Daily Archives: November 13, 2013

Education in Sierra Leone: a Challenge to Be Met

[Concord]Undoubtedly, it must be agreed upon by all citizens of Sierra Leone that comparatively speaking, the standard of education is on the progressive decline in the only place we can truly call home. For someone who so dearly loves his

NRA/Ecobank Fraud Case – Defence Opens Case: Fourth Accused Denies Making Confessional Statement

[Concord]The defence team yesterday opened its case in the on-going criminal prosecution at the Freetown High Court involving employees of the National Revenue Authority (NRA) and Ecobank Sierra Leone. The mega fraud case is being adjudicated at the Fr...

Fire Accident Leaves 10 Homeless At Kroobay

[Concord]A mysterious inferno that broke out yesterday afternoon at the Kroobay community completely destroyed a house belonging to one Abu Z. Kamara aka Zola, a photographer, thus rendering at least 10 people homeless and properties worth millions of ...

Sierra Wifi Takes Internet Service to Schools

[Concord]Sierra WiFi, an internet service provider operating in the country, has commenced a project to provide internet service to schools across the country for the next 25years.

DFID Boosts NRA With £12 Million

[Concord]Commissioner of the National Revenue Authority (NRA) on Monday revealed that the Department for International Development (DFID) has donated the sum of £12million towards the construction of a new NRA tax department and the rehabilitation of the authority's other buildings

TB Bacteria Resistance Worries Health Ministry

[Concord]Programme Manager of the National Leprosy and Tuberculosis Control Program (NLTCP) in the Ministry of Health and Sanitation has told Concord Times that the resistance posed by the Tuberculosis (TB) bacteria has become worrying for the ministry.