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NEWS : Politics
APC Gov’t Bags US$4 Million to Aid Local Fishing
With a little over one year left to climax the second five-year term of His Excellency President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma, donors to the All Peoples Congress led-Government still show overwhelmingly supports towards ensuring that the good work of the President is sustained. These include funding areas that are meant to protect his legacies in all sectors of the country’s economy.
Feb 27, 2017, 12:10

NEWS : Politics
Kamarainba's ADP Entertaining Public with Gbongbosoro
The battle between Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray, Chairman and Leader of the Alliance Democratic Party (ADP) and his deputy Chairman and Leader, Ibrahim Soummah popularly known as “Brima Togo” has thus far taken a more dramatic and entertaining path. Most who spoke to this reporter believe that the actions of the ADP strongmen are likely to be a ‘gbongbosoro.’ ‘Gbongbosoro’ in our native Krio is referred to a situation of complete anarchy and lawlessness. So if one is to describe the current situation in the ADP, then it is perfect to say that ADP is entertaining the public with ‘gbongbosoro.’
Feb 23, 2017, 17:18

NEWS : Politics
APC Yansaneh and SLPP Abass Bundu in Post-Election War
The National Secretary General of the Ruling All Peoples Congress (APC), Ambassador Osman Foday Yansaneh has during a phone call interview with Awareness Times Newspaper yesterday 21st February 2017, described the Sierra Leone Peoples Party’s (SLPP) Northern Regional Chairman, Dr. Abass Bundu as “a mysterious character.”
Feb 22, 2017, 17:14

NEWS : Politics
APC’s Councilor ABK Boosts Community Football in Ward 356
Councilor Abu Bakarr Kamara of ward 356 who also double as the chairman for the Freetown City Council football team in an exclusive interview with Awareness Times newspaper disclosed that as part of his contributions to assist young people who have great passion for soccer in ward 356 communities and beyond he has established the Inter-community league to lift the game of football.
Feb 22, 2017, 17:08

NEWS : Politics
APC Scores 61% Votes SLPP Bags 39% Votes but who lost the most?
Chief Electoral Commissioner/Chairman and National Returning Officer of the National Electoral Commission (NEC), Mohamed N’Fah- Alie Conteh has on Saturday 19th February 2017, declared the All Peoples Congress (APC) candidate of the by-election in Constituency 066 as the duly elected Member of Parliament of the vacant seat.
Feb 21, 2017, 12:14

NEWS : Politics
John OBenjamin Resigns from SLPP’s AAA
As rival supporters of the Alliance within the Sierra Leones Peoples Party (SLPP) undermines each other, one of the main pioneers of the All Alliance Association (AAA) in the SLPP, former Chairman & Leader of SLPP and flagbearer aspirant, Mr. John Oponjo Benjamin has resigned from the AAA.
Feb 21, 2017, 12:08

NEWS : Politics
APC’s Hon. Kelo Commissions Hand-pump Water-well & Toilets
In a bid to ameliorate the sufferings of his constituents relating to water and Sanitation, Honourable Member of Parliament representing Constituency 098, Karifala Sheku Conteh from the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) with support from The Sierra Leone Brewer Company Limited as part of its Cooperate Social Responsibility (CSR), on Saturday 18thFebruary, 2017 commissioned a hand pump Water-well and 8 toilet rooms in the Bottom Oku Community East of Freetown Municipality.
Feb 21, 2017, 12:00

NEWS : Politics
APC & SLPP Battle for Supremacy in 3 Tonkolili chiefdoms
Kalasongoia , Kafe Simiria and Sambaia chiefdoms in Tonkolili District form Constituency 066. These three chiefdoms are inhabited by predominantly the Limba and the Kuranko tribes of Sierra Leone.
Feb 17, 2017, 17:12

NEWS : Politics
APC & Hon VP Foh Rock Bumbuna In a 4-4-4 Formation
A team of ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) leaders comprising of the Honourable Vice President, Dr. Victor Bockarie Foh; the Northern Regional Chairman of the APC, Hon. Buya Kamara; APC Tonkolili District Chairman, Hon. Dr Minkailu Bah; Minister of State Office of the Vice President, Hon. Mohamed Alie Bah; Resident Minister North, Hon. Alie Kamara and many others have on Wednesday 15th February 2017, rocked Bumbuna Town in what is referred to as “the 4-4-4 formation” in the final APC rally for the by-election in Constituency 066.
Feb 16, 2017, 17:14

NEWS : Politics
“SLPP is on a Brink of Breakthrough in the North,” Says Dr. Abass Bundu
The Northern Regional Chairman of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP), Dr. Abass Bundu has told the Awareness Times Newspaper via telephone interview that the SLPP is on a brink of breakthrough in the Northern Region of Sierra Leone.
Feb 16, 2017, 17:12

NEWS : Politics
SLPP’s Alie Kabba Bigamy Matter Continues
Justice Miatta Samba of the Freetown High Court yesterday February 15th 2017 has adjourned the Bigamy matter that involve one of the Sierra Leone Peoples Party Presidential aspirant for the 2018 elections, Alie Kabba and the current Minister of Lands and Country Planning, Hon. Finda Diana Konomani to Wednesday February 23rd 2017.
Feb 16, 2017, 17:04

NEWS : Politics
Ruling on SLPP Lower Level Elections …Lawyer Banja Tejan-Sie to Appeal
Justice Berbatunde Edwards of the Freetown High Court has on Wednesday February 15th 2017, at a well attended Court sittings, in his ruling has turned down the petition case of the plaintiffs ,Alusine Bangura ,Alex Kargbo and Victor Sheriff who claimed that the process and procedures used by the defendants Chief Sumano Kapen , Ambassador Alie Badara ,Honourable Suluku , Hon. Manso Dumbuya ,Dr Abass Bundu and Honourable Tundoneh in the conducts of the lower level elections of November 26th 2016 were unfair and that the court should grant an injunction that would prevent the defendants from holding the SLPP forth coming party convention.
Feb 16, 2017, 17:02

NEWS : Politics
Kailahun Residents Extol APC Government Over Road Project
Kailahun lies in the far east of Sierra Leone, approximately 515 kilometers (320 miles) east of Freetown; and about 121 kilometers (75 miles) north east of Kenema. It is the headquarter town of the district that bears its name, a trade center, and is one of the major towns in the Eastern Province of Sierra Leone.
Feb 15, 2017, 17:04

NEWS : Politics
“We are happy to contest against a united SLPP,” APC Scribe Slams
National Secretary General of the All Peoples Congress (APC), Ambassador Osman Yansaneh has reacted to comments made by the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) over the possibility of winning the Member of Parliament vacant seat in Tonkolili district.
Feb 14, 2017, 17:12

NEWS : Politics
SLPP Flagbearers Fully Prepared for APC Strongholds
Ahead of the Saturday 17th February, 2016 by-election in Constituency 066 in Tonkolili District, senior stakeholders of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) have confirmed that all their presidential flagbearer aspirants are ready to throng the constituency, which is situated in the strongholds of the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) Party.
Feb 14, 2017, 17:10

NEWS : Politics
Case over Threat to Kill APC Minister Starts Today
A very close associate and personal aide of Rugiatu Neneh Turay, the Deputy Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s will today be arraigned before Magistrate Dr. Abu Bakarr Binneh Kamara of Freetown Principal Magistrate Court No 1 to defend himself of charges that he planned to stab and kill the Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs, Honourable Dr Sylvia Olayinka Blyden and then going to her office to effect the threat.
Feb 13, 2017, 12:14

NEWS : Politics
Tambakha Chiefdom Endorse Ibrahim Kamara as their next APC MP
Many schools of thoughts have it that Tambakha Chiefdom, a Susu dominated Chiefdom in Bombali district, Northern Sierra Leone is SLPP because it is the home town of the mother of one of the leading flagbearer contender in the SLPP, Dr. Kandeh Kolleh Yumkella, Haja Binta Kamara.
Feb 13, 2017, 12:04

NEWS : Politics
APC & ADP Boast: "We're not Jittery of Peace in the SLPP"
As Wednesday 8th February 2017 marked a historic moment in the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP), due to the fact that there was a peace meeting between all the aspirants for the flagbearship of the party, staunch supporters of the SLPP now believe that their party is in a very good position to win the 2018 Presidential, Parliamentary and Local Government elections.
Feb 10, 2017, 17:16

NEWS : Politics
John Benjamin Signs SLPP Peace Accord
After failing to sign the Joint Communique signed by all flagbearer aspirants and stakeholders on 8th February, 2017 the Sierra Leone Peoples Party former National Chairman and Leader, John Oponjo Benjamin finally signed the Joint Communique yesterday Thursday 9th February, 2017.
Feb 10, 2017, 17:14

NEWS : Politics
Yumkella & Bio say SLPP is United to Claim State House
In an exclusive chat with this editor last evening of Wednesday 8th February 2017, main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) strongman John Oponjo Benjamin, has confirmed that though he did not append his signature to a dramatic peace communique, he was “fully in support of it” and assured that “first thing in morning, I will be signing it as well”.
Feb 9, 2017, 17:22


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