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Sierra Leone News: As suspended GM of NPA and Deputy reinstated…Workers demand explanation

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Sierra Leone News: As suspended GM of NPA and Deputy reinstated…Workers demand explanation

Following the reinstatement of the suspended General Manager Dr. Zubairu Ahmed Kalokoh and Deputy General Manager Dennis Garvey of the National Power Authority (NPA), over 800 workers were scattered in and out of NPA at Percival Street demanding explanations with regards the fluctuation of administration. The incident took place on Monday July 21st in a[...]

Sierra Leone News: Nurses demand relocation of Ebola centre

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Sierra Leone News: Nurses demand relocation of Ebola centre

Health workers attached to the government hospital in Kenema are demanding for the relocation of the Ebola management unit from the government hospital compound to another place out of the city to be name Ebola camp as it is being done in Kailahun district. They says the chiefs in the district has vase land to[...]

Sierra Leone News: Call for Village Loan Scheme for pregnant women

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Sierra Leone News: Call for Village Loan Scheme for pregnant women

Director of Reproductive and Child Health, Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Dr Samuel A. S Kargbo recently called on Paramount chiefs and section chiefs of Kukuna headquarter Town in Bramaia Chiefdom and Madina in Tonkor Limba Chiefdom Kambia District to introduce a Savings and Loan Scheme Initiative to help pregnant women, who are in desperate[...]

Sierra Leone News: SLPMC embarks on Ebola sensitization for farmers

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Sierra Leone News: SLPMC embarks on Ebola sensitization for farmers

Staff of the Eastern Regional office of the Sierra Leone Produce Marketing Company (SLPMC) in Kenema city in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, the Government of Sierra Leone and Development partners on Monday 21st July 2014 embarked on Ebola sensitization drive of its farmers and the community in Kenema city. The team[...]

Sierra Leone News: WAAPP hands over vehicles to implementing partners

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Sierra Leone News: WAAPP hands over vehicles to implementing partners

The West Africa Agricultural Productivity Programme-Sierra Leone (WAAPP-SL) has secured and handed over about 15 Nissan hard body vans, nine station wagons and 64 brand new motorbikes to implementing partners, a gesture of promoting productivity in the agricultural sector. The key implementing partners are Sierra Leone Agricultural Research Institute (SLARI), the Ministry of Agriculture Forestry[...]

Sierra Leone News: Man convicted for Ebola provocation

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

A man, John Sheriff, a welder of 82 Blama Road in Kenema city has been sentenced to twelve months imprisonment or to pay an alternative fine of Le 400, 000 (four hundred thousand Leones) when he made his first and last appearance before presiding Magistrate Alhaji S. Koroma in the Magistrate Court in Kenema. According[...]

Sierra Leone News: Blama Road in Kenema turns an eye sore

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Sierra Leone News: Blama Road in Kenema turns an eye sore

Blama Road in Kenema city is becoming dangerous day by day because of its deplorable condition which has resulted in dozens of accidents involving vehicles and motorbikes. Blama Road is one of the major thoroughfares in Kenema city stretching from the center of the city to the Wahman Abu Main Road to Bo. It is[...]

Sierra Leone News: Deputy Governor & Deputy Minister face Parliament

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

The Committee on Appointment and the Public Service yesterday concluded screening process of two Presidential nominees: the Deputy Central Bank Governor and the Deputy Minister of Energy. At Committee Room I in the House of Parliament, the two nominees: Dr. Ibrahim Stevens; proposed Deputy Bank Governor and Ishmael S. Koroma; proposed Deputy Minister of Energy[...]

Sierra Leone News: Tourism Ministry raise Le50m for Ebola

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

The Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, National Tourism Board in collaboration with the Hotel and Tourism Association on Friday held a special fund- raising cocktail Dinner at the country Lodge Hotel to support the Government in the fight against the Ebola outbreak. The President of Hotel and Tourism Association, Allieu Kokobaye, who was also[...]

Sierra Leone News: MP Boosts Constituency 014 in Kenema District

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

The Sierra Leone People Party (SLPP) Honorable Member of Parliament representing Constituency 014 in the Lower Bambara Chiefdom in Kenema District, Hon. Francis Amara Konuwa has revealed his development plan in his constituency that includes the construction of six bridges in Panguma town the chiefdom headquarter of Lower Bambara chiefdom. Hon Konuwa maintained that the[...]