Saturday, April 17, 2021

Business

“UBA well-positioned to benefit from recovery trends in 2021” – Elumelu

Pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has assured its teeming shareholders and investors of even greater returns in the coming months, with the bank having established a diversified business model that ensures impressive performance even in...

Afrimoney Acclaimed for Credibility

Afrimoney has made an incredible stride within the space since it started operations in Sierra Leone in 2016. Afrimoney was established as an answer to the clarion call made by the government, for us to develop a mobile platform...

Mines Parliamentarians Mediate Valunia, Algom Mining

Following a misunderstanding between the stakeholders of Valunia chiefdom and Algom Resource Limited, a potential mining company for the Baomahun gold desposite, the Parliamentary Committee on Mines and Minerals, chaired by Hon Saa Emerson Lamina has held a town...

Moyamba CDC Ordered to Refund Aggrieved Bidder

By IPRP Communications Unit The Independent Procurement Review Panel (IPRP) has in a ruling ordered the Community Development Committee (CDC) which comprises Moyamba, Bonthe and Bo District Councils to refund DEE PEE Investment over Ninety Million Leones (Le90,000,000) on allegations...

“Stay @ Home On Saturday” -UDM Suggests

  According to the UDM, every headquarter town should be closed and every Saturday be declared a ‘stay-at-home’ day. “Saturday should be used for medical visits to contain the spread of the virus,” he said, adding that it...

Compact Disc Sellers Association President Speaks Tough

  The Compact Disc Sellers Association is one of Sierra Leone’s finest entertainment associations that has contributed immensely to the music industry in the country. However, for some reasons, the Association’s leadership became dormant and was the left...

Over frequent travelling… Salone Gov’t on wasteful spending

  He said that government is losing over 160 Billion Leones on tax incentives that is 8-times the budgetary allocations to certain MDAs. He said the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development has failed to come with a...

For LeM230 Fraud… Man sent to High Court

  The accused, Alhaji Umaru Bah is facing five counts related charges of Obtaining Money by False Pretense, contrary to the Section 32 (1) of the Larceny Act of 1916, of the laws of Sierra Leone. Prior to...

Suspected of being gay… Sheku Bangura escapes death and car vandalized

  The fate for the 28 year old Sheku Bangura whose father was an Imam in one of the community mosques in Sierra Leone’s capital, Freetown continues to be a mystery and the rest of his family members...

President Koroma receives delegation from Belgium

  The president recalled that Sierra Leone was fast climbing the economic ladder when the unprecedented Ebola epidemic struck and reversed all the gains. “We are now out of Ebola and I think we have to re-position ourselves...
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How Communities and Anti FGM Campaigners are taking steps to End Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in Sierra Leone

By Saidu Bah, Freelance Multimedia Journalist On a hot sunny evening at Mafurka, a tiny village in the remote Mountains...