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Maude Peacock Urges Girls To Focus On Their Studies   The President of the Women’s Forum Sierra Leone (WR-SL), Mrs. Maude Regina Peacock, on Tuesday 11th April 2017 admonished pupils

Thousands of women and girls are becoming abused every year in Sierra Leone and a few only have the courage to reporting the abuses and their abusers –

Statement by the Minister of Political and Public Affairs, Hon. Nanette Thomas, during the International Women’s Day in Midrand, South Africa- 8th March 2017. Salutations; Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen,

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 recently concluded 25thAfrican Union (AU) Summit in South Africa, in which the Chairman, President Robert Mugabe, acknowledged with delight the presence of more women than previous summits

GENEVA ( 12 February 2014) – Sierra Leone’s record on women’s rights will be examined by the UN Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against

When His Excellency the President of the Republic of Sierra Leone Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma took up office in 2007 in his inaugural speech he promised the people

Women all over the World, but particularly in Africa, have been marginalized by men because they were considered as kitchen utensils and child bearers. In Europe and America,

Culture Radio 104.5 FM on 24 Fort Street in the capital of Freetown in collaboration with Bread for the World; a German based organization embarked on a three