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February 2017

As part of the post Ebola transition plan, the United Kingdom equipped the 34 Military Hospital with a Rapidly Deployable Isolation and Treatment Facility (RDITF) at the Peace Mission Training Center, Hastings, Freetown. The primary

Sierra Leone’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Joseph Fitzgerald Kamara aka JFK, who is currently an aspiring APC flagbearer and Presidential hopeful, intimated during an exclusive interview with this writer that his loyalty to

There are many fundamental elements essential for setting up public political debates rather than street rally. For one thing, there must be a spirit of patriotism and public service which extends through every activity of

Hon. Justice Kekura Bangura of the High Court in Bo on Wednesday 22nd February 2017 denied bail to five accused persons standing trial for allegedly committing corruption offences involving soliciting of monies to the tune

Plan International Sierra Leone has on the 23rd February 2017 donated 1 Toyota Hilux vehicle, 3 laptop computers and two DT Yamaha motorbikes worth around $32,000 to the Ministry of Education Science and Technology(MEST). The

Road traffic accidents are a major, but neglected national health problem that is requiring concerned efforts for effective and sustainable prevention. After the ten year senseless war, and almost two years of the Ebola epidemic, Sierra

Kids Advocacy Network (KAN), a local child advocacy organization in the country, on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th February 2017 organized their second National Girls Empowerment Forum at the Kenema District Youth Center.  (Photo: Cross

As part of its mandate of educating the public on the dangers of corruption and the benefits of its eradication and to enlist and foster public support in combating corruption, the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) through

With a date announced for the 2018 general elections, a platform has been provided for parties to officially start the process of ensuring victory at the end. This can be a herculean task for the

Due to its political tranquility and its safe haven reputation, the British colonialists called Sierra Leone “The Cradle of Africa”. Sierra Leone is truly blessed by our forefathers and it is an amazing country, highly

For Perpetrator Of Gross Child Abuse In Kambia The Ministry of Social Welfare Gender and Children's Affairs (MSWGCA) today 21st *February* 2017, has continued to follow up on the topical matter of an assaulted girl child

Since the Legal Aid Board started operations in May 2015, it has amply demonstrated commitment to protecting the rights of children through the provision of legal services, legal education and the introduction of the ‘Child

Freetown, 20th February, 2017 - As part of its contribution to the furtherance of international relations, the Sierra Leone Parliament is hosting the Thirteenth Regional Meeting for West Africa, of the ACP/EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly,

Final Funeral Rites for the Late Edward Babatunde Walter Gustavus Blyden will be as follows: A.) Service of Thanksgiving and Commendation on  Monday 27th February, 2017 at 6pm at  Forest Hill Methodist Church,  Normanton Street,  London, SE23 2DS  B.)  Tuesday 28th February 2017,

In this stage of life, we make our entrances, play our parts well and exit with the grace, mercy, and power of our Almighty Maker. Within its narrow focus in the decades preceding independence, emerging political