From the Editor’s Keyboard

The politics of inclusion for national cohesion

The politics of inclusion for national cohesion

Commentary. By Abdulai Bayraytay, Toronto. There has been spate of political yelling and howling over the termination of the services of some heads of (...)

| October 2007 | 1086 views

Talk to the people

Editorial We would like first of all like to extend belated congratulations to president Ernest Bai Koroma on his 54th birthday(October 2, 2007).We at (...)

| October 2007 | 449 views

The rule of law must be paramount

Editorial The new APC government is trying to settle down amidst the bizarre situation of having to work with SLPP ministers many of whom are afraid of (...)

| September 2007 | 1095 views

A word to the wise is quite sufficient

Editorial With the announcement of final results of the just concluded presidential run-off polls that declared All People’s Congress (APC) flag (...)

| September 2007 | 574 views

NEC:The agony and trauma of vote counting

NEC:The agony and trauma of vote counting

Commentary By Gibril Koroma Editor/Publisher Vancouver, Canada. I am a supporter of the East End Lions soccer club in Freetown, Sierra Leone. People (...)

| September 2007 | 759 views

ECOWAS, UN, should do more

ECOWAS, UN, should do more

Editorial The recent visit by an ECOWAS delegation to Freetown and statements made by it’s leader, Ghana’s Dr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas have been a (...)

| September 2007 | 638 views

The Mandate of the People Should be Sacrosanct

The Mandate of the People Should be Sacrosanct

Commentary By Abdulai Bayraytay, Deputy Editor. Sierra Leone recently set an unprecedented record by holding mostly violence-free elections in spite of (...)

| August 2007 | 833 views

Those Invalid Votes

Editorial The August 11 parliamentary and presidential elections have come and gone without any major incident. It has also been assessed as free and fair (...)

| August 2007 | 441 views

2007 Sierra Leone Elections: Let Democracy Thrive

2007 Sierra Leone Elections: Let Democracy Thrive

Commentary. By Abdulai Bayraytay,Vanguard Deputy Editor, on vacation in Pennsylvania, USA. The just concluded August polls in the West African nation of (...)

| August 2007 | 961 views