Africa

Life in post-Ebola Sierra Leone: 'We are still struggling'

More than 11,000 people died across West Africa. It was the worst outbreak in history as healthcare systems struggled to fight the epidemic.

Health

Sierra Leone clinic strives to improve breast cancer treatment

Al Jazeera's Nina Devries reports from Freetown, Sierra Leone, on one organisation that is doing what it can to improve ways to treat the disease.

Africa

Sierra Leone bans jogging in groups

Sierra Leone's government is banning jogging in groups.

Ebola

Did Ebola ever really go away?

Though the cameras of the international media departed, the story continues for Sierra Leona, Liberia and Guinea.

Did Ebola ever really go away?

Africa

Sierra Leone orphanages overwhelmed after landslide

Orphanages in Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, are struggling to take in more children after last month's flooding and landslides. More than 1,000 people were killed, leaving many children without parents.

Africa

Sierra Leone: Residents refuse to relocate from landslide zone

Tens of thousands of people in Sierra Leone whose homes were destroyed in a landslide last month are still waiting to be re-housed. Hundreds of people were killed in the mudslides on the outskirts of the capital Freetown.

Environment

Orphaned by the mudslide in Sierra Leone's Freetown

Young brothers' lucky escape from the Sugar Loaf mudslide that killed their entire family.

Orphaned by the mudslide in Sierra Leone's Freetown

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone mudslides 'kill more than 1,000'

Local leaders say the death toll from August 14 disaster has passed the 1,000 mark and call for an accurate count.

Sierra Leone mudslides 'kill more than 1,000'

Reporter's Notebook

Under-reported: Sierra Leone's overflowing morgues

More than 500 people were killed and 2,000 became homeless in one of Africa's worst disasters in living memory.

Under-reported: Sierra Leone's overflowing morgues

Sierra Leone

After the mudslides: Sierra Leone's body collectors

After Sierra Leone's deadly mudslides, the race is on to retrieve the body parts of the victims before disease sets in.

After the mudslides: Sierra Leone's body collectors

Opinion

What we need to learn from Freetown's landslide tragedy

To avoid another deadly landslide in a coastal town, Africa needs to take collective action against climate change.

Richard Munang

by Richard Munang

Richard Munang

Sierra Leone

What's happening in Sierra Leone?

On August 14 a mudslide killed hundreds on the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital Freetown. Here is what we know.

Africa

Sierra Leone mudslide survivors angry as hundreds remain missing

It has been a week since mudslides buried large areas of Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, and hundreds of people are still missing.

Africa

'Nothing to save': 500 killed in Sierra Leone mudslides

Government calls for 10,000 people to evacuate as more than 600 remain missing after devastating landslides.

Africa

Sierra Leone calls for evacuation amid threat of more landslides

The government of Sierra Leone has called for the evacuation of 10,000 people living on an unstable hillside in the capital Freetown. It came six days after a landslide in the city left hundreds dead.