International support for Sudan is critical as the country continues on the path to democratic transition, amid challenges that include political disagreements, economic decline, and the COVID-19 pandemic, UN political affairs chief, Rosemary DiCarlo told a virtual meeting of the Security Council on Tuesday.
Ahmed Sahid Nasralla (alias De Monk) is the outgoing National Secretary General of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists; Secretary General of the charity All ‘Works’ of Life development association, and President of Development and Economic Journalists Association-Sierra Leone.
The Chairman of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, has called on the two presidential candidates and their supporters to refrain from any act likely to disrupt the current process or cause unrest, pending the official announcement of the final results by the HCC.
Elections the world over are beleaguered with accusations of fraud and illegitimacy – Says E.B. Koroma
Former president of Sierra Leone H.E. Ernest Bai Koroma said elections the world over are beleaguered with accusations of fraud and illegitimacy, threatening peace, security and democracy itself.
Over the past fortnight, Uganda has been convulsed by the fallout from the arrest of opposition MP Robert Kyagulanyi – better known as Afro-beat pop superstar Bobi Wine.
The violence perpetrated by supporters of the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) against supporters of the All Peoples Congress (APC) in Kenema has put the country on edge.
Sierra Leone is still a land of wide open spaces. As this very important election passes in my physical absence, I have taken a deep breath, try to meditate and wonder: Who are we?