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War and Peace in Sierra Leone-A Reaction

By Gbakanda Kamara, Norway A lot has been said about the war in Sierra Leone and a lot more will be said as time goes on.Of course most of what is said (...)

| September 2005 | 386 views

Blockbuster: Zainab Bangura Breaks Silence.

Blockbuster: Zainab Bangura Breaks Silence.

This interview was first published in September 2005.We are re-publishing it to remind readers of the views and thought processes of Sierra Leone’s (...)

| September 2005 | 614 views

Letter to Sierra Leone’s Parliamentarians

Dear Honorable Parliamentarians: Throughout Sierra Leone’s history, each generation of leaders has had to respond to the clarion call to do what is (...)

| September 2005 | 382 views

New SLDC Boss Appointed

Sierra Leone Diamond Company Limited ("SLDC" or the "Company") Board Appointment HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 9 /CNW/ - Sierra Leone Diamond Company (AIM : (...)

| September 2005 | 356 views

Kabbah’s Hammer: Benjamin in, Dauda Out

By Gibril Gbanabome Koroma In what many believe is ’punishment’ for betrayal, incompetence and kleptomania, president Kabbah has announced a (...)

| September 2005 | 447 views

Fierce Battle in Makeni

By Gibril Gbanabome Koroma Makeni, the capital of the Northern region will be the scene of one of the fiercest battles in the political history of Sierra (...)

| September 2005 | 368 views

"Dont Mess With the Press"—SLAJ President Warns

By Abu Whyte Sesay in Freetown The President of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ),Alhaji Ibrahim Ben Kargbo has observed in Freetown that (...)

| August 2005 | 594 views

John Leigh Blasts SLPP Aspirants

The Patriotic Vanguard recently had a blockbuster of an interview with feisty SLPP leadership aspirant John Ernest Leigh in which he described his (...)

| August 2005 | 411 views

"ICRC Are Not Rebels"----TRC

In the heated battles to restore the deposed Kabbah government in 1998, a lot of accusations and allegations were flying back and forth in and out of the (...)

| August 2005 | 351 views

Concern Mounts Over Freetown’s Garbage

The problem of waste disposal in Freetown, the Sierra Leonean capital and the rest of the country is one of the apparently insurmountable problems faced by (...)

| August 2005 | 416 views