Opinion

The SLPP's Garbage Dump Schools

The SLPP’s Garbage Dump Schools

Commentary By Essa Thaim-Kurugba, USA. Suppose, just suppose, Pa Contractor was building a house for Pa Kamara and for some strange reason, Pa Contractor (...)

| September 2008 | 848 views

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 | 837 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 | 635 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 | 696 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 | 912 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 | 971 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 | 680 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 | 573 views