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Special Court: Penfold Appears Today

Special Court: Penfold Appears Today

The stage is set for fireworks in Freetown as former British High Commissioner to Sierra Leone Peter Penfold (photo) appears this morning at the Special (...)

by Gibril Koroma | February 2006 | 443 views

 Norman Was Against Berewa

Norman Was Against Berewa

Commentary By Alfred Munda SamForay Chief Sam Hinga Norman today concluded his second and final week of testimony before the so-called Special Court for (...)

| February 2006 | 428 views

Book Review

Book Review

TITLE: A DIRTY WAR IN WEST AFRICA: THE RUF AND THE DESTRUCTION OF SIERRA LEONE AUTHOR: LANSANA GBERIE PUBLISHERS: C. Hurst & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., (...)

| February 2006 | 345 views

Funeral Announcement

Funeral Announcement

FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENT for The Late Professor Clifford Nelson Fyle Author of the National Anthem of Sierra Leone W. Africa Who Passed Away (...)

| February 2006 | 417 views

Liberia: Diamond Sanctions May Soon Be Lifted

Liberia: Diamond Sanctions May Soon Be Lifted

The senior United Nations envoy to Liberia has called on the international community to work with the country’s Government to pave the way for the (...)

| February 2006 | 341 views

Press Release

Press Release

Old Prince Waleans Association (OPWA) Organization, USA - An example worthy of emulation. On Monday the 23rd of January, Sigismund Ogoo a member of the (...)

| February 2006 | 415 views

Obituary

Obituary

Professor Adonis F.Labor of the University of Sierra Leone has passed away. He was born in Sierra Leone on September 3, 1939 and passed away on January (...)

| January 2006 | 499 views

Sierra Leone Receives USD144m from BADEA

Sierra Leone Receives USD144m from BADEA

The presidents of Sierra Leone, Mozambique and Malawi, have separately visited the headquarters of the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa, BADEA, (...)

| January 2006 | 552 views

Makeni Scenes (Part 2)

Another interesting set of Makeni photos by Saidu Kaye Sesay.In this set we have Makeni town council chairman Mansaray,Doombs,a popular Makeni comedian, (...)

| January 2006 | 446 views

Makeni Scenes

One of our correspondents in London, Saidu Kaye Sesay, was recently in Sierra Leone. On a trip to Makeni, the capital of the northern province, he observed (...)

| January 2006 | 511 views