Waterloo (Sierra Leone)

Type: City
Name: Waterloo (Sierra Leone)
Country: Sierra Leone
Latitude: 8.34
Longitude: -13.07
population: 21,222
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone - 21st August, 2014

NEWS BRIEFS ARE REPORTS CULLED FROM OTHER LOCAL NEWSPAPERS AND BROUGHT ONLINE FOR THE BENEFIT OF OUR READERS. THIS MEDIUM DOES NOT NECESSARILY AGREE WITH THE CONTENTEbola Drops Crime Rate in BoBad can sometimes bring out the good as opined by the Local ... [Published AwarenessTimes - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Sierra Leone News: SLICO pays Insurance benefits

The Sierra Leone Insurance Commission (SLICO) has paid a group life insurance benefit to the children of Late Madam Musu Kabia who passed away on the 23rd, July 2014.The handing over ceremony was held at the company’s headquarters at 68 Sanders Street ... [Published Awoko - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Worst Part of the Ebola Storm

While the governments of Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea have recently responded with additional resources to combat the problem, as has the United Nations and the international community, the death toll mounts and the disease continues to spread to ... [Published Assist News Service - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Iowa epidemiologist aiding African Ebola response

WATERLOO (KWWL) -An epidemiologist working for the Iowa Department of Public Health is currently stationed in Sierra Leone; he's aiding the Center for Disease Control in its response to the West African Ebola outbreak.Samir Koirala arrived the city of ... [Published KWWL - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 2 reports

Sierra Leone News : Health Network & Health Ministry on Ebola Sensitization in Waterloo

Health Network Sierra Leone in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, has on Thursday 7th August, at a ceremony held at the Waterloo community centre, held a one day awareness raising and sensitization on Ebola in the Western Rural ... [Published AwarenessTimes - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Sierra Leone News : Transport Minister Launches Anti-Ebola Transport Operation

The Minister of Transport and Aviation Hon. Leonard Balogun Koroma better known as Logus has on Monday 11 th   August, at the Lumley Police Station Roundabout, Regent road park and the east-end of Freetown officially launched a new initiative to combat ... [Published AwarenessTimes - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Loma Linda University School of Medicine Alumni Deliver Health Care at Ebola Stricken Region

PRWebGraduates of Loma Linda University School of Medicine are helping to deliver health care to patients in the midst of the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa.Dr. Gillian Seton, a 2008 graduate of Loma Linda University School of Medicine, is serving ... [Published CEOWorld Magazine - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

Rock star turned priest, shaken by Ebola Crisis!

Themi was once a member of Australian rock group, The Flies, and once shared the stage with the Rolling Stones and the Beatles, but after a dramatic conversion, became a missionary to West Africa, and is now facing the greatest challenge of his life – ... [Published Assist News Service - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola in Sierra Leone: Remembering Dr. Sheik Umar Khan

Credit: Politico SL NewsVia Sierra Express Media, an eloquent eulogy by M. C. Bah: Remembering Dr Sheik Umar Khan – The Chief Ebola Doctor in Sierra Leone. Excerpt:Dr. Khan’s life on this earth reveals to us: we can be a blessing to others by doing extraordinary ... [Published H5N1 - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sierra Leone News: Cooper’s Eyes: Resilience

It’s been just under three weeks since I touched down in Lungi and began my three-month stay in Sierra Leone. From my first hours up to the present moment, the beautiful soul of this country’s people have touched me in ways I will never forget.I have ... [Published Awoko - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sierra Leone News: ‘We need to achieve water and

sanitation policy’- Prof. Monty JonesThe Presidential Adviser Professor Monty Jones has said that we need to work together to achieve and or improve delivery of our water and sanitation policy targets.The Conference was organized by the Ministry of Water ... [Published Awoko - Jul 15 2014]

Quotes

"The most dangerous place to be right now is in a hospital, but what are you to do when you have a patient with an OB emergency? Appendicitis? Severe Malaria with almost un-survivable anemia?" she asked
...it was happening in this country; that after years of poverty, corruption, corrupt governments, is now just starting get back on track and then, "we get hit with such a serious blow.” Themi continued by saying, “We have learned from the World Health Organization that this Ebola crisis in now out of control and many groups, including ours, have sent out an SOS for help from around the world. There are more people getting it and part of the reason is of a very poor medical infrastructure in the three worst hit countries. I would say that the best hospital here would be equal to a very small American rural hospital."

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Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone -... [Published AwarenessTimes - Aug 21 2014]
Sierra Leone News: SLICO pays Insurance benefits [Published Awoko - Aug 15 2014]
The Worst Part of the Ebola Storm [Published Assist News Service - Aug 15 2014]
Sierra Leone News : Transport Minister Launches... [Published AwarenessTimes - Aug 13 2014]
Sierra Leone News : Health Network & Health Min... [Published AwarenessTimes - Aug 13 2014]
Iowa epidemiologist aiding African Ebola response [Published KWWL - Aug 12 2014]
Loma Linda University School of Medicine Alumni... [Published CEOWorld Magazine - Aug 12 2014]
Sierra Leone News: SLICO on Ebola sensitization [Published Awoko - Aug 12 2014]
Rock star turned priest, shaken by Ebola Crisis! [Published Assist News Service - Aug 03 2014]
Ebola in Sierra Leone: Remembering Dr. Sheik Um... [Published H5N1 - Jul 30 2014]
Sierra Leone News: Cooper’s Eyes: Resilience [Published Awoko - Jul 16 2014]
Sierra Leone News: ‘We need to achieve water and [Published Awoko - Jul 15 2014]
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