Sierra Leone Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:45:21 GMTPolice Boss Assures Robust Security for 2018 Elections
[Concord] The new Inspector General of Police has assured the public that they are in a position to provide robust security for the conduct of the 2018 multitier elections, adding that his men are ready to put modalities in place to ensure the conduc...Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:45:28 GMTSamura Kamara to Ride On the Legacy of President Koroma
[Concord] Presidential candidate for the ruling All Peoples Congress Party (APC) Dr. Samura Matthew Wilson Kamara has promised to continue building on the legacies of President Ernest Bai Koroma if he wins the March 7 presidential election.Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:45:40 GMTAhead of March 7 Multitier Elections SLAJ Constitutes Media Monitoring & Review Committee
[Concord] With support from the Canadian Fund for Local Initiatives, the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) has established a Media Monitoring and Review Committee (MMRC) ahead of the March 7 multitier elections.Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:45:34 GMTOpposition Presidential Candidate Announces Running Mate
[Concord] After a long suspense, presidential candidate of the main Opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) Retired Brigadier Julius Maada Bio yestetday finally made public his running mate for the March 7 presidential election.Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:15:21 GMTLISCR End Pre-Season Training in Sierra Leone
[Observer] LISCR FC delegation to Sierra Leone at the Wusum Stars Field in Makeni. (Photo credit: LISCR FC.)
Sierra Leone Patriotic Vanguard Liberia: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf expelled by her party
Outgoing Liberian president Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has been expelled from her party, the Unity Party. The expulsion was announced in a press release issued Saturday January 13.
She is accused by party leaders of supporting president-elect Ge...Ontario, Canada: Premier invites public to Ottawa town hall meeting
Premier Kathleen Wynne is traveling across Ontario to hear from people on the issues that matter most to them. Following engaging town hall meetings in Toronto and Brampton, where the Premier answered questions on everything from cannabis to auto in...Sierra Leone: APC Parliamentarian candidates for March 7, national elections
Kailahun district 001-Sawyer Borbor Tamba 002-Sahr Humu 003-James Moses Sahr K 004-Tommy Ibrahim 005-Mohamed Sheku Kallon 006-Tamu Fedrick Mustapha 007-Alie Dumbuya 008-Fallay Robbin 009-Senesie Mustapha 010-Alfred Tamba
Kenema district 011-Alpha .D...APC-Canada message to APC contestants from Canada
Dear Comrades, You have fought a good fight. You ran an enviable campaign and throughout your stay in Sierra Leone, victory was within your grasp. You have built lasting organizations at grassroots level, all yearning for quality representation. You...Meet the CDP running mate
Credit: Awareness Times Newspaper, Freetown.
Dr. Ibrahim D. Thorlie (photo), a renowned Sierra Leonean medical doctor, a World Bank employed Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician and also an academic Ph.D Holder is the Running Mate to the hottes...
Sierra Leone Standard Times Wed, 03 Jan 2018 07:33:51 +0000Für Sierra Leone e.V surprises Flood Victims with end of year packages
It was a sigh of relief for up to five hundred victims of the recent flood and mudslide incidences in Freetown as Fur Sierra Leone e.V with the support from its German Philanthropists provided them with surprise end of year packages. Part of the end ...Thu, 21 Dec 2017 15:30:49 +0000EU AUDIT REPORT APPLAUDS EPA-SL FOR SOUND ENVIRONMENTAL PRACTICES
An EU audit report has praised the Environment Protection AgencySierra Leone (EPA-SL) for what it describes as the Agency’s exemplary leadership role in the area of “transparency, honesty, dedication and compliance”. These observations were m...Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:21:00 +0000FGM & OUR POLITICAL LANDSCAPE
BY Mustapha Sesay As Sierra Leoneans brace up for the 2018 General and Presidential Elections, one topical issue that will continue to surface is that of Female Genital Mutilation(FGM) in our communities. It is interesting to note that while one set ...Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:14:20 +0000We must protect our girl child
By Mustapha Sesay The Girl Child is a precious jewel that must be protected and cared for at all stages in life despite the challenges parents continue to undergo. In our communities and educational institutions, the external factors created by these...Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:57:06 +0000Sierra Leone’s Anti-FGM and good governance advocate is wanted by the government
Family members have confirmed to this medium that they have received threats from some government operatives to produce the Sierra Leonean born Anti-Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and good governance advocate Ibrahim Kallie Bangura, who fled the cou...