Salone News

A Review of the Freetown Media

Electoral Commission announces nomination dates In the exercise of the powers conferred upon it by the Electoral Laws Act, 2002, the National Electoral (...)

| June 2007 | 230 views

12 Charged for Rebellion in Kalangba

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown. Twelve rebellious residents of Kalangba village, Bombali district, Northern Sierra Leone have appeared before (...)

| June 2007 | 369 views

Student wins $30,000 car in raffle

By Jonathan Leigh, Freetown. Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Oliver Somassa last Thursday handed over the keys of a brand new Peugeot 207 car (...)

| June 2007 | 299 views

The Murzuk Ferry in Freetown is Stranded at Sea

By Karamoh Kabba An anxious passenger onboard a Lungi airport-bound ferry, the Murzuk, called to tell me today that their ferry is stranded at sea, (...)

| June 2007 | 449 views

Sierra Leone, U.S.A Sign $58M Debt Relief Pact

By Sorie Sudan Sesay, Freetown The Government of Sierra Leone could be breathing a sigh of relief following the signing of a $58million debt relief pact (...)

| June 2007 | 415 views

Seven Firemen in court for murder of Manager

By Jonathan Leigh. Preliminary court proceedings into the death of John Samuel Ojeah, Distribution Manager of the Guma Valley Water Company (...)

| June 2007 | 325 views

Mano River Bridge Opens Thursday

By Jonathan Leigh,Freetown. The Mano River Bridge, a vital trade link between Liberia and Sierra Leone will be officially re-opened on Thursday at (...)

| June 2007 | 653 views

Kingtom Dumpsite Upgraded

The handing-over ceremony of the Kingtom Dumpsite and Sewage Pond Rehabilitation(photo) to contractors took place at Kingtom, Freetown on Tuesday, 5 June (...)

| June 2007 | 345 views

APC secures SLPP big fish

By Sorie Sudan Sesay,Freetown. Two big names in the ruling Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) last Tuesday declared for the opposition All People’s (...)

| June 2007 | 348 views