African women residing in the EU capital of Brussels have added their voices to the clarion call for more inclusion of women in all spheres of governance. Led by the President of the African Women’s League in Belgium, Ms Regina Mukondola, she hammered home the message to members of the diplomatic family in attendance during the celebration of the African Women’s Day at the ACP headquarter in Brussels on 28th July this year.
The Minister Counsellor and Head of Chancery of the Sierra Leone Embassy in Washington DC Mrs. Isha S.A. Sillah, has on July 13-16, 2017participated in the 11th Biennial US-Africa Business organized by the Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) at Shoreham Hotel in Washington DC.
The leading Sport Betting and Lottery Company, Mercury International on Wednesday 19th July, 2017 made another millionaire (Mr. Brima Samura, A Poyo Seller) who won the 215th edition of the Mercury International 4/50 Jackpot Lottery draw.
A Le25 million Leones (Twenty Five Million Leones) cheque and a 10 KVA generator was presented to the Sierra Leone Society for the welfare of the aged by the Chairman of Mercury International Charitable Foundation Samir Hassanyeh in fulfillment of the company's annual financial support on Saturday 24th June,2017 at the society's Grafton resident in Freetown.