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Big wedding in Edmonton, Canada

Several Siera Leoneans in the US crossed the border to witness and celebrate the wedding of David Jackson and Mabel Williams (photo) in (...)

| August 2007 | 474 views

Berewa to Boycott Presidential Debate

By Jonathan Leigh. Vice-President Solomon Berewa(photo) will be absent from Tuseday’s Presidential debate organised by the Sierra Leone Association of (...)

| August 2007 | 1786 views

Freetown: Radio Station Attacked

According to a very reliable source in Freetown, a radio station commonly known as BBN(Believers Broadcasting Network) located at Pademba Road was attacked (...)

| August 2007 | 617 views

PLP Spokesman Calls for Unity

The North America representative of Sierra Leone’s People’s Liberation Party (PLP), Danfa Williams Kabia, has called on that party’s supporters in and out of (...)

| August 2007 | 355 views

Japanese to observe Sierra Leone elections

A high-level delegation representing the Government of Japan concluded its three-day visit to Sierra Leone on Thursday, 2 August. Headed by Mr. (...)

| August 2007 | 938 views

Elections: Workshop for police officers

In its continued efforts to strengthen the capacity of the Republic of Sierra Leone Police (SLP), the United Nations Integrated Office in Sierra Leone (...)

| August 2007 | 169 views

The CDF Verdicts: A Preliminary Response

Commentary. By Lansana Gberie. In the heat of intense electoral campaigning in Sierra Leone, the verdicts Thursday by the Special Court for Sierra (...)

| August 2007 | 379 views

War Crimes Convictions in CDF Accused Trial

PRESS RELEASE Freetown, Sierra Leone, 2 August 2007 Two former leaders of Sierra Leone’s Civil Defence Forces militia were convicted today of war (...)

| August 2007 | 460 views

Hinga Norman’s Family Rejects Inquest Report

For Public Release. Indianapolis, Indiana, 26 July 2007 ”In my opinion, Mr. Sam Hinga Norman died due to MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE AND THE FAILURE OF THE (...)

| August 2007 | 395 views