I regret to inform you that the President of Sierra Leone in consultation with some “religious leaders” has decided that the access to safe abortion bill passed in parliament last month will not be...

Adama Kamara, 43, Trader on Rawdon Street "Religiously it is against the will of God, this is a religious state. How can the Government legalize such a thing. We are practicing the system of the...

The parliament of Sierra Leone has passed The Safe Abortion Act, 2015 which is "an Act to prevent maternal death and injury, safeguard reproductive rights, determine the circumstances and conditions  under which pregnancies can...

A new fundraiser by FANT hopes to raise funds to get girl prostitutes off the streets and give them a better life. Support the cause if you can on Indiegogo. "In FANT, we give them...

A coalition of women's organizations brought together what seemed like all of Freetown for a vigil in memory of those who died during the ebola outbreak. Below is a collection of photos from the...

‘EBOVAC-Salone’, a clinical trial to assess the safety and immunogenicity of a new vaccine against Ebola, has started with the vaccination of the first volunteers. The first volunteers to be vaccinated come from Kambia...

Over 70 teenage girls of the St. Joseph Convent Secondary have completed the cleaning of their school with support from the Girls Empowerment Summit Sierra Leone (GESSL) clean my school project. According to Moiyattu Banya...

I always said that if I had a child it would be when I turned 30, so when I found out I was pregnant weeks after my 30th birthday I knew it was the...

In the past year pregnant women afraid of contracting ebola stayed away from clinics and health centers in Sierra Leone, causing an increase in stillbirths and maternal deaths according to this report from the...

Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Guinea, the countries most badly affected by the worst ebola outbreak in history have had zero infections recorded in the past 7 days. This is the first time this has...