Salone News

Vice President’s Wife is Dead

Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone, is in a state of intense mourning as news of the death of the wife of Vice President Solomon Berewa hit its streets (...)

by Gibril Koroma | December 2005 | 585 views

PMDC Supporters Thank Foreign Missions

PMDC supporters in the United Kingdom have expressed their thanks and appreciation over a statement issued by foreign missions in Sierra Leone condemning (...)

| December 2005 | 424 views

UN Worries About Peace in Sierra Leone

The largest UN peacekeeping operation in its time is about to wind up but despite the broad successes of the mission, war battered Sierra Leone is still at (...)

| December 2005 | 427 views

Margai Released on Bail

PMDC leader Charles Margai has been released on bail in Bo.The bail was worth 500 million leones. Margai, who was taken to Bo under police escort faces, (...)

by Gibril Koroma | December 2005 | 529 views

Charles Margai Arrested Again!

Freetown and Bo, the two largest cities in Sierra Leone are reportedly in a state of extreme tension as news of the arrest, once again, of the leader of (...)

by Gibril Koroma | December 2005 | 630 views

Berewa’s Friends React

A group in London describing itself as the "Friends of Solomon Berewa" has sent this public statement to the Vanguard as a reaction to the incident that (...)

| November 2005 | 431 views

Kabbah to Face London Demo

A group of Sierra Leoneans calling themselves the "Defenders of Democracy and Good Governance in Sierra Leone" has planned a demonstration to be held at (...)

by Gibril Koroma | November 2005 | 546 views

SLPP Scribe Blasts Margai

By Sahr Yamba Musa. Secretary General of the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP), Jacob Jusu Saffa Tuesday charged that Charles Francis Margai Margai, (...)

| November 2005 | 515 views

A Sign Of Things to Come

By Zubairu Wai I was on the phone, frantically trying to get hold of anyone I could lay my hands on: old friends, acquaintances, or family living in Bo, (...)

| November 2005 | 503 views