From the Editor’s Keyboard

Has Sierra Leone Become An “Okadised” Society?

Has Sierra Leone Become An “Okadised” Society?

By Alhassan Fouard Kanu, Guest Writer, Makeni, Northern Sierra Leone. The Okada services (a taxi-like service that ferry people between localities), which (...)

| February 2012 | 301 views

Happy New Year, Salone!

Happy New Year, Salone!

Greetings Sierra Leone, and friends of Sierra Leone. On behalf of the numerous writers and contributors (all volunteers) of the Patriotic Vanguard I would (...)

by Gibril Koroma, CEO/Publisher | January 2012 | 777 views

Who Are You?

Who Are You?

By Ahmed Ojulla Bangura, PV Special Correspondent, London, UK. “I am that I am”, says the Lord. These are the succinct words of the Almighty (...)

| December 2011 | 263 views

Africa: A Democracy Conundrum?

Africa: A Democracy Conundrum?

Dr. Hassan B. Sisay, Guest Writer, USA. Democracy is often compared to a contact sport comprising lots of players with losers and winners. For it to (...)

| December 2011 | 452 views

Trust Ernest Bai Koroma to do the right thing

Trust Ernest Bai Koroma to do the right thing

By Titus Thompson, Guest Writer, London, UK. Politics is a dirty game, so it is usually said and it is definitely not cricket. Politics is not played in (...)

| November 2011 | 302 views

Welcome to Democracy: What works and what does not

Welcome to Democracy: What works and what does not

By Dr. Hassan Sisay, Guest Writer, USA. The drum beat from the great Western powers is for African nations to implement democratic reforms that (...)

| October 2011 | 411 views

Hail, Obama’s Friend; Salone’s Re-Brander

By Oswald Hanciles, Guest Writer, Freetown, Sierra Leone. There has been a lot of debate in Sierra Leone-oriented cyberspace forums across the (...)

| October 2011 | 258 views

Stop lying about Africa

Stop lying about Africa

A couple of days ago, at one of the numerous UN sessions, there was a discussion on Sierra Leone and the presentations by Sierra Leone’s Attorney (...)

by Gibril Koroma, CEO/Publisher | October 2011 | 860 views

Ernest: Living Prophet of Sustainable Wealth?

By Oswald Hanciles, Guest Writer, Freetown, Sierra Leone. “The streets of Freetown were full of pomp, pageantry and jubilations yesterday following (...)

| September 2011 | 755 views

PV Short Break

This newspaper, the Patriotic Vanguard, is taking a short break starting from Monday September 12 to attend to very urgent matters. This means output will (...)

| September 2011 | 208 views