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Enjoy your stay in Freetown at FAMID Guest House

Enjoy your stay in Freetown at FAMID Guest House

Are you or do you know someone looking for a short, happy, safe, self-catering stay in Freetown, Sierra Leone, with cheap accomodation? Please contact: (...)

| October 2010 | 376 views

Sierra Leone: Anti-FGM campaign heats up

Sierra Leone: Anti-FGM campaign heats up

By Maada Gumbu, Freetown. Katanya Women’s Development Association (KAWDA) one of the leading advocates against Female Genital Mutilation in (...)

| September 2010 | 831 views

Sierra Leone: Curse of its Riches – Again?

Sierra Leone: Curse of its Riches – Again?

Commentary By Lansana Gberie, Senior Researcher, ACPP, Addis Ababa. Sierra Leone’s brutal 10-year civil war was partly blamed on the misuse or (...)

| September 2010 | 264 views

Is this a defining moment for Sierra Leone?

Is this a defining moment for Sierra Leone?

Commentary By Abdulai Abubakarr Conteh, London, UK. Economic development is an essential element for every country but it is especially crucial for those (...)

| September 2010 | 250 views

Tony Blair and the great Islamic threat

Tony Blair and the great Islamic threat

Commentary By Gwynne Dyer, London, UK. People often wind up believing their own cover story. Former British prime minister Tony Blair, for example, is (...)

| September 2010 | 471 views

We are Sierra Leoneans, not Lebanese

We are Sierra Leoneans, not Lebanese

Dear Editor, Let me first all wish all of you a belated Happy Ramadan celebration. I have attached an article as an addendum to the discussion in several (...)

| September 2010 | 245 views

In Pursuit of Fairness, Mr President

In Pursuit of Fairness, Mr President

Opinion By Alimamy Jaiah Kaikai, Houston, Texas. Last week, I wrote a piece that was published in most of Sierra Leone’s online and print media (...)

| September 2010 | 256 views

Human Rights are women's rights

Human Rights are women’s rights

Commentary By Nanette Thomas, APC Dallas President. ’Human Rights Are Womens Rights using political strategies; women are gaining power around the (...)

| September 2010 | 352 views