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Sierra Leone News: Tamba Sam’s death is a big loss to the country and SLPP -Tejan-Sie

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: Tamba Sam’s death is a big loss to the country and SLPP -Tejan-Sie

The Secretary General of the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) Sulaiman Banja Tejan-Sie has reacted to the death of Musa Tamba Sam who was also Spokesperson of the party saying his death “is a big loss not only to the Party but the country as a whole.” Tejan-Sie said the former spokesman served the SLPP[…]

Sierra Leone News: Ward 393 in massive cleaning exercise

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: Ward 393 in massive cleaning exercise

Residents of Ward 393 in the Lumley Community, over the weekend embarked on a massive cleaning exercise which started from the Lumley Community Market and its environs. The chairlady for the Market Kadiatu Tawarally said that they have decided to do such cleaning as they want to have clean environments which will be good for[…]

Sierra Leone News: Petro Jetty engages Ward 361

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: Petro Jetty engages Ward 361

Petro Jetty Limited, a subsidiary of Addax and Oryx group, yesterday engaged local authorities of ward 361. In an informal visit to the community, which was also not spared, from the ebola crisis, Petro Jetty Office Manager Mr Sylvester Mallah took the opportunity to hold discussions with local authorities of quarry and dockyard communities, including[…]

Sierra Leone News: Joshua Community gets Electricity

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: Joshua Community gets Electricity

Joshua Community in Constituency 097, (Wellington) east end of the capital, are proud beneficiaries of a new electricity high voltage transformer. Before unveiling the transformer, the deputy head of distribution at Electricity Distribution and Supply Authority (EDSA), Mr. Francis Nyama said for long, members of Joshua community experienced very low electricity voltage output, which had[…]

Sierra Leone News: In the fight against ebola… CGG, ONS engage Kambia on Security relationship

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: In the fight against ebola… CGG, ONS engage Kambia on Security relationship

Campaign for Good Governance (CGG) and the Office of National Security (ONS) has embarked on a joint initiative to enhance civil-security relationship in the fight against ebola in border communities. On Monday, CGG and ONS had an awareness raising and training with a cross section of security personnel, community leaders and locals at the old[…]

Sierra Leone News: Kabala Division is calm and normal – LUC Bangura

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: Kabala Division is calm and normal – LUC Bangura

The Local Unit Commander (LUC) for Kabala Division Superintendent Alimamy Bangura has described the security status of Kabala as peaceful and standard as a result of the introduction of local policing. The Police Superintendent boastfully made this statement during an exclusive interview with Awoko Newspaper at his Kabala divisional area, while attending a one day[…]

Sierra Leone News: Mahmoud Tarawally rape case…’No injury in victim’s private part-Doctor

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

In the alleged rape and assault case involving the Former Deputy Education Minister, Mahmoud Tarawally, Dr. Matilda King attached to the Rainbow Centre has testified that there was no injury in the (Lady) victim’s private parts. She made this statement during cross examination when defence counsel Sulaiman Koroma asked “where physical force is used in[…]

Sierra Leone News: Holland Shipyard takes over Marine slipway

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

As part of the country’s developmental strive, the Sierra Leone Port Authority (SLPA) through the National Commission for Privatisation (NCP) yesterday handed over the Marine Slipway facilities and equipment to Holland Shipyard for a concession period of 20 years. Given the welcome remarks, the General Manager of SLPA, Abu Bakarr Bangura, disclosed that they together[…]

Sierra Leone News: Customers Hail Mercury Improvement

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Regular customers of Mercury International have hailed the latest improvements made by the company management to record the draws, up load the videos on the web and also the incorporation of SLP, KPMG and Consumer Protection Agency to do the daily draws for transparency  purposes. Speaking on Monday 2nd March 2015  at the Company’s customer[…]

Sierra Leone News: Nurses nationwide engaged on Infection, Prevention Control

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

The rapid spread of the deadly Ebola Virus in the country, which has already claimed the lives of health practitioners in Sierra Leone may not be unconnected with the lack of proper Infection, Prevention Control (IPC) mechanisms in the country’s respective health units. As a result not only was the effect evident on health workers[…]