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Faced with an estimated 15 percent shortfall in domestic revenue due to Covid-19 lockdown restrictions, which battered the economy, Sierra Leone is stepping up efforts to tackle tax

Annually, Sierra Leone is losing an estimated US$ 50 million to illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing.  (Photo: IUU fishing is depriving Sierra Leone of millions of dollars and

The Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources (MFMR), Mrs. Emma Kowa Jalloh has vowed to tackle illegal activities of foreign fishing vessels in various fishpond communities in a

African waters are powerful magnets for illegal and unregulated foreign fishing operations It was midnight on 14 December 2016, when five fishermen in Tombo village near Freetown in Sierra

FREETOWN, April 13, 2017 —  At the invitation of the Joint Operations Center (JOC) in Murray Town, officials from Sierra Leone Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) responsible for

Gamers learn how to conduct an investigation report on environmental crimes For World Maritime Day today, 25 September 2014, Al Jazeera has launched a ground-breaking interactive web game based

The Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF) Navy, under the command of Captain Salieu Kanu, on Friday, January 17 this year, impounded two fishing vessels, the Six

The Revenue Intelligence and Investigation Unit of the National Revenue Authority (NRA)  is reported to be investigating two Asians who were recently apprehended by ASP Bannister of the

National Revenue Authority (NRA) Commissioner, Ibrahim Sorie Kamara, has registered the Authority’s determination to fight illegal fishing in the country. Making the disclosure to Sierra Express Media during an