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Local movie pirates to answer to 150 count charges

By Hawa Amara The trio of Abass Kamara, Gibrilla Kamara and Osman Jalloh were last Friday remanded at the maximum security prison on Pademba Road after a…

316 died by road accidents in 2013

By Patrick J. Kamara Three hundred and sixteen (316) people lost their lives in road accidents last year, while another one thousand (1,000) were injured, according to…

Customs officer testifies in alleged trans-West Africa arms traffic into S/Leone

By Hawa Amara  A customs officer deployed at Gbalamuya in Kambia, on the Sierra Leone-Guinea border, Benedict A. Kargbo, yesterday testified at the Freetown Magistrates’ Court No.2…

Confucius Institute donates to FBC

By Samuel Ben Turay Director of the Confucius Institute last Friday donated two sets of multimedia equipment worth US$20,000 to Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone.…

ICSL concludes 2nd phase of training on reforms

By Winifred H. Kargbo The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sierra Leone (ICSL), in partnership with the Council for Standards of Accounting Auditing Corporate and Institutional Government…

Oudama War Victims feed 50 children

Oudama War Victims feed 50 children

Oudama War Victims organisation in Freetown has collaborated with a patriotic Sierra Leonean based in Canada, Kadiatu Sankoh, to feed 50 children at the Deep Eye Water…

Police fortify Youyi building with modern security equipment

Police fortify Youyi building with modern security equipment

By Alusine Sesay & Kerifallah Janneh As part of its robust security strategy in dealing with the threat posed by the Somali Islamist group, Al-Shabaab, of attacking…

Backlash from Rutile murder!

Backlash from Rutile murder!

3 SSGI officers in detention, 1 vehicle burnt By Matthew Jabby In an apparent backlash following the death of a security officer employed by Security Support Group…

Misappropriation of public funds! Le82bn missing

Misappropriation of public funds! Le82bn missing

- Auditor-General’s report reveals By Jariatu Bangura The Auditor-General of Audit Service Sierra Leone, Mrs. Lara Taylor-Pearce, has revealed that there have been cash losses to the…

Tom Nyuma begged to be buried at War Grave

Tom Nyuma begged to be buried at War Grave

By Alusine Sesay & Kerifallah Janneh The fallen former military strongman, Rtd. Col. Tom Nyuma, had – before his death – expressed his wish to be buried…