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Sierra Leone News: At Court Martial…Judge overrules Prosecution

Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Sierra Leone News: At Court Martial…Judge overrules Prosecution

During the sixth day of the ongoing Military Court Martial, while the defence counsels were absent, the prosecution made an application to the bench for the proceedings to continue. The lead prosecutor Gerald Soyei in his four point submission in court yesterday stated why the Judge Advocate should allow for the proceedings to continue. Firstly[...]

Sierra LeoneNews: SLPP vs Allie Bangura…. Defense Counsel identifies irregularities in case filing

Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Sierra LeoneNews: SLPP vs Allie Bangura…. Defense Counsel identifies irregularities in case filing

The first hearing of the case between the former contender of the Sierra Leone Peoples Party Chairmanship, Allie Essa Bangura and twenty-eight current executive members of the Party commenced yesterday at Supreme Court No. 1, with the Defense Counsel submitting that the matter should be dismissed on the grounds of non-compliance and irregularities in following[...]

Sierra Leone News: China to Donate Ebola Medical Supplies

Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Sierra Leone News: China to Donate Ebola Medical Supplies

Spokesman of the Chinese Embassy Mr Xu Zhou announced in Freetown yesterday Wednesday, 23rd April that China will donate medical materials to support Sierra Leone in the prevention of Ebola disease. He said that an agreement on China’s support to Sierra Leone was signed by the Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone, H.E. Mr. Zhao Yanbo[...]

Sierra LeoneNews: As 4 winners off to Anfield..Standard Chartered starts new promotion

Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Sierra LeoneNews: As 4 winners off to Anfield..Standard Chartered starts new promotion

With only four weeks left until the end of the season, Liverpool FC is riding high at the top of the English Premier League. After winning their last ten matches in a row, Liverpool FC hopes to finish in the top four of the premier league, which means qualification for the World’s most prestigious club[...]

Sierra Leone News: Land, Water crisis at Regent

Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Sierra Leone News: Land, Water crisis at Regent

Regent Village is a mountainous village that has lots and lots of water resources, which gave, rise to our colonial masters developing dams and reservoirs all over the village and its surroundings. The Congo and the Sugar Loaf Dams are two, which serve many reservoirs in the village, right down to Malama and Hill Station.[...]

Sierra Leone News: 3.3 Billion People at risk of Malaria- Dr Smith

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Sierra Leone will join the World on the 25th of April, to continue the fight to reduce the risk of malaria, which is still endemic in many Countries. Dr Samuel Smith the National Malaria Control Programme Manager explained that World Malaria Day is to commemorate global efforts to control malaria. He said this year’s theme[...]

Sierra Leone News: Kamarainba supporters storm APC Office

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Supporters of Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray yesterday stormed the headquarters of the ruling All People Congress party following the refusal of the party to grant their leader membership. The supporters were aggrieved that their Leader was not given membership card after paying all his dues last week Tuesday. A group of his supporters gathered at the[...]

Sierra Leone News: KOSA celebrates 62th Anniversary of the school

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Past and present students of the Government Secondary school Kenema have celebrated another year of the founding of the school. This year’s anniversary celebrations started on Monday 21st April with a flag raising ceremony. As part of the schools tradition the Board of Governors as well as the schools administration every year interface with institutions,[...]

Sierra Leone News: Airtel to boost Sierra Leone’s 53rd Independence celebrations

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

As Sierra Leone marks fifty-three years of independence on Sunday, 27th April this year, Airtel will join in the celebrations by playing the national anthem as ring back tune to all its subscribers. The company will also hoist replicas of the country’s national flag (green, white and blue) in fifty-three locations across the country. The[...]

Sierra Leone News: Security sector should remain vigilant-Pres. Koroma

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
Sierra Leone News: Security sector should remain vigilant-Pres. Koroma

President Ernest Bai Koroma has said that the security sector must remain vigilant and work harder. He made this statement at the Miatta Conference hall Youyi Building while formally launching the second security sector review report for Sierra Leone 2012-2022. The president continued by saying that the security service has experienced tremendous transformation and has[...]