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BANK OF SIERRA LEONE ACTS TOUGH: ECLIPSE MICRO FINANCE SUSPENDED

Section 10 (1) of the Other Financial Services (OFS) Act 2001 states that “The Central Bank shall revoke the license of a licenced financial institution if it appears to the…

INSIDE THE NAC MEETING AT MAKENI CONVENTION: Dr. Samura Kamara embarrassed

Dr. Samura Kamara is reportedly an embarrassed man, not because he was selected for the position of flag bearer, but because he was forced into it. Close friends of the…

LE 74 Million BRIBE TO KILL CORRUPTION CASE: 5 CIVIL SOCEITY MEMBERS SENTENCED IN BO

BY PAT KAWA IN BO Five Civil Society members who were on corruption trial at the Bo High Court presided over Justice Kekura Bangura were on Friday 13th October 2017…

Suspension of Finance Acts: State House Press Secretary Accuses Vandi of embarrassing the Presidency

By Amadu Lamrana Bah State House Press Secretary, Yusuf Keketoma Sandi, has accused the Secretary to the President Dennis Vandi of causing huge embarrassment to the President of the Republic…

An open letter to President Bio: Please keep plunderers out of our endangered forests for good

Across towns, villages and chiefdoms, people are becoming aware of the existential threat of our country’s vulnerability to climate change due largely to unrestrained exploitation of our natural resources. And…

Relegating the Environment Protection Agency to the Lands Ministry may cripple its efficiency and credibility to the International Community

Relegating the Environment Protection Agency to the Lands Ministry may cripple its efficiency and credibility to the International Community

Leaving it to operate under the direct supervision of the President or the Chief Minister as it used to be under the Chief of Staff at State house will further…

Gender Models in Rural Communities help Unite Families in Kenema

The Social Enterprise Mobilization for Development in Sierra Leone (SEND-SL) is a local nongovernmental organization that operates in the Kenema, Kailahun and now projecting in the Western Areas. For years,…

A RESPONSE TO “MAKING A CASE WHY THE 2010 EPI IS A BAD RANKING FOR SIERRA LEONE”

A RESPONSE TO “MAKING A CASE WHY THE 2010 EPI IS A BAD RANKING FOR SIERRA LEONE”

While I agree that the EPI is not the only measure of environmental performance in the world, it wouldn’t be hazardous to demur to the proposition that the EPI is…

Making a case of why the 2010 Environmental Performance Index is a bad ranking for Sierra Leone

the 2010 rankings for Sierra Leone (163/163) were of themselves a bad light (and reputation for the country). It painted a picture of the amount of work that needed to…

A rebuttal on “Somebody might have briefed the President with conflicting Environmental Performance Index Report”

A rebuttal on “Somebody might have briefed the President with conflicting Environmental Performance Index Report”

Furthermore, reflecting common belief that on-the-ground results are the best way to track environmental policy effectiveness, it is wiser to use 2010 as a reference year because of the wide…