Salone News

Sam Sumana tipped as APC Running Mate

Following the recent announcement of Foreign Minister Momodu Koroma as Vice President Berewa’s running mate in the impending elections next month, a very (...)

by Gibril Koroma | July 2007 | 805 views

ActionAid Advises Sierra Leone Government

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown. As part of its campaign on hunger, ActionAid Sierra Leone, in a recent report, has recommended that for the country to (...)

| July 2007 | 271 views

SLAJ Calls for Neville’s Release

Sierra Leone Association of Journalists. SLAJ Press Release. 30th June 2007. Tel:+232-76656037, +232-33490194, +232-76671754. The (...)

| July 2007 | 368 views

Standard Times Editor in Hospital

Philip Neville, Managing Editor of the Standard Times newspaper and Vice President of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists has been admitted at the (...)

by Gibril Koroma | June 2007 | 644 views

Bombshell: PDP joins APC

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown. One of Sierra Leone’s biggest political parties, People’s Democratic Party (PDP), popularly known as Sorbeh, has joined (...)

| June 2007 | 527 views

Thanks for Sympathy

By Zubairu Wai, Toronto. Teddy and the Foday-Musa family, at home (in Sierra Leone) and abroad, would like to extend their sincere thanks to all those (...)

| June 2007 | 393 views

Five Parties To Contest August 11 Polls

By Jonathan Leigh. Only five out of the eight registered political parties submitted names of their parliamentary aspirants at the close of the Tuesday (...)

| June 2007 | 553 views

Gaddafi Visit: Kabbah in Serious Trouble

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown. There have been bitter reactions in the country over revelations made by the Libyan leader, Muhammar al-Qadaffi when he (...)

| June 2007 | 10165 views

At The Hague: Taylor Continues Delay Tactics

By Teddy Foday-Musa, at the Hague. The absence of Charles Taylor at the second session of his trial at The Hague on Monday 25th June became the corner (...)

| June 2007 | 220 views

Deadline Expires For Parliamentary Aspirants

By Jonathan Leigh. Tuesday (today) was the deadline for political parties to submit to the National Electoral Commission names of aspirants intending to (...)

| June 2007 | 360 views