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FAO and IPPC has met with the Ministry of Agriculture to discuss development.

As one of the 11 countries in Africa featured in the Pilot Phase of the Africa Phytosanitary Program (or APP), a team from the Food and Agriculture Organisation and the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) has met with the Ministry…

Women occupy a strategic position for actualizing the government’s Feed Salone initiative.

The Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food Security Theresa Tenneh Dick has said that women occupy a strategic position for actualizing the government’s Feed Salone initiative. She added that Fostering this strategic partnership will help women to break financial barriers…

Increasing the scope of the Nutrition Secretariat’s initiatives to improve national nutrition.

Scaling up Nutrition Secretariat has engaged Parliament’s Caucus Committee to boost nutrition in the country. Part of the venture was to solicit the support of Parliamentarians to advocate for increased budgetary allocation to promote nutrition across the country.

Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio Holds Bilateral Meeting with International Atomic Energy Agency, Expresses Hope in Use of Nuclear Techniques to Accelerate Results

His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has held a productive bilateral meeting with the Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Rafael Mariano Grossi, at their headquarters to deepen collaboration between Sierra Leone and IAEA. After welcoming President…

The Corporate Governance Guidelines have been released by the Bank of Sierra Leone.

The Bank of Sierra Leone has developed Corporate Governance Guidelines for Commercial Banks and Financial Holding Companies. The document has been presented to stakeholders in the banking sector during a seminar in order to make their contributions before implementation by…

ILO signed contract to support Thirty Small and Medium Enterprises (SME).

The International Labor Organisation has signed contract with three private incubators to support thirty Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in four districts across the country. The move was to help the country’s main ‘feed Salone project’ and also boost   entrepreneurship through…

NeeV Salone promised to introduce Electric Cars in Sierra Leone.

Chief Operating Officer, NeeV Salone, Emmanuella sandy has revealed her company’s plan to introduce Electric Cars in Sierra Leone and this she says will cut down overall fuel expenditure by 50%. She was speaking at a workshop organised to train…

Measles Rubella Vaccination Campaign launched.

The Ministry of Health under the Expanded Programme on Immunization has launched the Measles Rubella Vaccination Campaign targeting about 1.5 million children across the country. The launching at the Family Kingdom, Aberdeen marks the beginning of a week-long measles administration…

Trained and certified seed inspectors to be deployed in every district in the country.

The Sierra Leone Seed Certification Agency has trained and certified seed inspectors that are to be deployed in every district in the country. The aim is to have Seed Producers evaluate seeds in ensuring proper and quality seeds are produced…

One Megawatts Solar Energy Power Plant for Moyamba District.

The Regional Director for Africa at the United Nations Office for Project Services Dalila Goncalves and the Director for the UNOPS Ghana Multi- Country Office Ifeoma Charles-Monwuba have concluded a day visit in Moyamba District to inspect the ongoing construction…