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While presenting two agreements with regards the strengthening of the agricultural sector through commercialization to Members of Parliament (MP) for ratification, the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Momodu Kargbo said that “Apex Bank is undercapitalized”. He made this statement on Tuesday while he was presenting the: Financing agreement (Smallholder commercialization and agri-business development project)[…]

To further improve on health care service delivery in the country, the Japanese International Coordinating Agency (JICA) completed the construction of an administrative and storage facility at the Cline Town health facility. At a short but impressive handing over ceremony of the two structures, the Chairman for the Committee on Health at the Freetown City[…]

The Public Service Commission (PSC) of Sierra Leone over the week interacted with civil servants and stakeholders in the Northern region headquarters of Makeni in a day consultation and sensitization on the review of public service legislation. The program drew the attention of civil servants, University lecturers and students and the private sector workers where[…]

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) led by the Deputy Commissioner, Shollay Davies, in partnership with Coffey International on Monday 23rd May 2016 concluded pre-launch regional sensitization meetings on the “Pay No Bribe” (PNB) campaign; a project supported by the Government of Sierra Leone and the Government of the United Kingdom, through the Department for International Development[…]

Vice President Victor Bockarie Foh has warmly welcomed the decision of the President of the Lebanese Parliament, Mr. Nabih Berri to build an educational complex in Bo City, said the Ambassador of Lebanon to Sierra Leone, Nidal Yehya. The Lebanon envoy further added that the President of the Lebanese Parliament, Mr. Nabih Berri was conceived[…]

District Council Chairmen and Mayors yesterday converged at the Family Kingdom resort at Aberdeen for a two-day session to update as well as move forward on the President’s seven Recovery Priorities. The key recovery priorities are health, water, energy, good governance, social protection, education and private sector development. The Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Sarian[…]

The I Care Children’s Foundation (ICCF) in Sierra Leone will commence a ‘road to June’ campaign in June this year. The campaign, which will start from the 6th to the 16th of June will be geared towards reaching out to more needy children and creating an atmosphere conducive for every child in the country. Mohamed[…]

At the end of a 3- day Staff retreat, held at D’s Bazaar Function Hall, Wilkinson Road on the 11th – 13th May 2016, the General Manager of the Sierra Leone Housing Corporation – Mrs. Lavern Fatmata Buya – Kamara presented a 3 – year Strategic Plan to the Chairman and Board Members of SALHOC,[…]

The West Africa Agriculture Productivity Programme (WAAPP) Sierra Leone has been rated “satisfactory” by the World Bank at a regional wrap up summit in Ghana. This is the highest rating in the score sheet of the World Bank with regards the implementation of WAAPP at the country level. The rating is pegged at the achievement[…]

When it comes to being benevolent and giving to charity and vulnerable groups, one institution that comes to mind is the National Revenue Authority (NRA). The Commissioner-General of the NRA, Madam Haja Kallah-Kamara, has always maintained that the institution believes in the fulfillment of its corporate social responsibility. She has stated on numerous occasions that[…]