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Sierra Leone News : Sierra Leone Prepares for Mass Mosquito Net Distribution
FREETOWN, 25 May 2017 – The National Malaria Control Programme of the Ministry of Health and Sanitation have pre-positioned around 4.3 million treated mosquito bed nets ahead of the planned nationwide mass distribution campaign on 1-10 June, 2017.
May 25, 2017, 17:06

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Sierra Leone News : Diakonia Theological College Holds 2nd Annual Leaders Seminar
Diakonia Theological College (DTC) has held its second annual leaders seminar at The Temple of Truth Ministry at Wellington, on Saturday 20 May 2017, east of Freetown.
May 25, 2017, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Parliament Passes Sierra Leone Water Company Act 2017 into Law
Sierra Leone House of Parliament has on Tuesday 23rd May 2017 ratified Water Bill entitled Sierra Leone Water Company Act, 2017 being an Act to provides for the continuance in existence of the Sierra Leone Water Company (SALWACO), to provide for a more efficient and effective management of community and rural water supply systems in specified areas, to provide for the facilitation of water sanitation and delivery in Sierra Leone and to provide for other related matters.
May 24, 2017, 17:16

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : RSLAF Launches Foreign Languages Training Programme
On Tuesday 2nd May 2017, the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF) has officially launched the Foreign Languages Training programme in Chinese, French and Arabic Languages at the Armed Forces Educational Center (AFEC), Wilberforce Barracks in Freetown.
May 24, 2017, 17:14

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Salpost MD outlines achievements
The Consultant Managing Director of the Sierra Leone Postal Service Limited (SALPOST), Samuel Koroma, has disclosed that lot has been remarkably achieved by the entity since he took over office in 2012.
May 24, 2017, 17:12

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : ACC Engages Staff of EDSA in Bombali on the PNB Campaign
In its quest to heighten public awareness on the Pay No Bribe campaign (PNB), the Northern Regional Office of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Thursday 18th May 2017 engaged the management and staff of Electricity, Distribution and Supply Authority (EDSA) at their Electricity Road Office, in Makeni.
May 24, 2017, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : MAFF Participates in the 1st Annual Cashew Farmers Assembly
The Cashew Farmers Association from Portloko district has over the weekend held its 1st Assembly of Cashew Farmers at Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Food Security’s branch in Port Loko town with the aim to gather all stakeholders involved into the cashew value chain in the region to debate and highlight the role of cashew farming in Sierra Leone.
May 24, 2017, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Methodist Girls’ High School Global Alumnae Fundraiser
Former students of the Methodist Girls’ High School in Freetown who are now living and working abroad have formed a new organization called the Methodist Girls High School Global Alumnae.
May 24, 2017, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : HRCSL Holds First Mobile Complaint Hearing
The Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone with funding from the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) on Monday 22nd to 23rd May conducted a mobile complaint hearing in Pujehun.
May 24, 2017, 17:00

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Sierra Leone News : “Through Ernest Bai Koroma, Magburaka has given to Sierra Leone, Africa and the World A Worthy Leadership”- VP. Foh Tells MOBA
The Hon. Vice President, Ambassador Dr. Victor Bockarie Foh on Friday 19th May, 2017 graced the Speech Day and Prize-Giving Ceremony of the Magburaka Secondary School For Boys, an Alma Mater of His Excellency the President, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma on whose behalf he conveyed warm greetings and best wishes for the celebrations and continued growth and development of the school.
May 23, 2017, 17:06

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Sierra Leone News : Charliesco Donates Building Materials and PA System to Five Mosques
The Chief Executive Officer and owner of Charliesco Enterprise, Water Company, Rental Vehicles and Security Agency in the East and Central Part of Freetown, Charlie Williams on Friday 19th May 2017 donated eighty (80) bags of cement, two bundles of zinc, shovels, pickaxes, PA System, cash for work and plenty construction tools to five different Mosques and a youth group in Constituency 100 Kissy, East of Freetown.
May 23, 2017, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
Stakeholders Discuss the Importance of Toll Road in Sierra Leone
In a move gearing towards raising awareness and sensitizing the public about the importance and economic benefit of the toll road stretching from Wellington to Masiaka, the Ministry of Youth Affairs, on Friday 19th May 2017,at the Youth Ministry conference hall, engaged stakeholders from different facet in society, including civil society activists to continued educating and raising awareness on the importance of the toll road.
May 23, 2017, 17:02

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Sierra Leone News : WAHO/UNDP Mission to Identify Needs of National Reference Laboratories
The West African Health Organization (WAHO) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has embarked on a mission to Sierra Leone from May 22-24, 2017 to identify the upgrading needs of the National Reference Laboratories of the Mano River Union countries.
May 23, 2017, 17:00

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Sierra Leone News : Peace and Conflict Students Construct Peace Garden
Students of Peace and Conflict Studies Department, Fourah Bay College (FBC), University of Sierra Leone (USL) has unveiled their Peace Park on Thursday May 18th, 2017 at the college campus, Mt Aureol, Freetown.
May 22, 2017, 12:02

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Sierra Leone News : Pharmacists Trained on Leadership Development Programme
As part of its technical assistance in strengthening the Directorate of Drugs and Medical Supplies to achieve its objectives, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/Systems for Improved Access for Pharmaceutical and Services (SIAPS) has concluded a three-day workshop on Leadership Development Programme (LDP) for Pharmacists on Thursday May 18, 2017 at the Golden Tulip Hotel, Aberdeen in Freetown.
May 22, 2017, 12:00

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Protecting Girls from Circumcision Takes Centerstage in Waterloo Today
Government of Sierra Leone is today Friday 19th May 2017, going to team up with Soweis of the Bondo Society in a Grand National event to be held in Waterloo that will see officials from the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender & Children's Affairs (MSWGCA) use the chance to propagate His Excellency President Ernest Bai Koroma's policy on Female Circumcision also known as Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).
May 19, 2017, 17:10

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Gender Director Speaks on Protecting Girls from Circumcision
The Director of Gender at the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs, Mr. Charles Vandy has yesterday May 18th 2017, spoken on government’s plans to protect girls from female circumcision also known as FGM. He was speaking whilst distancing the government from a publication in yesterday edition of New Citizen Newspaper.
May 19, 2017, 17:06

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : Agriculture Minister Updates Members of Parliament
Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security, Professor Patrick Monty Jones has on Thursday 18th May 2107, updated the Parliamentary Oversight Committee on Agriculture, on the 2016 and 2017 Annual Progress of the Agriculture Ministry.
May 19, 2017, 17:04

NEWS : Local News
NCD Successfully Conducts a Survey on the State of Democracy in Sierra Leone
Since the adoption of the 1991 multi-party Constitution of Sierra Leone, there has never been a thorough survey from a predominantly Sierra Leonean perspective to investigate, with scientific evidence, the status of democracy in the country. Surveys with regards the state of democracy in Sierra Leone are crucial to articulate with empirical evidence the governance landscape from the standpoint of statistical analyses.
May 19, 2017, 17:02

NEWS : Local News
Sierra Leone News : The General Security Situation Country-Wide is Relatively Peaceful—CID Boss Say
The Head of Criminal Investigations Department (CID) Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP), Mohamed Bendu Kamara has told news men on Thursday 18th May 2017 that the Sierra Leone Police (SLP) is on top of situation in addressing security issues of armed robbery and other related matters of interest. He assured the press and the public in general at the weekly government press briefing, in the Ministry of Information and Communications’ Conference Room #8 Youyi Building, Freetown.
May 19, 2017, 17:00


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