The subspecies of chimpanzee that calls Sierra Leone home is the Western chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes verus) is Critically Endangered.
Sierra Leone’s Minister of Lands, Housing and Environment, Dr. Dennis Sandy, has urged stakeholders to join his ministry to adopt an inclusive system in the administration and development of land in the small West African country.
A team of German pediatric surgeons in collaboration with Choithram Memorial Hospital have been conducting free surgeries in Sierra Leone on poor and needy patients below 18 years of age.
One year after the first humanitarian Cardiology mission to Sierra Leone, Prof. Thomas Crawford is back in the small West African country to follow up and evaluate patients whose pacemakers were implanted by the Country Team and those patients treated during the First Humanitarian Cardiac Mission.
The 42nd Annual General and Scientific Congress of the West African College of Physicians (WACP) kicked off Monday, 5th November, 2018 at the Bintumani International Conference Center in Freetown, preoccupied with the challenges facing the region’s health laboratories and the emergence of ‘super bugs’- bacteria now resistant to antibiotics.
Sierra Leone’s Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Jacob Jusu Saffa, says the economy of the small mineral-rich West African country is struggling and blames policies of the past regime as the main reason.
The Sierra Leone Teachers Union in collaboration with partners on Friday 24th August, 2018 organised a three day leadership workshop for its executive members at Hotel 5 10, east end of Freetown.