From the Editor’s Keyboard

Yenga: Time for Ecowas’ Intervention

By Lansana Gberie, Guest Writer, currently in Freetown. A necessary – and mutually applauded – security measure taken by Guinean forces during Sierra (...)

| August 2009 | 694 views

The Patriotic Vanguard is four years old!

By Gibril Gbanabome Koroma, Editor-in-Chief and Publisher. On July 30, 2005, I started what is now known as the Patriotic Vanguard, PV for short. (...)

| August 2009 | 396 views

Introducing Engineers Without Borders, Sierra Leone

By Engineers Melbourne Garber and Pierre Lightfoot Boston. Overview Engineers Without Borders Sierra Leone is an organization that intends to address (...)

| July 2009 | 777 views

Tips on Sierra Leone’s Religious Tolerance

By Abayomi Charles Roberts, PV General Editor, Edmonton, Canada. I wonder how the world’s most nagging international problem can best be resolved. I mean (...)

| July 2009 | 997 views

Letter to President Ernest Koroma

By Ibrahim Seaga Shaw, Bristol. "I would like to conclude by calling on the Minister of Justice Serry Kamal to fast-track the review of the 1965 Public (...)

| July 2009 | 525 views

The need for a "Lion Era" in Sierra Leone

By Ahmed Ojulla Bangura, PV Special Correspondent, London, UK. Sierra Leone is a land once blessed with ‘Lions’ and ‘Lionesses’ who made the former ‘Athens’ (...)

| July 2009 | 779 views

Open Letter to President Barack Obama

By Charles Quist-Adade, PV Special Correspondent, Vancouver, Canada. Your Excellency: Allow me the singular honour to say Akwaba! (Welcome) in (...)

| June 2009 | 615 views

Meeting with President Koroma

By Alhaji Jalloh,PV Correspondent, Freetown. Long ago when I was in primary school, my father and boyhood friends often emphasized the difficulties (...)

| June 2009 | 658 views

Remittance “Wahala” in Sierra Leone

By Christian Foday Sesay Jr., PV Correspondent, Texas. Not long ago, as I was cruising on westbound highway 183 en route to one of the Western Union (...)

| June 2009 | 1269 views

Education in Sierra Leone

By Bakar Mansarary, PV Special Correspondent, Woodstock, Canada. History Sierra Leone is a small country situated in the west coast of Africa. It has (...)

| June 2009 | 950 views

A free press in an emerging democracy

By Dr. Hassan B. Sisay(Guest Writer), Green Bay, Wisconsin. Recent developments have highlighted freedom of the press, its responsibilities, and its (...)

| May 2009 | 698 views

Ghana’s Asantehene: New Progress Philosophy

By Kofi Akosah-Sarpong, PV Correspondent, Ottawa. The significance of Asantehene (King), Otumfuo Osei Tutu II’s 10th anniversary festivity to celebrate (...)

| May 2009 | 381 views