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Year: 2024

Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio Presents the Achievements of First 360 Days in Office, With Renewed Commitment to Open Governance

His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has presented achievements by the Sierra Leone People’s Party, SLPP, government in the first 360 days in office. The achievement, titled “Consolidating the Gains: A 360-Day Accelerated Delivery”, captures gains made in the…

Financial support was given to 25 teachers at the Freetown elementary school St. Theresa.

Former Member of Parliament Hon. Abdul Muniru Lansana with support from David Abu Bangura in the United States has provided financial assistance to 25 teachers at the St. Theresa primary school in the Eastern part of Freetown. Deputy Head Teacher…

NDMA has embarked on a risk assessment survey in six disaster prone communities.

The National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) has embarked on a risk assessment survey in six disaster prone communities in the Western Area to mitigate and foster disaster preparedness. Speaking on the issue, Director of Communications, NDMA explained more to our…

Engagement held on the National Public Sector Transformative Strategy.

The Ministry of Public Administration and Political Affairs has held an engagement with local councils and chief administrators on the National Public Sector Transformative Strategy. The engagement was to establish a rational, lawful and regulatory framework for effective public service…

Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance on a nationwide campaign.

Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance (CHAMPS), has embarked on a nationwide campaign titled: Participatory Enquiry to Community Knowledge on CHAMPS activities. The campaign would facilitate information gathering for the transitional project the organization and the Ministry of Health would…

Two Youth Bills have been referred by Parliament to the Legislative Committee for additional review.

Parliament has committed two Youth Bills to the Legislative Committee for further scrutiny.  The Leader of Government Business, Hon. Mathew Nyuma who moved for both bills to be committed to the Legislative Committee, said although the bills were not controversial,…

FBC has launched it first-ever Master of Laws and Letters program.

Since its establishment in 1827, Fourah Bay College has made history by launching it first-ever a Master of Laws and Letters (LLM) program. With over seventy students already enrolled, the program is set to commence at the end of July…

The EGM was held in front of the New Brookfileds Hotel by the irate members of the Sierra Leone Bar Association.

The aggrieved members of the Sierra Leone Bar Association have held their Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) in front of the New Brookfileds Hotel after they were denied entry by the Sierra Leone Police. They also made their resolutions and chose…

To counteract the effects of climate change, ClicNet has advocated for increased action.

Chairperson of the Climate Change Network (ClicNet) has called for more action and financing to combat the impacts of climate change in Sierra Leone. Ibrahim Kamara was speaking during the launching of the Climate Change Network Sierra Leone and its…

A courtesy call was made to the SLBC Director General by the Executive Director of DoFA.

Executive Director of Dorwotony  Foundation for the Aged(DoFA) has paid a courtesy call on the Director General of the Sierra Leone Broadcasting Corporation  at New England Ville Freetown. According to Doreen Barrie, the visit was to update the DG on…