Lungi International Airport in Sierra Leone is separated from Freetown, the capital by sea.
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Mayor's heroic actions praised after councillor collapsed
There are currently three teachers from Bo visiting. There was African music and drumming and all of the schools took part in with the banners they have made to celebrate the link.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
The Gambia bans flights from ebola-hit countries
Health workers wearing protective suits walk in an isolation center for people infected with Ebola at Donka Hospital in Conakry, Guinea.
Guinea says few new Ebola cases, outbreak nearly under control
A scientist separates blood cells from plasma cells to isolate any Ebola RNA in order to test for the virus at the European Mobile Laboratory in Gueckedou April 3, 2014.
Royal Dynamite Launches New Limited Edition Freetown Collection
Click here or call 310-818-6980 for the latest in charitable graphic t's. LOS ANGELES, CA - Royal Dynamite, a collaborative and unique t-shirt company that combines popular culture and community, is launching the Freetown collection of limited edition t-shirts and hats in time to commemorate Sierra Leone's 53rd Independence Day.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Sierra Leone charges 14 soldiers with mutiny
Women attending a rally to protest against military intervention stand behind a heavily armed Sierra Leonean soldier, June 8. Some 2,000 Freetown residents attended the rally which called for a peaceful solution to the conflict and against any intervention, specifically from the Nigerian ECOMOG peacekeepers FREETOWN, April 14 - A Sierra Leone ... (more)
Dozens stranded as Gambia blocks flights in Ebola fear
Sierra Leone authorities were cautious in responding to the reported flight restriction imposed by Gambia on all passengers from three West African capitals over fears of the Ebola virus.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
EHotelier Global Hospitality News
Swiss International has announced its expansion into Sierra Leone's capital by the opening of the Swiss Spirit Hotel & Suites in Freetown.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Ebola in Liberia: 21 cases, 10 deaths; US DoD to establish two Ebola testing labs
The Government of Liberia has announced that the US Department of Defense will soon establish two Ebola testing centers in Liberia.
Sierra Leone: Ebola virus disease preparedness Emergency Plan of Action
On 21 March 2014, an outbreak of the ebola virus disease was declared in Guinea.
Sierra Leone: Ebola scare hits hospital
I gather that Dr. Keiji Fukuda of WHO today said the two suspected Ebola cases in Sierra Leone are now "probable."
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Intriguing fundraiser planned to highlight poverty
The club had planned a fundraiser today, to raise money to help Langley's poorest families buy food.
WHO Reports On Ebolavirus, Emergency Response...
As of April 4, the Ministry of Health of Guinea has reported to the World Health Organization 143 clinically compatible cases of infection from Ebolavirus disease .
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Sierra Leone: President Koroma Encourages Heineken to Do More in Sierra Leone
President Ernest Bai Koroma on Friday 4th April described Heineken as a friend of Sierra Leone; a friendship that is borne out of the fact that Heineken has been with Sierra Leone through thick and thin.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
S'Leone's economic output up by 20%, says IMF
The Head of IMF delegation to Sierra Leone, Mr Malangu Kabedi-Mbuyi, stated this in a report released at the end of the team's mission.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Six killed in tanker-truck collision in Sierra Leone - Indiatalkies.com
Freetown, April 4: Six unidentified people were killed in Sierra Leone when a fuel tanker collided with a truck, a leading local daily reported Thursday.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
International Monetary Fund
Sierra Leone: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission
An International Monetary Fund mission visited Freetown during March 17-April 1, 2014 for the first review of Sierra Leone's program supported by the IMF through the Extended Credit Facility .The mission met with the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Dr. Kaifala Marah; the Governor of the Bank of Sierra Leone, Mr. Sheku Sesay; other ... (more)
Ebola fears grips West Africa
People across West Africa are in a state of alarm after cases of the deadly Ebola virus were recorded in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia, with many voicing fears of a regional pandemic.
World Bank to Help Sierra Leone Build Social Safety Net
The IDA* grant of will help set up the building blocks for a nationwide social safety net system that can be used to deliver cash transfers to the poorest households, enabling them to buy food, send children to school, and protect assets such as livestock.
Sierra Leone: 'We Are On the Right Track' - President Koroma Assures Sierra Leoneans in Europe
President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has said that one of the platforms he used to campaign for the Presidency in 2007 was the Open Government Initiative.