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UN Moves From Peacebuilding to Development

[UN News]The United Nations today launched a new phase of support in Sierra Leone with the transitioning of its political mission to a more development-focused UN presence, a sign of the West African nation's sustained recovery from a brutal civil

UN to End Peacekeeping Mission

[VOA]Freetown -At the end of this month, more than 15 years of United Nations peacekeeping operations will end in Sierra Leone. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is in the country's capital for two days to mark the occasion.

Bobson Sesay, Charlie Wright for U-17 & U-20 Posts

[Concord]Central Parade head coach, Bobson Sesay and FC Kallon coach, Charlie Wright have both been tipped to take charge of the national U-17 and U-20 teams respectively.

Confirmed – Eight Disciplines to Represent Salone At Commonwealth Games

[Concord]Eight sporting disciplines - Athletics, Cycling, Weightlifting, Wrestling, Judo, Boxing, Table Tennis and Squash - are expected to represent Sierra Leone in this year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.

Sports News – Fa Cup: Fc Kallon Jr. Face Nottingham Forest

[Concord]FC Kallon Junior will today battle it out against Nottingham Forest - Sierra Leone in the third round of the Western Area qualifiers of the Leocem-sponsored FA Cup competition.

Police Officer Remanded for Forgery

[Concord]Dismissed police constable, 14302 Mohamed Michael Kamara was yesterday remanded at the maximum security prison on Pademba Road by Magistrate Komba Kamanda, presiding at the Freetown Magistrates Court No.2, for allegedly forging a statement of ...

SLEMDA Chairlady Vows to Fight Maternal Mortality

[Concord]Founder and Chairlady of the newly established Sierra Leone Mothers Development Association (SLEMDA), Madam Theresa Sesay, has assured Sierra Leoneans that her organization will complement the government in the fight against maternal mortality...

Parliament Amends Local Court Act, 2014

[Concord]Members of Parliament yesterday amended section 5 of the Local Courts Act of 2011. The amendment is in respect of qualification for the position of Local Court Chairman and Vice Chairman. The new amendment stipulates that any person appointed ...