Salone News


The death is announced of Pa Suliman Mansaray of Kissy in Freetown. Pa Mansaray was a businessman and the owner of what was known as "Baboo College", (...)

| October 2006 | 599 views

Special Court Judge Meets Law Students

By Our Correspondent. He was the guest speaker at the University of East London’s Centre on Human Rights in Conflict inaugural public lecture in October (...)

| October 2006 | 1491 views

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 | 455 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 | 444 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 | 403 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 | 375 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 | 613 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 | 422 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 | 3896 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 | 787 views