Dr. Sama Banya - Puawui

My thanks and gratitude

Dr. Sama Banya (Puawui) The Sierra Leone Telegraph: 23 September 2014 Since the unexpected passing away on September 4 of my wife Reverend Kadi Rosaline of 40 years, I have been overwhelmed by the amount of sympathy and condolences from hundreds of family members and friends at home and abroad. [Read More]


Lockdown ends in Sierra Leone

The Sierra Leone Telegraph: 21 September 2014 With just hours remaining before the end of the Ebola lockdown in Sierra Leone, this evening there are reports from Freetown of people already standing on the streets, outside their homes, shouting: “Ebola don don” – meaning Ebola is over. This understandable, though [Read More]

News in Perspective

Is the Ebola lockdown succeeding?

The Sierra Leone Telegraph: 20 September 2014 Latest reports from Freetown on the progress of the three day military style lockdown in Sierra Leone, are expressing mixed feelings about its benefits and achievements, after just two days. (Photo: Suspected Ebola victim found on first day of lockdown). Although there are [Read More]