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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Youth Desk

Where is the Sierra Leonean Youth?

That situation greatly affected all development programs advanced by successive governments. Youth became potential perpetrators and victims of the horrific brutality and violence that occurred in the last decade of the last century.Drug abuse, trafficking and use of...

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...

Original Bollywood Fan Club cleans State House environs

  The cleaning exercise brought together over 50 young men and women from OFBC who took part in the cleaning exercise around the State house area, the Cotton Tree and back of the Law Court. The images of...

Jimmy B to deliver keynote speech at US Black History event

  The US embassy is hosting the event to celebrate the annual remembrance of America`s recognition of the contributions of African-Americans to the country's development. This year's event marks the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil...

19 Year Old Missing

Musa Yusuf Kamara, who was born in January 1997, has since 2013 been declared wanted by authorities of the traditional secret society. According to the traditional and cultural laws of Sierra Leone, Musa Yusuf Kamara is destined to inherit...

Murtala Mohamed to get Special Recognition Award in America

  The awards committee in a letter written to Kamara said it has pleased them to celebrate and recognize the hard work and unique creativity of Kamara and several other S/Leoneans who are making selfless sacrifices to contribute...

Tobacco Smoking: A Public Health Disaster That Kills Half of its Users

  Tobacco use, harmful use of alcohol, unhealthy diet and physical inactivity are today fuelling the NCDs epidemic.  These factors act alone or in combination to adversely affect people’s health.  In an exclusive interview with Dr. Gibrila Fadlu-Deen,...

FOR SEXUAL PENETRATION Youth sent prison

  The accused, Ibrahim Samura was arraigned before Magistrate Komba Kamanda to answer to charges with the offence of sexual touching of a child contrary to Section 20 (1) (a) of the Sexual Offence Act No.12 of 2012...

Information Minister On Community Mobilization

  The Minister, while on an assessment tour last weekend at the construction sites of holding centres across the district, held a series of community meetings with the locals spurring stakeholders, especially the youth, to endeavour to make...

Assessing President Obama’s Diplomatic Foreign Policy

  To understand why the talks have remained deadlocked, The Voiceless Sierra Leoneans want to review the Obama administration's stance on diplomacy with Iran in the context of the long US history of favouring what many international analysts...
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Chief Minister Leads Eastern Polytechnic Transformation

Chief Minister Professor David Francis Given the recent negative developments relating to the proposed new UoE–SL...
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Salone Free Education Gets Le1Bn Boost

Antonio Rüdiger donates Le 1 Billion to support Free Quality Education in Sierra Leone London, United Kingdom, Sunday 19 January 2020...

Salone to Hosts Countess of Wessex Today

Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex, Sophie Rhys-Jones will visit Sierra Leone from today Wednesday 22nd to tomorrow Thursday 23rd January 2020. The...

Africell Boosts Blind, Deaf, Dumb Schools

As part of its moves to boosts education in Sierra Leone, Africell yesterday 20th January, 2020 donated mattresses, bags of rice, gallons of palm...

FCC Commences Geo-mapping of Properties

Mayor Aki-Sawyerr As part of the ongoing geo-mapping of all properties, the Freetown City Council (FCC) enumerators have commenced visiting every...