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50/50 urges for female vice president According to the New Citizen of today, Dr. Nemata Eshun-Baiden, Founder of the 50/50 Group that seeks to promote (...)

| June 2007 | 438 views

ACC Orders Arrest of Top Govt Official

By Jonathan Leigh,Freetown. Ahmed Wurie, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Transport and Communications was on Friday arrested on the orders of (...)

| June 2007 | 621 views

FIB breaks new ground

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown. In a major breakthrough in the banking sector, one of the country’s most successful banks, First International Bank (...)

| June 2007 | 2771 views

Le 150,000 For UNPP Symbol

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown. With nominations for aspirants vying for Parliamentary seats set for July 2, 2007, the executive of the United National (...)

| June 2007 | 383 views

Reports from Freetown

Government approves new conditions of service for the army Following decades of demanding improved conditions of service, the Sierra Leone Government (...)

| June 2007 | 381 views

65 SLPP Parliamentarians Voted Out

By Jonathan Leigh. Sixty-five out of the 83 current sitting members of Parliament of the ruling Sierra Leone People’s Party will not contest the (...)

| June 2007 | 761 views

Pilot Heads Helicopter Crash Probe

By Jonathan Leigh. John Tambi, a pilot and Aeronautics Engineer has been appointed to head the Commission set up by Government to investigate the (...)

| June 2007 | 379 views

Fake Diamonds: Three Americans duped

By Sorie Sudan Sesay. Police last week arrested three American citizens at the Lungi International Airport with parcels containing stones (...)

| June 2007 | 323 views

Ernest Koroma warns against SLPP rigging

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown. The leader of the opposition All People’s Congress (APC), Hon. Ernest Bai Koroma(photo), has warned that any attempt to (...)

| June 2007 | 319 views

Special Court: Verdict on AFRC Next Week

According to a news alert from the Special Court for Sierra Leone,verdicts in the trial of The Prosecutor vs. Alex Tamba Brima, Brima Bazzy Kamara and (...)

| June 2007 | 239 views