Monthly Archives: December 2013

War Crimes Tribunal Closes

[UN News]Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has congratulated the staff of the United Nations-backed Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL), which closes today, on their important achievements over the past 11 years in ensuring accountability for crimes comm...

Sierra Leone Uses New Device to Improve Power Supply

[VOA]Freetown -Sierra Leone's National Power Authority [NPA], which is responsible for providing the country with power, has deployed a new device that can detect faulty underground cables.

مجموعة كول أند أويل تضمن تمويلا بقيمة مليار درهم إماراتي لمحطتها “موتيارا للطاقة الحرارية”

دبي، في 23 ديسمبر ،كانون الأول / بي أر نيوز واير/ ایشیانیٹ باکستان — يسر مجموعة كول أند أويل  Coal & Oil (C&O) ،ومقرها دبي، أن تعلن أنها ضمنت تمويلا إضافيا بقيمة مليار درهم إماراتي تقريبا (250 مليون دولار أمريكي

KEYW and Hexis Cyber Solutions Partner With PGI to Provide Advanced Cyber Training and Cybersecurity Solutions

HANOVER, Md., Dec. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE / Asianet-Pakistan) — The KEYW Holding Corporation (Nasdaq:KEYW) and its subsidiary Hexis Cyber Solutions, Inc. (Hexis) today announced a strategic partnership with Protection Group International (PGI), a British owned business committed to protecting

World Bank Approves Funds to Expand Electricity Distribution

[World Bank]Washington -The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$40 million credit from the International Development Association (IDA)* to help Sierra Leone reduce poverty and expand economic growth by establishing a strong na...

Life-saving hepatitis C drug approved, but cost is high

NEW YORK 23 December 2013 (IRIN) - Following approvals in the US and Europe this month of a new drug to treat hepatitis C, activists are pushing for the medication to be made available in poor countries.

Presidential Address At State Opening of the Second Session of the Fourth Parliament of the Second Republic of Sierra Leone

[Sierra Leone Government]Mr. Speaker,

Kamara Poised for New Challenge in Sweden

[Concord]Sierra Leonean striker, Alhaji 'Adriano' Kamara who recently signed a three-year deal with Swedish Premier League club IFK Norrköping, has said he is ready and fired-up for a new challenge in the premiership.