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Standing at $36M….. Government’s Indebtedness to Karpowership Responsible for Intermittent Power Outages

For some period of time now the business relationship between the Government of Sierra Leone and the Turkish business entity that generates and supplies electricity, Karpowership, has been shrouded in some form of secrecy permeated by rumours which sometimes...

Principal Witness Testifies In Court, LAJ Refuses Bail

Judiciary Communications, Pademba Road Magistrate's Court No. 1, 22nd June, 2022:Principal Magistrate, His Worship Magistrate Sahr E. Kekura, has again refused bail to Alhaji Amadu Bah alias LAJ who is before the Court to answer to four Counts including...

Sierra Leone Institutes 1st Cyber Investigative Directorate

By Amin Kef-Ranger President Julius Maada Bio has fulfilled his commitment to implement Sierra Leone first Cyber Investigative Directorate (CID) that gives the Sierra Leone Police (SLP) the capability to investigate and prosecute cybercrimes and crimes committed using the internet. The...

SIERRATEL Interim Chairman Updates the Press

By Foday Moriba Conteh During a Press Conference held on Wednesday 15th June, 2022 at the Sierra Leone Telecommunications Company Limited Office on Wallace Johnson Street, in Freetown, the Interim Committee Chairman of the company, Francis Matturi intimated on the...

UN Resident Coordinator Babatunde Ahonsi Urges Inter-Party Dialogue

In a Press Statement dated 10th June, 2022 and issued by the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office it was categorically stated that the United Nations in Sierra Leone expresses concern over the violent incidents that occurred on the 7th...

MCC Delegation Currently Engaging Major Stakeholders to Develop 1st Compact Program

By Amin Kef-Ranger A delegation from the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) arrived in Sierra Leone on the 13th June 2022 and is currently holding series of bilateral meetings designed to advance the development of the country's first compact...

Bendugu Violence…Mischievous Youths Accused

A Commentary By Ranger Playing the role of a police investigator it can be certainly stated that all the evidence point at certain ill-motivated persons who ignited the violence that took place in Bendugu last week. The history of conflict between...

As More Seeds Grown In-Country… Dr Chakanda Discloses No Need for Seed Importation

By Amin Kef-Ranger The Executive Director of the Sierra Leone Seed Certification Agency, Dr. Robert Chakanda, has disclosed that the agency had made impressive achievements of its 2021 target, which included an end to Government’s importation of seed, more seed...

CARL Concludes Two Day Retreat with Legislative Committee of Parliament on CPA

By Foday Moriba Conteh The Centre for Accountability and Rule of Law (CARL), with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has on Saturday 11th June, 2022 concluded a two day retreat with the Legislative Committee of Parliament on...

APC Interim Chairman & Secretary Draw Daggers Over Mandates

By Amin Kef-Ranger In a correspondence dated 10th June 2022 written by the Secretary and Head of the Secretariat - Interim Transitional Governance Committee (ITGC), Hon. Abdul Kargbo, and addressed to the Chairman - Interim Transitional Governance Committee (ITGC), Alfred...
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Standing at $36M….. Government’s Indebtedness to Karpowership Responsible for Intermittent Power Outages

For some period of time now the business relationship between the Government of Sierra Leone and the Turkish business...
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