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Sierra Leone News : Deputy Minister urges media to take advantage of new leadership at Information Ministry
Newly appointed Deputy Minister of Information and Communications, Cornelius Deveaux, has encouraged media stakeholders to take advantage of the new political leadership in his ministry to push for the repeal of criminal libel laws and other media related matters.
May 4, 2016, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : President Koroma Launches National Employment Policy and Strategy and Implementation Plan for Sierra Leone
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, Monday 2 May, 2016// -- President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has launched the National Employment Policy and Strategy and Implementation Plan for 2015-2018 at the Miatta Conference Hall, Brookfields in Freetown.
May 4, 2016, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Njaluahun Chiefdom Youths Council Ends Independence Sports Festival
Njaluahun Chiefdom Youths Council (NCYC) has on Independence celebration on Wednesday, 27th April 2016 ended an inter-sections sporting competition for youths and children across the chiefdom.
May 4, 2016, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Deputy Social Welfare Minister Takes Oath & Starts Work
The Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender & Children’s Affairs (MSWGCA) Hon. Neneh Rugiatu Turay has on Friday 29th April 2016, taken oath in front of His Excellency President Koroma at State House. This follows her return from Germany where she has been visiting since her parliamentary approval.
May 3, 2016, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Religious Leaders Emulate Ernest Koroma’s “HeForShe” Gender Credentials
Male Religious Leaders in Sierra Leone are proud to identify themselves as following in the gender-sensitive footsteps of their country’s President. H.E. President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma is widely acclaimed as the most gender sensitive President in West Africa. He has eleven female ministers in his government and appointed the first woman Chief Justice and the first female Brigadier General.
May 3, 2016, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Nigeria Students Union Donates Basic Materials to Saint George Foundation
The Nigeria Students Union (NSU) has donated food items and other items worth over two million five hundred thousand Leones to the Saint George Foundation Home, Grafton, on April 27th ,2016.
May 3, 2016, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Dutch Experts End Training with Public/Private Sector in Sierra Leone
Sequel to the assurance of the Netherlands Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Ms. Lilianne Ploumen, on Post Ebola investment, some Dutch experts and consultants on Friday 29th April 2016 concluded a weekly training with the public and private sector personnel on trade facilitation, supply chain management, logistics, transportation, procurement, as well as custom and revenue service among other.
May 3, 2016, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Government Organizes First Health Nutrition Fair
The Hon. Vice President, Ambassador Dr. Victor Bockarie Foh has on Friday 29th April, officially launched the National Health and Nutrition Fair 2016 with the theme “Gud it en welbodi pas gentri”.
May 3, 2016, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : “In the fight against corruption, I will employ a fly and tiger approach” - ACC Boss Says
The newly appointed and approved Commissioner of the Anti Corruption Commission of Sierra Leone, Ady Macauley Esq. has on Tuesday April 26th, 2016 in a press conference held at the Commission’s edifice conference room, 3 Gloucester Street, Freetown asserted that, in the fight against corruption, he will employ ‘fly and tiger’ approach.
May 3, 2016, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sexual Penetration…Man 60yrs old Rapes 7yrs old Girl
Magistrates Abubakarr Binneh Kamara of Freetown Magistrate Court has on Thursday, 28th April, 2016 committed a sexual matter to the high court of justice for proper trail.
Apr 29, 2016, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Port Loko Government Hospital Gets New Diagnostic equipment
Chief Medical Officer Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Dr. Brima Kargbo has officially commissioned diagnostic equipment provided by Partners In Health (PIH) to the Port Loko Government Hospital at a ceremony held in the hospital’s Outpatient facility on Saturday, April 23rd, 2016.
Apr 29, 2016, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Dutch Experts Train Public/Private Sector on Trade Facilitation
Sequel to the assurance of the Netherlands Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Ms. Lilianne Ploumen, on Post Ebola investment, some Dutch experts and consultants are currently in Sierra Leone to train the public and private sector personnel on trade facilitation, supply chain management, logistics, transportation, procurement, as well as custom and revenue service among other.
Apr 29, 2016, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : VP Foh Celebrates with Bo & Makeni
Hon. Vice President Dr. Victor Bockarie Foh on Wednesday 27th April 2016 celebrated the nation's 55th Independence Anniversary in Bo and Makeni cities. Early in the day, he addressed cross section of citizens in southern Bo City following which he stormed northern city of Makeni.
Apr 28, 2016, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sierra Leone Boxing Champion Bags home Le10 million from Mercury International
Sierra Leone’s Welter weight boxing champion Abu Bakarr Katta on Friday 22nd April 2016 received a winning price of 10 million Leones from the country’s undisputed leading sports Betting and Lottery Company Mercury International SL Ltd, after triumphing with a unanimous decision over Cuba based Daniel Lassayo in a refight which took place at the Siaka Steven Stadium Tennis Court in Freetown..
Apr 28, 2016, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : De Nazer Wins Best Oldies De Goodies DJs 2016 Contest, Hails Pres. Koroma on Good Governance
Canadian based Sierra Leonean disc jockey, Dj De Nazer, early morning Wednesday, April 27, 2016, emerged the winner of the 8th Edition of the annual Oldies De Goodies Veteran DJ Competition, beating household names Supa Morris, DJ Jaway and Lucky Jay to claim the coveted title in his first attempt with a cash prize of Le5 million.
Apr 28, 2016, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : EPA Trains Parliamentarians on Climate Change
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has in a one-day workshop at Committee Room One in Parliament on the 26th April 2016, trained MPs on the causes and effects of green house emissions and climate change, noting that Sierra Leone has low emissions.
Apr 28, 2016, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee Visits Provincial Councils
The Public Accounts Committee (PAC), chaired by the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon. Chernor R.M Bah has returned from a week-long oversight engagement in partnership with Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL) with the Councils in the North, East, and Southern parts of the country in respect of the Auditor General’s report of 2014.
Apr 26, 2016, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : MOHS Commemorates World Malaria Day
Ministry of Health and Sanitation in collaboration with Roll Back Malaria has on Monday 25th April, 2016 officially commemorated World Malaria Day, and launched the National Malaria Control Strategic Documents (2016-2020). The Theme of the ninth World Malaria Day was ‘’End Malaria for Good’’ and the Slogan was “Leh wi join han for tap Malaria’’.
Apr 26, 2016, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : President Holds Consultations With Political Parties
President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Thursday 21th, April held consultations with representatives of All Political Parties Association (APPA) on the appointment of commissioners of the National Electoral Commission (NEC).
Apr 26, 2016, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Internal Affairs Minister Cautions Fire Force
The Minister of Internal Affairs Retired Major Alfred Paolo Conteh on Thursday 21st April, 2016 cautioned officers of the National Fire Force on the sale of water meant for fire fighting and control.
Apr 26, 2016, 17:04


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