Kamakwie (Sierra Leone)

Type: City
Name: Kamakwie (Sierra Leone)
Country: Sierra Leone
Latitude: 9.5
Longitude: -12.23
population: 8,468
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

OrphFund goes from vision to reality

A Campbells Creek couple is helping vulnerable children across the world.It was not long after Steve Argent arrived in Australia he had the change of heart which would see him create OrphFund, a volunteer-based organisation which raises funds for orphans ... [Published Bendigo Advertiser - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Sierra Leone News: Tribute to a Fallen Medico: Dr. Modupeh John

Horatio ColeSierra Leone as a nation mourns again another fallen medico hero, Senior Physician Specialist attached to the country’s major tertiary hospital, ‘Connaught’, while of trying to save an Ebola victim’ life.Born on 18th May 1958, a product of ... [Published Awoko - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola's spread a concern for OrphFund founder

OrphFund are calling on public help to take steps to prevent the Ebola outbreak reaching villages of children in Sierra Leone.Steven Argent, who lives in Campbells Creek near Castlemaine, is calling on the public to raise funds to help his organisation, ... [Published Bendigo Advertiser - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Family stuck in U.S. as Ebola crisis worsens

Peter and Emily Sheriff had planned to return to their home in Sierra Leone following their wedding in Albany this summer.But that was before the Ebola crisis, before the planes stopped flying and borders began to close between the four West African nations ... [Published Albany Democrat Herald - Aug 10 2014]
Entities: Sierra Leone, Ebola, Crisis
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

Building a future for children out of the ashes of war

Hope blooms in Sierra Leone’s schools despite lack of supportSalakunda Primary School is a simple building in a quiet clearing of palm and mango trees in northern Sierra Leone. But its survival in Tambakha, an area ravaged by the horrors of civil war, ... [Published Times Education Supplement - Jun 18 2014]

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"OrphFund has until recently been on the kitchen table, now I've converted a shipping container out the back into an office, I can work out of there" he says

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OrphFund goes from vision to reality [Published Bendigo Advertiser - Aug 22 2014]
Sierra Leone News: Tribute to a Fallen Medico: ... [Published Awoko - Aug 18 2014]
Ebola's spread a concern for OrphFund founder [Published Bendigo Advertiser - Aug 15 2014]
Family stuck in U.S. as Ebola crisis worsens [Published Albany Democrat Herald - Aug 10 2014]
Building a future for children out of the ashes... [Published Times Education Supplement - Jun 18 2014]
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