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The Mystery (and Challenge) of Kelvin Doe

July 1, 2015 By Oswald Hanciles Almost ‘everybody’ in Sierra Leone knows about ‘Kelvin Doe’ now!! He is the teenage national icon. Kelvin Doe is that genius…

Utilising Local Governance in Post-Ebola Recovery Drive

June 30, 2015 By John Baimba Sesay in China With the country apparently bringing an end to its Ebola chapter, a Post-Ebola Recovery Strategy document could not…

‘Ernest feba Tony (Blair) bad bad wan, O!’

June 12, 2015 By Oswald Hanciles (This article was first published in Concord Times, Standard Times, Nationalist, The Owl, Torchlight, Cocorioko, etc. on January 15, 2013). ‘Ernest …

America in my eyes

June 12, 2015 By Amadu Lamrana Bah My trip to the United States of America in May 2015 was my second travel out of Sierra Leone as…

MEDIA RESPONSE TO THE EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE IN SIERRA LEONE

June 10, 2015 By Tonya Musa – Head of Mass Communications Department, Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone A lead speaker in the Sierra Leone Association…

Post-Ebola Re-branding of Sierra Leone, Liberia & Guinea

June 10, 2015 By Oswald Hanciles “Liberia has an international problem. Ebola has marred the image and identity of our country shoddily. The virus has shaken the…

Between Darkness and Light – The Challenge of Change

June 2, 2015 By: Raymond Dele Awoonor-Gordon (awogordon@yahoo.co.uk) No. I’m not talking about the faux grandeur or charade (take your pick) that’s been on display from political…

Kambia’s Dr. White: from ‘granat’ bag bed to golden bed

May 29, 2015 By Oswald Hanciles Sulaiman Kamara, famously known as ‘Dr. White’, has an evocative rags to riches story that would give goose bumps to readers. …

Does Vocational Education Count?

May 29, 2915 By Ann Marie Dumbuya Imagine you having to use your meager resources to send your child to school to help him or her attain…

Large scale land investments and Sierra Leone’s draft National Land Policy

May 27, 2015 By Sonkita Conteh, Director, Namati 1. Introduction A series of short videos on the website of Sierra Leone’s investment promotion agency (SLIEPA) tout the…