document Washington, DC — Joint Statement by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond Our governments welcome the largely peaceful vote on March 28. The Nigerian people have shown a commendable determination to register their… Read More ›
Month: March 2015
The 72-year-old Buhari built an early lead in northern state [AP] Former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari has become the first Nigerian to defeat a sitting president through the ballot box, putting him in charge of Africa’s most populous nation and… Read More ›
The Ebola outbreak, which has infected some 24,000 people and killed around 10,000 of them, has also reduced vaccination coverage in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, as health facilities and staff focus on halting the outbreak.
or some, they understood only that their loved ones had been taken to treatment centres and never returned. Infected people refused to be hospitalized; some of them even fled hospital. We recognized the great need for more of a “human touch”. Our anthropologist worked with the Ministry of Health and others to persuade them of the importance of showing empathy to families of the infected and of including them in the burial process.
“There’s been a downturn in economic activity and that hurts Sierra Leone very much. But as the number of Ebola cases is coming down, the country needs to rebound,” says Carol Litwil, Senior Energy Specialist for the World Bank.
Ambassador Omrie Golley actively engages KOICA leadership and other government institutions in Seoul , as Post-Ebola recovery efforts take centre stage in Korea
H E AMBASSADOR GOLLEY WITH KOICA PRESIDENT KIM YOUNG-MOK As Sierra Leone now recovers from the effects of the deadly ebola virus disease outbreak that has afflicted our Country for nearly a year, the efforts of the Government are now… Read More ›
Freetown, Mar. 30, 015 (MOHS) – Deputy Health and Sanitation Minister 1, Mr. Foday Sawi has commended 65 Cuban Medical professionals for their great sacrifice in supporting the fight against the Ebola Virus disease in the country. Cross section of… Read More ›