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Ebola: If Liberia can do it, Sierra Leone must do it!

Ebola: If Liberia can do it, Sierra Leone must do it!

May 12, 2015 By Gabriel Benjamin “The world is behind UNMEER, and UNMEER is behind the Ebola affected countries. Together, we will get to zero cases.” –…

Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia must turn Ebola crisis into a blessing in disguise

May 12, 2015 By Zainab Tunkara Clarkson (aka Zee Clarkson) Now that the Ebola virus disease pandemic has stopped spreading, the challenge for the affected nations is…

Over 500 pregnant women receive free antenatal care

May 12, 2015 By Regina Pratt The Aberdeen women’s Centre last Friday registered no fewer than 500 pregnant women for antenatal care, as part of the rejuvenated…

Freetown traffic: an unending nightmare

May 8, 2015 By Samuel Ben Turay Having waited at the Regent motor park for about an hour for a bus to central Freetown, 51-year-old Abu Sesay…

Provincial commuters unhappy with gov’t decision

May 8, 2015 By Regina Pratt Provincial commuters have expressed dissatisfaction over the decision by government to withdraw buses plying provincial routes for the exclusive use of…

IPAM certifies parliamentary staff

May 8, 2015 As part of its staff development policy, the Parliamentary Service Commission, in collaboration with the University of Sierra Leone, has concluded a two-week hands-on…

‘Info. Ministry has raised more revenue for gov’t’

- says Deputy Minister May 8, 2015 By Jariatu S. Bangura Deputy Minister of Information and Communications, Theo Nicol, Wednesday told members of the Information and Communications…

Trade Facilitation and Border Security: Striking the Right Balance

May 7, 2015 By Ann Marie Dumbuya The National Revenue Authority (NRA) was established through an Act of Parliament, the NRA Act of 2002, with the core…

Beyond the euphoria of a Social safety net

May 7, 2015 By Abu-Bakarr Sheriff There is certain euphoria, as expected, about the newly launched National Social Safety Net Programme in Sierra Leone. The idea of…

Supreme Court sits on VP injunction petition today

Supreme Court sits on VP injunction petition today

May 5, 2015 By Abu-Bakarr Sheriff The Supreme Court of Sierra Leone will today hear an injunction petition against Ambassador Victor Bockarie Foh which seeks to bar…