Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone

Tue, 30 May 2023 07:55:33 GMT
SLCL Pres. Doe Writes Sierra Leone Embassy
[New Republic] As the Leadership Crisis within the Sierra Leone Community in Liberia (SLCL) goes unabated, the President of the Community, Mrs. Gloria Isata Sheriff-Doe has officially communicated with the Sierra Leonean Embassy accredited near Liber...

Sun, 28 May 2023 18:02:12 GMT
What Makes Peace Talks Successful? The 4 Factors That Matter
[The Conversation Africa] Peace talks that seek to end armed conflicts are underway in several African countries. Because very few conflicts are resolved on the battlefield, negotiations are fundamental. But they often fail. And even when an agreemen...

Fri, 26 May 2023 05:36:27 GMT
Freetown's Iconic Cotton Tree Destroyed By Storm
[DW] The centuries-old tree that towered over the skyline of Freetown was a symbol for the country's resilience. The President of Sierra Leone has vowed to erect a monument in its place.

Fri, 26 May 2023 08:24:32 GMT
Former Skye Bank Manager, Ikubolaje Nicol At High Court
[Concord] The Former Skye Bank General Manager, Ikubolaje Nicol has made his first appearance at the High Court of Sierra Leone before Justice Adrain Fisher to answer to one count of murder contrary to the laws of Sierra Leone.

Fri, 26 May 2023 08:24:32 GMT
Africell Presents Nle.300 Million to Winners of 'Win Kopor' Promo
[Concord] One of Sierra Leone's leading telecommunication companies, Africell, has on Friday, 19th May, presented the sum of NLe.300 Million to 3 winners of the 'Win Korpor promotion at their office on Wilberforce, Freetown.

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Sierra Leone: Favourable comments and US20.7 million from IMF
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the Sixth and Seventh Reviews of Sierra Leone's Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement, and approved the authorities' request for a rephasing, and extension of the ECF Arrang...

Ady Macauley asks for more
Lawyer Ady Macauley of the opposition All People's Congress party recently requested that Electoral Commissioner Mohamed Konneh and his team provide data for the opposition to see including the voters' register. A source at the electoral commission...

Apply for BBPA scholarship
We are happy to announce the launch of the annual BBPA National Scholarship Program Our mission is to support and empower Black youth and young adults as they pursue higher education and shape the future. If you are entering or currently enrolled ...

Total support for Gento from traditional leaders in Freetown
Contributed Barely twenty-three (23) days to the mayoral election in the Freetown Municipality, all the sixteen (16) Tribal Heads in the municipality have drawn the battle line between the main opposition All People's Congress (APC) candidate, Yvon...

Profile of Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr
Born and raised in Freetown, Mayor Aki-Sawyerr's vision is to improve the lives of Freetown's residents and to make Freetown a destination city. A finance professional with over 25 years of experience in strategic planning, risk management and proje...

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