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The former Principal of the Freetown Teachers College (FTC), Dr. Sahr Fillie is being investigated over the death of his estranged wife, Kadiatu Fillie (Nee Jalloh), after the woman was allegedly ran over by her

State House, Freetown, Thursday 15 November, 2018 - French Ambassador to Sierra Leone and Guinea, Jean-Marc Grosgurin, has paid a courtesy call to His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio at his State House office in

According to reliable sources from the Well of Parliament, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament- Honourable Segepoh Solomon Thomas withdrew his first ruling after severe pressure exerted by Members of Parliament, regarding the E-Passport contract. Members

A group of unscrupulous hustlers is infiltrating the revenue generating sector of the Freetown City Council (FCC) through impersonation and collecting fabulous taxes from unsuspecting traders in the municipality, Sierra Express Media can confirm. The impersonators,

As we predicted yesterday, Mr. Samir Khatar Hassanyeh has been duly elected President of the Lebanese community in Sierra Leone after  Keely contested elections in which he defeated his strong challenger, Mr. Ali Ibrahim Basma. Mr.

There are certain unsubstantiated claims made by Joseph Rahall (in photo) of the Green Scenery in his recent piece which need some clarifications for the benefit of the general public. Socfin has 12,500 hectares out

The Blame Game and Usual Criminalization of Green Scenery Starts Again One thing I have learnt in Sierra Leone in all of my active years is the fact that you should not be straight, when you

Cabinet ministers, chiefs of the armed forces and security services, Ambassadors and High Commissioners, paid their respects at King Tom cemetery on Saturday as part of the Armistice Day remembrance services.  (Photo:  Foreign Minister Alie Kabba

As part of programmes marking the 7th Africa Road Safety Week, the Sierra Leone Road Safety Authority (SLRSA) in Collaboration with the Ministry of Transport & Aviation (MTA) has commissioned the first National Road Safety

This is an important and timely period for our contraption. Historically, when Sierra Leone has faced serious challenges, the contraption has rallied together. Dialoging to confront national problems is a mark of patriotic maturity, not

Who will really like to face a Commission of Inquiry that’s not bound by the rules of evidence and not time bound? Am sure even those that voted for such an instrument to become law

SLPP Lavishes Tax Payers Money On Personal Affairs The Leader and Chairman for the Alliance Democratic Party (ADP) has described the allocation of $1 M which is equivalent to Le9 Billion to construct President Bio’s personal

Current Bio led “Paopa” regime revenge actions against northerners can be masquerade as justice, but it frequently ends up perverting it. The terms revenge and justice often get muddled by dangerous “Paopa” politicians. And that’s hardly surprising, for in

Authorities at the Central Medical Store at New England Ville in Freetown have been accused of poorly administering the Anti-Rabies Vaccine to victims of dog bites. According to reliable sources, the authorities are in the habit

It all started when the Operations Manager of AYV, Madam Stella Bangura updated audience of the robust zest of AYV towards changing the narratives by creating the much needed platform for young people that have