From the Editor’s Keyboard

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 | 495 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 | 1143 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 bearer (...)

| September 2007 | 630 views

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. (...)

| September 2007 | 804 views

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 terrible (...)

| September 2007 | 680 views

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 (...)

| August 2007 | 884 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 (...)

| August 2007 | 488 views

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 (...)

| August 2007 | 1008 views

Sierra Leone: Security Worries

Commentary By Patrick Hassan-Morlai, Vanguard Correspondent, London, UK. Any form of violence risks marring the reputation of Sierra Leone’s (...)

| August 2007 | 790 views

In Bed with the Devil for Political Power.

"So, in spite of the honest admission by the Sierra Leone Police that it is not well-equipped to provide security for the August polls, the international (...)

| July 2007 | 853 views