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July 2011

The newly appointed Non-Executive Chairman of Cluff Gold, Mr. Algy Cluff (in photo) has expressed optimism over recent developments at the Baomahun project in Sierra Leone which is expected to contribute an additional 157,000 oz

According to reports in China, the Minister of Education Dr Minkailu Bah (in photo) has refused to harmonize all students in China for them to benefit from government allowance. The report says this has put the

Ports Authority FC on Monday at the Queen Elizabeth II Quay presented the 2011 Africell championship trophy to the Sierra Leone Ports Authority (SLPA) general manger, Captain Benjamin Davies.  (Photo: Captain Benjamin Davies receiving the

After several reports from the Swedish and British media about the Sierra Leonean Ibrahim Tetteh Bangura being wanted by Newcastle, Liverpool, Tottenham and Manchester Untied today it has been confirm that Bursaspor FC is the

Report reaching Sierra Express Media Sports Desk UK has confirmed that Ghanaian champions Asante Kotoko have signed a partnership deal with the English Premier League side Sunderland. Sunderland who has established themselves as a Barclays Premier

I don’t believe that Mohamed (One Drop) Sankoh reads all the newspapers or whether his reading of political commentaries is not selective. It may be that he reads them but prefers not to take notice

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), and Health for All Coalition (HFAC) has organized a two days training of HFAC monitors on Thursday 14th & Friday 15th July 2011 at the One World Link Multi-purpose Hall in

UK Minister for International Development, Stephen O’Brien MP (in photo), is visiting Sierra Leone today (Tuesday 19th July 2011), in his second visit to Sierra Leone as a minister of the United Kingdom Coalition Government. Mr

When Nigeria started its campaign for an access to information law, it was not an easy task especially during the days of former President Olusegn Obasanjo, a former military General. He had his own misgivings

Addressing pressmen Thursday 14 at his Sierra Leone Road Transport Authority (SLRTA) HQ office at Kissy Road, Board Chairman Prof. Harry Turay (in photo) disclosed that the Authority has exceeded its 85% contribution to the

Outlaw copper sales to save NPA cables!  All over the historic city of Freetown one can now see little boys and young adults going all over the place looking for copper which they sell to

Never in recent times has this country witnessed outright inferences in student politics by the central authority than this period when students’ union elections on campuses have always turned out to be very violent with

It has reached Sierra Express Media that there is a split among senior management officers at the National Revenue Authority (NRA).  (Photo: NRA Finance Director Abdulai Conteh) Reports have it that NRA’s Finance Director is at

The quest to connect everyone in Sierra Leone to the only reliable network is indeed a dream come true. On his first visit to Sierra Leone almost a year ago, Manoj Kohli Africa’s CEO made

The former Medical Director at the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Christian Borbor Max-Kanga and his wife are due to appear in the High Court for trial. The accused were before Magistrate Willington of Court No2