Executive Director of the Legal Aid Board, Fatmata Claire Carlton-Hanciles has criticized the ruling All People’s Congress (APC) party and the main opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) for failing to participate in the training of political parties on the March 2018 elections.
The training was organized by the Board on 14th November, 2017 and had twenty-one political parties in attendance.
The city of Bo, Southern Sierra Leone is all set to host the 2017 National Nutrition Fair scheduled to be held in the city’s Mini Stadium from 23rd to 25th November with the theme: “No child should die of malnutrition”.
Head of Coordinating Office Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Sierra Leone, Dr. Mohamed Foh told newsmen the occasion is geared towards popularizing good nutritional lifestyles while promoting healthy living.
He said since Sierra Leone became a member of the Global Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement, considerable efforts have been made in addressing the challenges of malnutrition and working towards Food and Nutrition Security.
Actually Makeni is the fourth largest city in Sierra Leone after Freetown, Bo and Kenema and the largest city and economic center of the Northern Province. Makeni is the capital and administrative center of Bombali District.
The city lies approximately 137 kilometers 85 miles east of Freetown. Makeni city is a major commercial, education, transportation and economic center. The city had a population of 80,840 in the 2004 census and a current estimate of 112,489.
Former flagbearer aspirant of the main opposition Sierra Leone People's Party(SLPP), John Oponjo Benjamin (JOB) has reassured the party that he was born SLPP and will die SLPP no matter what.
He was speaking to AYV news on Wednesday 15th November, 2017 at its studios where he said after ten years of APC misrule, the people of Sierra Leone can only vest their confidence in the SLPP as the last vehicle to move this country forward.