Socialize

Home » Archives by category » Issues (Page 480)

Ahead of parliamentary bye-election in Kailahun

…Local Government Minister threatens council workers April 12, 2016 By Mohamed Massaquoi, from Kailahun  The newly appointed Minister of Local Government and Rural Development last Saturday lost…

Lack of Government Support: Children Continue to Suffer in Silence

April 12, 2016 By Joseph S. Margai Negligence on the part of the Government of Sierra Leone to support and promote the wellbeing of Sierra Leonean children…

APC Shenanigans: The Credibility Deficit and the Flawed Census

April 11, 2016 By Yusuf Keketoma Sandi If I was a lexicographer (a person who compiles dictionaries) I would have inserted a new name in the dictionary for…

Dodgy US$15.7m defence contract still haunts poposed Internal Affairs Minister

April 11, 2016  By Hassan Gbassay Koroma While serving as Defence Minister, Alfred Palo Conteh, was a key player in an agreement for the procurement and supply…

Bringing Law to Life: Paralegal Interventions in Natural Resource Exploitation

April 11, 2016  By Sonkita Conteh, Director, Namati Sierra Leone Introduction When a diamond mining company closed its operations in Mofuwe Village, in the south of Sierra Leone,…

‘We are professionals, not politicians’, says Statistician General

April 8, 2016 By Memunatu Bangura Statistician General, Mohamed King Koroma, has stated that they at Statistics Sierra Leone are ‘professionals and not politicians’. Koroma was speaking…

Panama Papers Leak…

Koidu Holdings and Octea Mining exposed!! April 7, 2016 By Gabriel Benjamin On 3 April, the Panama Papers leaked set of 11.5 million confidential documents that provide…

Ecobank sues GIMA Enterprise for Le52m loan

April 7, 2016 By Patrick Jaiah Kamara Ecobank Sierra Leone limited has instituted a civil action in the High Court of Sierra Leone against GIMA Enterprise, in…

FINDING SALVATION III:  Sentimentality Only Induces Emotion And Not Action

April 7, 2016 By Raymond Dele Awoonor –Gordon (awogordon@yahoo.com) For those untainted by ethnic, religious and socio-political colouration, and who can  discern between reason and sentiment, peace…

Parliament proceedings not women friendly, says Hon. Gbappy-Brima

April 6, 2016 By Casper HSU and AL MANSARAY (Bournemouth University interns) A Member of Parliament of Sierra Leone Tuesday said parliamentary proceedings to approve recent presidential…