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Sierra Leone News: Political Parties should be responsible-PPRC

Friday, January 30th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: Political Parties should be responsible-PPRC

As representatives of the All Political Parties Association (APPA) presented its report on the Ebola intervention, the Chairman Political Parties Registration Commission (PPRC) Hon. Justice Maitland Tolla- Thompson noted that political parties should be more responsible, in order to gain the trust of the people. Presenting the first phase on the implementation of the PPRC/APPA,[…]

Sierra Leone News: Salone musicians present proposal to President Koroma

Friday, January 30th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: Salone musicians present proposal to President Koroma

Representatives from Sierra Leone Music Federation engaged President Ernest Bai Koroma at State House on Wednesday, on the current status of the country’s music industry, and presented a proposal on the way forward. This they say will ensure that the industry becomes a viable socio-economic sector of the country. The move by the Federation was[…]

Sierra Leone News: OXFAM GB CEO pays a courtesy call on President Ernest Bai Koroma

Friday, January 30th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: OXFAM GB CEO pays a courtesy call on President Ernest Bai Koroma

The Chief Executive Officer of OXFAM GB, Mr Mark Goldring met with the President of Sierra Leone, Dr Ernest Bai Koroma at the State House, on the first of a three -day visit to the OXFAM Sierra Leone Country Programme. The purpose of the   visit to the President was in recognition of the great resilience[…]

Sierra Leone News: UNDP hands over Le 750m equipment to IRN

Friday, January 30th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: UNDP hands over Le 750m equipment to IRN

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Sierra Leone, last Wednesday handed over radio link equipment worth seven hundred and fifty million Leones (Le 750,000,000) to the Independent Radio Network (IRN), to enable some 256 radio stations link up with the network to do simulcast broadcast. The equipment procured and installed by Tiwai Memory Masters,[…]

Sierra Leone News: Airtel donates Le30 million to VODA

Friday, January 30th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: Airtel donates Le30 million to VODA

In a dancing and singing mood of about five hundred and fifty five (555) Volunteers Of Development Association (VODA)Women commonly called street sweepers, one of the leading mobile networks Airtel has donated Thirty million Leones (Le 30 Million) worth of cleaning tools to aid them in their work. The items include five hundred and fifty[…]

Sierra Leone News: SLICO, KBS, Sign Africa donate to St George Foundation

Friday, January 30th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: SLICO, KBS, Sign Africa donate to St George Foundation

Management and staff of Sierra Leone Insurance Company (SLICO), Sign Africa and Kingdom Books Stationery (KBS), a group of companies under the chairmanship of Ambassador Alie Bangura have made a donation to the St. George Foundation for orphans at Grafton Scouts Compound. Making the donation, Fouzia Dyfan said they are making this donation from monies[…]

Sierra Leone News: MRU dialogues on border security

Friday, January 30th, 2015

The Mano River Union (MRU) Thursday commenced a three-day National Consultative meeting on the fight against Ebola with stakeholders on border security. The Deputy Secretary of the MRU, Rev. Linda Koroma in her statement, said the three days consultative conference is very important, as it brings together people that are in the affected areas to[…]

Sierra Leone News: Deputy Speaker leads ECOWAS Parliamentary delegation

Friday, January 30th, 2015

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon. Chernor R.M. Bah, as Head of Delegation to the ECOWAS Parliament, this weekend will lead a-five man delegation of Sierra Leonean parliamentarians to the Extraordinary Session of the ECOWAS Parliament in Abuja, Nigeria. ECOWAS Parliament, also known as the Community Parliament of the Economic Community of West African States,[…]

Sierra Leone News: CSSL two days workshop kicks-off

Friday, January 30th, 2015

The Conservation Society of Sierra Leone in collaboration with the Ministry of Education Science and Technology has started a two days workshop on Environmental Education. The program is being funded by IUCN Guinea Bissau and is taking place at their office premises at Tengbeh Town. In his keynote address, while officially declaring the workshop open,[…]

Sierra Leone News: Media neglected!!MP blasts President Koroma

Thursday, January 29th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: Media neglected!!MP blasts President Koroma

An opposition Member of Parliament representing constituency 02 in Kailahun, Hon. Mustapha Brima has expressed displeasure over the Presidential Address, citing the President’s failure to recognise the efforts of the media in the fight against the deadly Ebola disease. As Members of Parliament discussed the Presidential Address, issues contained in the speech are surfacing every[…]