FBC: Drastic and Radical Change Needed

Our Features Editor, Zubairu Wai(photo) was recently in Freetown, Sierra Leone. He paid a visit to his alma mater, Fourah Bay College, where he delivered a (...)

| June 2006 | 1295 views

Sumanguru’s War Cry: A Commentary

Olu Richie Gordon, a Freetown-based newspaper editor and human rights activist, comments on the recent call by the legendary student leader Hindolo Trye (...)

| June 2006 | 623 views

The Lies John Leigh and Berewa Told Me.

"John Leigh has got nowhere to go. He has lost direction and now rumbles around with lies. Berewa has not been chosen by God to be president of Sierra (...)

| June 2006 | 1525 views

Africa Day: Who says slavery is dead?

In flight to Nigeria, Tajudeen Abdul-Raheem encounters a howling young man being deported from the United Kingdom. How is it that the youth of African (...)

| May 2006 | 524 views

I Pledge Allegiance

We bring you the entire speech the PMDC Secretary General of the Washington DC chapter, Mr. Sidie Yahya Tunis, prepared for delivery at the Youth for (...)

| May 2006 | 1296 views

Special Court: Ruling on Kabbah Imminent

The Second Session of the defence phase in the trial of Chief Sam Hinga Norman, Moinina Fofana and Dr. Alieu Kondewa starts on Wednesday without its (...)

| May 2006 | 532 views

2007: Year of SLPP Apocalypse?

"For devotees and students of the significance of numbers, i.e. numerologists, who are conversant with the political dynamics and history of Sierra Leone, (...)

| April 2006 | 1078 views

Why Taylor Should be Tried at the Hague

This is a learned response by the Sierra Leonean jurist and writer John L.Musa, to another learned Sierra Leonean jurist Dr. Peter Dumbuya. Both gentlemen (...)

| April 2006 | 598 views