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Africa, Elections, Julius Maada Bio, News, Samura Kamara, Sierra Leone -

Tensions continue to rise in Sierra Leone leading up to their long-awaited polling day to elect a new president. According to All Africa, the 3.1 million voters eligible to vote will choose between their ruling parties, the APC or All Peoples’ Congress and the SLPP or the Sierra Leone People’s Party on Saturday. Representing the APC is elected […]

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$22.5M, Africa, ebola, News, Sierra Leone, South Africa government fund, World -

South Africa’s government, which has set up a laboratory for Ebola testing in Sierra Leone, […]

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Africa, ebola, epidemic, Health & Wellness, Liberia, outbreak, Sierra Leone, VHF -

Since the first signs of Ebola appeared in the Guéckédou Prefecture of Guinea, bordering the […]

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Africa, ebola, hiding, law, News, patients, Sierra Leone, suggests, World -

Sierra Leone has passed a new law imposing possible jail time for anyone caught hiding […]

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Africa, crisis, ebola, Guinea, halt, Liberia, News, Sierra Leone, World -

  Guinea closed its borders with Sierra Leone and Liberia on Saturday in a bid […]

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Editor's Picks, Edward Blyden, Edward Wilmot Blyden, List, Marcus Garvey, Pan Africanist, Pan-Africanism, Sierra Leone, the father of pan africanism -

The Father of Pan-Africanism A highly respected African intellectual, Edward Wilmot Blyden (Aug. 3, 1832–Feb. […]

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Africa, arik air, ASKy airline, ebola outbreak, featured, Guinea, Liberia, News, patrick sawyer, Sierra Leone, West Africa, World -

Fear of the Ebola virus has moved a second major West African regional airline, ASKY, […]

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Africa, ebola death toll rises, featured, Guinea, Liberia, News, Sierra Leone, WHO, World, World Health Organization, worst ever ebola outbreak -

The death toll from the world’s worst-ever Ebola outbreak has risen to 603—with 68 deaths […]

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Africa, ebola outbreak, featured, Guinea, Health & Wellness, Liberia, News, Sierra Leone, West Africa, World, World Health Organization, worst ever ebola -

As the deadly Ebola virus spreads in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, killing 467 people thus […]

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