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The National Chairman of the Import and Export Timber Association Sierra Leone, Mr. Abass Janneh has confirmed to newsmen in an exclusive interview at his Calaba Town office

A very Senior Officer of the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF),  Brigadier General A.Y. Kargbo (in photo), has suddenly  resigned from the military and fled the

Under the leadership of Managing Director Fidelis Turay & Deputy Managing Director Bockarie Kalokoh, the nation’s oldest state-owned financial service provider, Sierra Leone Commercial Bank (SLCB) has once

The young, dynamic and result-oriented Chief Executive Officer of the National Public Procurement Authority (NPPA), Ibrahim Brima Swarray (in photo) , informed students, during the Annual Public Lecture

On Thursday, 11th July, 2019, Members of Parliament approved four loan agreements presented by the Minister of Finance, Jacob Jusu Saffa. The Islamic Development Bank involved adding value

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 Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) PAOPA led government of President Julius Maada Bio is about to undertake the most expensive infrastructural project in the history of Sierra

Honorable Abdul Karim Kamara of Kambia District has said that the Speaker of Parliament, Hon. Abass Bundu is dramatically corrupting the rules in parliament. Speaking in the well

A Civil Society Organization [CSO], Network Movement for Justice and Democracy [NMJD] was disappointed at Vimetco and other mining companies for failing to grace an interface meeting between

In what seems to be a cover-up for the present predicament of economic hardship in the country - ineptitude and failures of the SLPP led Government of Julius

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

Members of Parliament on Wednesday 19th June, this year removed the controversial State of Emergency on rape. The controversial declaration of President Bio on the 19th February, 2019 was

One of Sierra Leone’s opposition parties, Coalition for Change (C4C) Party, in a press release dated 17th June, 2019, has condemned what it refers to as the acts

Regional Director for World Bank, Henry Godfrey Kerali, has called at the presidency to bid farewell to His Excellency Dr. President Julius Maada Bio, marking the end of

“A footprint and milestone worthy of emulation”, says the Rev. Paul Winner, Vice President of the newly rehabilitated Sierra Leone Importers & Exporters Association, referring to the pragmatic

The former Liberian President, Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has paid a courtesy call on her brother and colleague, former President Ernest Bai Koroma. "I cannot come to Sierra Leone

The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) has committed US$4.9 million to finance the remaining project development activities at Joule Africa’s 143MW Bumbuna II hydropower project in Sierra

A high-level delegation from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, UNESCO, led by its Regional Director, Ydo Yao, has met with His Excellency President Julius Maada

Lawyer Ady Macauley  who represented the former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Samura Kamara who was also the flagbearer for the main opposition, All Peoples Congress (APC) hammered

According to the International Monetary Fund [IMF], last year, the average growth rate for sub-Saharan countries was three percent; Zimbabwe grows by two percent while Sierra Leone grows

Since the emergence of the Julius Maada Bio’s New Direction Government, Sierra Leoneans and citizens in the country have experience major political tensions and divisions in various facet

Dramatic and unprecedented rulings by two High Court judges in Sierra Leone today have disqualified 10 opposition APC party parliamentarians. Nine of their seats have automatically gone to

Bar Association President hits the Nail on the Head  President of the Sierra Leone Bar Association, Basita Michael has said, a government cannot be preaching peace when it is

Presenting a research report on Friday, 24th May, 2019 at the New Brookfield’s Hotel in Freetown, Senior Director, Centre for Insights in Survey Research under the International Republican

In a move to address the social, health and economic consequences of alcohol and drug use, the West African Epidemiology Network on Drug Use [WENDU] has been launched

APC, C4C Slam Non-Participation The Bintumani three (3) Conference on National Peace and Cohesion which the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) led Government through His Excellency, Brig. Rtd.

As we continue to look into the twists and turns around a $500,000 theft and passport fraud case being investigated by the Criminal Investigations Department  involving one Randa

Reports reaching this medium states that, on 3rd January 2019, a financial institution in Sierra Leone, PHB Bank  also known as Keystone Bank, reported a matter of an

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

The Sierra Leone Minister of Lands Country Planning and the Environment, Dr. Dennis Sandy, who is continuously bragging to be an aggressive minister, untouchable and sacred cow in

As the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) led government of President Julius Maada Bio, continues its divide and rule politics in the country with the daily massive sackings

In a bid to continue its partnership with the media, the National Social Security and Insurance Trust (NASSIT) has on Friday 17th May, 2019, ended a one day

For Sierra Leone to have credible data for national development, Statistics Sierra Leone with Supports from its development partners USAID, World Bank, DFID, UNFPA, Global Fund and the

“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”.

With mandates to achieve financial inclusion across West Africa by 2020, and with the Central Bank based on IMF and World Bank recommendations to expand financial inclusivity in

Sierra Leone’s First Lady, Madam Fatima Julius Maada Bio, in another latest video, has once again prayed against serpents and saboteurs within the Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP)

The second indicted person of the National Commission for Social Action )(NaCSA), Richard Turay who is the institution Financial Secretary did not make his first appearance on Monday,

Gabriel Tommy, Director of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) stands accused of undermining President Julius Maada Bio’s New Direction administration. Tommy has not only proved his incompetence in

The National Social Security and Insurance Trust NASSIT on Wednesday, 8th May, 2019 engaged staff of the Sierra Leone Immigration Department in Freetown on the importance for them

Sierra Leonean citizens are now in doubt as to the whereabouts and the health status of Sierra Leone’s former head of State, Captain Valentine Strasser, who was flown

The First lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Her Excellency Fatima Maada Bio, on Friday May 3, 2019 was recognized and awarded a medal as World Peace

On Tuesday April 30th, 2019, the lead Investigator for the Anti-Corruption commission, Andrew Demby told High Court presided over by Justice Fatmata Bintu Alhadi how they conducted a

Mercy Ships Founders Weekend in Arizona, in April 2019, the unveiled Chief Alhaji Samsumana as the African Face 2019. Sierra Leone like several countries in Sub Sahara Africa (SSA)

On Tuesday 30th April, the Minister of Planning and Economic Development, Nabeela Tunis, presented the Government of Sierra Leone’s Medium Term National Development Plan 2019-2023, to the British

Sierra Leone is endowed with great treasures that have the potential to liberate the country from its economic stagnation if properly tapped with serious investments. Tourism alone is enough

On this day gone by: One of the closest and most trusted political advisers to President Siaka Probyn Stevens dies. That came to pass 25 years ago today

April 29, 2019 - On this day gone by: Sierra Leone gets Albert Michael Margai as the second Prime Minister.  That was 55 years ago today April 29,

A wake up call for President Bio The photos below speak for themselves about the very poor turnouts in today's independence anniversary celebrations! There is no spec of doubt that

The High Court of Sierra Leone, Holden at Freetown, and presided over by the Honourable Justice Reginald Sydney Fynn Jnr., on Wednesday 24th April 2019, sentenced Mr. Abdul

Brings More Benefits to the Two Peoples The period between late March and early April is mid-spring in China. It's my real delight to come to work in Sierra