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Hawaii Assists Sierra Leone to Build Disaster Management Capability

Sierra Leone’s national leaders and experts came together on May 8, 2019 to continue collaboration with Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) on the National Disaster Preparedness Baseline Assessment (NDPBA) underway since late 2018. The mid-term...

President Bio Honours Mudslide Victims, Declares Mortomeh A Memorial Site

State House, Freetown, Tuesday 14 August 2018 - His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has joined fellow Sierra Leoneans to observe the one-year commemoration ceremony for victims of the August 14, 2017 mudslide and flooding at Mortomeh in the...

President Bio Speaks Tough on Commemoration of August 14th Tragedy

"As a new Government we are determined to learn the lessons from this tragedy and that is why we are now implementing and enforcing the following measures: • The Sugar Loaf Mountain and its environs is an Environmentally Protected Area...

A Disaster That Left A Country In Distress One Year On

By Eugene Dez. Wray Sierra Network The dark period of the country's worst natural tragedy is over, but there are still questions to be answered, scars to be healed and debts to be paid. The country has experienced natural calamities but...

Freetown City Council Flood Mitigation Exercise

News Alert The Freetown City Council in collaboration with GOAL (SL) is set to continue a 4-day Flood Mitigation exercise from the 9th to the 12th of August, 2018. This phase is to re-do four (4) critical flash flood points. Schedule Thursday...

Mohamed Gento Kamara, Sean Parpah Chendeka, Alimu Sanu Barrie Handover Keys For 52 Houses

Mohamed Gento Kamara, Sean Parpah Chendeka, Alimu Sanu Barrie Handover Keys For 52 Houses, they decided to take the lead in the recovery and rehabilitation phase by presenting to President Koroma a pilot model in complimenting government’s efforts to...

President Koroma commissions 52 housing facilities for mudslide and flood victims

By State House Communication Unit President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Tuesday officially commissioned 52 housing units and other facilities at 6 Mile in the Western Rural District for victims of the mudslide and flash floods of 14th August, 2017....

Save Salone – MDG

As a call to action for all Sierra Leoneans to unite and work towards progress, MDG gives you "SAVE SALONE" Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country" JFK Sierra Leone...

Mufti Menk Prays For Mudslide Survivors

The Grand Mufti of Zimbabwe, Dr Ismail ibn Musa Menk accompanied by the Minister Of Social and Religious Affairs Dr Sylvia Blyden visited the landslide disaster scene at Regent and later proceeded to the temporal holding center for those who...
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Government Needs to Address Escalating Prices of Basic Commodities

A Commentary By Ranger Higher food prices are hurting the poor greatly. For example,...
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Audiofrica Celebrates 3 Years of Excellence

By Edward Vamboi As part of their strides to give voice to African music, Audiofrica has on 27th February...

The story of Sierra Juice

In this country efforts have not been made in the past to translate natural fruits into tangible beverages that are meant for...

Finance Minister Outlines Government’s Development Interventions

The Minister of Finance, Jacob Jusu Saffa has intimated that it is important that some public education be done on the state...

Climate change is a threat to national development – EU Ambassador Tom Vens

By Ranger The European Union Ambassador in Sierra Leone, Tom Vens has said that climate change is posing serious...