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May 2012

Sergeant 1579 Kargbo, head of Ross Road Community Policing in an interview with this medium said as a result of the rate of road accidents across the country they have engaged the John F Kennedy,

Ex-chairman Bo District Football Association and Premier League Board, Rodney Michael will on Tuesday 22nd May 2012 will officially declare and launch his campaign as Presidential aspirant for the F.A Top job slated for 21st

Change of Attitude and Behavior was a clarion call from President Koroma to all Sierra Leoneans when he assumed power in 2007.  This slogan (if it could be called that way) sent a wave of

The Acting Mayor of the Freetown City Council, Alhaji Gibril Kanu (in photo) in an interview with this press said on Wednesday last week, at around 5:00 p.m., he received intelligence from one John Lasayoh,

The Sierra Leone national team, Leone Stars international friendly clash against Iraq has been rescheduled to Wednesday May 23 at the Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey at 7:00 p.m. local time (Turkey). The match which was

MOGADISHU (RBC) First contingent from Sierra Leone national army have reached at Somalia’s southwestern town of Doolow on Friday, local sources and military officials told RBC Radio.  (Photo: AU peacekeepers) The Sierra Leone contingent accompanied by

The National Youth Coalition took the bull by its horn to donate to Young People of Bumbuna Town in the Kalasogaia Chiefdom, Tonkolili District. The donated items include a full set of DSTV multi choice

Sierra Leone's Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Middle East and Gulf States Monday, 21st May, 2012 told reporters in Riyadh that Africa has many potentials and areas of investment opportunities. (Photo: Ambassador Munu

Sierra Leone's Leone Stars foreign based coach, Lars Olof Mattsson has showered praise on the country’s newly appointed home-based coaches, John Keister and Lamin Bangura just two days after working with them. The Swede who was

Save Mama Salone Foundation was officially launched at the Miatta Conference Hall at Youyi Building on Sunday 20th May 2012. Led by a development oriented Sierra Leonean, Dauda Kamara Junior, the Foundation is currently on

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) was given a key role in the G8’s next phase NAIROBI, Kenya, May 22, 2012/ -- The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) (http://www.agra-alliance.org) was

On 16 May, convicted war criminal, Charles Taylor (in photo), delivered a 30-minute speech – part plea for clemency, part lubricious defence of his actions, and part grandstanding – before his trial judges at The

WASHINGTON, May 21, 2012 - African Development Bank President Donald Kaberuka (http://www.afdb.org) capped a visit to Washington with a landmark meeting at the Group of Eight (G8) Summit on Saturday. The special session focused on agriculture

President Ernest Bai Koroma has informed the people of Kalasongaia Chiefdom in Tonkolili District that his visit to Bumbuna was to get firsthand knowledge on the recent strike action by AML workers in the township.

The Northern Regional Manager of the Anti-Corruption Commission has called on religious leaders in Makeni to include anti-corruption messages in their preaching.   (Photo: Al-Hassan Sesay Public Educator explaining the rationale for the engagement) Addressing a cross