As government insists on the reopening of schools by the end of this month teachers and parents are equally reluctant to send their kids to school out of fear of Ebola. As for the teachers they are willing, but with a condition of receiving risk allowance like the nurses and doctors do. ...
Truly speaking, it is an open secret that Sierra Leoneans, especially the so-called politicians and senior civil servants who see corruption as a way of life therefore, they should take it as a profession at the expense of the nation, are complete enemies of peace, unity, progress and development ...
A year ago, I went to see Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee (RNC), who happens to be a good friend. I wanted his approval for an idea that I had. The previous year, the GOP had just come off of a disastrous election cycle with Mitt Romney losing his bid to become presiden ...
Sierra Leone’s Ambassador accredited to the United States of America, His Excellency Bockari Kortu Stevens, Dr. David Nabarro United Nations Secretary General’s Special Envoy on Ebola and six other distinguished Academics, experts in Developments, Health and Sciences have been scheduled to “explore ...
The Israeli general election, scheduled for March 17, can be fateful for the Israeli Arabs as their voting en masse could change the political map and potentially prevent Netanyahu from forming the next government. They can, and indeed must, defy all parties from the right-of-center who do not wish ...
As Ebola took its toll this year, Sierra Leone has moved from one of the world’s fastest growing economies, a darling to emerging-market investors, to one that is giving investors pause. ...
The attention of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) has been drawn to “threats” issued by the Majority Leader in Parliament against the media discussing or commenting on the Auditor General’s report on the management of Ebola funds. ...
Wednesday February 18th 2015, Somerset, New Jersey - Mr. Alhassan (Allan) P. Conteh was born on April 17, 1953 at Matamp-Yele, Gbonkolenkeh, Tonkolili District, Northern Province of Sierra Leone, West Africa and died in Freetown on Sunday 13th of January at the age of (62) sixty two years. ...
The following are 4 reasons why this Huffington Post article on female circumcision, misnomered as Female Genital Mutilation by opponents, making its rounds on Sierra Leone listservs and social media over the last week is flawed, misleading and terribly insensitive to the Ebola Crisis that is facing ...
Sierra Leone’s President has joined other world leaders in commiserating with Saudi Arabia’s King and the people of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the death of his predecessor. ...
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