Salone News

A 7-7-7 Wedding in Bellerica

By Alpha Lebbie, Boston, USA. July 7th, 2007 is believed to be a propitious date. Most likely this belief is buttressed by the rhyme 7/7/7. Thus (...)

| July 2007 | 248 views

Women Support Violence-free Elections

The women of Sierra Leone, with the support of UNIFEM and other UN agencies, launched the ‘Violence-Free Election’ campaign on Wednesday, 11 July 2007 in Bo Town

| July 2007 | 192 views

Army Denies Mercenary Reports

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown. Deputy Chief of Defence Staff, Brigader Nelson-Williams has reacted to what he referred to as anomalies in two newspaper (...)

| July 2007 | 396 views

Angelo Hosts Second Inter-Party Dialogue

The Executive Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General and Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Sierra Leone, Mr. Victor (...)

| July 2007 | 193 views

ENWAGS Promotes Female Soccer

By Ibrahim Babatunde Sesay, Freetown. One of Sierra Leone’s all-female NGOs, Enhance Women and Girls through Sports for Development (ENWAGS) whose motto (...)

| July 2007 | 689 views

"The People have Spoken"----Ernest Koroma

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown. Opposition All People’s Congress (APC) leader, Hon. Ernest Bai Koroma(photo), has said that the people of Sierra Leone (...)

| July 2007 | 456 views

Sierra Leonean success in Maastricht

By Our Correspondent. A lecture room with a capacity of 150 seats at the University of Maastricht in the Netherlands was the scene of a joyous (...)

| July 2007 | 426 views

Pre-election Delegates in Town

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown. The National Democratic Institute (NDI) yesterday in a press conference at Bintumani Hotel in Freetown announced the (...)

| July 2007 | 257 views

Three Political Parties Declare Assets

By Jonathan Leigh. Of the seven political parties contesting the Presidential and Parliamentary elections, only three have fulfilled the Political (...)

| July 2007 | 360 views

Berewa Launches SLPP Manifesto

By Jonathan Leigh. Vice-President and SLPP Presidential flag bearer, Solomon Berewa(photo) yesterday unveiled the SLPP plans and programmes to the next (...)

| July 2007 | 351 views

Paramount Chiefs Prepare for Election Campaign

In efforts to clarify the role of the Paramount Chiefs in the electoral process, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Fatima Institute (...)

| July 2007 | 280 views