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Today is World Hypertension Day

Sierra Leone will today 17th May, 2022 join the world to commemorate World Hypertension Day with the key message: “Know your blood pressure”. High blood pressure is the number one cause of premature death worldwide and is a major risk...

Salone @ 61: Running to Stay in the Same Place?

WHO European Regional Obesity Report 2022 Launched Soon The WHO European Regional Obesity Report, which is being published by the WHO European Office for the Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases, will be launched onMay 3, 2022. The report reveals that overweight and obesity are among...

ACC Calls On EPA to Embrace Integrity in Environmental Policy Compliance

By Sulaiman B. Sowa ACC and EPA staff after the engagement As it strives to sustain robust public education and collaboration with public institutions, the Eastern Region office of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has engaged staff of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and...

Independence Day: Sierra Leone Clocks 61 Tomorrow

By Aruna Turay Sierra Leone will tomorrow 27th April, 2022 celebrate its 61st birthday since it gained independence in 1961 from its colonial masters, Great Britain on 27 April 1961. The government has announced tomorrow a public holiday in Sierra Leone...

Parliament Endorses CSO Desk

By Joseph Johnson  Speaker of Sierra Leone Parliament, Dr. Abass ChernorBundu has announced that the House has endorsed one of the recommendations made by Civil Society Organisations to have a desk in parliament that is meant for Civil Society. Speaker Bundu, made the announcement during the...

Sierra Leone, Cuba Diplomatic Relation Clocks 50years

By Aruna Turay April 24, 2022 marks the 50th Anniversary of the establishment of Diplomatic Relations between Sierra Leone and Cuba.  Addressing the nation over the weekend, Chargé D'affaires of the Republic of Cuba, Ambassador Félix Raúl Rojas Cruz said on April 24, 50 years...

President Bio Commissions Myohaung Officers’ mess

In a welcome address, Brigadier General Dauda Fred Alpha, Commandant 3 Infantry Brigade and President of the Mess Committee, said he was profoundly honoured to deliver statement in what he called an epoch-making event, saying that the facility was upgrade to...

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Leads World Immunisation Week

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Liam Neeson is leading UNICEF’s global immunisation initiative with a global message thanking the scientists, parents, health workers and others who have been so critical in helping to immunise children over the last two decades. In a video released ahead...

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Housemates Salone Season 3 Starts May 22 By Marian Amaria Bangura At a press briefing, held on Friday, 22 April, 2022, organisers for Housemates Salone, Africa Young Voices (AYV) and Africell announced that the Housemates Salone Season 3 Reality TV Show will officially start on 22nd May, 2022. Speaking at the briefing, Executive Board Chairman of AYV, Dr.Ezekiel Kalvin Duramany-Lakkoh said a new online voting platform and brand new...

Bio Orders Investigation on Guma ‘Green Belt’ Land Sales

By Aruna Turay President Julius Maada Bio has ordered for an immediate investigation into the allocation of all lands beyond the "Green Belt" at the GumaValley Water Facility at Mile 13.  The president over the weekend inspected the Facility which has been affected by deforestation and land grabbing and described his visit as a sad day. Recently, the...
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