Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 08:54:15 GMT
First Turkish Ambassador to Sierra Leone Bids Farewell to President Julius Maada Bio
[Sierra Leone Government] Presidential Lodge, Freetown, Friday 16 April 2021 - First Turkish Ambassador to Sierra Leone, Deha ERPEK, has called at the Presidential Lodge on Hill Station to bid farewell to His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio,...

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 08:54:11 GMT
New Country Manager for AfDB Pays Courtesy Call On President Bio, Assures of Her Wealth of Experience
[Sierra Leone Government] Presidential Lodge, Freetown, Friday 16 April 2021 - New Country Manager of the African Development Bank, AfDB, Halima Yussuf Hashi, has paid a courtesy call on His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio where she assured ...

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 13:58:10 GMT
Sierra Leone Mining Dispute Highlights Pitfalls for U.S. Firms
[allAfrica] The decision by Sierra Leone to shut down the operations of U.S.-owned SL Mining has called into question that government's commitment to the rule of law with regard to foreign investors.

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 14:07:36 GMT
Medics Down Tools After Alleged Assault on Woman Doctor by Govt Minister
[Nation] Sierra Leone medical doctors on Tuesday started an indefinite strike over the alleged assault on a female member by a government minister.

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 11:10:07 GMT
Liberia, Sierra Leone FIUs Brainstorm On Collective Fight Against Money Laundering At Border Points
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- The Financial Intelligence Units (FIUs) of Liberia and neighboring Sierra Leone are presently brainstorming on workable measures about fighting trade-based money laundering, the movement of cash along the borders of the ...

Sierra Leone Patriotic Vanguard

Sierra Leone's judiciary undergoes tremendous transformation
Sierra Leone's judiciary undergoes tremendous transformation Contributed The Judiciary of the coastal West African State of Sierra Leone is undergoing tremendous transformation under the current Chief Justice Babatunde Edwards (photo). This trans...

Property in South Africa - Guide to Buying Property in South Africa
Thinking of buying a property in South Africa? Then you need to read our useful guide to buying a property in South Africa. Complete with useful country information and links to estate agents website and an insight in to the buying process of acquir...

Australian writer Magan Magan
Magan Magan is a writer and poet based in Melbourne. He holds a Creative Writing degree from Victoria University. Magan is the author of From Grains to Gold (Vulgar Press, 2018), a collection of poems about grief. His work has been published in Hyd...

EU-Africa Green Talks in Madrid: A green future for Africa
The Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union, in collaboration with the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation (recently) hosted a discussion day on energy transit...

Becoming a Sierra Leonean
Editor's Note: This article was first published in February this year. We think it is very relevant as Sierra Leone continues to welcome its brothers and sisters from the diaspora and to create a Nation from many strands. Dr. Adrienne Hunter,who bec...

Sierra Leone Standard Times

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 10:01:02 +0000
THIS WEEK IN PARLIAMENTECOWAS Parliament discusses Protocol relating to Community Levy
By Abu Bakarr Kargbo Members of the ECOWAS Parliament converged at the Bintumani Hotel Conference Center on Tuesday to discuss…

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 09:58:56 +0000
Energy Minister Commissions Tinkoko Mini Grid…Commends Private Sector Partnership in the Energy Sector
Hours after officially switching on the mini grid lights at Koribondo,Sierra Leone’s Minister of Energy, Alhaji Kanja Sesay, journeyed to…

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 09:57:25 +0000
The Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources, Musa Timothy Kabbah, on 20th March 2021, officially reopened the Tonkolili Iron Ore…

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 09:56:07 +0000
ECOWAS MPs discus Implementation of Community Levy Protocol
Members of ECOWAS Parliament (MEPs) on the second day of the Fifth Legislature’s first Parliamentary Seminar for the year 2021,…

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 09:54:24 +0000
ECOWAS Speaker commends Sierra Leone Hosting Community Levy Seminar
The Speaker of the Fifth Legislature of the Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS), His Excellency Honorable Mohamed Sidi…