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NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Honourable Sylvia Blyden Allays Concerns of Muslims - say Imams & Missionaries
President of Sierra Leone Muslim Missionaries Union (SLMMU) and founder of Voice of Islam Radio (102.5fm), Sheikh M.A. Zaki Kallon has on Saturday 25th June, 2016 expressed that the country’s current Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs, Honourable Dr. Sylvia Olayinka Blyden has effectively allayed prior concerns of Muslim leaders across the country.
Jul 1, 2016, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Akibo-Betts: Legendary Freetown Mayor Remembered
Today, we take a moment to celebrate the life of legendary Freetown City Mayor, Alfred Abraham Akibo-Betts. The late man was born on July 8th 1943, the first of 8 (eight) children to Thomas and Joanna Akibo-Betts. His father, Thomas, was a Train Conductor and because of his profession traveled a lot for work to the provinces.
Jul 1, 2016, 17:10

NEWS
BRAC ranked number one NGO in the world
NGO Advisor announced its 2016 Top 500 NGOs World rankings, and BRAC returned to the top spot Geneva, Switzerland: BRAC, an international development organization dedicated to spreading solutions to poverty worldwide, on 17th June 2016 was ranked the number one NGO in the world by the Geneva-based NGO Advisor, an independent media organization committed to highlighting innovation, impact and governance in the nonprofit sector.
Jul 1, 2016, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Mercury International Company SL Disburses Le 4.2 Billion in Philanthropy
Chairman Charitable Foundation, Mercury Int’l. Company Sierra Leone- Samir Hassanyeh on Thursday 30th June 2016 revealed to journalists that they have so far this year, spent the sum of Le 4.2 billion as a way of fulfilling their corporate social responsibility.
Jul 1, 2016, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : ABC Lauds Sierra Leoneans In Arizona
The Programme Manager of the Attitudinal and Behavioural Change (ABC) Secretariat, Mr. Ishmil Cole has heaped praises on the Sierra Leonean Community in Arizona, United State of America over donation made by the organization to Ebola orphans that worth millions of Leones on Saturday 25th June, 2016 at the Rokel Village Community.
Jul 1, 2016, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : TAC Concludes Public Hearings with Local Councils
Thursday 30th June 2016: The Parliamentary Committee on Transparency and Accountability (TAC), chaired by Hon. Claude D.M Kamanda has concluded a long oversight investigation into the activities of the 19-Councils around the country, to ascertain whether projects are rightfully implemented, and funds disbursed by the GoSL (Government of Sierra Leone) are used for their intended purposes.
Jul 1, 2016, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Community Engagement on President's Recovery Priorities Underway in Bo District
After the launch of the second phase of the Ebola Recovery Programme, the President’s Recovery Priorities Team on June 29, 2016 commenced a regional community engagement tour in Bo district, southern region.
Jul 1, 2016, 17:00

NEWS : Politics
SLPP Factions in Disarray as PAOPA AAA Fight Deepens
Fight between the Alliance of All Aspirants (AAA) and the Paopa faction of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) has deepened as some members of the Alliance have on Wednesday 29th June, 2016 promised to implant discipline in some Paopa supporters. This follows the booming controversy over results of the lower level elections held by the party.
Jun 30, 2016, 17:08

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone Ebola Survivors to become Entrepreneurs
In keeping with aspiration of His Excellency President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma to improve upon lives of survivors of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) after their traumatic experience, the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender & Children’s Affairs (MSWGCA) in collaboration with donor partners like United Nations, is poised to embark upon transforming vulnerable and dependent survivors into self-employed formally registered entrepreneurs with a capacity to compete for business in the country.
Jun 30, 2016, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : 300 Volunteers Needed to Test ‘top secret’ Ebola Vaccine
The new potential cure has been developed by the State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology VECTOR, and now goes for trials.
Jun 30, 2016, 17:04


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Sierra Leone News : Honourable Sylvia Blyden Allays Concerns of Muslims - say Imams & Missionaries
Sierra Leone News : Akibo-Betts: Legendary Freetown Mayor Remembered
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SPECIAL REPORTS
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Mr. Edward Babatunde Blyden Located: We Give God the Glory!
QUOTABLE QUOTE ON NEGATIVE SIERRA LEONE POLITICKING
FEATURES
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WHEN PRESIDENT KOROMA PROMISES HE DELIVERS-HEALTH MINISTER TELLS WATERLOO PEOPLE
Sierra Leone Politics: Emergency, SLPP, Sections 77(1)(k) & 77(1)(L)
ENTERTAINMENT
ALONZO : TALK ABOUT SALONE
PROFILES
OJU Wilson - Your contribution to the Human Rights Struggle and the Rule of Law will never be forgotten
Sierra Leone Politics : Alhaji Osman Foday Yansaneh, a Muslim Steering an all-inclusive APC Secretariat
TRIBUTE TO DR. V R WILLOUGHBY
THE ECONOMY
Sierra Leone Investment: Hon. Turay Cajoles UNESCO Investors
NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
NEWS RELEASE SCP/GAFSP COMMENCES DATA COLLECTION FOR ABCs ASSESSMENT
GOVERNMENT OF SIERRA LEONE PRESS RELEASE
Speech by His Excellency, Dr Ernest Bai Koroma, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone at the Launch of the President’s Recovery Priorities in Magburaka, Tonkolili District today June 20, 2016
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