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Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:27:15 GMT
Parliamentary Delegation Pays a Courtesy Call On Salone's High Commission in Kenya
[Concord] Sierra Leone's Parliamentary Delegation to the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Executive Committee Meeting in Nairobi, on Monday,19the July, 2021, paid a courtesy call on Sierra Leones's High Commission in Kenya.

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:27:10 GMT
APC MP's Health Condition Deteriorates in Prison, Denied Bail
[Concord] While renewing his bail application in court, lead Defense Counsel for Honourable Emmanuel Saidu Conteh, on Monday informed the court that, the health condition of his client has deteriorated considerably, stating that the blood sugar of th...

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:27:06 GMT
Eight Sierra Leoneans for 2021 Mandela Washington Fellowship
[Concord] The U.S. Embassy Freetown has announced that eight young Sierra Leonean leaders will participate in the 2021 Mandela Washington Fellowship.

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:27:02 GMT
Suckling Mother Granted Le100 Million Bail
[Concord] One Isatu Marrah, a suckling mother with three months old baby, was yesterday granted bail by Magistrate Sahr Kekura, presiding at the Pademba Road Court No.1 for using electricity illegally.

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:26:55 GMT
Orange Money Agents, Native Consortium Commend Parliament
[Concord] Over nine hundred Orange Money Agents and the Native Consortium and Research Centre, have commended the Parliamentary Oversight Committee on Information and Communication, for ordering Orange Money SL Ltd,to give back the 6% Commission and ...

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Kenyan writer and translator Wangui wa Goro
Wangui wa Goro Born 1961 (age 59–60), Kenya Education University of Leicester; University of London; Middlesex University. Occupation: Academic, social critic, researcher, translator and writer Wangui wa Goro (born 1961) is a Kenyan academic, s...

Siemens to host virtual Smart Mining forum 3-5 of August 2021
Siemens ( hosts Virtual Smart Mining Forum to explore new trends and the impact of technology on the mining sector; Launch of a Hackathon to universities to participate using the low-coding platform, Mendix; Siemens hosts an Enterpri...

Sierra Leone: Vice President engages ECOWAS Commissioner
Contributed Sierra Leone is playing host to the ECOWAS Integrated in Country High Level Advocacy, Coordination and Capacity Building of Multi Stakeholders on the Implementation of ECOWAS IHL, TIP, Gender Based Violence and Child Rights texts in the...

Statement by PM on Emancipation Day
Statement by the Prime Minister on Emancipation Day August 1, 2021 Ottawa, Ontario The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Emancipation Day: “On this day in 1834, the British Parliament's Slavery Abolition Ac...

Happy Emancipation Day!
By Professor Afua Cooper, Canada Happy Emancipation Day. We honour our great ancestors for their fight for our liberty. We continue the struggle. Now the discussion is about reparations. Britain compensated the slaveowners for the loss of their 'pr...

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