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January 2014

Accompanied by some members of the media, the World Bank Country Director and team ended with field visits to some of the sites of the Energy and the Infrastructural Development Projects in Freetown. At the

First published in the last 2013 edition (issue 0021), of Sierra Update magazine, this article takes a comprehensive look at the landmark legacy of the Ernest Koroma government  from the view of numerous success stories

January 18, 2014 - Following the approval in December by the World Bank Board of Directors of the USD 40m Energy and USD12m for the Public Finance Management Improvement and consolidation Projects, the Sierra Leone

The SLPPNA Washington DC Chapter on January 12th,   2014, organized an interfaith peace and unity prayer service,  in Riverdale, Maryland under the Leadership of Mr. Julius Aruna. Reverend James Kabangai, Officiating Clergy with Reverend Bami

Last week coach Rodolfo Zapata, Argentine Football Association coach and former goalkeeper (in photo) was invited by the Argentine Soccer Coaches Association to be guest speakers at their Annual Soccer Coaching Academy in Buenos Aires

The Membership of Sierra Leone Reporters Union (SLRU) has received reports of its organization being used by imposters to fleece the public by claiming to be members of the union. Some of the imposters have gone

United Sierra Leone has officially released Hip Hop songs of LAJ and Kao Denero, alongside Star Zee and SQB, part of the United Sierra Leone compilation album, featuring top and upcoming artists. The songs tilted: ‘COLOURS’

The Minister of Social Welfare Gender and Children’s Affairs Hon. Alhaji Moijueh Kaikai has received one container full of excess baggage’s for the 2013 Hajj pilgrims which was a generous assistance by His Excellency the

Address by His Excellency on the Occasion of the Formal Launch of the Presidential Meeting of the Forum of Diplomatic and Foreign Relations ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, DR. ERNEST BAI KOROMA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF SIERRA

Bo, Jan. 18 (SLENA) – The Kakua Chiefdom Administration and the Loko community have appointed Mr. Foday Conteh of No. 4 Hill Cut Road, Simbo Town in Bo as regent chief for the Loko community

New York, USA -  Days after Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan signed one of the world’s harshest anti-gay statutes into law, All Out (www.allout.org) and the International Center for Advocacy on Right to Health (ICARH) in

Bo, Jan. 18 (SLENA) - The Assistant Inspector General of Police, South, has discussed with stakeholders the serious challenges posed by the membership of motor bike riders, even though he said they are very helpful

Port Loko, Jan.18, (SLENA) - The urge for stakeholders to team up in enhancing quality education was one of the themes of the New Year Message of the Director of Education, Briama Thaimu Koroma to

The Gambia International Roots Festival is a call-to-action to people from all over the African Diaspora to discover, embrace and re-affirm their ancestral identity. A week-long celebration May 9th-17th, the Roots Festival is the ultimate

All roads will lead to Kabala and the outlying towns of the Koinadugu District this weekend as President Ernest Bai Koroma will formally open three new schools built by Mr. Momoh Konte, businessman, philanthropist and