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

Chinese Ambassador Zhao Yanbo will next month leave Sierra Leone after a successful stint working assiduously to make the Chinese dream a reality in this part of the world. Amb. Zhao came to Sierra Leone in January 2014, by the time he was settling down, Ebola struck Sierra Leone and automatically he set to work[…]

The Chairman and Commissioner of the National Telecommunications Company (NATCOM) Momoh Konteh during a stakeholders engagement on the use of social media has disclosed that the Commission does not intend to block or ban social media but that they want to manage it. Held at Bintumani conference hall on Tuesday, Konteh said the country is[…]

The year was 1977 and the We Yone Newspaper office was at Fort Street off Circular Road. I was at the gate to drop my feature article when a handsome, young, and unassuming young man offered to usher me to the secretary. That young man was the Late Samuel John. That was when I first[…]

The Head Mistress of the Seventh Day Adventist Lower Primary School in Bo, Madam Gladys B. Hindowa, has given out scholarship to ten pupils who got 300 and above in the just released National Primary School Examination. Speaking at the presentation ceremony at the SDA school ground yesterday, Madam Gladys Hindowa said “I want to[…]

One of Sierra Leone’s multi talented star, Godfrey Lloyd Randall, based in China on Saturday 24th September 2016 flew the country’s national flag high by wining the second Africa Speech contest organised by Madam Samantha Sibanda. This historic event took place at the C Embassy in Beijing where over participants from Africa show casing their[…]

As part of their constitutional mandate for a nationwide engagement on final draft of Boundaries and Wards allocations, the National Electoral Commission (NEC) and stakeholders including Paramount Chiefs have concluded the Bombali district validation process. The validation process of the final draft of constituency and Ward boundary delimitation for Bombali district in the North ahead[…]

Minister of Information and Communications Mohamed Bangura in his Keynote speech yesterday at the Miatta Conference Hall during the National Symposium to repeal Part Five of the 1965 Public Order Act, has said the Criminal Libel Law is very bad and needs to be expunged from our law books. Giving his address, the minister said[…]

The Pharmaceutical Society of Sierra Leone (PSSL) and its affiliated member organisations on Monday joined the world in celebrating the world pharmacists' day at the Hill Valley Hotel conference room. With several stakeholder representatives deliberating on the health threats the world is facing, partners underscored the need for which the fundamental rule of pharmacy professionals - caring for people should be in the centre in providing solutions to the health problems of the world. Giving a brief statement about how the PSSL should work collectively with other organisations, the president Health for all coalition emphasised on some emotional connection between pharmacists and their patients. Keynote speaker, doctor pharm Joseph Kanu noted on what the world expects from [...]

As a way of fulfilling one of their objectives, which is providing learning opportunities to pupils and student, Soroptimist International Club of Freetown (SIF) has over a year been supporting orphaned children of medical workers who lost their lives in the fight against ebola in Sierra Leone. Together with their visitors, Margret Emsley; President Soroptimist[…]

As a way to celebrate the vibrant and mature institution the Government Municipal Secondary School (GMSS) has evolved into, the school alumni association over the weekend organised a symposium to mark the school’s 50th anniversary celebration. Established in October 1966 by the Freetown City Council to accommodate pupils who could not gain admission into the[…]