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The Rough & Tumble Of High Office

By Sorie Fofana………… After the arrest and detention of Chief Samuel Hinga Norman by the Special Court for Sierra Leone, Mr. Moijueh Kaikai (The current Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs) led a public demonstration against the late former President Alhaji Dr. Ahmad …

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PRESS RELEASE CONTINUING WAVE OF ILLEGAL ARRESTS OF SLPP MEMBERS

ONE COUNTRY, ONE PEOPLE PRESS RELEASE CONTINUING WAVE OF ILLEGAL ARRESTS OF SLPP MEMBERS The Sierra Leone Peoples Party is disturbed by the continuing wave of illegal arrests of our members by the Sierra Leone Police (SLP), allegedly on “orders from above”. The public would …

SLPP Chairman Faces Disciplinary Committee

The Chairman of the Pujehun District Council, Saddiq Sillah will today appear before the Disciplinary Committee of the SLPP for his open endorsement of Ambassador Victor Bockarie Foh as Vice President of Sierra Leone, Global Times can authoritatively reveal. The Pujehun District Chairman is accused …

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Kingtom Police To Be Relocated

By S. U. Thoronka………… Some disgruntled Police officers who lived at the Kingtom Police Barracks have intimated the Global Times of an imminent eviction order that would affect them any time the order is carried out. The officers said they are not averse to the …

Police Arrest SLPP Supporters

The Sierra Leone Police on Sunday swooped on opposition supporters leading to the arrest and detention of nine youth. The detainees are accused of taking part in the peaceful demonstration at the United States Embassy in Freetown last Thursday. Over two hundred youth mostly opposition …

SLPP Youth Demo In Freetown

SLPP Youth Demo In Freetown

The Young Generation Wing of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples’ Party, (SLP) yesterday morning staged a peaceful demonstration in front of the United States Embassy in Freetown in protest of the sacking of the elected Vice President, Alhaji Chief Samuel Sam Sumana calling it …

Welthungerhilfe Regional Director Concludes Visit To Bo Waste Management Project

Welthungerhilfe Regional Director Concludes Visit To Bo Waste Management Project

The Welthungerhilfe Regional Director for West, Central Africa and the Caribbean’s Dr. Dirk Guenther has on Thursday April 16, 2015 concluded a visit to the Bo waste management project. The visit was part of the Regional Director’s itinerary for his operational areas and comprised high …

The NEC Position Paper on the 2016 Local Council and the 2017/18 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections: An Independent Opinion

In an undated document published recently, the National Electoral Commission (NEC) seems to be putting the cart before the horse, perhaps the most charitable thing one might say about that document. It is entitled “Position Paper on the Implications of the Postponement of the 2014 …

NEC Headquaters Freetown

NEC To Postpone Elections

The National Electoral Commission has hinted at the postponement of the 2016 Local Council elections and the General and Presidential elections due in 2017 or first quarter of 2018. In a 17 page Position Paper published yesterday, NEC said the postponement to December this year …

Le 30M Bail For Lebanese

By Jane B. Mansaray…………. Magistrate Albert Moody of Freetown Magistrate Court No.2 yesterday granted a thirty Million Leones bail with two sureties to a Lebanese, Hassan Jabber for the offence of sexual penetration contrary to law. The accused made his first appearance yesterday in court …