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SLEITI capacitates journalists and CSOs on use of Online Repository

December 16, 2015 By: Mohamed Fernando Conteh Ahead of the publication of its 2013 EITI Report, the Sierra Leone Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (SLEITI), with support from…

From Ebola Response to Recovery: The case of President Koroma’s Post-Ebola Recovery and Transition

December 16, 2015 The Author: Michael Massaquoi President Koroma’s Post-Ebola Recovery and Transition Programme is almost six months old, and by all indications, there are remarkable improvements…

‘Corruption on the rise in Private Sector’

- ACC Deputy Commissioner December 15, 2015 By Victoria Saffa Deputy Commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), Shollay Davies, has told Concord Times that the rate of…

With support from EU…

Emergency opens hospital in Lokomasama December 15, 2015 By Ibrahim Jaffa Condeh The Emergency Surgical Centre at Goderich has officially opened a first aid trauma post at…

Legal Aid to open Citizens’ Bureau at Fourah Bay

December 15, 2015 The Executive Director of the Legal Aid Board, Mrs. Claire Carlton-Hanciles, has told members of the Fourah Bay Community that her organization will open…

‘Sierra Leone deserves quality and quantity education’

‘Sierra Leone deserves quality and quantity education’

- Says Regina Fallah-Hausman, US based educationist December 14, 2015 By Gabriel Benjamin There have been growing concerns about the state of education in Sierra Leone; literacy rate…

As MPs spar over ‘More Time’ in Parliament: Is President Koroma actually interested?

December 14, 2015 Author, Mohamed Massaquoi There is no doubting the fact that the controversial third term ambition of some elected office holders, particularly presidents, has taken the centre…

EITI educates journalists on use of online repository

December 14, 2015 By Alusine Sesay Sierra Leone Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (SLEITI, in collaboration with the Revenue Development Foundation (RDF), last Friday educated the media on…

Policy brief for the review and enactment of the Sierra Leone Fisheries Management and Development Act of 1994 and Fisheries Bill of 2010

December 9, 2015 By Ameena Abubakarr (for and on behalf of Green Scenery) Introduction The fisheries sector plays an important role in the national economy as an…

Sierra Leone urged to open Embassy in Lebanon

December 8, 2015 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The Lebanese Ambassador to Sierra Leone has pleaded with the government, through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Co-operation, to…