Speaking at the launch yesterday at Africell’s Headquarters, Wilberforce in Freetown, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Joe Abass Bangura said Africell has always being at the cutting edge of technology in the telecommunications sector in Sierra Leone.
He said on Friday 5th August 2011, the company became the first player in the market to launch the 3G Mobile Phone Technology in the Sierra Leone, adding that keeping with this proud tradition, on 19th January 2018, it also became the first company to introduce 4G LTE Technology in Sierra Leone.
In a bid to keep the public informed about issues of corruption and the effects of the scourge on national development, the Anti-Corruption Commission on Saturday 19th May 2018 engaged the Rogbangba Community, Hastings, Western Rural District.
The ACC used the occasion to educate the community people on the role of the Commission in the fight against corruption as well as to solicit their support to act as whistle blowers.
As part of activities to commemorate Community Day, the Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Sierra Leone has planted over three hundred trees at the Tacugama Sanctuary mudslide site at the mountainous community of Regent.
This move is not only aimed at supporting reforestation in that all-important area of the country, but will equally help in food production for the chimpanzees in the Western Area National Peninsular Park.
Updating AYV about the Tacugama Sanctuary Western Area Peninsular National Park the Research and Outreach Coordinator David Momoh has urged countries within the Western region of Africa including Guinea, Liberia, Ivory Coast and Sierra Leone to protect the Western Chimpanzees or in the next 20 years, they will no longer have Western Chimpanzees.