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Sierra Leone gets National Corporate Governance Code

Madam Michala Mackay said the code will provide level playing field in promoting transparency and good governance since there will be laid down principles, rules, regulations, structures and best practices…

YMCA kick starts project on Innovative Youth Entrepreneurship in Sierra Leone

YMCA kick starts project on Innovative Youth Entrepreneurship in Sierra Leone

The main objective of the project is to increase the income and well-being of more than one thousand young women and men in Freetown, Makeni and Pujehun by providing them…

Women’s Rights and Access to use and own Natural Resources like Land

By Alfred Isa GASSAMA This Policy Brief is set to propound women’s rights and access to natural resources as indicated in the National Land Policy (NLP) and the Voluntary Guidelines…

‘Skills development and quality education are key to Sierra Leone’s economic development’: World Bank Country Manager

By Amadu Lamrana Bah World Bank Sierra Leone Country Manager, Parminder Bra, at the Annual Meetings World Bank Country Manager for Sierra Leone, ParminderBrar,believes skills development and quality education were…

Sierra Leone-Illegal fishing putting locals out of business

By Alpha Kamara The Rogbaneh road cold room in Makeni, a formerly buzzing market in the heart of Sierra Leone stands empty. The fish that are available in the stalls…

HIGH COURT JUDGE HANDS DOWN 15O- YR- IN JAIL FOR ARMED ROBBERS

BY PAT KAWA IN BO The trial Judge of the Bo High Court, Justice Kekura Bangura has slammed a 150- year- Jail term on three accused persons namely Saidu Kamara…

World Bank President calls on countries to invest more in their people

By Amadu Lamrana Bah in Washington DC President of the World Bank Group, Jim Yong Kim, has called on world leaders to pay more attention to the investment in human…

“Saving a life and improving Community resilience” centers on this year’s Disaster Reduction Day

By IShmael Kindama Dumbuya October 13th of each year is regarded as the international day for the reduction of disaster around the world. In Sierra Leone, the day is commemorated…

Equality for women begins with Justice

….’Equality Now’ demands By Mustapha Sesay ‘Equality Now Africa,’ an International Non Governmental Organization, advocating and raising awareness on the rights, freedom and protection of women and girl child on…

West Africa Biodiversity engages stakeholders on National Species Working Group

By Mohamed Konneh and Ishmael Kindama Dumbuya Participants at the Workshop The West Africa Biodiversity and Climate Change (WA BiCC) Programme in collaboration with the National Protected Area Authority on…

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