Salone News

Fear Grips SLPP as APC Re-Unites

According to usually very reliable sources in Freetown,fear has gripped the top leadership of the ruling SLPP after the official announcement this week by (...)

by Gibril Koroma | April 2007 | 538 views

UN statement on the voters registration

The Executive Representative of the Secretary-General, on behalf of the United Nations system, welcomes the announcement on 30 March by the National (...)

| April 2007 | 288 views

Hinga Norman Family Rejects Autopsy Report

According to a press release signed by Alfred SamForay (photo) of the Hinga Norman-CDF Defence Fund, the family of Chief Sam Hinga Norman "does not accept (...)

| April 2007 | 336 views

PPRC Organizes Regional Workshops

In view of the crucial role of women in ensuring a smooth democratic process in the up coming general elections, the Political Parties Registration (...)

| March 2007 | 211 views

SC: Norman Report Out,Sesay back in Freetown

PRESS RELEASE Freetown, Sierra Leone, 28 March 2007 An autopsy to determine the cause of death last month of Special Court indictee Sam Hinga Norman (...)

| March 2007 | 376 views

Development Dialogue and the Bureaucrats

Commentary By Kofi Akosah-Sarpong, Vanguard Ottawa Correspondent. The press release carried by the Sierra Leonean-owned Vancouver, British (...)

| March 2007 | 239 views


By Roland Marke. It is with deep regret and sympathy that I announce the death of Amara Kabba (Karamoh Kabba’s younger brother) in Freetown. He died at (...)

| March 2007 | 373 views

IFC Facility to Boost Sierra Leone Trade

Press Release. Freetown, March 22, 2007-IFC today signed trade finance agreements with three leading banks in Sierra Leone that will enable them to (...)

| March 2007 | 284 views