Salone News

Freetown: Music Industry Confab Begins

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown. Sierra Leonean musicians and stakeholders in the music industry, today converged at the Miatta Conference Hall, Youyi (...)

| June 2007 | 287 views

Ernest Koroma at MMTC was a disaster

Commentary. By John Mannah, USA. I was elated and enthusiastically so when I read the article captioned, “Ernest Koroma Speaks to Milton Margai (...)

| June 2007 | 362 views

Afri-Can Magazine is Ready!

The first edition of Afri-Can Magazine, the sister publication of the Patriotic Vanguard is now on the news stands in Vancouver and will be soon (...)

| June 2007 | 183 views

ActionAid’s Hunger-Free Campaign

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown ActionAid International Sierra Leone Country Director, Tennyson Williams, has said that 854 million people in the world (...)

| June 2007 | 161 views

Gaddafi Arrives in Sierra Leone

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown. It has been a very busy schedule for Libyan leader Colonel Muammar al-Ghaddafi since he arrived here late on Monday (...)

| June 2007 | 680 views

Sierra Leone Prison Report

The Executive Representative of the Secretary-General in Sierra Leone, Mr. Victor Angelo, recently formally presented a report entitled ‘Behind Walls: An Invent

| June 2007 | 192 views

Dauda Tombo Bangura Launches PMDC-Australia

Speech recently delivered by the PMDC’s Honourable Dauda Tombo Bangura(photo) at the launch of the party’s Australia Chapter. DTB is a senior member of (...)

| June 2007 | 328 views

Sierra Unite Celebrates JUNE 16

By Tony Bee Conteh,Sydney, Australia. Sierra Unite Association is one of the Sierra Leonean community in Australia’s social organizations that mainly (...)

| June 2007 | 218 views

NP donates Le10m to NEC

By Sorie Sudan Sesay. National Petroleum last Wednesday donated a cheque of Le10m (ten million Leones) to the National Electoral Commission (NEC) at the (...)

| June 2007 | 251 views

Kabbah Lauds NASSIT

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown Outgoing President, Alhaji Dr. Ahmad Tejan Kabbah has some words of praise for the National Social Security and Instuance (...)

| June 2007 | 244 views

Message from COCORIOKO Publisher

COCORIOKO (one of Sierra Leone’s online newspapers) must be temporarily accessed at cocorioko.homestead.com . Homestead forgot to renew the domain name (...)

| June 2007 | 322 views

PBC and Stakeholders Meet

Aware of the need to swiftly finalize an integrated peacebuilding strategy for Sierra Leone, the Peacebuilding Commission highlighted on 22 June 2007 the (...)

| June 2007 | 161 views