From the Editor’s Keyboard

Russia and Race: Being African in St Petersburg

Across Europe, African football players face weekly abuse from fans chanting racial insults. In Russia, racial attitudes have extended beyond the football (...)

| March 2006 | 849 views

China in Africa

China’s increased presence in Africa is part of a wider effort to create a paradigm of globalisation that favours China’ [1]. In the past China’s African presenc

| March 2006 | 757 views

American Envoy to Sierra Leone Speaks

This week, we publish a very important speech recently delivered in Freetown by Thomas Hull(photo), the US ambassador to Sierra Leone. We believe the (...)

| March 2006 | 761 views

Justice in Sierra Leone: A Microcosm

Sierra Leone’s Attorney General and minister of Justice Mr. Frederick Carew (photo) has been at the centre of many high profile cases from the controversial (...)

by Gibril Koroma | January 2006 | 1423 views

The Three Political Musketeers

In this commentary, Vanguard editor Gibril Koroma looks at three major gladiators in Sierra Leone’s current political fights, three musketeers in the (...)

by Gibril Koroma | December 2005 | 2007 views

Proposal on the Sierra Leone Health Sector

This proposal on the Sierra Leone health sector was recently received in the mail from Mr.Victor Ako Mengot, a Sierra Leonean based in London. Ako works (...)

| November 2005 | 1615 views

The Plight of The Two Kamaras

Politics is an unpredictable game anywhere in the world but in Sierra Leone it is one of the the most unpredictable and intriguing games in town. In this (...)

by Gibril Koroma | November 2005 | 1674 views

Strike the Iron !

The Harry Yansaneh inquest has come and gone. Three suspects had been briefly detained and charged to court. It’s now left with journalists in Sierra Leone (...)

| September 2005 | 1696 views

Pitiful Political Chameleons

Although this article was written in January 2001 and published in Expo Times, the issues discussed are still relevant today.However the 2002 elections (...)

| August 2005 | 1616 views