Two key Sierra Leonean professionals in Dallas Texas in the United States, Professor Dr. Alusine Jalloh and a medical doctor, Dr. Thomas Sawyer, described the situation in Sierra Leone as desperate when they were addressing participants in a global conference for Ebola virus. ...
I had separate conversations with two governors last week. Both were White, one was a Democrat and one was a Republican. We were discussing next month’s elections and what they each thought would happen. The amazing thing was their respective views on the Black community. ...
FREETOWN –With World Bank funding to the Government of Sierra Leone, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has airlifted 20 ambulances and 10 mortuary pickup trucks to scale up the Government logistical capacity in response to Ebola. This delivery constitutes the first set of 74 vehicles wor ...
Sierra Leone’s envoy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, H.E. Kargbo has said that he is very pleased with China’s role in the fight against the Ebola Virus Disease in Sierra Leone. He made the remarks during a courtesy call on his Chinese counterpart in the Arabian capital of Riyadh over the weekend. ...
The Ebola stricken nation of Sierra Leone is employing whatever means possible, from an individual to state level, in response to threats of the Ebola scourge. A nation that believes in the Supreme Being, prayers have been constantly said in our prayer houses to invoke the mercy of the Almighty on a ...
My beautiful and beloved country of Sierra Leone is still not ready for the fight against the persistent virus that is rapidly killing our innocent citizens in their hundreds if not in their thousands. With the health infrastructures virtually in shambles coupled with the demoralized medical communi ...
The three Ebola hardest hit West African Countries (Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea) have appreciated in unison the efforts of Dr. Jim Yong Kim President of the World Bank Group (WBG) and its leadership role in promoting the global co-ordination of the fight against the Ebola epidemic, and urged th ...
During the donor conference held in Cairo a few days ago, the US, EU, and other countries pledged $2.7 billion for reconstruction in Gaza. It is undoubtedly necessary to make such a humanitarian effort to rebuild the shattered lives of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians who suffered the most as a ...
The world’s most extreme poor are located primarily in rural places. Clearly, people’s proximity (or lack of) to city centers of decision-making, power and relative affluence is a determining factor in their life experience, alongside other conditions that lead to the systemic poverty experienced b ...
To many people, especially Blacks, Obama’s election as president in 2008 was a dream come true. According to the American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, “dreams are successions of images, ideas, emotions, and sensations that occur involuntarily in the mind during certain stages of sle ...
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