Sierra Leone is part of the 53 African Countries that participated in the 12th Senior Officials Meeting of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) held in Beijing in the People’s Republic of China on Friday.
Multiparty elections in Sierra Leone have never been peaceful and always filled with tribal and regional tensions but the forthcoming parliamentary and presidential elections in 2018 may prove the most challenging multiparty elections in the country.
The wave of institutionalization of democracy through regular elections in Sub-Saharan Africa has intensified over the last two decades. Despite its accompanying challenges, they still give citizens an opportunity to participate in their governance.
Sierra Leone joins other countries in Africa to participate in the first meeting for African-China Friendship Organization Leaders
Sierra Leone has joined other countries in Africa to participate in the first meeting for African-China Friendship Organization Leaders, aimed at creating a common prosperity for mankind.
Reports of continued resignations of major stakeholders from the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) and joining the National Grand Alliance political party is indicative of the latter eating the SLPP from within.
A large study recently began in Liberia, West Africa to examine how genes affect a person’s response to the Ebola virus. The study is enrolling approximately 8,000 adults and children and includes people who got sick with Ebola and survived,… Read More ›
Barely one month after Paramount Chiefs of Kailahun district pledged their support for the flag bearer of the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) party Dr Samura Kamara and the Party, Paramount Chief (PC) Amara Goway Sama VI of Tunkia Chiefdom, Kenema district has also declared his membership of the APC at a ceremony held at the district regional headquarter town on Thursday November 2nd, 2017.
Sierra Leone historian talks on the importance of History, Geography and Basic Education in Sierra Leone
By C. Magbaily Fyle The curriculum for basic education in Sierra Leone appears to have undergone radical changes in the past decade or two, systematically eliminating the teaching of the history and geography of Sierra Leone in the Junior Secondary… Read More ›
Anti-Corruption Commission indictee and President of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA has on Monday made her first appearance before a Freetown High Court, presided over by Justice Reginald Fynn Jnr. Isha Johansen made her appearance together with the Secretary… Read More ›