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Why do we go to hospitals?

August 17, 2015 By Sulaiman Momodu In the coming weeks and months, Beyond Borders, which looks at issues beyond tribal, religious, regional, nationality, race, social status, et…

War of Words…

Charles Margai, Frank Kargbo public spat continues August 17, 2014 By Alusine Sesay & Regina Pratt The public spat between Charles Francis Margai and Franklyn Bai Kargbo…

Fuel scarcity hits Freetown again!

…but Petroleum Agency says 8,000 metric tons of petrol expected soon August 12, 2015 By Ibrahim Tarawallie  If frenetic scenes and long queues at fuel stations across…

Call to popularise post-Ebola recovery plan

August 12, 2015 By Alusine Sesay A leading civil society organisation in Sierra Leone, Health Alert, has called on the government to undertake nationwide popularisation of the…

Suicide is leading cause of death among young people

…UNFPA executive director August 12, 2015 The UNFPA executive-director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, says suicide is one of the leading causes of death among young people worldwide. Speaking…

Ebola restrictions relaxed, the difficult task ahead

Ebola restrictions relaxed, the difficult task ahead

August 10, 2015 By Gabriel Benjamin  “Extra-ordinary challenges require extra-ordinary measures. The Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) poses an extra-ordinary challenge to our nation. Consequently, and in line…

Law School Saga…

Defense says former Registrar should be acquitted and discharged   August 10, 2015 Defense Counsel representing former Registrar of the Sierra Leone Law School, J.B. Jenkins-Johnston, said last…

As emergency regulations removed…

Freetown residents revel in new freedom August 10, 2015 By Alusine Sesay Almost a year after widespread restrictions were placed on social and political gatherings as a…

UNSURPRISINGLY…

August 7, 2015 By Abu-Bakarr Sheriff The headline is adopted from a blog by my Zambian friend, Dr. Robert Mtongo, who few weeks ago used it to…

Media wants separate chapter in reviewed constitution

August 7, 2015 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma As the review of the 1991 constitution gathers momentum, media practitioners in Sierra Leone yesterday, 6 August, submitted a position…