Salone News

INDEPTH appoints Deputy Executive Director

A Sierra Leonean biostatistician, Osman Sankoh(photo) has been appointed Deputy Director of INDEPTH, an international NGO based in Accra, Ghana. (...)

| June 2006 | 495 views

Teachers Endorse Berewa

A cross section of Western Area teachers recently endorsed Vice President Solomon Berewa’s bid for the presidency. We publish their statement below: (...)

| June 2006 | 460 views

Defence Opens Case in AFRC Accused Trial

Special Court for Sierra Leone Press and Public Affairs Office PRESS RELEASE Freetown, Sierra Leone, 5 June 2006 Defence Opens Case in AFRC (...)

| June 2006 | 476 views

Woman on trial for child trafficking

By Alpha Jalloh, Freetown A woman who has been accused of allegedly trafficking a child is standing trial at the Freetown Magistrate court presided (...)

| June 2006 | 438 views

Students Burn Lumpa Police Post

By Alpha Jalloh, Freetown Calm has returned to Lumpa Village in Waterloo after a clash between police and students in which the cops were chased and the (...)

| June 2006 | 351 views

"Bring Eddie Turay Back!", APC Stalwarts Appeal

By Alpha Jalloh, in Freetown. Many stalwarts in the All People’s Congress have expressed the need to bring Eddie Turay on board the campaign train. (...)

| June 2006 | 407 views

SLPP (Georgia) Elects Executive

By Saidu Bangura At a well attended meeting on Saturday June 3 held in Atlanta,Georgia, members of the Sierra Leone People’s Party (S.L.P.P.) Georgia (...)

| June 2006 | 705 views

NED to Honour Zainab Bangura, Others

Sierra Leonean human rights activist Zainab Bangura(photo) is among four individuals to receive this year’s National Endowment for Democracy (NED)awards at (...)

by Gibril Koroma | June 2006 | 426 views

Sierratel Workers Return to Work

By Abu B. Shaw Workers at Sierratel, Sierra Leone telecommunications provider have returned to work today, the Patriotic Vanguard can authoritatively (...)

| May 2006 | 480 views

Former SLPP Chairman Resigns!

Mr. John Saad, a former chairman of the SLPP UK branch has resigned. He said the present SLPP leadership lacks a competence and vision and that he has been (...)

by Gibril Koroma | May 2006 | 591 views