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June 2018

Surprise, surprise!  Tony Blair has wasted little time in getting that vital photo shoot.  There he is sitting boldly in front of our newly elected President offering him his hollow congratulations and professing to admire

Gangster taunts police with step-by-step guide on how to Escape from Britain and get Warm Welcome in Sierra Leone - Welcome allegedly including from our Vice-President http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5806823/Gangster-run-taunts-police-brazen-step-step-guide-flee-UK.html The above article in the link above is now one

SLPP Poses Threat To Religious Tolerance In Sierra Leone Members of the Basharia, a Muslim denomination, community of Sierra Leone are very visibly angry at the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) regional secretariat in Makeni, Bombali

As a nation, we are very much anticipating that electricity supply should not be a topical issue under President Julius Maada Bio’s new direction for the fact that there was free flow of energy supply

Shankerdas & Sons (SL) Ltd, one of Sierra Leone’s oldest manufacturing companies (established in 1939) and one which has received accolades not only Sierra Leone but on the continent for its operations and approach.

The Government Consultant Pathologist, Dr. Simeon Owizz Koroma has stated that metal seats commercial vehicles are the major cause of death in road accident.  (Photo: Dr. Owizz Koroma delivering his lecture on the impacts of

The Minister of Education for Primary and Secondary Level, Alpha Osman Timbo Esq. has intervened promptly to address the issue of scratch cards for over eighty thousand (80,000) protesting private pupils preparing for the 2018

The Sierra Leone Brewery Limited (SLBL), which has been widely acclaimed for producing best quality alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages such as Star Beer, Guinness, Mutzig, Maltina etc is currently on a pre-planting sorghum campaign targeting

The Archbishop in the Diocese of Freetown, Tamba Charles has slammed ban on all graduation ceremonies for primary school leavers in all Catholic schools in the Western Area Urban. The Archbishop made the pronouncement public during

Don Bosco to Implement 2 New Programs In order to fight against the widespread social evils of child trafficking and child prostitution in our country, Don Bosco Fambul, has decided to implement two new programs including

Presidential Villa, Abuja, Nigeria – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio and his counterpart, President Muhammadu Buhari have strengthened the bilateral ties between the two sister countries of the Republic of Sierra Leone and Federal

An open letter to President Bio Dear Mr. President, When your government, on 9th April this year, announced the suspension of timber exportation with “immediate effect”, it felt like the start of a course correction for our

The causes and effect of APC Losing 2018 Elections If we do not know our faults to the causes of losing the past elections, we are doomed to live it as though it were not only

Following the barrage of allegations against the substantive Consultant Managing Director of the Sierra Leone Postal Services (SALPOST), Samuel Koroma (in photo), it was now very clear that they are not true just that some

While the Sierra Leone business community is grappling with the adverse effect of the everyday taxation from the central government coupled with the drastic drop in sales, price inflation and the economic hardship facing the