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Sierra Leone , Tuesday 22 January 2019

News Sierra Leone: Did President Bio threaten war in Sierra Leone over the commissions of inquiry ?

News source: http://cocorioko.net/did-president-bio-threaten-war-in-sierra-leone-over-the-commissions-of-inquiry/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

President Maada Bio has threatened that anyone who stands in the progress of the Commissions of Inquiry will receive the stiffest resistance from him. Speaking in a mosque during his ‘Thank-You’ Tour ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone Parliament re-introduces Questions Time for President and Ministers

News source: http://www.thepatrioticvanguard.com/sierra-leone-parliament-re-introdroduces-questionstime-for-president-and-ministers
Publicated on: Sunday 20 January 2019

In a bid to foster transparency and accountability in the Republic of Sierra Leone, President and cabinet Ministers will be answering parliamentary questions on stipulated times. During the business o...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone News: Bumbuna secures $3.5m funding from ElectriFi

News source: https://awoko.org/2019/01/21/sierra-leone-news-bumbuna-secures-3-5m-funding-from-electrifi/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

The Bumbuna II hydropower project in Sierra Leone has taken another step forward as Electrification Financing Initiative ElectricFi commits $3.5 million USD of development capital to finance 50% ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone News: Ex-servicemen Wives Association launched

News source: https://awoko.org/2019/01/21/sierra-leone-news-ex-servicemen-wives-association-launched/
Publicated on: onday 21 January 2019

The Sierra Leone Ex-Servicemen Wives Association was on Friday 18th January 2019 officially launched at the Shangri La entertainment complex in Aberdeen. The objective of the organisation ...

News Sierra Leone: British Council – 75 years in Sierra Leone

News source: http://sierraexpressmedia.com/?p=86709
Publicated on: Sunday 20 January 2019

I was delighted when Tony Reilly asked me to write a few words on the occasion of the British Council’s 75th Anniversary in Sierra Leone. I have had a long association with Sierra Leone. My younger br...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone: Learning to Live As a Couple When One Partner Is HIV-Positive in Sierra Leone

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201901200028.html
Publicated on: Saturday 19 January 2019

"The greatest support I ever received living with HIV for 10 years has come from my HIV-negative partner." Jane* was pregnant when she discovered she was HIV-positive in 2008. She remembers ...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone: Audit Report Exposes Dubious Deals At Education Ministry

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201901200027.html
Publicated on: Saturday 19 January 2019

The 2017 Audit report on public institutions in Sierra Leone has exposed dubious deals undertaken by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MEST) for the period under review.

News Sierra Leone: Chinese Open Pathological Platform in Sierra Leone

News source: http://sierraexpressmedia.com/?p=86646
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

The Chinese Government to Sierra Leone has officially opened the Remote Pathological Platform and donated medical supplies at the China/Sierra Leone Friendship Hospital, Jui in the Western Rural Distr...

News Sierra Leone: GUY WARRINGTON: The Last Governor of Sierra Leone

News source: http://cocorioko.net/guy-warrington-the-last-governor-of-sierra-leone/
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

The first was Lieutenant John Clarkson – that was well over 200 years ago in the late 18th century. On his departure, in what would become, depending on who you talk to, the famous or infamous, “Gover...

News Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone: BBC stringer expresses concern over opposition threats

News source: http://www.thepatrioticvanguard.com/sierra-leone-bbc-stringer-worried-about-opposition-threats
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

My attention has been drawn to a vitriolic diatribe and a clear and open threat made against me by someone who’s apparently a member or supporter of the opposition APC party. In the audio circulated o...

News Sierra Leone: Soaring sexual violence pushes S.Leone to face 'rape culture'

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/soaring-sexual-violence-pushes-leone-face-rape-culture-031909831.html
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

Three men fed her sedatives then raped her. Her mother, who had been washing clothes in a stream near their home in Freetown, Sierra Leone's capital, got home to find her child lying on the ground dis...

News Sierra Leone: Alhaji Kamara: Sierra Leonean has 'more to give' after defying heart diagnosis

News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/46742181
Publicated on: Saturday 19 January 2019

Sierra Leone forward Alhaji Kamara (right) was declared fit to play football in the USA and resumed his career with DC United Kamara admitted that it was hard for him when he was told about his heart ...