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Team Rwanda: Lessons Learnt

Team Rwanda: Lessons Learnt

By Jean Jacques Bosco. My name is Jean Jacques Bosco. I have been successfully managing team Rwanda for the past two years. During this year’s (...)

| July 2008 | 1453 views

Memunatu Dura-Kamara's Dream

Memunatu Dura-Kamara’s Dream

Memunatu Dura-Kamara, originally from Romano village, Tonkolili district, northern Sierra Leone, is no ordinary woman. Because of this woman’s (...)

| June 2008 | 1826 views

Winnipeg: Big Wedding Social

Winnipeg: Big Wedding Social

By G.Koroma,40 Acres Production, Winnipeg, Canada. Music analysts and events promoters across the African communities in Winnipeg, Canada, have dubbed Bob (...)

| June 2008 | 1994 views

Congratulations, Lakeesha!

Congratulations, Lakeesha!

Thursday June 19, was the birthday of Lakeesha Marie Sesay(pictured), daughter of Vancouver-based soccer promoter and businessman Bobson Sesay. Bobson is a (...)

| June 2008 | 1130 views

Yinka Olaiya's Yakoyo Restaurant

Yinka Olaiya’s Yakoyo Restaurant

I recently asked Nigerian business woman Yinka Olaiya, the meaning of "Yakoyo" her restaurant’s name. She smiled and said: "It means come in and be (...)

by Gibril Koroma | June 2008 | 2411 views

Sir Albert Margai and Dr. Siaka Probyn Stevens

Sir Albert Margai and Dr. Siaka Probyn Stevens

Commentary SIR ALBERT MARGAI AND PRESIDENT SIAKA STEVENS: THE STORY OF TWO POLITICIAN FRIENDS WHO TURNED IRRECONCILABLE FOES IN SIERRA LEONE POLITICS AND (...)

| May 2008 | 4509 views

Sierra Leoneans in BC celebrate May 3

Sierra Leoneans in BC celebrate May 3

The Sierra Leone Community in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, has the honour and privilege to present: Sierra Leone 47th Annual Independence Dinner (...)

| April 2008 | 1331 views

2008 BBPA Harry Jerome Award Winners

2008 BBPA Harry Jerome Award Winners

The Black Business and Professional Association (BBPA) proudly unveiled the 2008 winners for the 26th Annual BBPA Harry Jerome Awards during a press (...)

| March 2008 | 1862 views

SALNAM intensifies assistance to Sierra Leone

SALNAM intensifies assistance to Sierra Leone

In a bid to uplift the technological and educational standard of students in various institutions of learning in Sierra Leone, members of the executive, (...)

| March 2008 | 1324 views