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July 2010

Government of Sierra Leone through the Ministry of Health and Sanitation has over the weekend shut down a series of unlicensed pharmacies in the country, a move the Deputy Health Minister has described as protecting

Leaders gathered to renew the Maputo Plan of Action on maternal health at the 15th African Union Summit this past Sunday afternoon in Kampala. Created by African ministers and heads of state in 2006, the

In an exclusive interview with the public relations officer of London Mining Company, Josephine Saidu intimated to this medium that the company is about to land a processing plant in Sierra Leone in the not

The Managing Director for the National Insurance Company Mr. A. Yaskey on the 22nd July at the HFC Mortgage and Saving Bank conference hall at 30 Liverpool Street at about 3 p.m. presented a claim

Workers of Hughes International Security Company are calling on the attention of the government to step in to salvage the long standing problem of salaries and benefit to be paid to about hundred workers by

The President of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission H.E James Victor Gbeho has acknowledged Sierra Leone’s steady growth that is coupled with important and meaningful contributions towards the successful realisation of

Introduction: A recent judgment of the high court of Sierra Leone has compelled me to write this piece. In any given year, several hundred actions are commenced in the high court on issues ranging from

Abuja - The Deputy President of the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Senator Ike Ekweremadu (in photo) yesterday said there is no reason why the Independent National Electoral Commission cannot compile the voters

In January this past winter, my husband and I ventured out into a blizzard-like storm howling through Philadelphia to see Nneka Egbuna perform songs from her new album Concrete Jungle. Her opening words that night

AMAFEP ( Association Malienne des Femmes de philadelphie ) ET Association des Hommes in collabaration with the Centre Culturel Malien (UMACA) and partnering with Dravela Bolibana Production will be presenting Mali's Nene Soumano in concert

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba is likely to miss the start of the season after undergoing a groin operation. The club described the procedure performed on the Ivory Coast international as "minimally invasive". And it is expected that

I don’t attend news conferences especially the weekly showcase ones organized by the Ministry of Information and Communications. However from the various news items as reported in the media I have concluded that they are

The unpleasant voice from the megaphone hits the streets of every corner of Freetown Chanting and eulogizing the development-driven pilot of the Flight to a Corrupt City The journey is a tedious one as the city which

Sudan's international football future is at risk over a row between the country's football association and the government's Sports Commission. (Photo: Sudan FA boss Kamal Shaddad is being prevented from standing in elections) Several candidates,

With Zain Mobile Internet I am connected to Facebook and the World Wide Web! (say’s excited an Zain’s Youth Club member) Zain Sierra Leone, the leading and most innovative telecommunication company in the country over the