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Resilient institutions and economy key to building human capital economic growth and social development – Amb. Vandi Chidi Minah

Resilient institutions and economy key to building human capital economic growth and social development – Amb. Vandi Chidi Minah

May 27, 2016 By Gabriel Benjamin in Antayla, Turkey  Sierra Leone’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Mission headquarters in New York has affirmed that resilient institutions…

Quarry operation puts Ropath residents at risk

…Over 50 houses cracked! May 24, 2016 By Joseph S. Margai Residents of Ropath village are at risk of contracting diseases like tuberculosis and chronic bronchitis due…

Bubuya & Yebaya women seek help

May 25, 2016 By Victoria Saffa Over 200 women and children in Bubuya and Yebaya villages, in the Tonko Limba Chiefdom, Kambia district, have called on the…

Pregnant and lactating girls complain of hunger at dropping centres in Port Loko district

May 25, 2015 By Joseph S. Margai Pregnant and lactating girls who are currently taking remedial classes in Port Loko district have complained about hunger at dropping…

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…

Commercial motorbikes riders, law enforcement and the politics of Sierra Leone

May 20, 2016 Commercial motorbike riders have created a niche for themselves in the local transport sector, to the extent that they have become indispensible to the…

Sierra Leone’s Auditor General delivers leadership lectures in Abuja

May 20, 2016 Mrs Lara Taylor-Pearce, Auditor General of Sierra Leone, in her capacity as the current chairperson of African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions (AFROSAI-E)…

Re-emergence of traffic lights in Sierra Leone: perceptions versus actuality

May 20, 2016 By Joseph S. Margai Decades after they suddenly disappeared in Sierra Leone’s capital city, Freetown, streetlights have reappeared, with two sets installed at Bus…

United States Extends “Food for Education” Project in Koinadugu District

May 20, 2016 The Minister of Education, Science and Technology officially launched ‘All Pikin for Learn’, a United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) “Food For Education” programme…

Sierra Leone to introduce compulsory civil registration

May 18, 2016 By Memunatu Bangura The Chief Registrar at the National Registration Secretariat disclosed on Tuesday at the Miata Conference Centre in Freetown that the government…