Salone News

Vanguard Deputy Editor Thrills Toronto Audience

By Our Correspondent “The media in Africa has an onerous challenge of living up to the responsibility of the covetous position of being the Fourth Estate (...)

| February 2007 | 3837 views

Special Court Receives €600,000 from EC

The European Commission has made a donation of €600,000 ($787,000) to the Special Court for Sierra Leone to continue the Court’s Victims Justice and Legacy Proje

| February 2007 | 264 views

UNDP (Sierra Leone) Website Relaunched

UNDP PRESS RELEASE The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Sierra Leone is pleased to announce the relaunch of its website, which can be (...)

| February 2007 | 349 views

London: Zainab’s Murderer Gets Life Sentence

A teenager has been jailed for at least 30 years for the murders of a woman at a christening and a student teacher. Roberto Malasi, 18, stabbed Ruth (...)

| February 2007 | 448 views


The death is announced of the late Ya Amina Dainkeh of 28 Teko Road, Makeni, Northern Sierra Leone. She passed away on January 12, 2007 and is survived by (...)

| February 2007 | 936 views

Lungi: Training for Commercial Sex Workers

The United Nations Integrated Office in Sierra Leone (UNIOSIL) and the Forum for African Women Educationalists (FAWE), in collaboration with UNDP, UNAIDS (...)

| February 2007 | 672 views

BBC roadshow across Sierra Leone

Radio listeners in Sierra Leone will be treated to a week of engaging live programming when the BBC World Service brings its interactive English for Africa (...)

| February 2007 | 408 views

Hanciles’ Allegation is Groundless

"Mr. Hanciles clearly is a writer to behold because he attempts to be a fine journalist or commentator on public affairs in some of his writings we have (...)

| February 2007 | 20670 views

YSLI Plans More Presidential Debates

Youth for Sierra Leone Improvement (YSLI) is hereby informing the general public/electorate, the government of Sierra Leone, the National Electoral (...)

| January 2007 | 488 views

Prosecutor Welcomes Start Date of Taylor Trial

PRESS RELEASE The trial of former Liberian President Charles Taylor(photo) is slated to begin this spring, as ordered by a Judge of the United (...)

| January 2007 | 344 views