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Sierra Leone News: Special Court convict ‘Gullit’ is back

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
Sierra Leone News: Special Court convict ‘Gullit’ is back

The remains of the late Alex Tamba Brima aka Gullit, a Special Court convict and Former member of the Armed Forces Revolutionary Council (AFRC) have been handed over to the family after an autopsy conducted in King Faisal Hospital in Rwanda, where he passed away. According to the autopsy, the cause of death of Brima[…]

Sierra Leone News: As 3rd Forum on China-Africa Media Cooperation starts …

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
Sierra Leone News: As 3rd Forum on China-Africa Media Cooperation starts …

Salone will go digital before the next forum-Information Minister As a way of strengthening the exchanges and cooperation between the media authorities and media organizations of China and Africa, the 3rd Forum on China-Africa Media Cooperation has yesterday commenced at the lecture hall of Tower C China Peoples Palace in Beijing, China. This historic event[…]

Sierra Leone News: As 8 pupils returned home… IREAN prepares 6th batch for departure

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
Sierra Leone News: As 8 pupils returned home… IREAN prepares 6th batch for departure

As a way to promote education and international relation, the International Education and Resource Network (IEARN) through the youth exchange programme with the United States Department of State has on Thursday cheered home 8 pupils from the US and registered their commitment to set another batch in August. Deliberating on the Core initiative of the[…]

Sierra Leone News: CRSG donates Primary School to Police Community in Jui

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
Sierra Leone News: CRSG donates Primary School to Police Community in Jui

China Railway Seventh Group (CRSG) has constructed a Primary School for the Police Community in Jui and have handed it over to the Inspector General of Police Francis Munu in a ceremony that was held yesterday and graced by the Minister of Works Kemoh Sesay and the acting Chinese Ambassador Wang Yi Ming. In his[…]

Sierra Leone News: Airtel presents Le340m telecoms equipment to Njala University

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Sierra Leone preferred telecommunication network- Airtel yesterday presented Le 340 Million ($50k) worth of telecommunications equipment to Njala University Information Communication Technology (ICT) lab at Henry Street, Freetown Campus. Receiving the equipment, the Dean of the school of technology expressed his sincere thanks and gratitude to Airtel for capacitating the lab with such equipment, which[…]

Sierra Leone News: Kamarainba is delusional -Robin Faley

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

The All Peoples Congress (APC) Publicity Secretary Robin Faley has said the Chairman, Leader, Presidential candidate and Parliamentary aspirant for Constituency 050 in Port Loko District Kamarainba Mansaray is delusional believing that the lies he is telling to the world of APC attacking him will make him win the election. In an interview with the[…]

Sierra Leone News: “We are going to cut off our Support if….” -World Bank’s Perminder Brar

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

The World Bank Country Director for Sierra Leone, Perminder Brar, has informed Sierra Leoneans and the government that they will cut off their support to the country if they notice corruption in any government sector. He made this ‘strong’ statement during the launching of the President’s Recovery Priorities in Magburaka town the district headquarters of[…]

Sierra Leone News: Lack of funding may derail implementation of Sierra Leone’s progressive land policy

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Some six months after cabinet approved the national land policy, there are fears that its ground-breaking provisions may not see the light of day, soon or at all. This year, the government allocated the sum of Le 3.1 billion (about US$ 492,000) in its annual budget to the Ministry of Lands to “support land planning[…]

Sierra Leone News: Trader docked for attempted sexual offence

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

A second hand clothing (junks) trader, Alimamy Bangura of Dauda town has made his appearance in the magistrate court in Kenema before the presiding magistrate Alhaji Sulaiman Koroma on one count charge of sexual offence. According to the particulars of offence the accused was charged on the offence of meeting a child for sexual purpose[…]

Sierra Leone News: As prosecution closes case… 17 Witnesses testify against LAC

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

In the ongoing trial for the murder of David Sydney Buckle Jr. alias DJ Cleff, the prosecution on Monday closed their case against popular and renowned herbalist Baimba Moi Foray alias LA Chocolate, Avril Oreh Renner and Foday Amara Kamara alias G Fag. According to the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP), Sulaiman Bah 17 witnesses[…]