Gibril Koroma

Articles by Gibril Koroma

Sierra Leone: Ebola about to vanish

Commentary Sierra Leoneans and non-Sierra Leoneans who have been following reports from the National Ebola Response Centre are now fully aware that the (...)

by Gibril Koroma | January 2015 | 1618 views

The power of prayer and fasting

Commentary What a lot of people do not know or have not observed is that President Ernest Bai Koroma is a deeply religious person. So is his spouse (...)

by Gibril Koroma | January 2015 | 1198 views

Musician of the Week: Ballake Sissoko

We are pleased to present this week Paris-based Malian musician Ballake Sissoko. Balloke, who needs no introduction among most francophone West Africans, (...)

by Gibril Koroma | October 2014 | 853 views

Meet Liberian Writer Jerry Gbardy

I met Liberian community activist and writer Jerry Gbardy (photo) in the early 90s in Freetown, Sierra Leone, while I was one of the editors in the now (...)

by Gibril Koroma | October 2014 | 1502 views

Ebola Hits Senegal

Senegalese Health Minister Awa Coll-Seck (pictured) announced today at a press conference in Dakar the first Ebola case in her country. According to Jeune (...)

by Gibril Koroma | August 2014 | 1091 views

Dr. Sheik Humarr Khan Passes On

Dr. Sheik Humarr Khan (photo), the doctor who was leading the fight against the Ebola virus disease has himself passed away today after being infected a (...)

by Gibril Koroma | July 2014 | 2665 views