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The real truth about Africa

The  real truth about Africa

May 26, 2016 By Ehizogie Ighobor I am an African — a mix of Sierra Leone and Nigeria. I was born in Sierra Leone, and I lived there…

Flashback: 25 May, 1997

…The Day AFRC/RUF murdered our Democracy May 25, 2016 Nineteen years ago today (Sunday, 25 May, 1997), a ragtag group of soldiers called the Armed Forces Revolutionary…

Go to China and you will tell many stories

Go to China and you will tell many stories

May6, 2016 By Alusine Sesay It was in the first week of March 2016, when I received a phone call from the Chinese Embassy in Sierra Leone,…

World Press Freedom Day

EU says freedom of information “key component of democratic governance and development” May 3, 2016 EU High Representative, Federica Mogherini On this day we celebrate the World…

We Need A Moral Reset To Rise Again

April 28, 2016 By: Raymond Dele Awoonor-Gordon (awogordon@yahoo.co.uk) The one painful conclusion that came to mind during my recent visit to Sierra Leone was that the original…

Earth Day 2016: Our Planet, Our Opportunity

April 22, 2016 Author: John Hoover, U.S. Ambassador to Sierra Leone As people around the globe observe Earth Day on April 22, world leaders are making history at…

ICC President on opening the permanent HQ

“The International Criminal Court is here to stay” OP-ED April 19, 2016 By Judge Silvia Fernández, ICC President Today the permanent premises of the International Criminal Court,…

S.108 (3): TELEOLOGY OF DANGEROUS PROPORTIONS?

April 15, 2016 By Moses Massa Teleology simply means the study of ends or purposes of a thing by looking at its outcome; good or bad, and…

Justice Madubuichi Paul: A Judicial Reformer

April 13, 2016 By Abubakar Hashim He is an anti corruption crusader and had sanitized the judiciary sectors in The Gambia and Sierra Leone at the expense…

Bringing Law to Life: Paralegal Interventions in Natural Resource Exploitation

April 11, 2016  By Sonkita Conteh, Director, Namati Sierra Leone Introduction When a diamond mining company closed its operations in Mofuwe Village, in the south of Sierra Leone,…