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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 | 379 views

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 (...)

| December 2009 | 320 views

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 | 404 views

Peace Prize a ’call to action’: Obama

U.S. President Barack Obama says he is deeply humbled by the Norwegian Nobel committee for selecting him as the winner of the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize and (...)

| October 2009 | 322 views

Western Union’s support for African education

Press Release Englewood, CO., September 14, 2009. The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leading provider of global payment services, continues its (...)

| September 2009 | 576 views

SLPP faces a tough fight in 2012

Commentary By Sekou Daouda Bangoura, New Jersey, USA. Immediately after his elevation to that much-coveted Ministry of Mineral Resources and (...)

| August 2009 | 1371 views