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

A review of corruption in Sierra Leone
Commentary Sierra Leone's Corruption: A Strategic Review of Corruption under the SLPP vs the Unchecked corruption in the Past (APC) administration By Edie P Vandy, on behalf of the SLPPNA Communications Committee Sierra Leone's development effort...

Freetown: The Original Sin
Commentary By Dr. Vandy Kanyako, Portland, USA “Land” played a critical role in the founding and shaping (literally) of modern Freetown. The first set of settlers from Europe, North America and the Caribbean were lured to what is now Freetown ...

Human Rights Council universal periodic review: Statement by Ambassador Lansana Gberie
Embassy and Permanent Mission of Sierra Leone Geneva, Switzerland Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review 03 – 14 May 2021 38th Session of the UPR Working Group Session Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 14:30 – 18:00 Proposed comments and answer...

Sierra Leone: Marampa mines to resume operations soon
PV Staff What looked like a long and frustrating dispute with no end in sight finally fizzled into thin air when the government of Sierra Leone and an American company called Gerald Group on Monday decided to settle matters out of court. Each side ...

Sierra Leone: Bishop Kyle Searcy establishes new school at Moselolo village, Moyamba district
Contributed It was a jubilant day on April 20th this year. Dancers from nine villages welcomed their big American Guest visiting Sierra Leone and their village. Bishop Kyle Searcy is Senior Pastor of Fresh Anointing House of Worship International,...

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…