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3 Arrested with Ammunition at Tokeh Checkpoint

At about midday on Saturday 13th August, 2022, personnel from Goderich Police Division stationed at the Tokeh checkpoint arrested three persons onboard a private vehicle with registration number AOW 453 with seventeen rounds of ammunition (pistol). This was according to...

As government plans Civic Funeral for killed police and citizens: President Bio Speaks!!

President Dr. Julius Maada Bio has in a public address to the nation assured that his government will leave no stone unturned in bringing out the killers and their sponsors for the August 10, 2022 attacks in some parts...

Secretary General IACO, Director of Research Visit Stenophylla Coffee Sites in Kenema

By Albert George Sheriff The Secretary General of the Inter- Africa Coffee Organisation Ambassador Solomon Rutega and his Director of Research and Development  Dr. Celestine Gataraiha have visited the sites where the Stenophylla Coffee are planted at Jihun and Levuma...

Japan, WFP to Feed 42,000 School Children in Pujehun, Kambia

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) on Monday 8th August 2022 received a contribution of JPY 200 million (USD 1.49 million) from the Government of Japan to implement the school feeding programme in support of the national Free...

Metchem Women Stone Miners Empowered with Le50M

The Milton Margai Technical University has donated the sum of Fifty Thousand Leones (Old notes fifty Million Leones), a research grant to the Metchkem women Stone Breakers Association. The event which took place at the Mechcan community was to give...

Sea Accident: Five People Drowned, 3 Corpses Found

By Aruna Turay On Monday, 1st August, 2022, a passenger boat named "Enemy Shame" (with no manifest) heading for Mattru Jong collided with another boat named "Wasa Bila Kngwoh" (with only crew members on board) coming from the opposite direction,...

Kono District Gets 2 Power Transformers

By Austin Luseni Sierra Leone's Minister of Energy, Alhaji Kanja Sesay, has continued his aggressive and impressive pursuit of the realisation of the energy dreams of President Julius Maada Bio by facilitating the delivery of two power transformers and a...

Tourism Minister Hosts UNESCO Experts

A team of experts from UNESCO including UNESCO’s Associate Programme Specialist, Xiangling Chen and Wildlife Conservation Consultant, Matthew Hatchwell have met with Sierra Leone’s Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Dr. Memunatu Pratt at the Ministry’s Head Office, Kingharman...

‘Bobby Sucking’ Boosts Brain Development

Breastfeeding, commonly known in Sierra Leone as ‘Bobby Sucking’, boosts brain development in babies. This is according to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), which further revealed that breastfeeding provides children the best start in life. It is a...

Dead Bodies ‘Swim’ at Goderich Beach

By Alhaji Daramy The persistent illegal sand mining on Ober Funkia Police Beach in the Western Area Rural District has seen the destruction of graves, thereby leaving corpse swimming on the beach. Following the uncontrolled illegal mining on the beach, whenever...
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MPs Debate Amendment of Salone Constitution

By Parliamentary and Public Relations Department The Parliament of Sierra Leone has debated the bill entitled: "The Constitution of Sierra...