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March 2011

As governments including Egypt and Cameroon make headlines for shutting down Internet access, Reporters Without Borders issued a new report detailing other countries where access is at risk. The report was issued in conjunction with the

This is a gentle reminder to you all and by extension your friends and contacts that on Wednesday March 23, 2011 at 6:00 p.m to 10:00 p.m. the Embassy of the Republic of Sierra Leone

Joomla which started its roots in 2000 is an award-winning content management system (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications.  Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla

President Ernest Bai Koroma has warned Leaders of the West Africa Insurance Companies Association (WAICA) to avoid dancing to the tunes of the global financial world if they are to maintain a steady sub regional

The high court presided over by Justice Eku Robert has granted judgment ordering Rokel Commercial Bank (RCB) pay a total of Le 2 billion to it’s former workers. Handing down judgment, Justice Robert exclusively ordered payment

Director Sara Terry brings a career's worth of journalistic experience to this assured film making debut that examines John Caulker's Fambul Tok organization, which addresses the deep wounds created by a decade of civil war

Ausenco Limited (ASX: AAX) today announced the award of a US$15 million operations and maintenance service contract for the Tonkolili Iron Ore Project in Sierra Leone, West Africa. The Optimise phase contract involves the provision of

The editor of Global Times newspaper, Sheik M. Bawoh will on Tuesday 22nd launch his campaign for the position of Vice President in the upcoming Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) executive elections. Sheik has served

The public is hereby informed that the Justice Semega Janneh Commission of Inquiry will recommence sittings on Tuesday 22nd March 2011 at the Miatta Conference Hall Centre, Freetown. As you may be aware, the Commission’s terms

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission visited Sierra Leone during March 2-15, 2011 to conduct discussions for the second review of the program supported under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) which was approved by the

This article was motivated as a consequence of what I perceive as an erroneous assessment of the political situation in Kono in relation to the relevance of the Honourable Vice President, Alhaji Sahr Samuel Sidiki

Deputy Chairman of the All People’s Congress Frankfurt Branch has some words of praises and encouragement for the authorities in Freetown.  (Photo: Mohamed S Bangura) Mohamed Bangura said he is very impressed with

Aminatta Forna was born in Glasgow, and raised in Sierra Leone and the United Kingdom.   She writes about the civil war in Sierra Leone, and her book, The Memory of Love, set in the year

According to BoomBox,  Wyclef Jean has reportedly been shot at during a trip to his native Haiti. The former Fugees member was visiting the country to lend his support to presidential candidate Michael Martelly, during Martelly's

Sierra Leonean gospel singer, Giileh will be releasing her debut album “Bringing in the News” this Friday, March 25, 2011 at the Best Western, Capital Beltway, MD, in the United Sates. Look out for Giileh who