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Sierra Leone News: Amb. Zhao bids farewell to Sierra Leone

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Sierra Leone News:  Amb.  Zhao bids farewell to Sierra Leone

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[…]

Sierra Leone News: We don’t intend to block social media but to manage it-NATCOM

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: We don’t intend to block social media but to manage it-NATCOM

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[…]

Sierra Leone News: SDA Headmistress gives Scholarship to ten pupils

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: SDA Headmistress gives Scholarship to ten pupils

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[…]

Sierra Leone News: As he wins Africa speech and dance contest in China…Salone has rich history in slavery- Godfrey Lloyd Randall

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: As he wins Africa speech and dance contest in China…Salone has rich history in slavery- Godfrey Lloyd Randall

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[…]

Sierra Leone News: 11 Constituencies, 31 Wards for Bombali

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: 11 Constituencies, 31 Wards for Bombali

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[…]

Sierra Leone News: Criminal Libel Law is very bad- Info. Minister

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: Criminal Libel Law is very bad- Info. Minister

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[…]

Sierra Leone News: As world pharmacists day celebrated…Pharmacists vow to do more

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

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[…]

Sierra Leone News: Soroptimist provides educational support to ebola orphans

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: Soroptimist provides educational support to ebola orphans

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[…]

Sierra Leone News: GMSS celebrates 50 years of academic excellence

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Sierra Leone News: GMSS celebrates 50 years of academic excellence

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[…]

Sierra Leone News: People should understand how to make a request for information at RAIC

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

The Right to Access information Act, 2013 provides that every person has the right to access information under the control of institutions that receives funds from the Consolidated Revenue Fund and or from any other source on behalf of the people of Sierra Leone. The rationale behind the enactment of the RAI Act is to[…]