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Freetown, Nov. 26 (SLENA) – The 2010 global survey by the World Health Organization found that Africa has the most unsafe roads in the world, with a regional death rate of 24.1 road death per

Masiaka. Nov. 26 (SLENA) – The Principal of the Sierra Leone Foundation Secondary School in Masiakagirl child education, Port Loko District, Mr. Martin Sesay has said that the country’s girl child education project faces serious

Nominations for the 3rd Annual Women4Africa™ Awards, taking place on Saturday the 10th of May 2014 is now open. Check out the categories here http://www.women4africa.com/categories-2/ For Information on how to nominate visit this link http://www.women4africa.com/how-to-nominate/ Women4Africa™ is the

AYV Miss University 2013 Organising Committee would like to bring to the attention of the public that all contestants for this year’s program: i)              must be University or college students ii)             must be 18 years or above iii)           

A high-powered delegation of the ruling APC party is on a tour to bring sanity to the party’s Diaspora branches in Europe and the United States of America. The team, led by the party’s Deputy National

"Violence against women is violence against us all" - Donald Kaberuka TUNIS, Tunisia, November 25, 2013/ -- Statement by Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank (http://www.afdb.org), on the International Day for the elimination of

On Saturday's Talk To Al Jazeera, former South African President Thabo Mbeki (in photo) explained to Mike Hanna why he is critical of the International Criminal Court (ICC) and efforts to impose justice on Africa from the

Freetown, Nov.26 (SLENA) - Workers of the Freetown Waste Management Company have been without salary for the past three (3) months. On Thursday 21st November 2013, they marched up to the Ministry of Labour and Social

Lack of information and communication technology (ICT) infrastructure is holding the African insurance market back LAGOS, Nigeria, November 25, 2013/ -- The African Insurance Organisation has long warned that lack of information and communication technology (ICT)

The Executive of the Sierra Leone Reporters Union (SLRU) is inviting all old and new applicants to an interview at the Union Headquarters on 56 Campbell Street in Freetown on 30th November 2013 at 10:am

Kabala, Nov 21, 3013 - Kabala Secondary School (KSS) celebrated its 53rd Anniversary in grand style last week.  The event took place at the Kabala Central Roundabout in Kabala, Koinadugu District. The Principal of the Catholic

It was in September, 1999 when I first arrived in the United Kingdom. The weather was already too cold for one arriving in a cold country for the very first time from the burning sun

Following the recent riot between the Police and the Ansarul pupils at Kissy which resulted in the shooting of the leg of fifteen year old Mariatu Nas Candrie, a Junior Secondary School III pupil of

Reports reaching this reporter state that the Ministers of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security and Trade and Industry, Dr. Joseph Sam Sesay and Alhaji Usman Boie Kamara respectively have vowed to wage war against poverty

It could be recalled that a certain individual claiming to have called from Somalia was captured live on the widely popular Saturday Monologue Programme where he made some allegations bordering on the “Welfare of RSLAF