a
Your trusted place for Sierra Leone and global news
Home2018 (Page 5)

August 2018

State House, Freetown, Thursday 16 August 2018 – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has launched the National Tree Planting Campaign that runs from August through to September to increase public awareness around deforestation and

State House, Freetown, Tuesday 14 August 2018 – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has met with a high-level delegation from Canada, headed by the Canadian Minister for International Development, Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, who was

The Parliamentary Oversight Committee on Technical and Higher Education on Monday  13th August 2018 paid a visit to the three campuses of Milton Margai College of Education and Technology on an information sharing process on

The Public Accounts Committee, chaired by the Deputy Speaker of the Parliament of Sierra Leone, Hon. Segepoh Solomon Thomas has on Monday 13th August 2018 started probing some of the Councils in the North and

Bio Sets A "Stage–Managed" Commission Of Inquiry In accordance with the Amended Notice of Private Member Motion, the proposer -Honourable Daniel Brima Koroma, seconded by Honourable Hassan A. Sesay tabled the above motion to the House

Some aggrieved employees have complained the management of Total-Sierra Leone for what they describe as unlawful dismissal especially at Rogbere Junction, Masiaka and Port Loko Town stations in the Northern part of Sierra Leone. According to

As part of its Oversight function to monitor, supervise and investigate all Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), the Parliamentary Oversight Committee (POC) on Public Account Committee (PAC), Chairman Honourable Solomon Thomas Segepoh (in photo) who

State House, Freetown, Tuesday 14 August 2018 - His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has joined fellow Sierra Leoneans to observe the one-year commemoration ceremony for victims of the August 14 2017 mudslide and flooding

10 August 2018: The Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs, Ms. Baindu Dassama, The Executive Director of the Legal Aid Board, Ms. Fatmata Claire Carlton-Hanciles and The Commissioner for the Children’s Commission, Ms.

Matru Jong, Bonthe District, Saturday, 11 August 13, 2018 - Residents of Bonthe District have gathered at the weekend to welcome His Excellency Julius Maada Bio to his hometown, for the first time since his

State House, Freetown Monday 13 August 2018 - His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio (in photo) has met, addressed and bidden farewell to 828 intending pilgrims and 12 members of the Hajj Committee and medical

Member of Parliament of constituency 105, Western Rural District, Hon. Abdul Turay during a debate in Parliament has called on government to consider development for his constituency at Waterloo Rural District. (Photo: Hon. Abdul Turay

The government of Sierra Leone through the resident minister South, Sierra Tropical Ltd (STL) and residents of Lugbu Chiefdom and its environs in Bo district have demonstrated developmental commitment for the agro-processing project. This was made

The  Commission of Inquiry that is to kick start in a few weeks’ time is on the lips of every Sierra Leonean. Whether it is a witch hunt or political accountability, the mere nomenclature about

Let’s Put Young People at the Centre 12 July 2018 - We want to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and make good on our pledge to leave no one behind. We want to build lasting peace.