Daily Archives: June 26, 2013

Sierra Leone Alert – Journalist Harassed By Staff of Sierra Leone Water Company

[MFWA]Alie Mozart Sesay, a reporter with privately-owned Torchlight newspaper, was attacked on June 19, 2013, by a group of workers of the Sierra Leone Water Company (SALWACO) based in Makeni, a district in the northern part of Sierra Leone.

Five Remanded for Carrying Offensive Weapon

[Concord]Magistrate Komba Kamanda of Court No. 2 yesterday remanded five accused persons at the Pademba Road maximum prison for allegedly carrying offensive weapon contrary to the laws of Sierra Leone.

GEC Project Commissioned in Tonkolili

[Concord]The Building Resources Across Communities (BRAC) Sierra Leone has officially commissioned a project titled 'Girls Education Challenge' (GEC) in the Tonkolili District, north of the country. The ceremony, which was held in Magburaka, attracted ...

Horton Military Academy Visits Ports Authority

[Concord]Students of Horton Military Academy at Leicester Square on Friday 21st June paid an industrial visit to the Sierra Leone Ports Authority. The students comprised officers from the Republic of Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), the Armed Forces of Liber...

WAAPP Enhances Capacity of Communication Actors

[Concord]National Project Coordinator of the West Africa Agriculture Productivity Programme (WAAPP) in Ghana, Mrs. Azara Ali-Mamshie, has called on WAAPP regional communication specialists to make strenuous and conscious efforts to disseminate improved...

Labour Ministry, EC Hold Child Labour Day in Bo

[Concord]The Ministry of Labour and Social Security, in collaboration with the European Commission and its local partners, has commemorated this year's World Day Against Child Labour on the theme: "No child labour in domestic work". The session was hel...