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The Gloria Newman-Smart Saga

Statement read by Dr. Sylvia rt Olayinka Blyden at the Press Conference called on October 11th 2005 in Sierra Leone about the death of Gloria Newman Smart (...)

| October 2005 | 542 views

New VC Unveils His Dreams

Professor Aiah Gbakima is the new Vice Chancellor of the university of Sierra Leone. In this speech, his first major speech since his appointment, he (...)

| October 2005 | 568 views

Halloran Wants His Job Back

An appeal court in Sierra Leone has acquitted an Australian war crimes investigator convicted earlier this year of indecently assaulting a teenage girl in (...)

| October 2005 | 347 views

New Party to Shake Freetown Soon

The political climate in Sierra Leone is getting more and more turbulent and everything seems to be put on hold as the country’s politicians prepare (...)

by Gibril Koroma | October 2005 | 544 views

War and Peace in Sierra Leone-A Reaction

By Gbakanda Kamara, Norway A lot has been said about the war in Sierra Leone and a lot more will be said as time goes on.Of course most of what is said (...)

| September 2005 | 405 views

Blockbuster: Zainab Bangura Breaks Silence.

Blockbuster: Zainab Bangura Breaks Silence.

This interview was first published in September 2005.We are re-publishing it to remind readers of the views and thought processes of Sierra Leone’s (...)

| September 2005 | 632 views

Letter to Sierra Leone’s Parliamentarians

Dear Honorable Parliamentarians: Throughout Sierra Leone’s history, each generation of leaders has had to respond to the clarion call to do what is (...)

| September 2005 | 414 views

New SLDC Boss Appointed

Sierra Leone Diamond Company Limited ("SLDC" or the "Company") Board Appointment HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 9 /CNW/ - Sierra Leone Diamond Company (AIM : (...)

| September 2005 | 406 views

Kabbah’s Hammer: Benjamin in, Dauda Out

By Gibril Gbanabome Koroma In what many believe is ’punishment’ for betrayal, incompetence and kleptomania, president Kabbah has announced a (...)

| September 2005 | 490 views