On the re-opening of SLPP Office … “We would never encourage violence” John Benjamin...

The Attorney General (AG) and Minister of Justice, Joseph F. Kamara over the week end engaged cross section of Paramount Chiefs in the  North as part of his national justice tour in accessing operations of various sectors in rendering justice to all. The meeting was described as timely by the Paramount Chiefs due to the[…]

A fire incident in Gbekie town in Dodo Chiefdom in Kenema district has reportedly destroyed farm products worth millions of Leones and a water facility thereby affecting hundreds of families. Speaking to one Lansana Bockarie, resident of the town, he explained that “the mysterious fire” broke out in the mountain called Gbolia overlooking the town.[…]

In a bid to eradicate the dreadful Hiv/Aids virus in Sierra Leone in line with Africa’s common position of ending the disease on the continent by 2030, Her Excellency the First Lady of Sierra Leone, Sia Nyama Koroma has secured a major boost to halt the spread of the virus in Sierra Leone at the[…]

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Dr Samura Kamara during the Chinese New Year Celebration said China was the first and biggest donor in the fight against ebola not only in Sierra Leone but the sub-region. He said their action showed how committed and truthful they are to Sierra Leone  China friendship. “It is[…]

Fambul Tok a Civil Society Organization which focuses on engaging communities on Peace and development has called on government and development partners for community involvement in post ebola recovery in Sierra Leone. John Caulker Executive Director of Fambul Tok made this call after regional dialogue talk with three main districts: Moyamba, Kailahun and Koinadugu. According[…]

In a bid to complement Government efforts in addressing the needs of Ebola affected people in the country, a local NGO, Accountability Alert with funds from CAFOD has launched a project titled ‘Rendering Educational and Vocational Assistance to Ebola orphans and Youths within Western Area Rural’ at the council hall in Waterloo. Launching the project[…]

In a bid to ensure the safety and protection of consumables and non-consumables, the Consumer Protection Agency (CPA) certified a select public and private business it deems as deserving of such certification. The certification took place at the Headquarters of the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) at Fort Street. It followed a discussion between staff[…]

The President of the International Federation of Red Cross (IFRC), Tadateku Konoe has called for more investment in community resilience. Addressing journalists on Friday at Ramsy hall at Liverpool Street in Freetown, Mr Konoe said, “the two ebola cases confirmed in January are reminders that we must remain vigilant to ensure Sierra Leone never again[…]

Bintumani Hotel built in the 1980s for the hosting of the Summit of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) with a five star status is back in business after undergoing massive renovation by Beijing Urban Construction Group (BUCG). In an interview with the General Manager, David Zhang, disclosed that the BUCG has been running the[…]

Staff and Administration of the Government Secondary School in Koyeima, were on Tuesday February 2, 2016 awoken by a ruckus that turned out to be a student strike. During the night strike, the school pupils rushed and vandalized properties belonging to the school and staff. Personal properties belonging to teachers residing on the campus and[…]