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Parliament passes Safe Abortion Act

December 9, 2015 By Jariatu S. Bangura Members of Parliament yesterday passed into law the controversial Safe Abortion Act, 2015 despite concerns raised by religious leaders, opinion…

‘No Bail for robbery accused this Xmas’

- Judge Alusine Sesay December 9, 2015 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma  A judge at the Freetown High Court has vowed he would not grant bail to any…

Bolstering community participation in constitutional review

December 9, 2015 For the first time in the history of Sierra Leone, nearly one million people, especially hitherto marginalized groups like youths and women are actively…

FIFA monitoring SLFA impasse

December 9, 2015 By Sahr Morris Jr. World football governing body FIFA says it is monitoring the new row that has emerged in the country’s football following…

Policy brief for the review and enactment of the Sierra Leone Fisheries Management and Development Act of 1994 and Fisheries Bill of 2010

December 9, 2015 By Ameena Abubakarr (for and on behalf of Green Scenery) Introduction The fisheries sector plays an important role in the national economy as an…

SLAA to announce new congress date

December 8, 2015 By Sahr Morris Jr. Vice president of the Sierra Leone Athletics Association (SLAA), Emeric Cole, has said they will possibly announce a new date…

100 buses: ACC exonerates LogusKoroma

…but says there were procurement irregularities December 8, 2015 By Mohamed Massaquoi Commissioner of Sierra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday disclosed that the commission has concluded their…

Magazine wharf disaster

December 8, 2015 By Regina Pratt At least four persons – three men and a middle age women – are reported to have died, with several others…

SLRU accuses Parliament of ‘intimidation’

December 8, 2015 By Victoria Saffa The Sierra Leone Reporters Union (SLRU) has in a press release accused Parliament of ‘intimidation’ over the latter’s decision to invite…

Le.254 million Fraud…

Alhaji gets High Court committal December 8, 2015 By Patrick Jaiah Kamara Magistrate Komba Kamanda, presiding at the Magistrates’ Court No.2 in Freetown, yesterday ruled that the…