FREETOWN, March 7 Sierra Leone voters queued for
hours in steamy humidity on Wednesday to elect a new leader they
hope will end years of economic crisis caused by twin shocks of
a commodities slump and an Ebola epidemic.
FREETOWN Sierra Leone has buried 461 victims of a mudslide that swept away homes on the edge of the capital this week, an official at the central morgue said on Friday.
FREETOWN, Aug 17 Burials began on Thursday for 300 people killed in Sierra Leone's mudslide while the search went on for hundreds of others still missing. | Video
FREETOWN, Aug 16 Facing the threat of disease, Sierra Leone on Wednesday began burying hundreds of victims of a mudslide that swept away homes on the edge of the capital, one of Africa's worst flood disasters in living memory. | Video
FREETOWN, Aug 16 Hundreds of Freetown residents
queued on Wednesday to identify relatives killed in a mudslide
on the edge of the Sierra Leone capital, as aid workers warned
of an impending health crisis caused by nearly 400 corpses.
FREETOWN Rescue workers have recovered nearly 400 bodies from a mudslide in the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital Freetown, the chief coroner said on Tuesday, as morgues struggled to find space for all the dead. | Video