Ambassadors and High Commissioner Present Letters of Credence to President Julius Maada Bio

State House, Freetown Ambassadors of Ireland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Kingdom of Spain, Kingdom of Sweden and the High Commissioner of the United Kingdom have presented their letters of credence to His Excellency Dr Julius Maada Bio at State House.The Am...

Miss Sierra Leone 2019 Contestants Meet President Julius Maada Bio

State House, Freetown� Contestants for this year's Miss Sierra Leone Beauty Pageantry have called at State House to pay a courtesy call on His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio ahead of Saturday's contest.First Lady Mrs. Fatima Bio, who presente...

Indian Ambassador to Sierra Leone Discusses Bilateral Relations with President Julius Maada Bio

State House, Freetown High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Sierra Leone, Birender Singh Yadav, has met His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio to discuss possible means of strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries.I am t...

Power Battle over Mugabe’s Body Underscores Struggles for Family

Weeping, she followed his casket, her footsteps heavy, her body draped in black lace.In public, Grace Mugabe has been the picture of the dignified, dutiful widow since her husband, former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, died earlier this month at t...

From the US to Ghana, a Taste of Home in the Homeland

ACCRA, GHANA - African Americans are being encouraged to visit Ghana to mark 400 years since the beginning of the transatlantic slave trade. In the capital, Accra, one returnee chef is awaiting U.S. visitors to give them a taste of

United Nations Sees Increase in Child Soldiers Recruited in S. Sudan

Forced recruitment of child soldiers is increasing in South Sudan despite a peace deal last year, the head of a United Nations investigating body said on Monday, adding that a return to full-blown conflict remained a possibility.Some of the country's