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

In its first year of operations, the FBN Bank has posted an impressive Profit Before Tax of Le6 billion for 2014. This shows a small drop of Le35.8million from Le6,064,929,000 in 2013 to Le6,029,120,000. The Profit After Tax also showed a drop of Le56.9 million from Le4.24 billion to Le4.18 billion. The Loans and Advances[…]

Nigerian Agriculture Minister Akinwumi Adesina was yesterday elected president of the African Development Bank, beating other candidates from the continent’s west. Adesina secured 58 percent of the votes in the final round at a meeting in Abidjan, Ivory Coast on Thursday, and will succeed Donald Kaberuka as head of the bank on Sept. 1, the[…]

In a bid to boost the traveling and tourism sector of Sierra Leone Mageinda’s Travel and Tours at 58 Bathurst Street in Freetown is offering unique services to travellers in and out of the country. According to the Managing Director of Mageinda’s Travel and Tours Michella Forde they are currently offering services in the areas[…]

The newly-appointed Coordinator of the West Africa Agriculture Project (WAAP), Sorie Sulaiman Sesay has said that the project has recently distributed 20,000 kilograms of seed rice to farmers which they are expected to repay to enhance food security in the country’s post-Ebola recovery. Sorie Sulaiman Sesay disclosed that the Rural and Private Sector Project was[…]

To mark the celebration of the reopening of the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship, the Catholic University of Milan (Italy) and University of Makeni is organising a Business Forum (Makeni Business Forum 2015) on Saturday 30th May 2015 at the University of Makeni Great Auditorium in Makeni City. According to organisers the theme for this[…]

The half a million dollar worth Ocean View Hotel is now open to the public at 81 Pensisular Road, Levuma Beach, Goderich, Freetown. The hotel not only provides quality and affordable services to the public, but it also serves as one of the centres of attraction in the country’s tourism sector. With a beautiful front[…]

In trying to improve the capacity of consultants who will in turn provide appropriate intervention for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises in the country, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) which is the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, yesterday completed a four day workshop for 12 Trainers on Business Edge at the Brook[…]

Plaintiff Applicant, Alhaji Sam Sumana in his Supreme Court case between appointed Vice President (VP) and Attorney- General was given a standing ovation, as he entered the courtroom by his supporters and till his time of leaving the court building, they were singing and running behind his AJS-079 vehicle celebrating him. Pedestrians along the Law[…]

Ahead of the arrival and distribution of government procured buses in the wake of transportation challenges facing Sierra Leoneans in the metropolis, school pupils equally affected as other members of the public are appealing for fair play in the process. The Ministry of Transportation and Aviation has for almost two years now been negotiating with[…]

The hopes and aspiration of Dr. Samura M. Kamara to become the next president of the African Development Bank (ADB) was yesterday grounded, as he was ousted from the race in the first round, but lauded his compatriots for their moral support. According to reports monitored from Cote D’Ivoire, Dr Samura was the first of[…]