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29,000 epilepsy patients registered in Sierra Leone

February 12, 2016 By Regina Pratt Some 29,137 patients of epilepsy were recorded between 2012 and 2015, according to national coordinator for Epilepsy Sierra Leone, Max Bangura.…

109 S/Leonean housemaids in Kuwait to be repatriated

109 S/Leonean housemaids in Kuwait to be repatriated

- says Ambassador Kamara February 12, 2016 By Patrick J. Kamara Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to Kuwait, Ibrahim Bakarr Kamara, has told journalists at the weekly press conference…

CSOs concerned over conviction, imprisonment of activists

February 12, 2016 By Alusine Sesay A coalition of civil society organisations, including the Society for Democratic Initiative, Center for Accountability and Rule of Law, and Green…

WHY THE ‘SAFE’ ABORTION BILL 2015 IS NOT SAFE AND WHAT THE PRO-ABORTIONISTS ARE NOT SAYING

February 12, 2016 By: A. Boyzie Kamara Esq. BACKGROUND On the 8th of December 2015, the Parliament of the Republic of Sierra Leone passed the Private Members’…

AIPS congress rejects motion for women quota

February 11, 2016 By Frank Cole in Doha, Qatar A motion put forward by the Sports Journalists Association of Kenya (SJAK) to have one quota for female…

Freetown Uncut announces first music festival

February 11, 2016 By Ibrahim Tarawallie Freetown Uncut, in collaboration with the National Tourist Board, yesterday announced the first ever music festival scheduled to be held at the…

60% illegal fishing in Salone waters

60% illegal fishing in Salone waters

- 80 foreign trawlers in fishing activities, …World Bank Country Manager February 11, 2016 By Joseph S. Margai Some eighty foreign trawlers are carrying out fishing activities…

THE ST. VALENTINE’S DAY MY SHOES WEPT!!

February 11, 2016 By: Winstanley R. Bankole. Johnson Every youth must have at a point in life experienced the dilemma of which one among the list of…

Child labourers not sure about their future

February 10, 2016 By Joseph S. Margai Children who sell wares on the streets of Freetown have expressed fear over their future as most of them have…

Ivory Coast offers 83mw electricity for sale to Salone, others

February 10, 2016 By Joseph S. Margai The Government of Cote d’Ivoire has availed 83 megawatts of electricity for sale to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia. This…