Salone News

Prince Harding, Two Others Suspended

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown. Sierra Leone’s Transport minister Prince Harding, the Director of Civil Aviation and his deputy have been suspended from (...)

| June 2007 | 417 views

Drama at the Hague: Khan Versus Sebutinde

By Teddy Foday-Musa, at the Hague. The Charles Taylor trial at the Hague started in a dramatic fashion yesterday with Taylor himself refusing to make an (...)

| June 2007 | 313 views

Helicopter Crash: Government Launches Probe

Press Release. Office of the Vice President Spur Road, Freetown Tel: +232-76-651-584 +232-33-887-662 PARAMOUNT AIRLINES HELICOPTER (...)

| June 2007 | 1074 views

PMDC & SLPP In Court Tuesday

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown. A Supreme Court motion filed by the People’s Movement for Democratic Change (PMDC) party challenging the eligibility (...)

| June 2007 | 354 views

Guma Valley Workers Shut Down Freetown

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown. Junior workers of the Guma Valley Water Company shut down taps in Freetown for few hours last Friday in protest at the (...)

| June 2007 | 360 views

Workshop for Army Officers Concluded

In its continued efforts to strengthen the capacity of the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF), UNIOSIL in collaboration with UNDP and UNIFEM (...)

| June 2007 | 162 views

Special Court: Judgment on AFRC, CDF, Soon.

By Teddy Foday-Musa at the Hague and Gibril Koroma in Canada. The months of June and July are very crucial months for Sierra Leone as those are the (...)

| June 2007 | 248 views

Charles Taylor Goes On Trial Monday

By Jonathan Leigh in Freetown and Teddy Foday-Musa at the Hague. Special Court for Sierra Leone said on Thursday it shall be screening live in Freetown (...)

| June 2007 | 245 views

NDA struggles for national identity

By Alpha Jalloh. Like northerners in Ivory Coast or Tutsis in Rwanda or Bayamulange in DR Congo or Tuaregs in Mali or Blacks in Mauritania , Fullahs (...)

| June 2007 | 242 views

SL Government official killed over water.

By Alpha R. Jalloh, Vanguard Freetown Bureau Chief. A senior engineer of the Guma Valley Water Company has lost his life today after a scuffle (...)

| June 2007 | 471 views

Indian Doctors Provide Free Surgical Treatment

A team of 12 Indian doctors from the Rotary Club of India are currently in Freetown providing free surgical treatment to those patients who deserve (...)

| May 2007 | 195 views