Education and Health

Funding gaps threaten momentum in malaria fight – African leaders declare

January 31, 2012 Abdul Rashid Thomas 0

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 31 January 2012 The Nobel Prize laureate – Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, was today named chair of the African effort to end malaria deaths in the continent. She assumed the chair of the ‘African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA)’ from President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete of the United [Read More]

Education and Health

Violation of people’s right to health in Sierra Leone

December 16, 2011 Abdul Rashid Thomas 1

The president has during his first term in office taken steps to improve the health sector in Sierra Leone. He has increased the salaries of health practitioners and introduced Free Medical Care for under-fives, pregnant and lactating women. These steps have undoubtedly improved the lives of this group of people. [Read More]