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

After scrutiny and debate Members of Parliament yesterday 24 May 2018 unanimously approved 26 Presidential appointees to fill various vacant position as Ministers and Deputy Ministers. According to the Leader of Government Business, Honourable Sidi Mohamed Tunis, who also doubles as the Chairman of the Appointment Committee disclosed that the report reflects the unanimous decision[…]

On 22 May 2018, a large crowd gathered at the central park across from the cotton tree to honour , the first female mayor of Freetown and renowned Africanist and feminist. Anti-colonial activist, Cummings-John, is remembered for her Africanism spirit. She was born Constance Agatha Horton into the Krio society, and attended missionary and colonial[…]

For ages’ residents of deepeye water has been struggling to purchase fuel and other petroleum products, now this has become a thing of the past. Yesterday, Sierra Leone’s largest oil market company the Sierra Leone National Petroleum (NP) opened its 37th gas station. NP Marketing Manager, Bernard Sesay said that establishing a gas station at[…]

More than a privilege, life support ambulance services are a need for the citizens. As a developing country, the scope of development in the medical sector is still immense. According to the Human Rights Commission (HRCSL), in Kailahun district, ten chiefdoms which has a population of 328,815 people, there is only one ambulance, so there[…]

The Executive and members of the Sierra Leone Architecture Registration Council (SLARC) on Wednesday paid a courtesy call on President Julius Maada Bio at State House where they called for the need for political will so that they can do their work effectively and efficiently. The President of the institute, Gibrill Koroma said that the[…]

The Treasure for Africa Hockey Federation, Elizabeth King, told the Minister of Sports that she is here in Sierra Leone sent by the Africa Hockey Federation. She said that for that reason the Africa Federation has given some sporting equipment like balls and sticks to the association as a way to assist them for the[…]

The ninth Commission to Commission meeting of the European and African Unions was co-chaired by the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker and the Chair of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, with the participation of all African Union Commissioners and 16 European Union Commissioners. EU Amb. Tom Vens said the two sides[…]

The Minister of Sport, Ibrahim Nyelenkeh, said all sporting associations should present a status report on their organizations. He said he wants to know about the groups and discern what the problems are and what the Ministry can do about the issues. He stated that this government is committed to sports that is why they[…]

Francis Trevor Samura who is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Sierra Leone Cricket is now International Cricket Council (ICC) course presenter & assessor after being certified through an exam conducted by the ICC. He stated that during the exam he was the only candidate out of 10 to go through the exam once[…]

The Sustainable Development Goals, according to the United Nations Development Program, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity. In order to achieve these goals, service providers need to be adequately informed on what is actually happening on the ground so that[…]