Salone News

Mano River Bridge Opens Thursday

By Jonathan Leigh,Freetown. The Mano River Bridge, a vital trade link between Liberia and Sierra Leone will be officially re-opened on Thursday at (...)

| June 2007 | 620 views

Kingtom Dumpsite Upgraded

The handing-over ceremony of the Kingtom Dumpsite and Sewage Pond Rehabilitation(photo) to contractors took place at Kingtom, Freetown on Tuesday, 5 June (...)

| June 2007 | 331 views

APC secures SLPP big fish

By Sorie Sudan Sesay,Freetown. Two big names in the ruling Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) last Tuesday declared for the opposition All People’s (...)

| June 2007 | 337 views

PMDC Goes To Supreme Court

By Theophilus S. Gbenda, Freetown The long awaited court hearing involving the People’s Movement for Democratic Change (PMDC) and the Sierra Leone (...)

| June 2007 | 400 views

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 | 422 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 | 321 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 | 1080 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 | 359 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 | 365 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 | 168 views