Monthly Archives: October 2013

Ahead of African Championship

[Concord]Ahead of the Single-Leg Amputee Africa Championship in Nairobi, Kenya, one of Sierra Leone's leading telecom operators, Airtel has teamed up with the Sierra Leone Amputee Sports Club to launch the Single-Leg Amputee Nationwide Gala.

‘Adriano’ Kamara Rescues Fk Värnamo

[Concord]Sierra Leonean striker, Alhaji 'Adriano' Kamara came to the rescue of his Swedish club, FK Värnamo for the second time this season after scoring a brace in their 1-2 away win over à - stersund in the Swedish Superettan League.

FOI Law: Hail APC!! Kudos for Barrister Emmanuel Saffa Abdulai!!

[Concord]The passing of the Freedom of Information Bill into a law by the APC majority in the Parliament of Sierra Leone is a triumph for the APC party and government. It is also a collective victory for the people of

NCD Calls for Reintroduction of Civic Education in Schools

[Concord]The National Commission for Democracy (NCD) has completed a two-day distribution process of civic education materials to almost all junior and senior secondary schools in the Western Urban of Freetown as a first step in their move to reintrodu...

CCET Awards 179 Scholarships to Girls in Bumpeh Chiefdom

[Concord]A total of one hundred and seventy-nine scholarships have been awarded to school-going girls at Bumpeh Chiefdom in the Moyamba District by a community-based organization called Centre for Community Empowerment and Transformation (CCET), in col...

Gov’t Hands Over Waste Collection to Masada

[Concord]The government of Sierra Leone, through the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, has handed over the waste collection, management and conversion in the capital city to Masada Waste Management Company(FWMC) Sierra Leone Limited.

Hon. Jorkie Embarks On Constituency Development

[Concord]Hon. Moses B. Jorkie of the main opposition SLPP, representing constituency 080 in the Bonthe District, has undertaken a lot of development in his constituency, among which is the provision of bags of cement and whitewash worth millions of Leo...

Sierra Leone Pilgrims Leave Mecca for Medina

[Concord]458 Sierra Leonean pilgrims departed the holy city of Mecca early yesterday for Medina, the city of the Prophet of Islam. This year, 920 Sierra Leoneans successfully performed the Hajj. The others, numbering over 450, are scheduled to leave to...