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Somalia War: PDL Condemns Ethiopia.

Somalia War: PDL Condemns Ethiopia.

Statement from the Sierra Leone People’s Democratic League (PDL). Ethiopia is Championing a proxy aggression in Somalia. The Sierra Leone (...)

| January 2007 | 275 views

Announcement: SLPP TODAY TO LAUNCH SOON!

Announcement: SLPP TODAY TO LAUNCH SOON!

Happy New Year to all the SLPP Stalwarts out there. Your continued dedication to promoting the successes of the party deserves continued promotion. Please (...)

| January 2007 | 20118 views

Sierra Leoneans in Vancouver Celebrate.

Sierra Leoneans in Vancouver Celebrate.

By Gibril Koroma, Vancouver. Sierra Leoneans in Vancouver, Canada, had a unique end of year bash last Saturday in a manner never before seen in this (...)

| January 2007 | 551 views

Election 2007: Who will be the next CEO?

Commentary By Amara Omar Kuyateh, Maryland, USA. As Sierra Leone gears up for the Presidential and Parliamentary elections in 2007, there is an (...)

| December 2006 | 471 views

Hinga Norman Aide Joins PMDC

Hinga Norman Aide Joins PMDC

By Theophilus S. Gbenda As the political tempo in Sierra Leone gathers speed the People’s Movement for Democratic Change (PMDC) has scored yet (...)

| December 2006 | 516 views

Murdered Sierra Leonean gets justice

Murdered Sierra Leonean gets justice

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief The criminal justice system in England and Wales ushered in an early Christmas for the Sierra Leone (...)

| December 2006 | 617 views

UNIOSlL's mandate extended

UNIOSlL’s mandate extended

By Sahr Musa Yamba, Winnipeg, Canada. The UN Security Council Friday 22nd July unanimously resolved to extend the mandate of the United Nations Mission in (...)

| December 2006 | 332 views

Sierra Leone: Elections or Reflections?

Sierra Leone: Elections or Reflections?

Commentary By Mohamed Boye Jallo Jamboria, Bergen, Norway. A tentative date has been announced. It is tentative because from experience the announcement (...)

| December 2006 | 694 views

Sierra Leoneans Cry Over "Blood Diamond"

Sierra Leoneans Cry Over "Blood Diamond"

By CHRISTIAN BOONE The Atlanta Journal-Constitution About 100 survivors of the civil war in Sierra Leone watched Hollywood’s depiction of the (...)

| December 2006 | 714 views

Sierra Leone's blood diamonds in Hollywood

Sierra Leone’s blood diamonds in Hollywood

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief A Hollywood blockbuster movie, BLOOD DIAMOND, reminiscent of the illegal diamond trade around the world (...)

| December 2006 | 483 views