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September 2010

Growing up in largely Muslim societies, I learned early that Ramadan, the holy month of Islam, is a time when Muslims reflect on the teachings of the Koran and the oneness of the Umma. As

Oh my goodness! What is all the current frenzy about? EBK’s ministers are almost in a state of panic trying to present their achievements to a people who have grown weary of rhetoric. One would

The anticipated day August 28, 2010 meeting came and went. The 97 degree scorching heat did not deter the determined Koya Progressive Association (KPA) members from different parts of the United States to congregate in

As both the APC and people of Kono are gearing up for the development of Kono, there are equally environmental and health hazards hovering over the people of Kono resulting from the activities of Koidu

Despite the stringent effort the Freetown City Council is making to ensure that Freetown is a clean and decent environment, little effort has been made by residents of the capital to clean their various localities;

The Minister of Energy and Water Resources, Professor Ogunade Davidson has said in a press briefing hosted by the Ministry of Information and Communication at the Youyi building Freetown that his ministry wants to transform

While ministers and deputies have had a stressful work time all day long, wondering whether their names are on list of persons to face the sacking, ten have been identified and are sure to make

The million dollar question that members of the Peoples Movement for Democratic Change (PMDC) need to answer to is whether the political anchor of the party will hold firm and ensure that the pillars keep

The Sierra Leone Exploration and Mining Company (SLEMCO) is now in its advanced stage of conducting an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) study which is a key requirement for the application of a mining lease for

Abu Bakarr Sesay, working at the National Revenue Authority, Mohamed Sesay, a dismissed police officer, Herbert Palmer, Daniel Thompson and Eugene Lansana, all workers of the Sierra Leone Commercial Bank were yesterday granted bail in

A staunch member of the Sierra Leone Peoples Party who is also Chairman of the Kailahun District Council, Councillor Tom Nyuma has disclosed to this medium about His Excellency Ernest Bai Koroma’s determination to provide

The writing on the wall is gradually becoming clear about the way and manner the APC government is playing politics with the issue of  Help A Needy Child International SL (HANCI) and the illegal adoption

Life without praise is nothing, but praise should be given to those who think of rebuilding and sheltering the homeless. African Minerals Limited must be praised for considering reducing poverty throughout the country. Last week Friday

Latest report reaching this press states that the Officer Commanding Forward Operation Base (FOB), Bonthe, Sub Lt. J.S. Kamara has rescued seven fishermen while on their way to Liberia last Friday, 3rd September 2010 at

The Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone has received a complaint of abuse of office by the Magistrate of Court 3.  (Photo: Arthwah Maddie of For di People newspaper) According to a letter of complaint forwarded