Monthly Archives: April 2013

MRU Countries Want Roads Connectivity

[New Dawn]Sierra Leonean Minister of State, Finance and Economic Development, Alhaji Foday Mansaray, has called for road network among the four Mano River Union (MRU) countries, Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Ivory Coast. Mr. Mansaray said roads co...

As President Koroma Commissions Solar Street Lights in Port Loko

[Sierra Leone Government]President Ernest Bai Koroma has warned the political leadership in Port Loko district to either make peace or be prepared to face the consequences when he intervenes.

U.S. Secretary Kerry On Sierra Leone’s National Day

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Nigeria Contributed to Sierra Leone’s Stability – Envoy

[Vanguard]Sierra Leone Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Henry Macaulay, has commended Nigeria's roles in the development, peace and stability of his country.

President Meets African Graduate University, Assures Brewers

[Sierra Leone Government]President Ernest Bai Koroma has expressed delight over the update of the activities of the African Graduate University (AGU), saying that a government can only be successful if it has a professional civil service; a reason why ...

Human Rights Reports – Sierra Leone

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Afri Radio to Sue Regulatory Body

[MFWA]Afri Radio, a privately-owned radio station has resolved to take legal action against the statutory media regulatory body, the Independent Media Commission (IMC) after its broadcast license was withdrawn on April 12, 2013, following a meeting bet...

President Koroma Launches West African Agricultural Productivity Program (WAAPP)

[Sierra Leone Government]Aberdeen, Freetown, 22nd April, 2013; His Excellency Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has said that agriculture is the mainstay of economic development in Sierra Leone and it impacts nearly all the sectors.