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Government urged to implement TRC recommendations

The Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone, in partnership with the United Nations and Civil Society Organisations, has urged the new Government and the (...)

| November 2007 | 261 views

Winnipeg Awards: David Mahdi, others honoured

By Lans Omar, Winnipeg, Canada. Sierra Leone Nationals Association of Manitoba(SALNAM) president, David Mahdi Koroma, Amina Kay Kamara, and Mr. & (...)

| November 2007 | 780 views

The reach of print media in Sierra Leone

Commentary By Jennifer Hollett, Journalists for Human Rights(JHR),Freetown. On my way to work each day I pick up two newspapers - The Concord Times (...)

| November 2007 | 624 views

UNIOSIL trains human rights activists, others

The Human Rights and Rule of Law section of the United Nations Integrated Office in Sierra Leone (UNIOSIL) has embarked on a series of training activities (...)

| November 2007 | 249 views

New start for Sierra Leone’s street children

PRESS RELEASE 19 November 2007 Freetown, Sierra Leone --- Saturday, 17 November saw a colourful ceremony take place at the Sierra Leone Scouts (...)

| November 2007 | 699 views


The death is announced of Dr. Abiodun King, a Sierra Leonean medical doctor with a practice in London. He passed away in a London hospital on November 19, (...)

| November 2007 | 568 views

Vanguard man for State House

Sheka Tarawalie,one of the Patriotic Vanguard’s UK correspondents currently based in Manchester, UK, is on his way to Freetown to take up the position of (...)

by Gibril Koroma | November 2007 | 1615 views

Ban Ki-Moon congratulates EBK

Press Release Freetown, Sierra Leone, 15 November 2007 --- Following is the text of a message by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon(pictured) on the (...)

| November 2007 | 294 views

EBK calls for change of attitude

By Alpha R. Jalloh, Patriotic Vanguard Freetown Bureau Chief. President Ernest Bai Koroma has urged families to instill good values into children so as (...)

| November 2007 | 511 views