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‘Ebola War’: Anticipate!! Be Proactive!!!

By Oswald Hanciles The ‘Ebola virus’ is a living thing.  Like all living things, it obeys the Infinite Divine’s imperative to survive.  The Ebola virus makes a…

Downplaying the Ebola outbreak is a Sign of Irresponsibility!

By Rashid Justice Dumbuya I know Sierra Leoneans are very good at downplaying serious things and even ingenious at making humour out of them. The ‘AFTER U…

The Third Term Debate: Who The Cap Fits

By Alpha Rashid Jalloh – Media and Political Analyst I have been following with keen interest the debate and speculations on successorship to Ernest Koroma by 2018…

The Sierra Leone Sexual Offences Act 2012 (SOA): Protection, Perversion or Persecution of Rights?

By Moses Massa If the recent spates of sexual offences that have been flaring up in Sierra Leone were dizzyingly unanticipated, the social pizzazz and moral debate…

The making of a new constitution: suggestions for the committee of 80

By Sonkita Conteh, Director, Namati, Sierra Leone Introduction After more than 20 years in existence, the 1991 constitution of Sierra Leone is in the process of being…

FAULTY FOUNDATION – FRAGILE BUILDING:

THE BECE SAGA By: Francis Sowa Sometime last year, I wrote an article titled ‘A Call for a National Conference on Education.’ In that article, I raised…

The Sierra Rutile Limited Agreement Ratification Act 2002 to be reviewed in 2014

By Leslie Mboka The Sierra Rutile Limited Agreement Ratification Act 2002 is due to be reviewed in 2014, twelve years since the said agreement came into being.…

‘Unsubstantiated reports on the army can lead to mutiny’

...Minister of Defence warns By Patrick J. Kamara Sierra Leone’s Minister of Defence has said that ‘continuous unsubstantiated report’ about the armed forces by local tabloids could…

Youth Commission highlights challenges

By Ibrahim Tarawallie Commissioner of the National Youth Commission (NAYCOM) Friday stated that despite the successes they have been able to record as a commission over the…

Group promoting rights of women launched in Bo

By Problyn J. Alpha in Bo A community-based organisation working on the promotion and protection of the rights of socially marginalised, vulnerable and disadvantaged women and girls…