Sierra Leone’s Asmaa James founder of the Black Tuesday Movement has been listed as BBC 100 Women for 2019. BBC 100 Women is a list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world who are social change makers in the 21st century.
Commonwealth finance ministers will meet in Washington D.C. tomorrow Thursday, 17 October 2019 to discuss coordinated interventions to prevent future debt crises. Sierra Leone’s representatives are expected to be present.
A team comprising volunteers of the Legal Aid Board Satellite Office, the Approved School Community Advisory Bureau and Councilor of Ward 410 Abu Bakar Sadu Kamara has appealed for the lifting of the suspension on the Bureau.
Cuban Ambassador to Sierra Leone, His Excellency Felix Raul Rojas Cruz yesterday 14th October, 2019 played host to top representatives from the Sierra Leone Association of Ebola Survivors at his Juba Hills residence in Freetown.
President Bio and Vice President Naidu at State House
Honourable Vice President of India, Shri Venkaiah Naidu, has disclosed that the agreement with Export–Import Bank of India would, therefore, open a credit line of US$30million to support Sierra Leone with a major irrigation development project, boost agricultural productivity at the Tomabom rice project and eventually achieve food self-sufficiency.
Minister of Planning and Economic Development, Dr. Francis Kai Kai has observed that children always look forward to the free food provided in schools, especially in the rural areas that need not be overstated, that education is government’s flagship program in its Medium-Term National Development Plan, that he is extremely delighted for the Japanese food aid that would contribute immensely to human capital development and underlined the need for the country not to depend solely only on its natural resources stating, “this is the premise.”
The Executive Chairman Cape Lambert, Tony Sage has said the company is now focused on the development of the Marampa Project to bring it to its long-awaited production for the benefit of its shareholders as well as the people of Sierra Leone. See project update below:
Vice President of the Republic of Sierra Leone Dr. Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh past Saturday 12th October, 2019 welcomed to the shores of Sierra Leone the Vice President of India Dr. M'Venkaiah Naidu and entourage.
Dr. Mohamed C. Kamanda, Secretary General- SLNatCom for UNESCO
Sierra Leone National Commission for the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (SLNatCom for UNESCO), over the weekend concluded a one-day workshop for Teacher Coordinators of UNESCO School Clubs.
The event held at the UNESCO, NCTVA Building on AJ Momoh Street in Freetown, attracted School Teachers drawn from several leading schools across the country.
Former Mines Minister who also doubled as the Chairman of the Sierra Leone Hajj Committee and the former Minister of State in the Vice President's office were on Friday, 11th October, 2019 acquitted and discharged in the Hajj case filed against them by the Anti Corruptions Commission in July 2018.
Serabu in Bumpeh Gao chiefdom in Bo district experienced International Day of The Girl Child 2019 as a bait, educational and motivational tool that can be used to create a child friendly environment in the chiefdom.
11 October every year is globally celebrated as International Day of the Girl Child as declared by United Nations in 2012.
The Sierra Leone Red Cross Society has debunked allegations made by some Volunteers as published by this medium on Thursday 10th October, 2019 that there is a nationwide sit down strike of all its Volunteers.
The primary responsibility of the Ministry of Energy is to formulate and implement policies, projects and programmes on energy and provide oversight functions across the entire energy supply chain for all sector agencies which include