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A portrait of the Former President of Sierra Leone Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma, has Tuesday June 30th 2020, been tendered in evidence at the Freetown Magistrate Court No.

Sierra Leone, especially during governments led by the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP), has a history of promulgulating obnoxious laws geared towards silencing dissenting views and criticisms against the government. The

An investigative journalism by reporters from over ten of Sierra Leones leading registered newspapers have confirmed that even as Coronavirus is spreading inside the prisons amongst prisoners locked up the authorities

PERSONAL STATEMENT FROM DR. SYLVIA OLAYINKA BLYDEN OOR ON PEACE, UNITY, NATIONAL SECURITY AND RESPECT FOR THE JUDICIARY IN SIERRA LEONE Fellow Sierra Leoneans know me as someone who cannot be forced

On June 5th this year, His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio whilst addressing his audience during the celebration of the World Environment Day, launched the National Tree Planting, Reforestation and Afforestation

Sierra Leone’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Dr. Priscilla Swartz, is said to be under serious pressure following her deliberate failure to present to the Sierra Leone House of Parliament

As CRSG completes additional Construction to the Wellington- Masiaka Road… Sierra Leone Gets Massive Infrastructural Face lift The China Railway Seventh Group (CRSG) has been at the very heart of Sierra Leone’s infrastructural drive. The company has distinguished itself, particularly in the area of road construction, to the extent that it has become a household name in the country. The company continues to prove critical and relevant to Sierra Leone’s quest to improve and expand its existing and potential infrastructure. Work on the 61. 815 kilometer Road from Wellington-Masiaka Road has proven to be one of the biggest Infrastructural Projects

The Chairman of the Timber Association of Sierra Leone (TASL), Alhaji Bah, has said that media report linking him and his executive to an alleged $76,000 dollars scam is not only

The Sierra Leone House of Parliament has unanimously approved the new Chief Executive Officer, (CEO) for Road Maintenance Fund Administration (RMFA), Mr .Mohamed Kallon (in photo) in the Well of Parliament,

The current Sierra Leone Maritime Administration (SLMA) Boss, Mr. Paul Massaquoi (in photo) has being approved by the Sierra Leone House of Parliament in the well of Parliament, OAU Drive, Tower

Media Practitioners across the country have been left surprised, confused and disappointed at parliament’s decision to withdraw the Public Order Act from its table. Reports from parliament indicate that the decision was

In the ongoing much-tropical treason trial of the former Defence Minister in the Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma led All Peoples Congress Government, Alfred Paolo Conteh, there seems to be a

In the last few months, the Nigerian owned Guarantee Trust Bank (GTB) has been on the spotlight for the wrong reasons following a hefty fine levied on the bank by

After spending over three weeks in police detention without charge, and only to be taken to court a few days ago to answer to a ten-counts charge – ranging from

Just when you think that Sierra Leone has had enough COVID on its plate, up pops another controversy. Our country has just played host to a sizeable number of its citizens

Popular female journalist, politician and activist, Dr. Sylvia Blyden and Hussain Muckson Sesay have both been sent back to the male and female correctional centers respectively  following their failure to

The office of the Ombudsman in Sierra Leone has been dragged to the Fast Track Commercial Court by the administrator of the late Justice Cornelius Harding, the owner of the

Falsity In the Annual Financial Statements of the Consolidated Fund for the financial year ending 31st December 2019, Ways and Means advances increased by 54% from Le75.7 billion

Barely two months after a one hundred and eighty eight million Leones fine was levied on the on the bank by the Bank of Sierra Leone for violation of the

In Sierra Leone, unemployment rates remain relatively high, as the vast majority of employable youth cannot secure jobs. The small number which secures jobs regularly suffers from under-employment and lack of

Former Defense Minister, Rtd. Major Alfred Paolo Conteh and two others, Saa Sinnah and Prince Huges will appear before Justice Momoh Jah Stevens Toady in the High Court of Sierra Leone. The

Presidential Lodge, Freetown, Thursday 21 May 2020 - Representatives of the Diplomatic Community in Sierra Leone have in a meeting with His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio commended the government’s

State House, Freetown, Wednesday 20 May 2020 - His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has engaged leaders of Civil Society Organisations, CSOs, at State House on the Coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic

In as much as the country is fighting the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), the Sierra Leone Meteorology (SLMET) department has called on the Government to also embark on massive

It has come to the notice of Dr. Sylvia Olayinka Blyden OOR, currently held in unconstitutional, malicious custody by President Julius Maada Bio’s government, that Pro-Bio elements in the media

The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday 18th May 2020, officially handed over 868 bags of 50 kg China Aid Rice  recovered during the ‘China Rice Investigations” to the Ministry

Before Dr. Julius Maada Bio became the standard Presidential candidate for the ruling Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) for the second time ahead of the 2018 Parliamentary and

President Julius Maada Bio was voted into office in 2018 on the promise that he will fight corruption to its logical conclusion but what is happening today speaks volume of

Today marks 21 days since the arrest and detention of Dr. Sylvia Olayinka Blyden without any charges being preferred to the courts against her person.  The Constitution of

The Citizens Advocacy Network (CAN), a civil society organization regarded as one of the few voices of the people has raised concerns over the continuous detention of a female journalist and

International Lawyers representing detained female journalist and powerful Sierra Leone politician Dr. Sylvia Olayinka Blyden have confirmed that they are in receipt of a copy of a letter written by Dr.

According to  documents from the State House Intelligence Unit and the defunct Economic Crimes and Anti-Fraud Unit which are in possession of Sierra Express Media , Orange Sierra

Following allegations that the Publisher of Awareness Times newspaper,  Dr. Sylvia Blyden, was arrested because of her critical but and controversial publications and postings on social media, we

Delivering his 59th Independent Anniversary message, former flagbearer for the main opposition, All Peoples Congress (APC), Dr. Samura Mathew Wilson Kamara has called on Sierra Leoneans to stay away from tribalism,

President Julius Maada Bio's address to the nation on our 59th independence anniversary is as empty as usual but with a striking and significant note which need not pass unheeded. President Julius Maada

The SLPP govt, by remote control, has sacked a Sierra Leone Broadcasting Corporation staff member of 26 years service for merely praising former govt officials. (Photo: Claudius

My fellow compatriots, we are currently experiencing a very mysterious virus disease that continues to ravage the whole world, sadly without a known cure as of now. So far, its attendant

As the country continued to record confirmed increase cases of Covid 19, War Wounded In Action (WWIA) have on Friday 24th April, 2020 agitated the National Social Security and Insurance Trust

It is no gainsaying the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) led government following its coming into governance in 2018, has long lain what many have described as a political ambush for

A thorough investigation conducted by Sierra Express Media into the alleged sub-standard and adulterated rice supplied to the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF) and the Sierra Leone Police has

The Sierra Leone National Master Fisherman, Mr. Salifu Kamara who also doubles as member of the Sierra Leone Artisanal Fishermen Union (SLAFU) has explained that the lack of Surveillance Boat and

Judging from leaked documents in possession of Sierra Express Media from the State House Intelligence Unit, it is abundantly clear that Major (Rtd.) Alfred Paolo Conteh, who currently stands trial for

Says CISMAT SL Acting Executive Director The Acting Executive Director of Civil Society Movement Against Tuberculosis (CISMAT SL), Sierra Leone, Pastor Paul Brima Bangura, has stated in a

Illicit Timber Trade in Sierra Leone not only has adverse effects on the environment, but it is also reportedly causing an economic burden on the government and people of the

The Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) vehemently condemns the 'merciless beating' of journalist Fayia Amara Fayia by a group of about nine military personnel allegedly led by

The Sierra Leone China Foundation is concerned about and perturbed by news of the global destigmatization of China and Chinese citizens in the wake of the corona virus pandemic. The Foundation has

ACC INDICTS MINISTER OF LABOUR, ALPHA OSMAN TIMBO; DEPUTY MINISTER OF EDUCATION, EMILY K. GOGRA; PERMANENT SECRETARY, CHARLES T. KAMANDA; AND TWO OTHERS  FOR VARIOUS CORRUPTION OFFENCES The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), on

State House, Freetown, Tuesday 31 March 2020 - His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has confirmed that Sierra Leone has recorded its first case of the Coronavirus, COVID-19 and announced

The main opposition Leader in Parliament, Chernor Maju Bah (Chericoco) has raised serious public concern on the way and manner the National Civil Registration Authority (NCRA) is going on with their

There was an intense scene at Cline Town on Friday, 20th March, 2020 as the ACC Scorpion Squad alongside EDSA Officials stormed the Leocem Cement Factory and arrested