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Farewell to a patriot

Farewell to a patriot

Tribute By Dr. Hassan B. Sisay, Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA.. Alimamy Saso Samura died in Boston in late January following a prolonged illness. He was born (...)

| February 2010 | 236 views

Race in America: Obama's state of the union

Race in America: Obama’s state of the union

Commentary By Henry Champ, CBC, Canada. How often have you cringed or been embarrassed by a family member or a close friend who made disparaging remarks (...)

| January 2010 | 272 views

Vancouver: World AIDS Day Concert 2009

Vancouver: World AIDS Day Concert 2009

By Our Correspondent Vancouver can be a competitive place for musicians; it’s a rare occasion that artists of many talents rally in support of an (...)

| December 2009 | 606 views

UNIDO: Kandeh Yumkella gets second term

UNIDO: Kandeh Yumkella gets second term

Kandeh K. Yumkella of Sierra Leone was today(Monday) reappointed for a second term as the Director-General of the United Nations Industrial Development (...)

| December 2009 | 313 views

Foreign Minister reacts from Saudi Arabia

Foreign Minister reacts from Saudi Arabia

Press Statement My attention has been drawn to a series of publications in two Sierra Leonean local tabloids, namely; The Standard Times and Global Times (...)

| December 2009 | 260 views

Canadian Amanda Lindhout freed in Somalia

Canadian Amanda Lindhout freed in Somalia

Canadian reporter Amanda Lindhout has been freed, 15 months after she was snatched by gunmen in Somalia and held for ransom under "extremely oppressive" (...)

| November 2009 | 336 views