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October 21, 2019 By Yusufu S. Bangura Magistrate Hannah Bonnie presiding at the Pademba Road court No.1 yesterday granted a Le500m bail each to one Abu Sesay, 51, and Ishmail Kanu, 44, for an alleged fraudulent conversion.

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October 21, 2019 By Yusufu S. Bangura One Mohamed Kanu, 43, was on Thursday (17 October) remanded at the Male Correctional Centre by Magistrate Hannah Bonnie, presiding at the Pademba Road court No.1 for murder.

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October 21, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma Aminata F. Kanneh, a young Agro-Fish Farm innovator, based in Bo City,Southern Sierra Leone, last Wednesday, 16th October, emerged as the winner of the Orange Telecom Social Venture Prize.

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October 21, 2019 By Yusufu S. Bangura As they celebrate the union festival on Sunday, 27th October, 2019, the Nigerian Igbo Union (NIU) based in Sierra Leone, last Friday donated 50bags of cement to the Gloucester community to develop the road network.

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-says World Bank October 21, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma World Bank Global Director, Education Team, Jaime Saavedra Chanduvi, has stated that access to learning materials in Africa is a big challenge and that about 53% of African kids cannot read properly at age ten.

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October 21, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma Twenty five (25) Sierra Leoneans university students and twenty-two (22) Secondary School pupils have benefited from Chinese Ambassador Scholarship grants.

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October 21, 2019 A press release from the University of Sierra Leone (USL) has informed the public that three lecturers from the Institute of Public Administration and Management (IPAM) has summarily been dismissed for alleged examination malpractice.

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October 17, 2019  By: Juliana Vandy One of the world’s widely used social media platforms, Facebook, on Monday 13th October 2019 met with multiple stakeholders in government in the conference room of the Ministry of Information and Communications, Youyi Building, Freetown.

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October 10, 2019 By Jariatu S. Bangura Members of the Parliamentary Committee on Technical and Higher Education have expressed dissatisfaction over the 25% increment on tuition fee by authorities of the Njala University.

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October 9, 2019 Sierra Leone has taken a critical step to build the capacity of Sierra Leoneans to manage one of its critical assets, the Bumbuna Hydro-electric Dam.

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October 9, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma In their quest to make communication and their products easily available to their customers across the country, Orange Telecom, yesterday (Tuesday October 8th) launched partners with the National Petroleum Sierra Leone (NP-SL).

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October 9, 2019 By Hassan Gbassay Koroma The trial of Mohamed Lamin Kamara and Paul Corn, who allegedly murdered seventeen-year- old Hannah Bockarie  at the Lumley-Aberdeen Beach on 21st August, 2015, is yet to be completed  at the High Court  due to the continuous absence of jurors.

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Land owner says he acted within the law October 9, 2019 Following the public outcry over the demolition of houses and the removal of squatters from his property at Bathurst Village, Western Rural,Bademba Barrie has told Concord Times that he acted within the confines of the laws of Sierra Leone, because he was granted a […]

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October 9, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The Petroleum Directorate Sierra Leone has put together a budget of Le7.530billion for the 2020 financial year to be able to regulate and promote upstream petroleum exploration, development and production.

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October 9, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie The Ministry of Technical and Higher Education has presented a budget of Le247.4billion to implement planned activities for the 2020 financial year to promote quality access to tertiary and vocational education through appropriate policies and legislations.

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October 9, 2019 By: Winstanley.R.Bankole. Johnson Once again one of our worst secrets that ought otherwise to have been relegated to our national archive of administrative incompetence and best left unreported, was last week revealed to public domain, leaving the international community with no alternative but to take us to the cleaners.

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October 8, 2019 By Frederick V. Kanneh Equality Now, an international human rights organization that works to protect and promote the rights of women and girls around the world by combining grassroots activism with national, regional international legal advocacy, has held a two-day training for  journalists from different media houses on the theme “capacity building […]

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October 8, 2019 By Yusufu S. Bangura 35-yeard –old Ibrahim Kamara, a shoemaker, was yesterday committed to the High Court for allegedly penetrating a girl below the age of 18 to wit 14 years.

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October 8, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie Minister of Agriculture and Forestry has appealed for more and timely disbursement of funds to aid their quest of attaining food self-sufficiency in the shortest possible time.

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October 8, 2019 By Yusufu S. Bangura One Florence Fatmata Shyllon, 28, a lactating mother, was yesterday (Monday 7th October) remanded at the Female Correctional Centre by Magistrate Abdul Sheriff presiding at the Pademba Road Court No.3 for child cruelty.

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October 8, 2019 By Patrick Jaiah Kamara Members of the ECOWAS bloc last night unanimously appointed Sierra Leone’s Minister of Finance, Jacob Jusu Saffa, as the Board Chairman of the bank for the period of one year.

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October 8, 2019 By Patrick Jaiah Kamara While delivering a speech to mark the official opening of the 17th session of the Board of Governors of the ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) yesterday at the Raddison Blu Mammy Yoko Hotel in Freetown, Vice President  Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh called on the bank for a […]

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Correctional Service owes contractors over Le22bn October 8, 2019 By Ibrahim Tarawallie Director General of the Sierra Leone Correctional Service has disclosed that the institution is in arrears to diet contractors and other service providers amounting to Le22.7billion.

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The truth about anti-corruption  October 8, 2019 By Sulaiman Momodu Sequel to my last article, CHEATING: let him who is without sin cast the first stone, I am no longer shocked when I hear news of fraud, cheating, embezzlement, stealing, and so on in both the private and public sectors in Sierra Leone.

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Finance Ministry Assures Lighting District Capitals October 7, 2019 The Ministry of Energy, World Bank, Ministry of Finance and other stakeholders in the energy sector have held a successful energy sector roundtable workshop on the 30th September and 1st October, 2019 at the Atlantic Lumley Hotel in Freetown.

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