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Bed nets are not enough to end malaria – Chiefdom Clerk

According to the Chiefdom Clerk for the Mageba Chiefdom in Kambia District, Ibrahim S. Mansaray, treated bed nets are not enough to combat malaria...

Aberdeen fishing community in need of temporal structure

Along the Aberdeen Beach, at ‘One Pole’ fishing point, women fish mongers have complained to authorities, especially the Tourist Board, to grant them permission...

Police investigate Choithram worker’s death

Seven suspects, who are employees of Choithram Factory are currently in police custody at the Barracks Police Station in Kissy, over the alleged murder...

Hotel industry plans recovery post COVID-19

The hardest hit sectors under the COVID-19 prevention measures are the aviation and hospitality industries. But, the sector is currently preparing a post COVID-19...

FCC registers over 160,000 properties in F/Town

The Freetown City Council (FCC) is implementing the property rate in Freetown, after registering over 160,000 properties. Over the past year, the property rate...

NaCSA signs cash transfer contract with Rokel Bank

The National Commission for Social Action (NaCSA) has signed an agreement with Rokel Commercial Bank to serve as payment provider for the implementation of...

Global Partnership for Education increases COVID-19 emergency fund by US$250m

The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) has on Monday 1st June, 2020 announced that it will provide an additional US$250 million to help developing...

President Bio announces US$20m SONOCO Flour Mill investment

President Julius Maada Bio has in his speech to parliament announced the establishment of a Floor Mill in Sierra Leone by SONOCO, a Guinean...

Study shows 19% of babies born in Salone by caesarean section die

A medical article published recently showed that 19% of all babies born by cesarean section in Sierra Leone die. The Study titled “Perinatal outcomes of...

Food diversification…Small holder farmers celebrate gari-processing machine

Small holder farmers in Nomo village Faama Chiefdom, Kenema district, have promised to increase their gari production with the help of a gari processing...
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