Salone News

PEACE Clubs Launch Report

By Amadu Massallay. The launching of the PEACE Clubs initiative on April 14 was a modest event but will very likely be seen in history as a great (...)

| May 2007 | 254 views

Bush to Nominate New US Envoy to Sierra Leone

According to a White House press release issued yesterday,President George W. Bush has announced his intention to nominate six individuals, appoint eight (...)

| May 2007 | 391 views

Special Court Advisory

FREETOWN The Prosecutor vs. Issa Hassan Sesay, Morris Kallon and Augustine Gbao (the RUF accused). 2 May: A Status Conference will take place on (...)

| May 2007 | 257 views

Press Release-New Website

It is with a spirit of pride, nationalism, seasoned in a fusion of Divinity and humanity that I’m launching my new website: It is the (...)

| April 2007 | 479 views

Special Court Outreach Mission to Liberia

According to a Special Court press alert issued yesterday, a high-level mission from the Special Court will visit the Liberian capital Monrovia on April (...)

| April 2007 | 247 views

IFAD intensifies fight against rural poverty

The Executive Board of IFAD approved US$63.5 million in loans and US$59.2 million in grants to fight rural poverty in eight developing countries: Burundi, (...)

| April 2007 | 69223 views

Sierra Leone: Hallowell is JHR Country Director

By Alicia Filipowich. With the aim of creating change without creating dependency, Journalists for Human Rights’ (JHR) expansion in Sierra Leone is now a (...)

| April 2007 | 450 views


By David Keili. My brother, Christian Katta Keili passed away in Freetown yesterday and part of me died with him. He leaves behind many friends (...)

| April 2007 | 417 views