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Airtel-Sierra Leone taken over by French company

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Airtel Africa Christian de Faria, accompanied by the Minister of Information and Communication Alhaji Alpha Kanu (...)

| January 2016 | 2311 views

Philanthropist and business guru passes on

By Our Correspondent Sierra Leonean businessman and philanthropist Dr.Vincent Kanu (pictured) has passed away in London, United Kingdom. The news was (...)

| January 2016 | 2789 views

Haja Afsatu Kabba takes leave of President Koroma

Sierra Leone’s High Commissioner designate to the Federal Republic of Nigeria and seven other accredited countries, Madam Haja Afsatu Olayinka Ebishola (...)

| January 2016 | 1065 views

Mrs. Doris Grimes of Liberia

Death of Mrs Doris D. Grimes: A page of Liberian History. By Dagbayonoh Kiah Nyanfore II, Monrovia, Liberia. The news of Mrs. Doris Delicia Grimes’ (...)

| January 2016 | 3470 views

President Koroma concludes Koinadugu visit

President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma returned to Freetown on Thursday 31 December after successfully completing his four day visit to Kabala, Koinadugu district. (...)

| January 2016 | 2100 views

WHO declares Guinea Ebola-free

PV Staff. After 42 days since the last Ebola patient was treated with no new cases or transmissions, the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared (...)

| December 2015 | 981 views

Nigeria: Baby farms thrive and prosper

Strange things are happening in Africa these days. Fake doctors (called Peppeh (pepper) doctors in Sierra Leone) have been around for some time but the new (...)

by Gibril Koroma | December 2015 | 1471 views