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What Is Wrong With IG Munu?

What Is Wrong With IG Munu?

By Sorie Fofana……………………… When President Alhaji Dr. Ahmad Tejan Kabbah realized that, the Sierra Leone Police Force was a broken institution, he immediately appealed to Her Majesty’s government in the United Kingdom to help rebuild it. The British government spent huge sums of money not …

NASSIT Opens New Hotel

NASSIT Opens New Hotel

By S. U. Thoronka…………………… The newly refurbished Kimbima Hotel was on Monday 25th April 2016, officially commissioned by the Honorable Vice President, Victor Foh on behalf of His Excellency President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma. Unveiling the plaque on behalf of the President which bears the …

New Uniform For Police

New Uniform For Police

  By Jane B. Mansaray……………………….. The newly established garment factory of the Sierra Leone Police Force at Kingtom yesterday produced over ten thousand categories of new Police uniforms. In launching the new Police appearance uniforms, the Inspector General of Police (IG) Francis Allieu Mumu thanked …

Emmerson’s “Munku Boss Pan Matches”: A Hit Below The Belt?

Emmerson’s “Munku Boss Pan Matches”: A Hit Below The Belt?

By Sheikh M. Bawoh………………………….… I have played Emmerson’s masterpiece “Munku Boss Pan Matches” several times over owing principally to the beauty of the lyrics, the emphatic message/ warning to our corrupt leaders and also for the purpose of reviewing the song. I have reviewed at …

Mohamed Bangura Outlines His Vision

Mohamed Bangura Outlines His Vision

The Minister of Information and Communications, Mohamed Bangura has been rolling out his vision for his Ministry in the next eighteen months. In an exclusive interview with the Global Times yesterday, Mr. Bangura said that, in the next four weeks, he intends to revive the …

As President Koroma Prepares To Step Down

Amid pressure for him to identify a possible successor, President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma has told APC Party officials in Makeni that, he would not allow divisiveness in the Party to overshadow his determination to deliver on key election promises. The President is determined to …

New CDS Takes Over RSLAF

New CDS Takes Over RSLAF

By Alhaji Saidu Kamara……………………… Last Friday 22nd April, 2016 was a memorable and momentous day in the history of the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF) as the outgoing Chief of Defense Staff (CDS), Lieutenant Col. S.O. Williams officially handed over the baton of …

Registrar General Exposed

By S. U. Thoronka…………………….. It has been revealed by the Auditor General’s report for 2014, that records in respect of businesses and marriages registered by the Office of the Administrator and Registrar General (OARG) were not properly maintained. During the exercise the auditors discovered that …

Monumental Failures Of The APC

Monumental Failures Of The APC

By Sorie Fofana……………………………… When the APC Party swept to power in 2007, hopes were high that, the perennial problem of regular power outages and water shortage will be addressed by the new government. In less than one hundred days in office, the government was able …

NRA Proposes GST On Light Bill

NRA Proposes GST On Light Bill

It has emerged in Freetown that officials of the National Revenue Authority (NRA) and those of the Electricity Distribution and Supply Authority (EDSA) had a brawl recently over the proposal by the revenue authority to introduce a Goods and Services Tax (GST) on electricity consumption. According to our …