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Communities key to ending female circumcision

Communities key to ending female circumcision

Commentary By Mariama Kandeh, London, UK. There is no better platform to enforce standing up to harmful traditional practices like child marriage and (...)

| 5 days ago | 528 views

IOM Ebola response in Sierra Leone

IOM Ebola response in Sierra Leone

IOM, in partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO), US Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the Sierra Leone Ministry of Health, the College of (...)

| 6 days ago | 359 views

A need to revamp Liberia's healthcare system

A need to revamp Liberia’s healthcare system

Commentary By Stephen Kalimu, USA. stepcalim@yahoo.com Liberia emerged from a brutal 14 years of civil war in 2003. This conflict resulted in a (...)

| 1 week ago | 369 views

Former BBC correspondent passes on

Former BBC correspondent passes on

By Our Correspondent Former BBC correspondent Lansana Fofana (photo) passed away, after a long illness in the Sierra Leonean capital, Freetown last (...)

| 1 week ago | 920 views

Alpha Kanu at press conference tomorrow

Alpha Kanu at press conference tomorrow

By Septimus Kanu in Freetown. Following the expulsion of the Vice-President ,Hon. Chief Sahr Sam Sumana from the ruling All People’s Congress ( APC (...)

| 2 weeks ago | 722 views