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Government to Decide Over Using the Leone or Eco

Government of Sierra Leone has made it categorically clear that the pending decision by member countries of the West African Monetary Zone would determine its position on the West Africa single currency, Eco. The Bank of Sierra Leone on January 9 made an announcement that the country would continue with …

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President Bio Appreciates UNDP’s Support to the Judiciary

The President of the Republic of Sierra Leone His Excellency Brigadier RTD. Julius Maada Bio in an international conference held in late 2019 for judges in the sub region on theme “Judicial Training Workshop/Dialogue for the Effective Implementation of Global, Regional and Sub regional Human Rights Norms in Anglophone West …

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Sentencing Guidelines for Sexual Penetration Cases

Sentencing Guidelines for Sexual Penetration Cases. JUDICIARY OF SIERRA LEONELaw Courts BuildingSiaka Stevens StreetFreetowne-mail: [email protected] MEMORANDUM FROM​​JUSTICE DESMOND BABATUNDE EDWARDS​​HONOURABLE CHIEF JUSTICE TO: ​​ALL JUDGES REF:​​​CJ/ES/SOG DATE: ​​6TH JANUARY, 2020 SUBJECT:​SEXUAL OFFENCES (AMENDMENT) ACT NO8, 2019 COMPULSORY SENTENCING GUIDELINES​​​​​​​​​​​​ WHEREAS by the Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act No 8 of 2019 …

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ACC Indicts Dr. Peter Belmoh Samai On Various Counts Of Corruption Offences

ANTI-CORRUPTION COMMISSIONCATHEDRAL HOUSE3 GLOUCESTER STREETFREETOWNSIERRA LEONE, WEST AFRICA Ref:ACC/PR/20/02814th January, 2020 PRESS RELEASE ACC INDICTS DR. PETER BELMOH SAMAI ON VARIOUS COUNTS OF CORRUPTION OFFENCES The Anti-Corruption Commission has on 13th January 2020, indicted Dr. Peter Belmoh Samai, a Medical Doctor employed by the Ministry of Health and Sanitation and …

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President Bio to Attend Abu Dhabi Summit and UK-Africa Summit

OFFICE OF THE PRESS SECRETARY AND PRESIDENTIAL SPOKESMAN Date: 11th January 2020 PRESS RELEASE President Julius Maada Bio to Attend Abu Dhabi Summit and UK-Africa Summit His Excellency President Dr. Julius Maada Bio will depart Sierra Leone tomorrow, Sunday, 12th January 2020 to attend the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week Summit …

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SLFA Decorates Seven Referees With FIFA Badges

*SLFA NEWS UPDATE*Friday January 10, 2020 *SLFA DECORATES SEVEN REFEREES WITH FIFA BADGES* The Sierra Football Association has today decorated seven elite referees who have recently been approved by the world governing body as FIFA Referees at the federation’s secretariat. The approved FIFA match officials for 2020 are; Referees Dawdu …

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Minister Alpha Osman Timbo And Others FIRED

#SierraLeone’s president, Julius Maada Bio has sacked Minister of Labour, Alpha Timbo for alleged “improper activities” when he was minister of basic education. The deputy minister, permanent secretary & head of nutrition in the ministry go with him, according to State House…— Umaru Fofana (@UmaruFofana) January 10, 2020 …It relates …

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