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

President Julius Maada Bio, his Vice President and other dignitaries have turned the sod for the construction of a four-lane bridge linking the Juba-Tokeh community via Lumley as well as launching a four-lane road that will link Limkokwing University and Regent village, yesterday Wednesday 14th November 2018. The bridge, referred to as the second Juba bridge,[…]

The Parliamentary Committee on Transparency and Accountability on 5th November 2018 has requested a report detailing the wage bill from the Financial Secretary, citing their concern over the wage burden on the economy. The Minister of Finance Jacob Jusu Saffa on the contrary told journalists that it is the responsibility of the Executive to fix the[…]

The UK government has launched a £200 million program to increase the availability of contraceptives in 27 countries across Africa and Asia, in what has been described as a “landmark” investment. The women’s integrated sexual health (Wish) program from the Department for International Development will expand services to young and poorer women, and aims to support[…]

The Ebola outbreak in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, which has already killed more than 200 people, is expected to last until mid-2019, the World Health Organization’s emergency response chief Peter Salama said on Tuesday 13 November 2018. “It’s very hard to predict timeframes in an outbreak as complicated as this with so many variables that[…]

Ecobank and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRCs) have signed an agreement to work closely together to empower local communities to cope with disasters more efficiently. “Many innocent lives continue to be lost in Africa simply as a result of insufficient investment in disaster preparedness. Many of the natural hazards that[…]

The National Organisation for Women (NOW-SL) in collaboration with Global Network of Women Peace builders (GNWP) on Wednesday 14th November 2018, engaged 50 key community level leaders and other key actors in three communities in order to improve women’s political participation as peace building ambassadors in the society. The consultation took place at the Ocean View[…]

The Public Relations Officer of the Single Leg Amputee Football Club, Albert Mustapha, has said that they are going to organize a peace league in Kenema. He stated that the six amputee teams in the country will compete in the league, which has been slated for  to run from 27th November to 3rd December 2018. He[…]

The Executive of Central One Football Association (COFA) will today Thursday 15 November 2018 meet with 24 non-division clubs at the Parade field in Freetown. According to the Secretary General of the Association, Philpson Cline-Cole, we are meeting the clubs for an educational program before the league starts on Sunday 18th November 2018 for all the[…]

Kamara, has said that even though the Sierra Leone match with Kenya which was supposed to be played over the weekend, has been canceled yet they have not lost the point. He said the reason for that is because after they cancelled the Sierra Leone and Ghana match up till now the point has not been[…]

The founder and General Overseer of the Flaming Evangelical Ministry, Bishop Dr. Abu Koroma, has put smiles on the faces of pupils of the Good Shepherd Community Primary School by fulfilling the promise he made to them in June this year. Back in June, in the height of the rainy season, Bishop Abu Koroma as he[…]