Sierra Leone, officially the Republic of Sierra Leone, informally Salone, is a country on the southwest coast of West Africa. It is bordered by Liberia to the southeast and Guinea to the northeast. — Wikipedia
Sierra Leone Covid-19 workers strike over pay
Husband Schools in Sierra Leone are taking on domestic violence by teaching men about women’s health and gender issues.
Augustine Gbao, 72, a former leader of the Revolutionary United Front (RUF), had served 17 years of a 25-year sentence for acts including terrorism, extermination, murder, rape, and sexual slavery.
Tunisia has closed its borders to Ukrainian tourists, whereas Kazakhstan, Sierra Leone, Rwanda and Sudan have reopen their borders.
Campaigner Rugiati Turay has won the Theodor Haecker human rights prize for fighting female genital mutilation in Sierra Leone.
Healthcare workers take action over unpaid bonuses, misuse of funds and lack of resources.
The strike marks an escalation in a row between doctors and government over what doctors say is a misuse of funds for the coronavirus response in the West African country.
Cardiovascular risk factors like diabetes and hypertension are preventable or relatively easy to treat with inexpensive medication.
Committee seeks clarity on the company’s financial status and ownership.
COVID-19 is an added burden on Sierra Leone’s fragile health system, which is still recovering from an 11-year civil war that ended in 2002 and an Ebola outbreak.
This diagnostic which has been successfully tested in Nigeria and Sierra Leone will be a game-changer in Africa if effectively deployed
The change in regime in 2018 halted the privileged status Makeni enjoyed for a decade and now there are protests over inequality.