Salone News

Why Blame the Youths?

Commentary By John Wyse, Freetown. The sub-section of our population that is normally blamed for the cataclysm that has befallen our nation is the (...)

| October 2006 | 438 views

New York: Berewa’s Statement to PBC

Statement to the Peace Building Commission By H.E Solomon Berewa, Vice President, Republic of Sierra Leone October 12, 2006. Mr. Chairman, Members (...)

| October 2006 | 430 views

Prosecution Rebuffed as CDF Defence Ends

Commentary By Alfred Munda SamForay Charles Francis Margai, the Lead Defence Counsel for Alieu Kondewa, in the matter of Prosecutor versus Sam Hinga (...)

| October 2006 | 390 views

CDF Trial: Defence Testimony Ends

According to a special court press release, the defence testimony ended today in the trial of three accused former leaders of the CDF militia. Since (...)

| October 2006 | 366 views

Sierra Leone: Glenna Forde is Dead

Glenna Forde, Acting Director of Broadcasting of the 98.1 FM radio station in Freetown is dead. According to the New Citizen newspaper of today Tuesday (...)

| October 2006 | 601 views

Press Release on St. Francis Issue

Press Release 14th October 2006 London, UK Makeni Parishioners in the United Kingdom Demand Immediate Retraction and Unqualified Apology from (...)

| October 2006 | 413 views

Thanks for Sympathy

By Zubairu Wai, Toronto, Canada. Dear all, I would like to thank all of those who supported my family and I during this past week in the event of the (...)

| October 2006 | 3887 views

Tribute: Dr. Alimamy Nuru Deen Koroma

By Mohamed Boye Jalloh, Norway. Doc, as he was commonly known to members of his family, friends, colleagues and students, was Sierra Leone’s first (...)

| October 2006 | 776 views

Vanguard Features Editor Bereaved

Abdulai Konneh, the younger brother of the Patriotic Vanguard’s Features Editor, Zubairu Wai, passed away recently in Freetown. The late Abdulai, a (...)

by Gibril Koroma | October 2006 | 450 views

Youth Summit in Sierra Leone

In January 2007, GYPA will be sending 25 American to join 25 Ugandan students in Kampala and Gulu, Uganda for the Global Kimeeza II: The Role of Youth in (...)

| October 2006 | 383 views