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Obituary

Obituary

The death is announced of the late Ya Amina Dainkeh of 28 Teko Road, Makeni, Northern Sierra Leone. She passed away on January 12, 2007 and is survived by (...)

| February 2007 | 836 views

Lungi: Training for Commercial Sex Workers

The United Nations Integrated Office in Sierra Leone (UNIOSIL) and the Forum for African Women Educationalists (FAWE), in collaboration with UNDP, UNAIDS (...)

| February 2007 | 615 views

BBC roadshow across Sierra Leone

Radio listeners in Sierra Leone will be treated to a week of engaging live programming when the BBC World Service brings its interactive English for Africa (...)

| February 2007 | 364 views

Hanciles' Allegation is Groundless

Hanciles’ Allegation is Groundless

"Mr. Hanciles clearly is a writer to behold because he attempts to be a fine journalist or commentator on public affairs in some of his writings we have (...)

| February 2007 | 20575 views

YSLI Plans More Presidential Debates

YSLI Plans More Presidential Debates

Youth for Sierra Leone Improvement (YSLI) is hereby informing the general public/electorate, the government of Sierra Leone, the National Electoral (...)

| January 2007 | 449 views

Prosecutor Welcomes Start Date of Taylor Trial

Prosecutor Welcomes Start Date of Taylor Trial

PRESS RELEASE The trial of former Liberian President Charles Taylor(photo) is slated to begin this spring, as ordered by a Judge of the United (...)

| January 2007 | 305 views

Another Big Fish to Join PMDC Soon

Another Big Fish to Join PMDC Soon

By Gibril Koroma, Vancouver, Canada. Barely a few days after the PMDC leadership announced the joining of their party by Hinga Norman and other former (...)

| January 2007 | 921 views

Riot Shakes Freetown

Riot Shakes Freetown

By Our Correspondent Freetown is the scene of a riot Saturday between some youths and the police. Apparently, a taxi cab driver was pouring a gallon of (...)

| January 2007 | 647 views

John Leigh Debunks Press Statement

John Leigh Debunks Press Statement

By Our Correspondent. A leading member of the ruling SLPP government in Sierra Leone, Dr. John Leigh(photo), has dismissed a recent statement purportedly (...)

| January 2007 | 477 views

Rapp Goes to New York

Rapp Goes to New York

According to a special court press release,Stephen Rapp(photo), the newly appointed Prosecutor of the Special Court for Sierra Leone, will be a guest at (...)

| January 2007 | 438 views

Dombolo in Sierra Leone Politics Next Week

Dombolo in Sierra Leone Politics Next Week

Sierra Leone politics will soon change in a very dramatic way if information received by the Patriotic Vanguard over the weekend is anything to go by. The (...)

| January 2007 | 524 views

Has the Mayor Committed “Defamatory Libel”?

Has the Mayor Committed “Defamatory Libel”?

Commentary By Oswald Hanciles, Freetown The Sierra Leone Court Monitoring Programme (SLCMP) sent me a letter dated January 13, 2007, to serve as a (...)

| January 2007 | 464 views