Salone News

SL Government official killed over water.

By Alpha R. Jalloh, Vanguard Freetown Bureau Chief. A senior engineer of the Guma Valley Water Company has lost his life today after a scuffle (...)

| June 2007 | 489 views

Indian Doctors Provide Free Surgical Treatment

A team of 12 Indian doctors from the Rotary Club of India are currently in Freetown providing free surgical treatment to those patients who deserve (...)

| May 2007 | 203 views

USAID Rehabilitates Kennedy Building at FBC

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown, Sierra Leone. The United States Ambassador to Sierra Leone, Ambassador Thomas N. Hull, has launched the rehabilitation (...)

| May 2007 | 382 views

Sierra Leone: Workshop for Army Officers

UNIOSIL, in collaboration with UNDP, UNIFEM and UNICEF will be holding a sensitization workshop to strengthen the capacity of middle career officers in the (...)

| May 2007 | 235 views

Vanguard General Editor Bereaved

The Patriotic Vanguard has received the sad news of the passing away of Mr. Theophilus,Jonathan,Abayomi Roberts, father of General Editor Abayomi Charles (...)

| May 2007 | 359 views

National Micro-Finance Forum---Recommendations

BACKGROUND TO THE MICROFINANCE PROJECT ∑ In 2004, development partners (UNDP, UNCDF, KFW and Cord Aid) in collaboration with GoSL developed a Microfinance pr

| May 2007 | 477 views

Vanguard Man to Cover Taylor Trial

Teddy Foday Musa, a Patriotic Vanguard special correspondent in Holland, will cover the trial of former Liberian president Charles Taylor at the Hague, (...)

| May 2007 | 360 views

Political Violence in Sierra Leone

Commentary By Abdulai Bayraytay in Toronto, Canada Large scale rebel wars in the history of post-colonial Africa have usually started on a low scale (...)

| May 2007 | 311 views

Emmerson Hits Winnipeg, Canada, June 16

By David Koroma, Winnipeg. He has brought the heat to the airwaves and dance halls in Sierra Leone, The Gambia, England, USA, Holland, Australia and (...)

| May 2007 | 473 views

Bo: SLPP Doles out Party Symbols

By Edie Vandy. It seems all is now set for the August 11, 2007 Parliamentary battle, following the ruling party‚Äôs move to dole out party symbols (...)

| May 2007 | 445 views