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Ex-PMDC Scribe Joins SLPP

PMDC Chairman and Leader, Francis Charles Margia: Long forgotten? By Mohamed Lamin Banya The former Secretary General of People’s Movement for Democratic Change (PMDC) party, Dr. Habib Sesay, has informed journalists that he has joined...

APC Speaks Out

Ag. National Publicity Secretary Sidi Yaya Tunis The acting National Publicity Secretary of the All People’s Congress (APC) Party, Sidi Yaya Tunis has said that the press release and utterances made by the Sierra Leone People’s...

JFK Calls for Immediate Cease Fire in APC

Former flag bearer candidate of the All Peoples Congress (APC) Joseph Fitzgerald Kamara (JFK) has called for immediate peace in the party as he believes that if the party continues down that road then it will be extremely difficult for...

As Party Lawyers set to challenge Convention Injunction; Ernest Koroma Warns APC Against ‘Munku’ Politics

APC old school versus APC new school By Prince C. Kamara National Chairman and Leader for the main opposition, All People’s Congress (APC) Party, Ernest Bai Koroma, who double as former President of the...

APC Doubts Salone Judiciary

The Deputy Leader of the main opposition, All People’s Congress (APC) Party in Parliament, Hon. Ibrahim Ben Kargbo has said the party will ensure it goes international, starting with ECOWAS Court, if the Judiciary of Sierra Leone continues to delay...

Pen of The Voiceless

After 50 years and counting in the post Independence era, it is amazing that Sierra Leoneans are worse off today than they were during the imperial rule. Well-meaning Sierra Leoneans will confirm that the antecedents that precipitated...

University of Sierra Leone: Will Fourah Bay College Rise again?

  In the 2005 Universities Act, the three institutions were merged to become the University of Sierra Leone. The one hundred and eighty six and more year-old institution (FBC) was established by the Christian Missionary Society (CMS) to,...

THE IMPORTANCE OF INTERNATIONAL ANTI-CORRUPTION DAY

  Nations have realized the devastating effects of corruption to the peoples of the world and to the foundations of democracy and good governance. No democracy that can be buoyed in the face of prevailing and rampant theft...

EPA Engages Stakeholders On The Abidjan Convention

  The Abidjan convention is part of the United Nations environment protection tool which was meant to enhance an effective means of preserving the environment. It could be recalled that Sierra Leone signed to this convention in 2005...

The myth of race and the reality of racism

  In this two-part article, we publish excerpts from Charles Quist-Adade’s book Social Justice Issues in Local and Global Contexts . The first part begins with a discussion of the absurdity of the concept “race” and destructive power...
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Sierra Leone’s First Resident Ambassador to the Republic of Turkey Takes Leave of President Julius Maada Bio in Freetown

State House, Freetown, Friday 14 February 2020 - Sierra Leone’s first resident Ambassador to the Republic of Turkey, Mohamed Hassan Kaisamba, has taken...

Human Capital Development Secretariat Engages Civil Servants on Flagship Portfolio

Members of the Human Capital Development Secretariat have met with civil servants at State House to discuss specific targets set in the Human Capital...

AfDB Approves $14M to Bio’s New Direction

President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has held talks with Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio on the margins of the...

Education Minister Assures Parliamentarians

Member of Parliament, Dominic Lavalie Tshombe, who doubles as the Chairman of Basic Education and Senior Secondary Schools Committee in Sierra Leone Parliament, has...