Monthly Archives: November 2013

‘Way Forward’ for Salone Music Workshop Ends in Freetown

[Concord]A two-day workshop on the 'way forward' for the Sierra Leone music industry has ended at the British Council auditorium in Freetown.it started on Tuesday November 26 and ended on Wednesday and brought together representatives from different se...

NCD Ends Campaign On Lawlessness and Tribalism in Northern Region

[Concord]The National Commission for Democracy (NCD) has completed its sensitization campaign on the twin menace of lawlessness and tribalism in the four regions of the country with one tertiary institution targeted in each of the regions.

Sierra Leonean Warned of Being Shot Dead

[Concord]The Patriotic Vanguard Freetown Bureau chief, Alpha Rashid Jalloh who has just returned from Tanzania where he was invited by the African court on human and peoples rights on an international media conference that took place from November 21 t...

Mother of Missing Child Accuses Police of Only Being Interested in Money Than Doing Their Job

[Concord]The mother of a thirteen-year-old missing child, Fatima Sia Kendema, yesterday expressed dissatisfaction over the way and manner in which the Sierra Leone police are handling investigations into the matter.

CCYA Dialogues With Youth in Western Rural District

[Concord]Center for Coordination of Youth Activities (CCYA), in collaboration with National Youth Commission (NaYCom) and with support from Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA), yesterday hosted a one-day dialogue forum with youth across the...

NRA Ends VADA Conference Today

[Concord]National Revenue Authority (NRA) will today end a two-day forum for Value-Added Tax (VAT) Administrators in Africa (VADA) at The Place Conference Hall, Tokeh village, located on the Freetown peninsular.

JHR Holds Women’s Empowerment Forum

[Concord]Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) has partnered with Initiative for Media Development (IMD), with support from the British High Commission and the United States Embassy to organize a one-day interactive forum with journalists on women's empow...

Young Peace Builders Meet UN Expert Mission Team

[Concord]Executive Director of Young Peace Builders has engaged top United Nations experts on issues of security and youth empowerment in the country. Young Peace Builders was amongst few civil society organizations the team opted to meet with during t...