Your trusted place for Sierra Leone and global news



Past Wednesday, 1st July, 2020, a jury headed by Justice Alhaji Momojah Stevens returned a famous verdict acquitting the former Defence, Internal Affairs minister and head of the then National Ebola

Since the former Defence, and Interior Minister was arrested and charged, among others with treason, the trial-by-social-media and in the court of public opinion has been in overdrive. The court of

After thorough findings on the operation of a less than four months old investment company, Kings Beverages, located at Grafton/Regent Road, Western Rural District, this medium discovered that

TpISENT launches a new platform (https://mooc.edu.sl) on Wednesday to help students in Sierra Leone obtain better passing scores in national and regional exams. Trained, experienced and qualified teachers

As part of their continued commitment to associate itself with the government and people of Sierra Leone during crisis period, the leading mobile phone, Africell, on Wednesday 17th June 2020 donated

Long John, a Sierra Leonean in the Diaspora has released a strong revolutionary song title "Angry Man Don Bus Pan Jollof". The new song is presently dominating every

Chang Li Mining and Trading Company, a newly registered company in Sierra Leone has become the latest entity to join the Government and People of Sierra Leone in

At a press briefing held on Thursday 7th May 2020 at the Council of Churches Hall Kingharman road in Freetown, the Chairman of the Council of Churches Sierra

Goldtree, a oil palm producing Company estate, located at Old Mill Road, Daru Town, Jawei Chiefdom in Kailahun District has not only embarked on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) sensitization,

Nine Presidential nominees have gone through Parliamentary interview at Tower Hill in Freetown. The ceremony marked the Second Session of the Fifth Parliament of the Second Republic of Sierra Leone, Fourteenth Sitting of

The Lunsar police station, the residence of the Local Unit Commander and the house of the Paramount Chief have all been burned to ground by angry youths following

In modern day world, the media is considered an integral aspect to the development of societies. It importance cannot be overemphasized as it possesses the power to make or break everything

I stand to be corrected but since President Bio started implementing his national coronavirus emergency plans, I haven't heard any plan for prisoners held in the over congested correctional centers across

No present-day living specimen, organism or specimen may have ever experienced what the world is witnessing these days; thanks to the pandemic Corona Virus. It goes without saying

With the agility and speed of its spread, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has sent the entire world into shock. Since it emerged in humans in China in late 2019, it has

The world is amazingly taking aback by the seemingly incurable deadly Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID 19). Restrictions have been set, laws promulgated, all geared towards curbing the appalling circumstance of the Coronavirus

Leader of the opposition in Sierra Leone House of Parliament, Honorable Chernor Maju Bah aka Chericoco has asserted that the All Peoples Congress (APC) will forgive but never forget. Hon. Bah made the

A judge at the Fast Track Commercial in Sierra Leone on 3rd March, 2020 struck out the matter between Alie Abess Transport and General Enterprises, the substantive contractor

A two day workshop on Capacity Building Project   networking activities on Peer Learning in Local Councils ended recently with the theme, “Enhancing Service Delivery through Peer Learning in Local Councils”. The workshop which was

When the first Deputy Managing Director of the IMF David Lipton said in an interview with our very own Umaru Fofanah that (a) resources cannot make us rich,

The Chairman of Parliamentary Committee on the Environment, Honorable Ibrahim Tawa Conteh for Constituency 132 has thrown light on the need to protect the environment. Speaking to reporters, Hon. Tawa maintained that

30 January, 2020 - The former Press Attaché to the Kingdom of Belgium has passed away in the Ghanaian capital, Accra, this morning, according to family sources. What a shocking

The Sierra Leone Police Force’s Media One, Superintendent Brima Kamara attached at the Police Headquarters on George Street in Freetown has identified The Chairman, Director General & Owner

The management of Besto Foam Mattress Ltd based in Bottle Field on old Calaba Town Road over the weekend engaged with constituents of the Mayenkineh community in Calaba

The National Telecommunications Commission (NATCOM) in collaboration with the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and mobile network operators on Monday 16th December, 2019 launched ‘Free Regional Roaming

Mrs. Frances Koroma, Headmistress, for Services Children School Infant Girls and Headmistress for Services Children School Infant Boys, Mrs. Rosemarie Brima at Wilberforce Barracks in Freetown has spoken

The Leader and Chairman of one of Sierra Leone’s opposition parties, Alliance Democratic Party (ADP), Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray, who doubles as the 2018 presidential flag bearer of the

At a press conference held on Thursday 7th November 2019, Statistics Sierra Leone (Stats-SL) launched the key findings of the 2019 Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) conducted past

One of Sierra Leone’s opposition parties, National Grand Coalition (NGC), which happens to be the third force in Sierra Leone politics, has expressed grief over the terrible state

Several Police Officers attached at the Jui Police Division are been accused by family members of grabbing their late sister, Hannah Momoh land property situated at Kossoh Town,

The executive Secretary of the National Safety and Radiation Protection Agency (NSRPA), Mr. John Jabati together with the budget committee have on Friday, 11th October 2019, confirmed to

I was passing yesterday along one of the disaster prone slum communities in Freetown, Big Wharf when I spotted an eight year old girl searching for Mega Cola

The General Manager (GM) for Eagle Africa Radio, Theophilus Sahr Gbenda who also serves as the Producer/Presenter of a popular program known as ’Burning Issues’ was attacked by

The Government Consultant Pathologist, Dr. Simeon Owizz Koroma has encouraged Government and philanthropist to help facilitate the DNA technology in Sierra Leone to expedite investigation on sexual penetration

Sierra Leoneans in North Texas Bid Farewell to Dr. Alusine Jalloh (in photo), Professor of History and the Founding Director of the African Program at the University of

The leadership of the majority party in the Parliament of the Republic of Sierra Leone, All Peoples Congress (APC) party has on Friday 14th June 2019 damned in

Representing the United Nations Development Program [UNDP] at the World Environment Day [WED] celebration which commenced from June 5th-eleventh, Madam Tanzila Sankoh encouraged Government to include environmental issues

Responsible governments are expected to make pragmatic choices on resource expenditure and the depletion of scarce resources at times of economic austerity. It is not as if Sierra

Responding to media interviews in Freetown on how to strengthen peace and unity among Sierra Leoneans devoid of regional origin or tribe, the Secretary General for the All

The primary duty of the Sierra Leone Police Force like any other police in the world is to protect people and properties. They maintain order, catch lawbreakers, and

In a bid to transform disaster prone areas and prevent flood mitigation from various slum communities, Freetown City Council (FCC) has partnered with World Bank to start a

Assistant Head of Department, Information, Education and Communication Department, Environment Protection Agency [EPA-SL], Fatmata Bakarr Sesay has highlighted that the agency established in 2008 as amended in 2018

Residents of Congo Bridge and Sanders Drive have expressed fear that the ring road construction which comprises Jomo Kenyatta Road, Hill Cot Road, Regent Road and Kingharman Road

“Comeuppance” is one of my favourite words in the English language. When pronounced by some non-native speakers of the language it sounds a bit like “come upon us”.

The Royal Commonwealth Society, in partnership with The British High Commission in Sierra Leone and MasterPeace Sierra Leone, have launched the 2019 Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition in Freetown. The

Sierra Leoneans across the length and breadth of the country have expressed dismay that, they were expecting His Excellency President Retired Julius Maada Bio to have included Dr.

Magistrate Hanna Bonnie of Court No. recently granted bail to three accused persons include Felix Ibrahim Kamara, Abdul Mohamed Bai Kamara and Sullay Kamara but later taken into

The Acting Leader of the main opposition and majority party in Parliament, Honorable Alhaji Ibrahim Ben Kargbo has cautioned the Leader of Government Business, Sidi M. Tunis that

Justice Momoh Jah Stevens recently told High Court in Freetown that his ruling would determine as to either the MPs would continue to be in Parliament or not