Analysis

Sierra Leone: The Return of the Mark Jabones

Sierra Leone: The Return of the Mark Jabones

"In Freetown, sources close to the Pension Office on Garrison Street, where retired soldiers of the Sierra Leone military often receive their monthly (...)

| June 2007 | 604 views

The Coming Anarchy in Sierra Leone

The Coming Anarchy in Sierra Leone

"At the present time the country is in a critical stage-Sierra Leone is now a country that is engulfed by increasing lawlessness that is more significant (...)

| June 2007 | 579 views

Berewa is no Yar'Adua

Berewa is no Yar’Adua

"Now compare Yar’Adua to Berewa, a man whose name has become synonymous with all that is rotten and corrupt in post-war Sierra Leone. Obasanjo was (...)

| June 2007 | 404 views

Reconfiguring State Power in Sierra Leone

Reconfiguring State Power in Sierra Leone

"There are both institutional and policy dimensions of regime change. At the institutional level, regime change would involve distancing public power from (...)

| June 2007 | 498 views

On Smear Campaigns and Lies

On Smear Campaigns and Lies

"At the SLAJ meeting I remember saying that while we were right as a professional body to condemn the AFRC junta take-over and call for the restoration of (...)

| June 2007 | 634 views

Mother Tongue Education in Sierra Leone

Mother Tongue Education in Sierra Leone

"Literacy in this language (English) and the ability to communicate intelligently and intelligibly in it was regarded as the mark of the civilized and (...)

| May 2007 | 3794 views

Berewa is Kabbah's Poodle

Berewa is Kabbah’s Poodle

"Politically, Kabbah shoved Berewa down the throat of the SLPP. Berewa is a relative political novice who first gained political visibility as (...)

| May 2007 | 507 views