Sunday, June 26, 2022

Youth Desk

Joe Abass Bangura Others Face Parliament

  Speaking at the session, the Chairman, Committee on Appointments in Parliament, Hon. Ibrahim Bundu allayed the fears of the Presidential nominees stating that the interview was not conducted to witch hunt, but that they were only trying...

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...

Maada Bio holds SLPP to ransom

  Since becoming the flag bearer, the SLPP wittingly or unwittingly have allowed Julius Maada Bio to hijack the party and hold it to ransom. The party leadership cannot fully absolve them of any blame, because at some...

In just two days…. AYV bags three awards

This prestigious end of year award was bagged at the Diaspora Focus national development award ceremony. On the same occasion, the Station Manager of the AYV Radio, Mamaja Jalloh, popularly known as D.J Base was also awarded as...

President launches fisheries project for youth empowerment

  The Revised National Youth Policy, according to President Koroma, would serve as the blueprint for the empowerment of young people in key strategic areas including Youth Sensitive Policy Analysis, Education and Skills Development, Agriculture, Health and Healthy...

Youth Minister appreciates China

  The presentation took place at the Chinese Embassy during a courtesy call on the Ambassador by the Minister on 9th August, 2016. Presenting the certificate of appreciation, the youth Minister noted with delight the role China has...

APC youth call on Dr. Marah

In what was seen as an unprecedented move by the youth in Bombali, Makeni was flooded with young men and women in what they dubbed as jogging for renewed hope, while chanting and jogging to demonstrate their support,...

Salutation for ‘Salone’ Youth- Big Up to the Youth-Man

Yet the fact is that the society is not running itself nicely… because the rest of us need all the energy, brains, imagination and talent that young people can bring to bear down on our difficulties. For society...

The youth got the power!

About 40% of Sierra Leone’s population comprise of those that are classified by the UN as “youth”. (Children are 42% of our population). Probably, about 80% of those who will vote and elect any president of Sierra Leone...

90% Youths Languish in Correctional Centers

“This is a clear manifestation that the crime rate is high,” he said and blamed this situation for the overcrowding in prisons and noted that many of the youths involved in crime are of school-going age. The prison...
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