Salone News

Sierra Leonean Excels at US College

Six faculty members have earned tenure at Franklin & Marshall College, effective July 1, 2007. They are Patrick Bernard, English; David Brennan, (...)

| May 2007 | 459 views

Kabbah Opens NASSIT Office in Makeni

KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT, ALHAJI DR. AHMAD TEJAN KABBAH ON THE OCCASION OF THE OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE NORTHERN (...)

| May 2007 | 434 views

Sierra Leone Elections: PPRC Commended

With the assistance of the United Nations Integrated Office in Sierra Leone (UNIOSIL), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and other (...)

| May 2007 | 322 views

Trial of Charles Taylor Set for June 4 Opening

PRESS RELEASE Freetown, 7 May 2007 Following today’s Pre-Trial conference in The Hague, opening arguments in the highly anticipated trial of former (...)

| May 2007 | 935 views

PMDC Rejects New Election Date

The People’s Movement for Democratic Change (PMDC), one of Sierra Leone’s vibrant and dynamic political parties, has rejected the new election date recently (...)

| May 2007 | 480 views

New Krio-English Dictionary

A Sierra Leonean academic and respected linguist, Dr.Abou Bai-Sheka has written a new Krio-English dictionary which was recently published by Morris (...)

| May 2007 | 755 views

Sexual Harassment and Radicalism at USL

Commentary. By Abdulai Bayraytay in Toronto,Canada. The problem of sexual harassment and criminalizing student radicalism in African universities is (...)

| May 2007 | 536 views

Sierra Leone to delay elections

Sierra Leone has said that it is pushing back the date of presidential and legislative elections by two weeks. The polls, the first since UN (...)

| May 2007 | 373 views

AJA Returns to Sierra Leone

The UNDP Spokesperson on War and Poverty for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, AJA(photo) arrives in Freetown on Monday, 7 May for a one week visit to (...)

| May 2007 | 364 views

Sierra Leone: JHR Begins Full Scale Operations

Journalists for Human Rights. PRESS RELEASE. Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) is pleased to announce the commencement of full scale operations in (...)

| May 2007 | 327 views