Monthly Archives: April 2014

On the Occasion of the Republic of Sierra Leone’s National Day, U. S. Secretary of State, John Kerry sends best wishes to Sierra Leoneans as we celebrates 53rd of Independence

On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I send best wishes to Sierra Leoneans as you celebrate 53 years of independence on April 27.  (Photo: United States Secretary of State, John Kerry) We are all profoundly aware that Sierra Leone is becoming one of Africa’s greatest success stories.  When I was

As Sierra Leone Prepares to Celebrate 53rd Independence Anniversary …. Government Opens Doors for Investors

By Alhaji M.B. Jalloh, Information Attaché, Saudi Arabia— The West African State of Sierra Leone will be celebrating its 53rd Independence Anniversary on Sunday 27th April, 2014. The small West African nation covers an area of 71,740 square kilometers with Liberia to the South, Guinea to the North and East, and the Atlantic Ocean to

Mohamed Kamarainba Supporters Storms APC Headquarters Office in Freetown

By Poindexter Sama— APC Supporters of Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray yesterday stormed the headquarters of the ruling All People’s Congress party following the refusal of the party to grant their leader membership.  The supporters were aggrieved that their Leader was not given membership card after paying all his dues last week Tuesday. A group of APC

The Fight against Corruption Should be the Business of all Sierra Leoneans

By M.B. Jalloh – Saudi Arabia— The fight against corruption the world over has never been an easy task; it has always been a challenging one especially in Africa where many governments continue to frown on the concept of transparency and accountability which enable the citizenries to hold their authorities accountable for their actions. And

Sierra Leone is a place of what you see you don’t hear it and what you hear you don’t see it

Dr. Augustine A. Kamara— It is a month already since I have been on the ground and it would seem I am going to stay longer this time. Though I wished not to have used the keyboard it is tantalizing to speak to the Diaspora each day I have spent here in Sierra Leone. I

President Koroma’s New Envoy Meets with Sierra Leoneans in Saudi

By M.B. Jalloh, Press Attaché, Saudi Arabia— Sierra Leoneans massively filled the premises of the Embassy of Sierra Leone on Friday, 18th April, 2014 upon invitation by the Embassy and the Sierra Leone Nationals’ Union to meet, for the first time, with H.E, President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma’s new envoy to the Kingdom of Saudi