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Judge refuses Tengbeh Town murder duo bail

August 26, 2016 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma The presiding Judge in the murder trial of Solomon Bondi and Hector Sesay Wednesday refused bail to the accused on the…

Salomon Kalou out of Sierra Leone encounter

 August 26, 2016 By Sahr Morris Jr.  Ivory Coast and Hertha Berlin striker, Salomon Kalou is set to miss his country’s crucial Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against…

New website for Education Ministry

August 26, 2016 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The Minister of Education, Science and Technology yesterday officially launched the education website (www.education.gov.sl) which seeks to provide quality information on the…

Politics

Mohamed Rahman Swaray outlines victory plan

…As he declares for SLPP National Secretary General August 25, 2016 By Abu-bakarr Sheriff As…

Our Moral Corruption Is Worse Than Financial Corruption.

August 23, 2016 By: Raymond Dele Awoonor-Gordon (awogordon@yahoo.co.uk) You know something, while the chatter all…

Parliament urged to assess integrity of budget execution

August 22, 2016 By Jariatu S. Bangura Consultant of the Public Financial Management Improvement and…

Kono women want Karamoh Kabbah sacked

August 11, 2016 By Mohamed Massaquoi Over 10 women’s and civil society organisations have called…

World

China supports 49 more Sierra Leonean students

China supports 49 more Sierra Leonean students

August 26, 2016 By Memunatu Bangura The People’s Republic of China, through Chinese government scholarship grant, has supported another batch of 49 students from various institutions in Sierra…

Mauritius to hold 2016 Africa Partnership Conference

August 23, 2016 By Gabriel Benjamin Following the success of the Mauritius Africa Partnership Conference in 2014, the Board of Investment will be hosting the Africa Partnership Conference…

Opinion

Developing a modern university in a constantly changing environment

August 26, 2016 By Sulayman Koroma Historically, universities in Sierra Leone have enjoyed a steady advancement in educational growth since 1964.…

‘Beloz’: A Portrait of a Revolutionary Youth

August 23, 2016 He falls within internationally accepted definition of a youth. But though youthful, he has the gait and wherewithal…

Africa

Mauritius to hold 2016 Africa Partnership Conference

August 23, 2016 By Gabriel Benjamin Following the success of the Mauritius Africa Partnership Conference in 2014, the Board of Investment will be hosting the Africa Partnership…

Business

Central Bank re-admits UBA into FX market

August 26, 2016 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma The Central Bank of Nigeria on Wednesday, 25 August, re-admitted the United Bank for Africa (UBA) into the Forex Market,…

Health

Workshop on ‘lessons from Ebola epidemic’ commences today in Freetown

August 24, 2016 A two-day workshop that will take an in-depth examination of the last Ebola outbreak in the sub-region will commence today at the Bintumani Hotel…

Local

EITI boss says natural resources should be used for investment

August 26, 2016 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The new global chair of the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI) has asserted that although Sierra Leone is rich in natural…

Politics

2018 Presidential Election: APC Standard Bearer Aspirants

…..presenting an unpredictable scenario August 10, 2016 By Alusine Sesay As the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) gears up to elect or select a successor to President…

Tech

As NRA/Ecobank mega fraud case resumes…

Defence witness says: ‘I gave US$42,250 to first accused for safekeeping’ By Hassan G. Koroma The second defence witness in the ongoing National Revenue Authority (NRA)/Ecobank mega…

World

Sierra Leone, South Sudan envoys discuss Post-War Reconciliation and Justice

August 23, 2016 By John Baimba Sesay in Beijing, China Envoys of Sierra Leone and South Sudan to China on Monday, 22 August, 2016 met and had…

Business

SLEITI MSG ends work plan dialogue workshop

August 23, 2016 By Mohamed Fernando Conteh With support from the African Development Bank, the National Advocacy Coalition on Extractives (NACE) – in partnership with the Multi-Stakeholder…