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February 2011

Sierra Leone’s Supreme Court has today granted Bu-Buakei Jabbie (in photo) an injunction restraining the party from holding its convention. Abdulai Kamara, FVreetown Stay with Sierra Express Media, for your trusted place in news!

Sierra Leone has suffered tremendously as a result of a foolish eleven years civil war and has lagged far behind on sustainable developments due to ineffective and bad leaderships.  In the presence of war and

ACCRA, 28 Feb - Fish farmers from some  west and central African countries have expressed the desire to diversify their fish farming activities into the sea in the form of mariculture in the Guinea Current

First Secretary and Consular Officer at the Sierra Leone High Commission in the United Kingdom over the weekend told Sierra Leoneans in Denmark to work hard and project the image of their country.  (Photo: Las-Lamin

Saturday's Security Council referral of Libya to the International Criminal Court marks a historic moment in accountability for crimes under international law, Amnesty International said today. The Security Council's vote came after a plea for action

Could it be true?  Erstwhile Managing Director of Skye Bank Sierra Leone, who last week claimed that he was ‘still in post’  may have fled the country over the weekend.  He was spotted by a

ACCRA, 28 Feb - They came with portfolios of national investment projects, seeking backing from each other and partners; they left with promises of support for resource mobilization, one firm commitment and advice on bundling

This medium broke the news over the weekend of the imminent ascent of ex-ACC investigator, Glenna Thompson to the office of Sierra Leone’s Public Prosecutor.  This news was greeted with much rejoicing in Freetown, especially

It has been brought to the attention of the Government of Sierra Leone that certain workers of the Sierra Leone Ports Authority (SLPA) and other ill-motivated persons have been inciting employees to disrupt the operations

Sierra Leone’s Deputy High Commissioner to the United Kingdom/Northern Ireland has said his country’s President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma is one of the most tolerant leaders in Africa in terms of press freedom. “Journalists in Sierra

Behold President Koroma’s appointed Attorney General and Minister of Justice understands it all; “What’s the color of the APC Leader’s Underwear” as said by the Awareness Times. It brings to reflection an article that was written

A security person working for Commodity Trading Company last week fell into the police net for raping a 10 old girl. Alpha Jawandor, age 35, on the 21st February allegedly raped the 10 year old after

Nairobi 25 February, 2011 - airtel Africa today announced the kick off of a unique staff transfer program that will see the first batch of employees from Africa work within the operations of its parent

Listeners say of thought reads disappointment past Friday shortly after it was observed that the moderator of regular BBC World Service Trust Radio show,, unprofessionally handled contextual issues relevant to GST (Goods and Services Tax). It

Hope Micro, a microfinance institution based in Sierra Leone has partnered with Kopo Kopo and Splash Mobile Money to bring mobile financial services to their 16000 microfinance customers. Hope Micro plans to scale the service in