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September 2012

Sierra Leone yesterday September 26, 2012, signed two agreements in which the nation acceded to two treaties on sub-regional cooperation relating to the  extension of the outer limits of the continental shelf.  (Photo: Ambassador Touray signs

ARUSHA, Tanzania, September 27, 2012/ -- African heads of state, ministers, private sector representatives, the international community and farmers gathered today at the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) (http://www.agrforum.com) in Arusha to identify concrete actions

Magburaka, September 28 (SLENA): Tonkolili District has been chosen as the venue for this year’s World Rabies Day celebration. This was disclosed to SLENA by a lecturer at the Njala University College, University of Njala, Donald

Pujehun, September 28 (SLENA): The United Brethren in-Christ (UBC) - Sierra Leone Conference has provided food, drinks and other psycho-social needs for six hundred pupils after successfully completing a four-week free holiday school at the

Mile 91, September 28 (SLENA): The Minister of Energy and Water Resources, Oluyemi Robin Coker (in photo), has ended a visit to Mile 91 in the Tonkolili district where he had gone earlier in the

Magburaka, September 28 (SLENA): Primary Elections for parliamentary seats for Tonkolili District will soon start in the district.  (Photo:  Magburaka Maternal and Child Health Clinic) According to the Electoral Commissioner in Magburaka, Stevens Sallu Kabba, the

The people of Gloucester, Leicester, Regent, Charlotte, and environs in the Mountain Community in the Western Area Rural District are not happy with the way and manner they are being neglected by the regime saying

Chief of External Outreach at the National Electoral Commission (NEC), Albert Masaquoi has categorically noted that there will be no extension of the Friday September 28 deadline date for the submission of nomination lists from

The Independent Media Commission (IMC) on Wednesday September 26TH, issued suspension letters to three leading newspapers, namely Awareness Times, Observer, and Senator for gross violation of the IMC code of ethics. The IMC decided to issue

The Head coach of Leone Stars, Lars Olof Mattsson (in photo) has invited 20 players for the 2nd leg against their Tunisian counterpart in Tunis in October 12-1th. The 1st leg ended 2-2 in Freetown and

Sorious Samura returned to Freetown on Monday September 24, 2012 appearing before Justice Abdulai H. Cham in the now infamous Aljazeera 'timber trial' on September 26, 2012, currently held at the High Court of Sierra

Discriminatory social institutions formal and informal laws added to norms and practices that limit their social and economic opportunities, women are all fired up and they just can’t take it no more.  (Photo: President of

The Embassy of the Republic of Sierra Leone in the State of Kuwait under the leadership of His Excellency Ambassador Ibrahim Bakarr Kamara (in photo), has facilitated employments for 217 Sierra Leoneans to work at

Contemporaneously, every added second to the clock in Sierra Leone offers the explosion of ‘saviours’, ‘true patriots’, ‘ameliorators’ or what have you to take this beloved nation to the promise status it has been craving

An expanding, global network of education institutions and non-profit organizations will serve 15,000 economically disadvantaged young people  NEW YORK, September 27, 2012/ -- September 26, 2012 – The MasterCard Foundation (http://www.mastercardfdn.org) today announced the launch of The MasterCard Foundation