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Sierra Leone: Talk Show to promote accountability

PRESS RELEASE The National Communications Strategy Project (NCSP) in Sierra Leone has launched a weekly radio talk show, “Development Dialogue”, on UN (...)

| March 2007 | 381 views

Japan Donates US$2.8 Million to Elections

The Government of Japan has announced a US$2.8 million contribution to the 2007 Elections in Sierra Leone. This contribution from the people of Japan will (...)

| March 2007 | 266 views

APC Court Cases: Fear of Violence Escalates

By Alpha R. Jalloh, Vanguard Freetown Bureau Chief. There has been increasing fear in Sierra Leone that a late judgement in the case between dissidents (...)

| March 2007 | 582 views

Exile: Sierra Leonean Journalists in Australia

By Anthony B. Conteh (Tony Bee), Vanguard Sydney (Australia) Correspondent. Edison Yongai(photo), Interim Chairman of the Association of Sierra Leonean (...)

| March 2007 | 473 views

International Women’s Day: UN Slams FGM

Press Release Freetown, Sierra Leone, 8 March 2007 --- The United Nations in Sierra Leone takes the opportunity of the International Women’s Day, to call (...)

| March 2007 | 268 views

Body of Sam Hinga Norman Handed Over to Family

According to a press release received today from the Special Court for Sierra Leone, the body of Sam Hinga Norman was handed over to family members today (...)

| March 2007 | 471 views

Carolyn McAskie Visits Sierra Leone

The United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Peacebuilding Support, Ms. Carolyn McAskie, will visit Sierra Leone from 6 to 8 March 2007 shortly after (...)

| March 2007 | 333 views