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Sierra Leone News : Irish Ambassador bids farewell to President Koroma
The outgoing Irish Ambassador to Sierra Leone, Dr Sinead Walsh, has on Thursday July 28, 2016 paid a farewell courtesy call on President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma at State House.
Jul 29, 2016, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : ACC Cautions Traffic Authorities against Bribery and Illegal Charges in Kono District
The Sub-Regional Office of the Anti-Corruption Commission in its resolve to address issues of corrupt practices in the traffic sector, on Wednesday 20th July 2016, cautioned various traffic sector personnel on bribery and illegal charges at the Commission’s Conference Room at 25 Alhaji Chewtoh Jalloh Street-Koidu City, Kono District.
Jul 29, 2016, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Power for All Sets Target to Meet President Koroma 50,000 Solar Units Deadline
In a bid to address the energy situation in Sierra Leone, Power for All and the Government of Sierra Leone have ended a day’s workshop to communicate the compact and energy revolution targets as well as design and implement a streamlined product and company registration process.
Jul 29, 2016, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Legal Aid Secures 3 Discharges from Ross Road Court
The Sierra Leone Legal Aid Board secured discharges for three accused persons who were standing trial at the Ross Road High Court on Tuesday July 26 2016.
Jul 29, 2016, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sierra Leone Finance Minister in Beijing for follow-up meeting on Johannesburg FOCAC Summit
Sierra Leone’s Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Momodu Lamin Kargbo has on Thursday 28th July arrived in China, leading a six man delegation for the forthcoming meeting on the Follow-up Actions on the implementations of the 2015 Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) Johannesburg Summit, scheduled for 29th July 2016,in Beijing, China’s capital.
Jul 29, 2016, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone: Condemning a Societal Violence against a Woman in Bonthe Municipality
The Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs is concerned about the recent societal violence suffered by a woman; Madam E. S (full name withheld) in Bonthe Municipality on 16th July, 2016 by some youths who claimed to be members of the Poro Society in Bonthe. The youths alleged that the woman interfered with what they described as "sacred” to men which should be unspoken of by female counterparts.
Jul 28, 2016, 17:18

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News: Justifying Credibility of Complaint to CID... Senior Social Welfare Staff Condemn AFCOM & Failed Child Protection
A press release from the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children's Affairs (MSWGCA) in Sierra Leone has confirmed that the unanimous position of all the Ministry's district officers in all 13 districts (including Western Rural district) as well as all its four Regional Directors, is that the Donor funded Child Protection system for the children of Sierra Leone, had totally failed and needed restructuring... JULY 26TH 2016: The Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children's Affairs has today ended a 4-day very successful retreat held in Freetown from Saturday 23rd July to Tuesday 26th July 2016.
Jul 28, 2016, 17:16

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Koroma’s Govt. Receives $64.12M Support for Budget
Ministry of Finance and Economic Development has in a press release on Wednesday 27th July, 2016 disclosed that the Government of His Excellency Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma has received the sum of USD 64.12 Million “to support the Government Budget, including continuing funding for the Government’s infrastructure program; including roads, energy and water and the payment of recurrent expenditures to support the operations of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs).”
Jul 28, 2016, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Parliament Supervises SALWACO Water Projects
The Parliamentary Oversight Committee on Water Resources chair by Hon. Sualiho Koroma last Friday 22nd and Saturday23rd July, 2016 partnered with the Sierra Leone Water Company (SALWACO) to perform a pre-commissioning of Bo-Kenema portable water supply projects.
Jul 28, 2016, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Parliamentary Oversight Committee on Information and Communications on Spot Visit to the Right to Access Information Commission (RAIC)
Parliamentary Oversight Committee on Information and Communications has on Wednesday July 20th, 2016 paid an on spot visit to the Right to Access Information Communication (RAIC) to follow up on the progress made so far on the implementation of the Right to Access Information Act.
Jul 28, 2016, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Sierra Rutile Provides Hepatitis-B Vaccine for Employees
Ahead of World Hepatitis Day on the 28th July 2016, the management of Sierra Rutile Limited (SRL) has provided free vaccination against Hepatitis-B for all of its employees.
Jul 28, 2016, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : The Berlin British School (BBS) remembers Japian Stevens
Five years ago, the Berlin British School lost one of their brilliant and promising student, Japian Stevens, late son of Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany, H. E. Jongopie S. Stevens and Mrs. Georgiana Stevens. Japian drowned in a lake while he was swimming with his friends during a summer break in Berlin, Germany.
Jul 28, 2016, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : National Youths Commission Promotes Two Chiefdoms in Kenema District
National Youths Commission (NAYCOM) Sierra Leone under the leadership of The National Youths Commissioner, Anthony Koroma has helped two chiefdoms in the Kenema District through the Regional Coordinator East, Sandy Kongo Sama with fifty six(56)bags of Narica L19 seed rice.
Jul 28, 2016, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Monologue says AFCOM Boss Begs To Refund Over Half Billion Cash
Presenter of the widely listened MONOLOGUE radio program, Dr. David Tam-Baryoh has during the Saturday 23rd July 2016 Monologue Programme, aired on different radio frequencies across the country, disclosed that the Sudanese foreigner who is Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AfCOM SL Ltd., Mr. Adel Suliman has pleaded to refund the current equivalent of over half a billion leones (Le500,000,000.00) which was paid by Donors to AFCOM.
Jul 27, 2016, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : 51M U$D ‘GIETRENK’ Project in 4 Districts, 7 Chiefdoms…declares NaCSA Commissioner
Commissioner for the National Commission for Social Action (NaCSA), Mr. Alie Badara Mansaray has on Tuesday 26 July 2016, at NaCSA House informed pressmen that the Sierra Leone Community Driven Development (SLCDD) project phase ll, dubbed GIETRENK which is a U$D 51 million (fifty- one million US dollars) project funded by the Development Bank (IDB), and the Government of Sierra Leone, will be implemented in four districts and seven chiefdoms.
Jul 27, 2016, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : CLOGPAS 2015 Results - Dec-Sec Sets The Records Straight
On Thursday 21st July, the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Maya Kaikai, announced the results of the Comprehensive Local Government performance Assessment System (CLoGPAS) 2015 at a well-attended ceremony at Njala Venue in Freetown. CLoGPAS is carried out as a means of assessing local councils’ operational proficiency and service delivery roles to communities.
Jul 27, 2016, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : German Cooperation Boosts MOHS with Four Vehicles to strengthen surveillance
Friday 22 July 2016: Four districts in the northern region Kambia, Koinadugu, Tonkolili, and Bombali have benefited from the German Cooperation with the provision of four vehicles through Care International Sierra Leone at a ceremony held in Makeni.
Jul 27, 2016, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Bar and Legal Aid Discuss Access to Justice
The Secretary General of the Sierra Leone Bar Association (SLBA), Julian Cole has on Tuesday 26 July 2016, called on the Sierra Leone Legal Aid Board to assist with finding a solution to issues of bail processing and approval.
Jul 27, 2016, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Italian Donor Impressed With UniMak
Friday 22 July 2016: The newly appointed CEO of St. Lawrence Foundation said she is impressed so far with what has been achieved by the University of Makeni with funds and support from her foundation.
Jul 27, 2016, 17:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Hope 4 Ebola Orphans, ECAS Donate Solar Lamps to Mo Wharf
A Diaspora led Charity Foundation Hope 4 Ebola Orphans in collaboration with Ripsta Culture GEDO and their partners Embracing Children Adoption Services ( ECAS) USA on Saturday 23rd July 2016, donated solar Lamps to over sixty less privileged Children including Ebola Orphans and their caregivers at Mo Wharf Community, in the eastern part of Freetown.
Jul 26, 2016, 17:06


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EDITORIALS
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SPECIAL REPORTS
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FEATURES
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PROFILES
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TRIBUTE TO DR. V R WILLOUGHBY
THE ECONOMY
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NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
MESSAGE FROM ATTORNEY GENERAL AND MINISTER OF JUSTICE AS HE RECOVERS FROM AN ACCIDENT SHOCK
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Counterfeit Drug Alert - Illegally Imported Counterfeit Glucozor Tablets
PAID SUPPLEMENTS
Sierra Leone Health Ministry Hails International Insurance Company
Sierra Rutile in Advertorial on its activities
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