More than a million people are being vaccinated in phase 2 of a huge cholera vaccination campaign in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). This cholera vaccination campaign in the 4 central provinces of the DRC is crucial to stop the disease from gaining a permanent foothold.
A worldwide effort to lower people’s blood pressure, cut their sodium intake, and eliminate trans fat from their diet could dramatically reduce the incidence of premature death from cardiovascular disease (CVD) over a quarter century, according to a new study led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
People who increased their daily servings of red meat over an eight-year period were more likely to die during the subsequent eight years compared to people who did not increase their red meat consumption, according to a new study led by researchers from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Famous Sierra Leonean musician, Alhaji Amadou Bah, aka LAJ, is again attacked at Aberdeen and presently receiving treatment. LAJ, a strong supporter of the All Peoples Congress, was arrested over the weekend and detained for hours in Freetown, days after… Read More ›
By Ahmed Sahid Nasralla (De Monk) Paramount Chiefs concede that political interference has been a key challenge to their authority Traditionally Paramount Chiefs in Sierra Leone play an important role in maintaining law and order at chiefdom level, but they… Read More ›
Stoking fear among followers is not clever politics but a recipe for self-destruction, warns UN rights chief
In a scathing address to the Human Rights Council, the top United Nations rights official on Wednesday warned political leaders who stoke fear and intolerance among their followers for the sake of their own ambitions are merely copying the behaviour… Read More ›
Dauda Kiwo an inmate at the Kenema Correctional Centre that who has spent 12 years on remand without trial on allegations of conspiracy, larceny and burglary has been released.