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Sierra Leone Chinese Chamber of Commerce launched

February 1, 2016 By Victoria Saffa Members of the Chinese Society in Sierra Leone have launched the Sierra Leone Chinese Chamber of Commerce (SLCCC) in Freetown. The auspicious…

Surge in ties: the China/Sierra Leone relations

February 1, 2016 By John Baimba Sesay-CHINA Imagine these figures. Trade between Africa and China is reported to have risen to $220 billion in 2014, which is believed…

Ex-Sierratel employees file Le1.4bn law suit

February 1, 2016  By Patrick J. Kamara Some 74 former employees of the state owned Sierra Leone Telecommunication Company (Sierratel) have filed a law suit against the company…

‘More time is an unconstitutional instrument’

- says Deputy Minority Leader February 1, 2016 By Jariatu s. Bangura Deputy Minority Leader of Parliament has referred to the ‘more time’ campaign as an unconstitutional instrument…

US$90m Kenema-Pendembu road handed over

…but for 12 months defect liability period February 1, 2016  By Joseph S. Margai The ISU Engineering and Construction Company, a South Korean company, Wednesday, 27 January…

Manslaughter accused pleads with relatives for forgiveness

February 1, 2016 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma An accused person standing trial for manslaughter last Friday pleaded for forgiveness and apologised to relatives of the deceased. Abdul Raka…

Kamboi Eagles pull-out of ‘National League’

January 29, 2016 By Sahr Morris Jr. Kamboi Eagles FC of Kenema on Wednesday confirmed they will not participate in the forthcoming football stakeholders’ Premier League dubbed…

Women and children scavenge in dumpsites to eke a living

January 29, 2016 By Joseph S. Margai Despite efforts to empower women and children in Sierra Leone by the government and non-governmental organisations, many are still struggling…

Detective testifies in Aberdeen murder trial

January 29, 2016 By Hawa Amara Detective Police Constable (DPC) 960 Sahid Koroma yesterday testified against one Cornelius Decker, who is charged with allegedly conspiring to murder…

Sierra Leone loses billions revenue to petroleum pricing

- NRA Commissioner laments huge loss January 29, 2016 By Jariatu S. Bangura Assistant Commissioner of Operation, Customs Department at the National Revenue Authority (NRA) yesterday lamented…