Tuberculosis is among the top ten causes of death worldwide.
The World Health Organization says Sierra Leone has one of the highest levels of TB.
Health workers in the country are trying to change that by raising awareness.
Business & Economy
by Cooper Inveen
by Olivia Acland
Ebola07 Nov 2016 10:16 GMT
People affected by the Ebola virus are showing signs of post-traumatic stress disorder a year after epidemic defeated.
Human Rights31 Oct 2016 12:51 GMT
For the first time since its civil war, Sierra Leone might be about to execute someone.
Business & Economy30 Jul 2016 13:09 GMT
Scientists try to find out what causes the carpet of seaweed on the coastline affecting the fishing and tourism sectors.
Weather06 Jul 2016 12:21 GMT
Choking algae inundates Sierra Leone sands, posing a threat to marine life and the tourism and fishing sectors.
Africa06 Jul 2016 08:35 GMT
Alfred Nelson-Williams released unharmed five days after his abduction in Nigeria, government officials say.
Africa03 Jul 2016 12:32 GMT
David Nyorkor lost his family to Ebola and his leg to a misdiagnosis in a hospital overwhelmed by the epidemic.
Nigeria02 Jul 2016 11:52 GMT
Sierra Leone's deputy high commissioner taken while travelling from capital Abuja to the northern state of Kaduna.
Sierra Leone13 Apr 2016 10:11 GMT
"She died in front of my office door. Her head just slumped back in her wheelchair. She was 24 years old."
Environment10 Apr 2016 10:35 GMT
Former Kamajor militia fighters work to protect and breathe life back into the endangered Gola Forest.
Ebola17 Mar 2016 11:18 GMT
Health officials say recent Sierra Leone flare-up has ended, leaving no confirmed cases of the virus in West Africa.
Humanitarian crises29 Jan 2016 08:53 GMT
The much-vaunted rebuilding of livelihoods ruined by Ebola is far from happening.
Ebola21 Jan 2016 10:15 GMT
Woman caring for earlier victim identified as second patient in less than a week raising worries of further cases.
Health15 Jan 2016 11:24 GMT
Medical tests confirm new Ebola death in Sierra Leone, just hours after WHO declares West Africa free of the virus.
Sport07 Dec 2015 13:43 GMT
The 18-month ban had forced the national team to play at neutral venues.
Health26 Nov 2015 06:42 GMT
Despite vehicle donations and purchases during the Ebola epidemic, many patients still struggle to reach a hospital.
by Fisayo Soyombo
by James Kassaga Arinaitwe
by Robtel Pailey
by Cathy Haenlein
- Ashlee Godwin
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