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Ballot Boxes Arrive in Freetown for Elections

By Jonathan Leigh. Officials of the National Electoral Commission have been busy in the last one week at the Freetown International Airport, Lungi (...)

| July 2007 | 428 views

Nyuma is SLPP Grand Chief Patron

By Jonathan Leigh. 72 hours after the ill-fated incident in Bo last Sunday,hundreds of SLPP supporters had the opportunity of meeting Tom Nyuma (...)

| July 2007 | 699 views

NEC Trains 49 Election Officers

The National Electoral Commission, with the support of United Nations Integrated Office in Sierra Leone (UNIOSIL) concluded a three-day training of (...)

| July 2007 | 281 views

Judgment on CDF August 2

According to a Special Court press alert,judgment in the case of The Prosecutor vs. Moinina Fofana and Allieu Kondewa (the CDF accused) will be delivered (...)

| July 2007 | 231 views

Second arrest in Tom Nyuma Matter

By Jonathan Leigh. Police have comfirmed the detention of a second suspect in their investigation into the case of assault on Tom Nyuma last Sunday. He (...)

| July 2007 | 590 views

Leather Boot in Custody, Bio Accused

By Jonathan Leigh and Sorie Sudan Sesay,in Freetown. Police in Bo this morning interrogated Idrissa Kamara alias Leatherboot, a key suspect in the (...)

| July 2007 | 915 views

Tom Nyuma is back in Freetown

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown. Tom Nyuma has been brought down to Freetown this evening and hospitalized following the incident in Bo in the early hours (...)

| July 2007 | 15707 views

CDSL Calls for Peace

PRESS RELEASE As our fragile homeland, Sierra Leone, approaches a historical watershed on the occasion of the general and presidential elections (...)

| July 2007 | 226 views

Sierra Leone: Tom Nyuma Arrested

By Sorie Sudan Sesay in Freetown and Gibril Koroma in Vancouver,Canada. Former NPRC Secretary of State Tom Nyuma has been arrested following an alleged (...)

| July 2007 | 1075 views

Sierra Leone: Khaki Boys cause panic

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown. Former Secretary of State East in the National Provisional Ruling Council, Tom Nyuma, is back in town after his (...)

| July 2007 | 731 views

Musicians Unite to Promote Peaceful Elections

According to a press release from the UNDP in Sierra Leone, the Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Victor Angelo, (...)

| July 2007 | 571 views