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June 2013

Freetown (SLENA)-The Parliamentary Oversight Committee on Education last Friday engaged officials of the Ministry of Education on the current state of education in the country.   (Photo: Hon. Sulaiman Sesa, Chairman of Education Committee, making a

It has come to the notice of this reporter that the so called owners of the Kenema shopping Plaza known as the Kamboi Property Holdings Limited of the Kenema shopping plaza in the centre of

Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to the Peoples Republic of China, Victor Bockarie Foh, on Wednesday 19th June arrived on post following his appointment by Sierra Leone’s President Ernest Bai Koroma. Received by staff of Sierra Leone Embassy

The partnership aims to strengthen collaboration between Japan and African countries to strengthen Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) in Africa TUNIS, Tunisia, June 19, 2013/ -- Dr. Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank

Freetown, June  (SLENA) - As part of a move to bring women together through self-help initiatives, the Member of Parliament for Constituency 097, Hon. Ibrahim Nox Sankoh last Saturday launched the Consider Lane Women’s Development

Freetown, June  (SLENA) - The East District Chairman, Sierra Leone Bike Riders Union (SLBRU), Anthony Dabohas denied knowledge of escaping from the union branch office at SLPMB in Wellington, east of Freetown without paying the

Kambia, June  (SLENA) – The new health and community nurse at Mende Curve, Bamoi Luma in the Kambia District, Maria Kamara has expressed her frustration over the lack of safe drinking water at the centre. Speaking

Freetown, (SLENA) - The Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Dr Khelfala Marah (in photo) on Tuesday 11th June 2013 held a coordination meeting on Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA) at his ministry’s Conference

Daru, (SLENA) - The Director General Sierra Leone Roads Authority, Munda Rogers has disclosed that the new Daru Bridge will be one of the best within the sub-region. (Photo: Old Daru bridge) He made this statement

Moyamba, (SLENA) - In a bid to achieve President Koroma’s agenda for prosperity on infrastructural development, Works, Housing and Infrastructure, Minister Alimamy P. Koroma last week joined Members of Parliament on Works Oversight Committee on

Port Loko, (SLENA) - The Evangelical Institute of Technology in Polo Loko is a beneficiary of a consignment of teaching and learning materials estimated at millions of leones. The consignment which comprised of computers, classroom administrative

An organization called Women Timap has revealed plans to detain President Koroma at State House if he does not accept running for a third term. This was disclosed by the president of the organization, Mary Hannah

Monday June 17, a boat loaded with illicitly mined Zircon sand from Tisana and Mobureh in Moyamba District reportedly landed at the Tombo wharf, escorted by a Mines Warden called Mr. Feika, the Section Chief

British Airways is increasing its West African schedule and will soon be adding a fourth weekly flight to Sierra Leone and Liberia. The announcement comes just nine months after the airline started operating on the routes

Information reaching this medium reveals that disgruntled workers of the SSGI Security Agency have threatened to go on strike for deplorable conditions of service. Our sources reveal that the workers are aggrieved over the meager salaries