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Youth Desk

Lanyi Foundation Awarded for Humanity

LANYI Foundation, one of the leading Humanitarian organizations in the country established by Philomena Yumkella has bagged the National Humanitarian Hero's Award at the Harry Yansaneh Hall at the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists headquarters in Freetown.

Vickie Remoe Raises Le380M

One of Sierra Leone’s finest TV Host Vickie Remoe An initiative set up just three weeks ago to support Sierra Leone’s frontline health workers in the fight against COVID-19 has delivered more than SLL185m worth of vital equipment,...

IOM Boosts Youth Fishing project

By Christopher Carew Ibrahin Sorie Dumbuya carpenter building boats at Tambakula Wharf has explained the process of boat-building to AYV. He says the process starts by first going to the provinces to cut the...

Youth Ministry Embraces New ECOWAS Speaker

By Josephine Muyoh Sesay The Deputy Minister of Youth Affairs, Lusine Kallon has joined some Members of Parliament and different youth-based organizations including the Youth Council to receive the first Sierra Leonean Speaker of the 5th Economic Community...

Le200M Youth Farm Gate Project Kicks-Off

Deputy Minister of Youth Affairs, Lusine Kallon has officially turned the sod for the construction of a Farm Gate Market for youths engaged in the National Farm at Masiaka. Before turning the sod, he informed his audience...

Youth Human Rights Issues Take Center Stage

The Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone (HRCSL) has discussed youth issues with the Ministry of Youth Affairs and the National Youth Commission (NaYCom) at their respective offices. The visit according to the Vice Chairperson of HRCSL was to...

Irate Youth Attacks Minister Leema’s Residence

The victim By Ransford Lube Metzger A man Alie Forster has been shot on his leg after an alleged foiled attack on the residence of the Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs at Juba, west...

Scouts Youth Forum End Symposium

By Mohamed Lamin Banya The Sierra Leone Scouts Youth Forum has ended a one-day National Scouts Youth Symposium on leadership, citizenship and cervical cancer for scouts across the country. The symposium which...

Youth Smoke Dried ‘Poo-Poo’ for Energy

While Sierra Leonean authorities are putting all efforts in place to stop its youth from boiling and drinking baby diaper (Pampas) water, the Ghanaian officials are lamenting the surge in the smoking of dried faeces (poo-poo) among some young people who...

‘Hands Off Our Girls’Gets Youth Support

The Deputy Minister of Youth Affairs, LusineKallon on Wednesday 22nd January, 2020 engaged a cross-section of Western Area Youth Councils and Heads of Youth Groups to discuss the way forward after the successful support accorded to the national launch of...
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Action 4 Schools Provides Clean Water for Port Loko Schools

 The number of wells provided by Action 4 Schools in Sierra Leone has now reached 65, all funded...
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Kamarianba Battles Prostate Cancer in Prison

Lead defense counsel, Emmanuel Saffa Abdulai in the ongoing sexual penetration matter involving Mohammed Kamarianba Mansaray, has informed the court that his client is...

Sexual Violence Task Force Reports to Pres. Bio

Members of the task force on sexual and gender based violence in the Office of the First Lady have called at State House...

WFP Calls for Global Action against Hunger

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) on16th October, 2020 called for global action to improve the systems that produce and distribute the food we...

Four MPs Suspended; Two Stripped of their Title

By Joseph Johnson The Sierra Leone House of Parliament has suspended four Members of Parliament from taking part in all parliamentary...