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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.

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


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

State House, Freetown, Friday 27 March 2020 - His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has announced that Sierra Leone will close its land borders except for essential commodities effective midnight

State House, Freetown, Friday 27 March 2020 - His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has announced that Sierra Leone will close its land borders except for essential commodities effective midnight

Special Court Complex, Freetown, Wednesday 25 March 2020 – His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has addressed the closing of the three Commissions of Enquiry, COI, into governance processes, assets,

The coronavirus has not hit Sierra Leone yet, but our former colonial masters, Britain, announced today that they are temporarily withdrawing a limited number of staff and their dependents from

The Government has in the last few days issued a raft of “Corona Enhanced Measures” to prepare for any case of infection. It could be recalled that the nation recovered

Two foreign national deportees, Saren Idaho, a Dominican, and Prince Arkman Latoya from The Bahamas, in the Caribbean, have complained that the Government of Sierra Leone (GoSL) has

Recent revelations by the Africanist Press regarding the Financial leeches in the Sierra Leone Government payroll and the astronomical disparities in the salaries of political appointees under the new direction

It is no longer a secret according to majority of Sierra Leoneans that the current Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) under the leadership of Francis Ben Kelfala is nothing but a political tool

The Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) led Government is seen to be trivializing the future of over 1,000 Sierra Leonean youths as Government sponsored students at the Limkokwing University of Creative

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

Sierra Leone’s Statistician General, Prof. Osman Sankoh (Mallam O), has been unanimously  elected as the *Rapporteur*, responsible for *the reports of the United Nations Statistics Commission’s Sessions for

Two weeks ago, the Sierra Leone media was inundated with news reports indicative of an already existing financial crisis facing the government of Sierra Leone. These news reports

Over the past one week or so, Sierra Leoneans especially those in the capital, Freetown, have been struck with perpetual power outage with everywhere in the city wallowing in complete darkness. Sadly,

As more revelations emanate from court documents, the integrity of RDC Ghana, the self-styled dealer/agent of Golden Dragon now stands on a slippery slope as a reminder letter from Xiamen Golden

Former President Ernest Bai Koroma is no more the President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, but he still continues to excel and amaze people both at home and abroad.

Stats SL in a ceremony at its headquarters on Friday 21st February 2020, honoured  three of its former staff who recently attained the mandatory retirement age of 60. This was

The 2018 Presidential candidate and leader of the opposition, Alliance Democratic Party (ADP), Mr. Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray, has stated that the impending marriage of President Julius Maada Bio to the First

Timber logging and trading, a lucrative business which has been a very important and reliable source of income and livelihood for both the Government of Sierra Leone and

The Committee on Basic and Senior Secondary School in Parliament has on Monday 17th February 2020 summoned the West African Examination Council (WAEC) to look into the standard of education and

By every indication, it appears RDC Ghana, the company that signed an MOU with the Sierra Leone Government for the procurement of 200 Golden Dragon Buses in August, 2018, who, having

STANDARDS BUREAU, MOHS, TRADE MINISTRY INDICTED Citizens in Sierra Leone have slammed the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Standards Bureau and the Ministry of Trade and Industry for keeping mute over the

Whilst some people are calling for the removal from office of the Chief Immigration Officer and the Minister of Internal Affairs in respect of the current increase in the price