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News Sierra Leone: Survivors of Sierra Leone mudslide face eviction from emergency shelters

News channel or source: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2017/nov/21/sierra-leone-mudslide-survivors-eviction-emergency-shelters-aid
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Government help has been slow to reach hundreds of families displaced by the disaster in August, who fear they will have nowhere to go Officials promised that 52 houses would be available for survivors by mid-October, but there has been no sign of them yet.

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Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

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News Sierra Leone: How $30,000 from Australia is wiping away tears in Sierra Leone

News channel or source: http://www.smh.com.au/world/how-30000-from-australia-is-wiping-away-tears-in-sierra-leone-20171113-gzkltx.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Mohamed Mansaray was killed by kindness but died of shame, fearing that dozens of friends who lived in his small, farming village of Bumpe in Sierra Leone would die because of their kindness to him. Mansaray was the village taxi driver, with a reputation ...

News Sierra Leone: Survivors of Sierra Leone mudslide face eviction from emergency shelters - The Guardian

News channel or source: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2017/nov/21/sierra-leone-mudslide-survivors-eviction-emergency-shelters-aid
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

The GuardianSurvivors of Sierra Leone mudslide face eviction from emergency sheltersThe GuardianThe government of Sierra Leone has started closing down the emergency camps housing hundreds of families displaced by August's deadly landslides, despite many people saying they still have nowhere to go. After heavy rains triggered floods and a ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone implements voluntary guidelines

News channel or source: http://www.daily-mail.co.zm/sierra-leone-implements-voluntary-guidelines/
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

MENTION of Sierra Leone invariably conjures images of the protracted civil war and the Ebola outbreak. THE mention of Sierra Leone invariably conjures images of the protracted civil war and the Ebola outbreak that afflicted this West African country.

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone implements voluntary guidelines – Zambia Daily Mail - Zambia Daily Mail

News channel or source: https://www.daily-mail.co.zm/sierra-leone-implements-voluntary-guidelines/
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Zambia Daily MailSierra Leone implements voluntary guidelines – Zambia Daily MailZambia Daily MailMENTION of Sierra Leone invariably conjures images of the protracted civil war and the Ebola outbreak. Web Editor. Share This! Facebook; Twitter; Google Plus ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: Camps shut down for Sierra Leone's mudslide survivors

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/11/camps-shut-sierra-leones-mudslide-survivors-171118121802949.html
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

Despite promises of compensation and housing, displaced survivors of mudslides in Sierra Leone say they have yet to receive the help as the government moves to shutter camps for those whose homes were destroyed. Despite promises of compensation and housing ...

News Sierra Leone: Student Group NYUAAD Hosts 'Stitchin' Event for Sierra Leone - NYU Local

News channel or source: https://nyulocal.com/student-group-nyuaad-hosts-stitchin-event-for-sierra-leone-fd808f0ae3dd
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Student Group NYUAAD Hosts 'Stitchin' Event for Sierra LeoneNYU LocalIn response to the landslide in Sierra Leone earlier this year that resulted in over 500 casualties, the Association for African Development is hosting Stitchin' for a Cause, Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event will be in Kimmel room 903. Raphia ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone: Performing Arts - Multi-Talented Sierra Leonean Artist Wins Chinese Hearts

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201711200782.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Beijing — Mariatu Kargbo or Maria, as she is fondly called in China where she lives, is a familiar face in the country's entertainment industry. Her performing arts talents have in the past 13 years raised her to international fame. A Sierra Leonean ...

News Sierra Leone: “How I Intend To Fight Corruption” -Brig. (Rtd.) Julius Maada Bio - Global Times Newspaper

News channel or source: http://globaltimes-sl.com/how-i-intend-to-fight-corruption-brig-rtd-julius-maada-bio/
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

“How I Intend To Fight Corruption” -Brig. (Rtd.) Julius Maada BioGlobal Times Newspaper(Rtd.) Julius Maada Bio outlined his vision for Sierra Leone under “The New Direction”. Brig. (Rtd.) Julius Maada Bio addressed critical development challenges in Sierra Leone and outlined how he intends to address some of those challenges when he ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone seaport container terminal extension progressing well

News channel or source: http://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/sierra-leone-seaport-container-terminal-extension-progressing-well/
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Bollore Transport and Logistics a renowned port handler in France with branches across the globe, has completed over 50% of the current works on the 270m container terminal extension at the Queen Elizabeth II Quay in Freetown. At a depth of 13m, plus 707m ...

News Sierra Leone: 32 kids from Sierra Leone reunited with their families in Tripoli - The Libya Observer

News channel or source: https://www.libyaobserver.ly/inbrief/32-kids-sierra-leone-reunited-their-families-tripoli
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

The Libya Observer32 kids from Sierra Leone reunited with their families in TripoliThe Libya ObserverThe Anti-Illegal Immigration Agency, Tripoli branch, said that it had managed to reunite 32 children from the Republic of Sierra Leone with their families after being separated in Sabratha and Zuwara due to the clashes that took place in Sabratha last ...

News Sierra Leone: The Citizens’ Manifesto: a new hope for democracy in Sierra Leone?

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/sierra-leone/citizens-manifesto-new-hope-democracy-sierra-leone
Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

15 November 2017: The political lens is zooming in on Sierra Leone as the country is poised to hold its next presidential and parliamentary elections scheduled for March 2018. As political debates intensify, a new document launched by civil society is seen ...

News Sierra Leone: Peace Diamond Press Conference - New York - New Kerala

News channel or source: https://www.newkerala.com/news/fullnews-290703.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Peace Diamond Press Conference - New YorkNew KeralaNew York, United States and Mumbai : The Peace Diamond is the world's 14th largest diamond at 709 carats. Discovered by impoverished diggers in Sierra Leone it will be auctioned in New York with all the auction proceeds going directly to the Government ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: Beating pneumonia in Sierra Leone

News channel or source: https://blogs.savethechildren.org.uk/2017/11/beating-pneumonia-sierra-leone/
Publication date: hursday 16 November 2017

November 12 th marked World Pneumonia Day. Save the Children has launched a global campaign to stop the disease in its tracks, with the publication of our flagship report Fighting for Breath. In a series of blogs, we take a close look at the challenges and ...

News Sierra Leone: In the Heart of Devastating Outbreak, Research Team Unlocks Secrets of Ebola - Infection Control Today

News channel or source: http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2017/11/in-the-heart-of-devastating-outbreak-research-team-unlocks-secrets-of-ebola.aspx
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Infection Control TodayIn the Heart of Devastating Outbreak, Research Team Unlocks Secrets of EbolaInfection Control TodayA vial is labeled and prepared to hold blood from an Ebola patient in Sierra Leone. Researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the University of Tokyo and the University of Sierra Leone will compare blood from those who died of the virus to ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone Yields Another Massive Diamond

News channel or source: http://www.diamonds.net/News/NewsItem.aspx?ArticleID=59544&ArticleTitle=Sierra+Leone+Yields+Another+Massive+Diamond
Publication date: Saturday 11 November 2017

RAPAPORT... A Sierra Leone mining operation discovered a 476-carat rough diamond at the Meya deposit in the nation’s Kono district last week, its owner announced Friday. Meya Mining, a subsidiary of Namibia-based conglomerate Trustco Group, found the ...

News Sierra Leone: It Takes a Village - Rapaport

News channel or source: http://www.diamonds.net/News/NewsItem.aspx?ArticleID=59574&ArticleTitle=It+Takes+a+Village
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

It Takes a VillageRapaportSaquee lent the pastor and the diggers his car while he and the dealer set out on the 360-kilometer journey from Kono to Freetown, Sierra Leone's capital. The chief consciously placed the diamond in the dealer's care for the journey, partly concerned ...and more »

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone unearths 476-carat gem in new diamond find

News channel or source: http://start.toshiba.com/news/read/category/news/article/afp-sierra_leone_unearths_476carat_gem_in_new_diamond-afp
Publication date: Saturday 11 November 2017

Sierra Leone said Saturday miners had unearthed a huge 476-carat diamond, eight months after an even more valuable find in the country's diamond-rich east. It appears to be the 29th largest diamond ever found, according to experts, but it is unclear what ...

News Sierra Leone: Diamond venture leads Hudson grad to friendship with diplomat - Hudson Star Observer

News channel or source: http://www.hudsonstarobserver.com/community/people/4361167-diamond-venture-leads-hudson-grad-friendship-diplomat
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Hudson Star ObserverDiamond venture leads Hudson grad to friendship with diplomatHudson Star ObserverHudson played host to former Sierra Leone Vice President Samuel Sam-Sumana this month s he visited old friend and Hudson grad Todd Franck. Sam-Sumana was in the country to receive an IChange Nations award ahead of his presidential campaign in ...

News Sierra Leone: Royal Derby Hospital Nurse's behaviour was 'entirely inappropriate, unacceptable and potentially demeaning to women' - Derby Telegraph

News channel or source: http://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/news/derby-news/royal-derby-hospital-nurse-told-802396
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Derby TelegraphRoyal Derby Hospital Nurse's behaviour was 'entirely inappropriate, unacceptable and potentially demeaning to women'Derby TelegraphCameron Hurwood told a co-worker he had just returned from "shooting children" in Sierra Leone, the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard. One patient was so terrified of Mr Hurwood's behaviour after he yanked her arm during a routine blood pressure test ...