in Hastings to bring the[...]

National Ebola Response Centre boss, Retired Major Palo Conteh last weekend visited the 34 Military Hospital Ebola holding and treatment centres under construction at the Wilberforce Barracks. The purpose of the visit was to assess the level of work done so far and ascertain the date of completion for future commissioning of the facility. The[...]

Management and staff of Karisatu Pharmaceuticals, yesterday donated a huge quantity of assorted vitamin drugs to the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, to boost the free health care service in the country. Handing over the assorted vitamin drugs to the ministry, the Managing Director of Karisatu Pharmaceuticals, Alhaji Mohamed Jalloh said with long years of[...]