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July 2011

The recent statement by the president, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma at the opening of the NEC headquarters building- that elections are not a matter of life and death, but a healthy competition- may signal reassurance

Ghana and Ivory Coast were given tough tasks when the draw for the 2014 World Cup was made in Rio on Saturday.   (Photo: Five African teams will compete at the 2014 World Cup finals ) Ghana,

The holy month of ‘Ramadan’ will begin Monday, August 1st, 2011, announced the Royal Court in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, quoting the Supreme Court last night. The authorities said the new moon had not been

The African Union has announced it is to hold a summit meeting to pledge help for the victims of Somalia's drought. (Photo: Twelve million are at risk of starvation as the drought and famine intensifies

Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission visits Mogadishu to highlight plight of suffering and announces plan for an international donors conference for Somalia Mogadishu, July 29th, 2011; The Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission

CCACN Sports and Pickering Advisory Committee on Diversity teamup to improve the active lifestyles of multiculturalism in Durham. July 23: TORONTO, ON - CCACN SPORTS has announced the formation of a long-term partnership with the Pickering

In a bid to addressing key corruption issues jointly with key stakeholders, the Anti-Corruption Commission has engaged Staff of the National Fire Force (NFF) in the Southern Region at its Damballa Road, Regional Office in

A competition to design the Memorial for Sierra Leone’s new Peace Museum will be launched Monday, 1 August 2011 at the Special Court for Sierra Leone. The Memorial will depict the suffering of the victims

Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia yesterday joined a good number of diplomats from different diplomatic missions at the Royal Norwegian embassy, Diplomatic Quarters in Riyadh to sign the Book of Condolences

Sixteen Police Chiefs and thirty two senior Police Commanders from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) countries are currently meeting in Abuja the Federal Capital Territory of Nigeria, under the auspices of West

According to talkSPORT, Manchester United are set to run the rule over AIK Solna strike sensation Tetteh Bangura this weekend, the latest in a long list of teams keen on watching the prolific forward in

One of Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) Presidential hopefuls, Usman Boie Kamara, has told the electorates of southeastern Sierra Leone that he will, (if made the flag carrier of SLPP) scatter the ruling All Peoples

Dead men not counted at all, wrong! Very wrong! Go tell it to the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) that some aspirant resident beneath the earth ‘dead men’ in the underworld wants their boxes incorporated

Opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) strongman, Mohamed A. Sandy, is the latest to openly endorse the candidature of John Oponjo Benjamin (JOB), who is seeking re-election for the position of National Chairman and Leader

The Public Relations Officer of the Guma Valley Water Company, Joseph Musa, has revealed that Sumaila Town was not originally on the pipeline of the company which means that the community has no access to