Hello. I want to take a few moments to speak directly to you—the people of West Africa, especially in Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and Nigeria. On behalf of the American people, I want you to know that our prayers are with those of you who have lost loved ones during this terrible outbreak of Ebola. Along with our partners around the world, the United States is working with your governments to help stop this disease. And the first step in this fight is knowing the facts.
Ambassadors of the three hardest hit Ebola virus disease (EVD) affected Countries of the Mano River Union (MRU) States (Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone) have held a meeting at the 1701 19th Street Washington DC on Thursday August 28th, 2014 aimed at closing ranks and chatting a way forward as an entity to solicit and facilitate help from the diaspora to their respective Countries in a bid to help combat the EVD.
Washington, D.C., Friday, 19th October 2012: A stormy weather condition this evening did not stand in the way of the Charge D’ Affairs (AI) of the Embassy of the Republic of Sierra Leone in Washington, D.C., Counsellor Aisha Sillah, as she attended a fund-raising event in Washington D.C. for the benefit of girl-children in Africa.
Washington, DC, Monday 15th October, 2012: Professor V.E.H.Strasser-King, today led a two-man delegation from Sierra Leone, tomake a case for Sierra Leone’s Millennium Goal score-card to theMillennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) in Washington D.C. Showcasing the improvements made by the government in meeting thebenchmarks for the MCC threshold/compact, Professor Strasser-King, whoworks with the MDAs (Ministries, Departments and Agencies) and
Sierra Leone Embassy Holds Workshop For Honorary Consuls
The International Development Association (a wing of the World Bank) has rated Sierra Leone high in its ranking for the country’s sober and operative fiscal control policy, and submitted to Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to the United States of America, His Excellency Bockarie Kortu Stevens, its recommendations in respect of the Association’s intention to extend to the Republic of Sierra Leone (the recipient) a grant (financing) in an amount in various currencies eq
Sierra Leone to Deepen Growth and Structural Reforms through the Fifth Direct Budget Support from the World Bank Press Release No:2012/245/AFR WASHINGTON, January 26, 2011 - The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank has today approved the fifth Governance Reform and Growth Credit (GRGC) for Sierra Leone of US$ 24 million as a one-tranche budget support disbursement. This will support the Government of Sierra Leone’s overall reform program towards economic growth and structural reforms, which is being supported under the Multi-Donor Budget Support (MDBS) arrangement.
Different heads of Christian Churches and Muslim Jamaats in the United States of America who heeded to President Ernest Bai Koroma’s call of one dedicated week of prayer to invoke the Power of the Almighty God/Allah to transform Sierra Leone has ended.
The week of prayer that officially began on January 16th and ended on Sunday, January 22nd in Sierra Leone, was also extended to January 29, 2012 to enable him(God/Allah) continue to show his Infinite Mercy on Sierra Leone and shower his blessings in the form of Peace, Progress and Prosperity in the West African Nation.