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The Sierra Leone Ambassador to Senegal, Alhaji Brima Elvis Koroma   has confirmed the arrest of 87 Sierra Leoneans in Dakar, Senegal. The Ambassador said he was informed on Wednesday 24th June 2020

Defeating COVID-19 with Solidarity and Cooperation --Keynote Speech by H.E. Xi Jinping President of the People's Republic of China At the Extraordinary China-Africa Summit On Solidarity Against COVID-19 Beijing, 17 June 2020 Your Excellency

Africa Beyond Covid-19: President George Weah, US Senator Chris Coons, Tony Elumelu and Other Global Leaders at the 2nd UBA Africa Day Conversations Urge Government and Private Sector Collaboration Demand a

The head of the World Health Organization, Mr. Tedros Adhanom, has warned governments and political parties across the world and especially Africa to stop politicizing the Corona Virus (Covid-19) pandemic.  Speaking

£20 million to help African response to coronavirusSupport to help train African health experts to tackle pandemic in Africa The UK will invest up to £20 million in the African Union’s

Advocates Martial Plan to Boost Electricity And Ease Debt BurdenWants Youths Prioritised as SMEs are Empowered The Chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Tony Elumelu (in

On 28 April 2020, Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng spoke with Janis Mackey Frayer of the National Broadcasting Company (NBC) at an exclusive interview. The following is

The Emperor Donald J. Trump has reportedly cancelled his daily White House briefings, complaining that its “not worth the time and effort”. And who can blame him? These briefings have not

Monday, April 20, 2020 - This article is intended to highlight the recent achievements of the African Development Bank under President Akinwunmi Adesina, underscore the need for a smooth Presidential re-election, and

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

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.

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

The Parliament of Sierra Leone has on Tuesday 4th February, 2020 expressed deep sympathy in Freetown to the People Republic of China on the deadly Corona Virus which has claimed lives

The Former Minister of Foreign Affairs in the former APC government Dr Samura Kamara has said that Sierra Leoneans should pray and hope for a speedy containment of the coronavirus in

The Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the Republic of Sierra Leone has formally launched the China Online Visa Application (COVA) system and the Appointment for

SPEECH BY H.E. GUY WARRINGTON, THE BRITISH HIGH COMMISSIONER On 2019 World Press Freedom Day I am delighted to welcome you here today on World Press Freedom Day. The British

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)

As a result of widespread protests, the British Parliament has taken the lead in reducing carbon emissions to zero. Hamburg/London, 3 May 2019. While today the young activists of Fridays for

After holding the people of Sudan to ransom for a protracted period of three decades, the Sudanese dictator has been disgracefully flushed out of power in the wake

A Round Table on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) discussion has ended at the Golden Tulip Hotel, Aberdeen in Freetown on Thursday 14th, March, 2019 in presence of members

FREETOWN - Putting women and girls front and centre in policy decisions and in programmes to tackle hunger and poverty is vital for reaching our goal of a

Dr. Lynda Foray has informed participants in a one day stakeholders meeting at the Hill Valley Hotel that Sierra Leone would join the world to observe World Tuberculosis

Mary Oloiparuni was 13 when she was mutilated. Restrained in a doorway early one morning in her home, she was cut, bled profusely and experienced agonizing pain. The

His Excellency Peter Joseph Francis, Sierra Leone High Commissioner to Kenya who doubles as Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office in Nairobi (UNON), United Nations Environment Programme

Sierra Leone’s Global Footprint through Robust Economic Diplomacy About a month ago, Sierra Leone’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Corporation, Honourable Dr. Alie Kabba had posted on his

State department says Jammeh and members of his immediate family are ineligible to enter the United States. The US State Department has barred former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh and

Marrakech, Kingdom of Morocco, Monday 10 December 2018 - His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has called on world leaders to adopt an effective management of global cooperation

Expresses Hope for Endless Possibilities for Africa Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, Sunday 9 December 2018 – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has addressed the Intra-Africa Trade Fair at

With support from Breakthrough Action, the Ministry of Health and Sanitation in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security, Environment Protection Agency and other partners

Mrs. Gloria Coker, a Sierra Leonean citizen has died in Cairo, Egypt as reportedly suffering from brain injury which hospital sources have qualified as brain cancer. Mrs. Coker who

Sierra Leone’s Democracy and Human Rights credentials under the Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP) government led by President Julius Maada Bio (in photo) are coming under increasing scrutiny

Sierra Leonean human rights lawyer Alpha Sesay (in photo) has urged the International Criminal Court (ICC) to rethink its engagement with Africa as the Court celebrates 20 years

About 30 activists last Tuesday reportedly staged a ‘die-in’ and held billboards reading “stop toxic investments”, “reclaim human rights” and “stop green washing” in front of the ING

Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan, New York City has just released information that Mohamed Daramy, a Sierra Leonean national passed away at the hospital and his remains are

Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to the United Nations, Dr. Lansana Gberie, has presented his credentials as the country’s Permanent Representative to the UN Director General, Mr. Michael Moller. The

Since 2012, 11 October has been marked as the International Day of the Girl, a day designated to draw global attention to the challenges that girls face and

Beijing, China, Thursday 30 August 2018 - The maiden State Visit by His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio to the People’s Republic of China has so far been

Chinese President Xi Jinping has agreed with his Sierra Leonean counterpart to further promote the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership between the two countries.  Both sides have also agreed

As Prime Minister May visits West Africa as the latest stop on her Africa tour, Deputy High Commissioner to Sierra Leone, Colin Crorkin, looks ahead to the future

The British Council, on behalf of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, organised a pre-departure briefing and reception for the 2018-2019 cohort of Commonwealth scholars on Thursday 23 August 2018

Gathering of leaders in Beijing promotes win-win cooperation The Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, acting as a model for South-South cooperation since its establishment in 2000, will continue to be

Lusine Kallon, Sierra Leone’s Deputy Minister of Youth Affairs, has disclosed in China that they are going to use agriculture as “an engine for economic growth in the

Sierra Leonean born global champion for girls' rights and education, Chernor Bah, also known as Ceebah, has been appointed by the United Nations children's body, UNICEF to a

I am deeply saddened to learn of the death of Kofi Annan, who throughout his exemplary career worked tirelessly for a more just and peaceful world, based on

The United Nations is mourning the death of former Secretary-General Kofi Annan, who passed away peacefully after a short illness, according to a statement published on his official

Let’s Put Young People at the Centre 12 July 2018 - We want to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and make good on our pledge to leave no one

Lome, Togo, Monday 30th July 2018 – His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has joined other Heads of State and Government at the ECOWAS-ECCAS Summit in Lomé, Togo,

Robert McKendrick, a British national, who used Sierra Leone’s vulnerability to amass nearly seventeen million pounds / twenty million dollars from various donor organization across Europe on behalf

French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday 4th July 2018 conferred on Nigerian Business magnate, Mike Adenuga the highest French National Honour, Commander of the French Legion.  The investiture