Sierra Leone

Idris Elba in Sierra Leone ‘homecoming’

British actor Idris Elba is visiting Sierra Leone, the country of birth of his father, in what Tourism Minister Memunatu Pratt has described as a “homecoming”. Despite this being a private visit, on Friday Elba is due to meet President Julius Maada
December 19, 2019

Ebola outbreak: Nigeria imposes airport screenings

NIS spokesperson Sunday James told Report Focus News that immigration officials would tighten vigilance at airports and make more use of thermometers to screen passengers: We are sending a signal to all entry points in the country. The intention is to ensure
May 9, 2018

Unreported : Sierra Leone’s overflowing morgues

Freetown, Sierra Leone – Walking into my hotel three days after the August 14 mudslides, I arrived to the sight of foreign news crews packing up their bags and heading for the airport. “The story is over,” said one British journalist looking down
August 25, 2017

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