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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…

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…

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…

The findings for the general elections of 2023 have been delivered to Parliament by CARL and ONS.

Center for Accountability and Rule of Law (CARL) and the Office of National Security have presented to Parliament findings on the security sector, accountability and electoral justice focusing on the 2023 General Elections. Members of the Human Rights Committee in…

First Lady Fatima Maada Bio and other first Ladies are participating in a three day high-level executive leadership program.

First Lady Fatima Maada Bio and other first Ladies across Africa, Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Middle East are participating in a three day high-level executive leadership program starting from the 10th– 12th of July 2024 The session aims…

President Bio has launched the Popularization of the Medium-Term National Development Plan 2024-2030.

President Julius Maada Bio has launched the Popularization of the Medium-Term National Development Plan 2024-2030 in Kayamba Chiefdom, Moyamba District. This move aims to ensure the people own the plan, recognizing their unique needs and aspirations. Earlier this year, the…

The ILO has reiterated its commitment to carrying out the Women for Water and Peace initiative.

The International Labour Organization (ILO) with funding from the United Nations Peace building Fund has reaffirmed commitments to implement the Women for Water and Peace project. Through the United Nations Capital development Funds (UNCDF), the project aims to empower over…