Opinion

Creating a Culture of Peace in Sierra Leone

Creating a Culture of Peace in Sierra Leone

Commentary By Carrie MacLeod, Vancouver, Canada. In the northern hills of Koinadugu District in Sierra Leone, the remote community of Kabala is rewriting (...)

| September 2008 | 791 views

Political media extremism in Sierra Leone

Political media extremism in Sierra Leone

By Essa Thaim-Kurugba,USA. This article is about political extremism. We must first define what is meant by “extreme.” But before you do that (...)

| August 2008 | 598 views

 Why Nana has to get mad to defeat NDC

Why Nana has to get mad to defeat NDC

By Kofi Akosah-Sarpong, Ottawa. With his vice president, Mahamudu Bawumia, selected and the ruling National Patriotic Party (NPP) set for the December (...)

| August 2008 | 658 views

Third world prospects in an Obama presidency

Third world prospects in an Obama presidency

By Steve Sharra,USA. The exclamatory commentary that has accompanied Barack Obama’s ascendancy to the presumed nomination of the Democratic (...)

| August 2008 | 875 views

The cabal around president Ernest Koroma

The cabal around president Ernest Koroma

By Alpha Rashid Jalloh, Freetown. The euphoria that greeted Ernest Bai Koroma after he won the 2007 elections is gradually dying down. That is natural (...)

| August 2008 | 931 views

Zimbabwe: Mugabe's biggest sin

Zimbabwe: Mugabe’s biggest sin

By F. William Engdahl Robert Mugabe, the President of Zimbabwe, presides over one of the world’s richest minerals treasures, the Great Dyke region, (...)

| July 2008 | 637 views

Hard Talk: On Empires and Vampires

Hard Talk: On Empires and Vampires

By Mohamed Boye Jallo Jamboria. As a continuation of the last article on post local council elections and with regards to some of the issues dwelt on it (...)

| July 2008 | 531 views

Post-Election Hard Talk

Post-Election Hard Talk

By Mohamed Boye Jallo Jamboria, Norway. The local council elections are over, after a lot of water had gone downstream. Before and after the elections, a (...)

| July 2008 | 617 views