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October 28, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma Implementing their one million five hundred thousand United States Dollars material assistance to the government’s Free Quality Education, one of the leading GSM providers in Sierra Leone, Orange Telecom has started distributing menstrual hygiene packs to school girls across the country.

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October 28, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie Chief Executive of the National Public Procurement Authority (NPPA) has admonished procurement officers to strictly adhere to the Price Norm in carrying out their procurement processes.

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October 28, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma The Nigerian High Commission in Sierra Leone last Thursday handed over to the Ministry of Health and Sanitation the second batch of eight Technical Aid Corps (TAC), medical practitioners to work in medical facilities across the country.

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October 28, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma Consortium for the Advancement of Rights for Key Affected Populations (CARKAP) has stated that out of 71,930 Female Sex Workers reached with HIV prevention package in 2016 and 2017, with 75% tested, 5.2% were proven positive-equivalent to 3,741.

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Opposition Lawmaker demands Bank Governor’s resignation October 28, 2019 By Jariatu S.

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October 25, 2019 By Patrick Jaiah Kamara In order to lure more customers and appease subscribers, Sierra Leone Telecommunication (Sierratel) yesterday launched the cheapest tariff plan on the Sierratel landline and CDMA voice dubbed “LEH WE TOK” According to the Director of Marketing, Lois Munu, in line with their mission of building a better life […]

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October 25, 2019 The Sierra Leone Chamber of Agribusiness (SLeCAD) has concluded agribusiness, agro-industrialization and financial principles training for Farmer Based Organizations (FBOs) across the country.

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October 25, 2019 In their quest to transform and promote agriculture in Sierra Leone, Innovative Technology Solution Global Sierra Leone Limited has through the Sierra Leone Chamber of Agribusiness Development (SLeCAD) introduced two cost effective organic substances –Envirolizer fertilizer and Zeosen -that would enhance productivity and increase the earning of farmers across the country.

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October 25, 2019 By Jariatu S. Bangura Lawmakers on the Oversight Committee on Energy on Wednesday October 23, 2019 criticised the Electricity Distribution and Supply Authority (EDSA) for proposing an increment in the price of electricity tariff, citing frequent power outage in Freetown and its surroundings.

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SLFA membership replies Isha Johansen October 24, 2019 By Sahr Morris Jnr The Sierra Leone Football Association, SLFA membership has sent a three pointer position  immediate reply to the Football Association President, Madam Isha Johansen, over the proposed call off  of  congress, which has had been billed for April 2020.

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October 24, 2019 By Sahr Morris Jnr One of Sierra Leones top cricket club, the Kent Cricket Club, with generous support from Sydney Thunder in Australia, has on Wednesday made donation of cricket equipment to the Police Primary School Kingtom, Joakin Pre and Elementary School and the St.

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October 24, 2019 By Sahr Morris Jnr Sierra Leonean midfielder, Abu Bakarr Suma, has joined Swedish first division side, IFK Haninge, from second division club, Assyriska FF, for an undisclosed fee.

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October 24, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma Magistrate Abdul Sheriff presiding at Pademba Road Court  No.3 yesterday concluded preliminary investigation and committed to the High Court a sexual penetration matter involving 57-year-old Abdul Basiru Rahim, who on several occasions, allegedly penetrated a 12-year-old child.

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October 24, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The Sierra Leone Road Safety Authority (SLRSA) is currently going after vehicles, especially commercial ones with metal seats, with the view to ensuring the safety of passengers.

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October 24, 2019 By Patrick Jaiah Kamara Harish Agnani ,a representative from the Choithram Foundation, has admitted that Choithram Memorial Hospital was established to serve the poor and needy in Sierra Leone.

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Build A New Type of International Relations and A Community with a Shared Future for Mankind October 24, 2019 By HU Zhangliang, Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone This year marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.

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October 23, 2019 The Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Samking Koihinah Braima, has commended Solidaridad West Africa for introducing innovative approaches in the agriculture sector in Sierra Leone – accounting for 50% of the country’s GDP.

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- Chair of Teaching Service Commission  October 23, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie What is going on now in Sierra Leone, I am really truly disappointed that the focus on teachers is not as strong as it should be.

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HRC calls for restriction of armed military personnel in polling stations July 4, 2018 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone (HRCSL) has recommended in their Special Elections Report that while the need for robust security must never be downplayed in public elections, it would be important that armed military personnel be […]

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October 22, 2019 By Ibrahim K. Turay Digital Islam yesterday launched its first Islamic Magazine and recognised twenty (20) influential Muslim youth in Sierra Leone.

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-Tony Elumelu October 22, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), who also doubles as  Chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA),  Tony O.

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October 22, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie Human Rights Defenders Network Sierra Leone, has lamented the continued intimidation, harassment, unlawful arrest and detention meted on environmental and land rights defenders in the country.

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Of “ghosts” and legal identity: meeting Sierra Leoneans in Zambia October 22, 2019 By Sulaiman Momodu I have just returned to Ethiopia from the Zambian capital Lusaka, where I was privileged to attend the Fifth Conference of African Ministers Responsible for Civil Registration at the Mulungushi International Conference Centre.

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-ACC Commissioner October 18, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The country has the resources, people, land and everything but yet we are not getting it right because the masses that are suffering the most, rally round corrupt officials instead of those fighting against this menace, says Commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission, Francis Ben Kaifala.

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October 21, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The National Commission for Social Action (NaCSA) says a total of 28,538 extremely poor and vulnerable households in ten (10) districts benefited from cash transfers under the Social Safety Net project.

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