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Armed Robbers Terrorize Bo

By Joseph Milton Lebbie……………………………. Armed robbers in Bo City have gone on the rampage attacking, wounding and robbing innocent and peaceful citizens at night, their latest victim being the Chief Administrator of the Bo City Council, Victor Karlie Kamara. Eyewitness accounts reveal that at around …

Deputy Speaker On Food Sufficiency

By Sylvester Samba………………………… The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon. Chernor M. Bah is personally supporting the effort of government to attain food self-sufficiency by cultivating 50-acres of fertile land at Mayawlaw Village in the Pakimasabong Chiefdom, Bombali District. The land, which is situated by the …

Africell Still Strong despite Challenges

The telecommunications sector is one of the fastest growing in Sierra Leone and the battle to lead the market is one of the main goals of mobile companies operating in the country. Some mobile companies saw the challenge as very tough and were left with …

WACSOF-SL Ends Conference on Tolerance

WACSOF-SL Ends Conference on Tolerance

By S. U. Thoronka…………………………….. The West African Civil Society Forum-Sierra Leone WACSOF-SL in collaboration with All Political Parties Registration Commission PPRC and Sierra Leone Association of Journalists SLAJ yesterday ended an interactive conference at Miatta Conference Hall, Youyi Building Freetown on the theme: Building a …

Big Blow To Bernadette Lahai

Big Blow To Bernadette Lahai

When the SLPP Member of Parliament, Dr. Bernadette Lahai lost the National Women Leadership election to Mrs. I J Kabbah at the party’s National Delegates Conference in Kenema in 2009, the agro scientist had hope that things would change for the better. True to form, …

Chiefdom Elders Condemns NEC

Chiefdom Elders Condemns NEC

By Jane B. Mansaray…………………..  The elders of the Kasungo Chiefdom in the Koinadugu District Northern Sierra Leone have strongly condemned the action taken by the National Electoral Commission (NEC) to divide and disintegrate the amalgamated chiefdom that consisted of Kasungo and Diang Chiefdoms with Fadugu …

Kenema District Council in Financial Crisis

Kenema District Council in Financial Crisis

By Joseph Milton Lebbie……………………… The management of the Kenema District Council has confirmed to this press that the council is in an economic crisis which resulted in downsizing the number of workers so as to reduce the economic burden on the council. According to the …

Sequel To Kabala Blood Bath… Killer Police Chiefs Suspended

Two senior police officers under whose command the  peaceful protest on Monday turned out to be a blood bath in the northern district headquarter town of Kabala have been suspended indefinitely. The suspension of the Local Unit Commander, Alimamy Bangura and the OSD boss in …

DPP Delivers Closing Argument In DJ Clef Murder Trial

By Jane B. Mansaray………………………… The Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Lawyer Sulaiman Bah yesterday delivered his closing argument at the High court presided over by Justice Alusine Sesay in the murder trial of one Sydney David Buckle alias D.J. Clef involving three accused including Mamba …

READING ME WRONGLY

By: Winstanley.R.Bankole. Johnson…………… Many were quite astonished  (and considered it very unlike me)  that I offered a pint-a to someone who barely ten minutes earlier had branded me a “bastar-pikin” (bastard) following our mild argument which left him irate. But the guy was spot on, …