Salone News

Makeni Scenes

One of our correspondents in London, Saidu Kaye Sesay, was recently in Sierra Leone. On a trip to Makeni, the capital of the northern province, he observed (...)

| January 2006 | 572 views

Golley, Others, Charged with Treason

When lawyer and business man Omrie Golley was picked up recently amidst talk of a coup plot many people were doubtful and skeptical. Well, it looks as if (...)

by Gibril Koroma | January 2006 | 601 views

Sierra Leone Versus Abass Bundu

Yet another article on one of Sierra Leone’s political mavericks, the inimitable Dr. Abass Bundu.The present writer, Kalilu’s take is a little different. The (...)

| January 2006 | 692 views

Meet Our London Bureau Chief

Many readers have called us to ask questions about our hardworking London Bureau Chief, Abu Bakarr Shaw.They want to see and know more about the man. Here (...)

by Gibril Koroma | January 2006 | 690 views

Message to the Kono People of Sierra Leone

By Agnes Dugba Macauley. I have heard of a lot of events about my people and being a Kono myself, I have great faith in them. Kono has a lot of learned (...)

| January 2006 | 1088 views

Ex-Combatants Threaten Mayhem, Golley Arrested

We have just received the following press release from individuals in Sierra Leone calling themselves ex-combatants and purporting to be linked with (...)

| January 2006 | 618 views

Sierra Leonean Stabbed to Death in Sweden

Mohamed Sannoh, a Sierra Leonean, was recently stabbed to death in Sweden. We publish below a communication on the incident by another Sierra Leonean (...)

| January 2006 | 685 views