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Auditor General condemns procurement practice in MDAs

January 30, 2015   By Victoria Saffa Following the release of a damning audit report for the 2013 financial year in December last year, Auditor General Lara Taylor-Pearce…

MPs draw daggers over Ebola money

...but Hon. Kabia tenders apology for ‘misinformation’ January 30, 2015  By Jariatu Bangura Parliamentarians on both sides of the aisle in Parliament yesterday drew daggers after a…

Opposition lawmaker slams President Koroma’s media snub

January 30, 2015 By Jariatu Bangura An opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) lawmaker Wednesday slammed President Ernest Bai Koroma’s failure to recognise the media’s role in the…

 OXFAM GB CEO pays courtesy call on President Koroma 

January 30, 2015 The Chief Executive Officer of OXFAM GB, Mr Mark Goldring met with the President of Sierra Leone, Dr Ernest Bai Koroma at the State…

Sierra Leone’s proposed land tenure make-over: Is the draft National Land Policy equal to the challenge?

January 30, 2015  By Sonkita Conteh, Director, Namati Introduction Land is important for many reasons. It is the source of livelihood for individuals and an economic asset…

PARLIAMENTARY UPDATE

Lawmakers debate Presidential Address January 30, 2015 By Jariatu Bangura Members of Parliament from both the ruling and opposition parties have exchanged salvos this week whilst debating…

The Falling Oil Prices: What We Should Know

January 28, 2015 By: Alhaji Abu Komeh In the year 2014 when the Mano River Union countries were hard hit by the deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), the…

As Pres. Koroma intervenes in football crisis…

Stakeholders to boycott SLFA activities January 28, 2015 By Sahr Morris Jr Football stakeholders have in a meeting reportedly resolved not to take part in any football…

Le9.7bn missing in public purse

January 27, 2015 By Jariatu Bangura According to the 2013 Auditor General’s report, auditors estimated a whopping loss in cash and stores worth over Le9.7 billion in…

Sierra Leone: The WRONG Way To Campaign For Kandeh Yumkella

Sierra Leone: The WRONG Way To Campaign For Kandeh Yumkella

January 27, 2015 By Sankara Kamara In almost every politically conscious country, presidential contests are marked by the crafting of campaign messages and the advocacy of political…