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An intricate problem exists while using charcoal, which is essential to Sierra Leonean cooking.

Charcoal, a cornerstone of Sierra Leonean cooking, presents a complex challenge. Its popularity stems from its efficiency and ease of use, but its production is intertwined with the nation’s alarming deforestation crisis. However, the loss of trees used to produce…

NSA workshop for consultation with an emphasis on creating an Anti-Doping Authority.

The National Sports Authority (NSA), in collaboration with the Ministry of Sports, has hosted a consultative workshop focusing on establishing an Anti-Doping Authority and promoting positions of trust within sporting associations. The one-day Consultative Workshop was aimed at fostering a…

St. Joseph Senior Secondary School teachers protest.

Teachers of St. Joseph Senior Secondary School protest against the re-instatement of the SSS Principal, Miss Alberta Demby, on allegations of Corruption, molestation, embarrassment and disrespect for staff among others.

The Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources and Chinese Embassy signed a MOU.

The Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources has signed a memorandum of understanding on the implementation of the black Johnson fishing harbor with the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China at the Chinese Embassy in Sierra Leone.

Visiting the nation on a study tour is a delegation from the Guinean Armed Forces Staff College.

A delegation from the Guinean Armed Forces Staff College is in the country on a study tour. As part of their course they are to understand border security issues, share experience of other military training school, and create new training…

In Sierra Leone, measles continues to be one of the top causes of death for children.

Measles remains one of the leading causes of death among children in Sierra Leone. In response, the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI), Ministry of Health in collaboration with its partners will roll- out nationwide Measles-Rubella vaccination for children between Nine…

To identify gaps and suggest reforms, a citizens’ discussion was undertaken in respect to June 24, 2023 elections.

With support from the European Union, the National Council for Civic Education, National Commission for Democracy and IDEA International have held a citizens dialogue on the June 24th2023   General elections to   identify gaps and also recommend reforms to uphold peace…

One year after Sierra Leone’s elections.

One year after Sierra Leone’s elections, normalcy continues amidst controversies regarding the June 2023 elections. Post-election exercise is not without its challenges as the process bred the establishment of a Tripartite Committee. Chief Electoral Commissioner, ECSL Mohamed Konneh has told…

NRA holds engagement on Community Accountability and Service Delivery.

National Revenue Authority, NRA and Civil Society Consortium on Community Accountability and Service Delivery have met with business people and consumers. They met to discuss strategies and how to raise awareness on tax compliance among relevant players in the business…

34-year prison term for sexual penetration and incest.

Justice Aiah Simeon Alieu of the High court has sentenced one Sinneh Suma to 34 years in prison for incest and sexual penetration. The accused person was standing trial on two count charges to with sexual penetration contrary to section…