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PMDC Top Brass Storm London

PMDC Top Brass Storm London

By Our Correspondent People at Heathrow airport in London on Wednesday evening, November 1, 2006, gathered to look as a large group of members of the (...)

| November 2006 | 605 views

The SLPP Government: A Fortress of Corruption?

Commentary By Joe Sandie Corruption in Sierra Leone is not only endemic but systemic. Even though the government, like other African governments, (...)

| November 2006 | 1811 views

PDL Blasts UN in Sierra Leone

PDL Blasts UN in Sierra Leone

The Sierra Leone People’s Democratic League (PDL) is a Sierra Leonean political party that has not yet been registered; but it is known for its (...)

| November 2006 | 490 views



The death is announced of Pa Suliman Mansaray of Kissy in Freetown. Pa Mansaray was a businessman and the owner of what was known as "Baboo College", (...)

| October 2006 | 553 views

Special Court Judge Meets Law Students

Special Court Judge Meets Law Students

By Our Correspondent. He was the guest speaker at the University of East London’s Centre on Human Rights in Conflict inaugural public lecture in (...)

| October 2006 | 1445 views

Why Blame the Youths?

Commentary By John Wyse, Freetown. The sub-section of our population that is normally blamed for the cataclysm that has befallen our nation is the (...)

| October 2006 | 418 views

New York: Berewa's Statement to PBC

New York: Berewa’s Statement to PBC

Statement to the Peace Building Commission By H.E Solomon Berewa, Vice President, Republic of Sierra Leone October 12, 2006. Mr. Chairman, Members of (...)

| October 2006 | 410 views

Prosecution Rebuffed as CDF Defence Ends

Commentary By Alfred Munda SamForay Charles Francis Margai, the Lead Defence Counsel for Alieu Kondewa, in the matter of Prosecutor versus Sam Hinga (...)

| October 2006 | 367 views

CDF Trial: Defence Testimony Ends

CDF Trial: Defence Testimony Ends

According to a special court press release, the defence testimony ended today in the trial of three accused former leaders of the CDF militia. Since (...)

| October 2006 | 346 views

Sierra Leone: Glenna Forde is Dead

Glenna Forde, Acting Director of Broadcasting of the 98.1 FM radio station in Freetown is dead. According to the New Citizen newspaper of today Tuesday (...)

| October 2006 | 578 views

Press Release on St. Francis Issue

Press Release on St. Francis Issue

Press Release 14th October 2006 London, UK Makeni Parishioners in the United Kingdom Demand Immediate Retraction and Unqualified Apology from Standard (...)

| October 2006 | 389 views