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July 2020

It was Wednesday the 1st day of the new month of July in 2020. The outside scenery of the incident under review took place on a dark and wet evening in the deserted streets of Freetown, around the

Past Wednesday, 1st July, 2020, a jury headed by Justice Alhaji Momojah Stevens returned a famous verdict acquitting the former Defence, Internal Affairs minister and head of the then National Ebola Response Center in the Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma

Putting on hold the proposed property rate of the Freetown City Council (FCC) by the Minister of Local Government, Tamba Lamina, which is designed to give the impression that the said ministry had no knowledge

On Friday 26th June 2020 , a renowned Community Based Organization (CBO) known as Mental Watch Advocacy Network (MWANet –SL ) Sierra Leone in collaboration with Dominion Christian College (DCC SL) has engaged some drug users in Waterloo

Tripoli, an area at Susan’s Bay in central Freetown have unanimously say no to criminals that are disturbing peaceful and innocent citizens at the slum community. The strong decision was adopted at a meeting which attracted not only stakeholders

Since the former Defence, and Interior Minister was arrested and charged, among others with treason, the trial-by-social-media and in the court of public opinion has been in overdrive. The court of public opinion had tried him and given

George Floyd has been laid to rest and may he rest in peace. But his memories are sure to linger on forever, and not just be another hashtag #. He was not the first to die at

Alfred Palo Conteh (in photo), Sahr Anthony Sinnah, and Prince George Hughes, were acquitted and discharged on counts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, & 16.  However, Palo

Leader of the National Grand Coalition (NGC) party in Parliament, Kandeh Kolleh Yumkella has once again manifested his unworthiness as a trusted representative of his people, by outrightly voting to support the confirmation of two presidential nominees as

The insatiable desire by certain government ministers for land acquisition has degenerated into a clash between police officers at Lumley and a squad of soldiers allegedly members of the presidential guards.  On Thursday June 11, a meeting convened

The Sierra Leone Ambassador to Senegal, Alhaji Brima Elvis Koroma   has confirmed the arrest of 87 Sierra Leoneans in Dakar, Senegal. The Ambassador said he was informed on Wednesday 24th June 2020 that the Faidherbe Police Search Brigade in Dakar

After thorough findings on the operation of a less than four months old investment company, Kings Beverages, located at Grafton/Regent Road, Western Rural District, this medium discovered that the corporation is dominated by Sierra Leonean

The Line Manager for the Family Support Unit (FSU) at the Central Police Division, Detective Assistant Superintendent of Police, Mohamed Sillah has informed Journalists that a five year old child, Saffie Koroma was brought at the Big Market

An intense land dispute which has erupted at # 51 Sanders Street in Freetown has left with the complainant, Rev. Victoria Mariama Cole with no option but to go to the High Court of Sierra Leone to seek

A Non Governmental Organization (NGO) whose members based at Kossoh Town, Fourah Bay community in the Eastern part of Freetown has embarked on a non violence campaign and shared over 800 face masks to complement