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The Media: the Ugly and the Good

The Media: the Ugly and the Good

By Alusine Fullah The media is the most powerful entity on earth. They

Billions in Limbo at Sierra Leone Maritime Administration!!!

Billions in Limbo at Sierra Leone Maritime Administration!!!

SLE2, 162,303.08.

Connaught and 5 others…  Stockpile of Expired Drugs Discovered!

Connaught and 5 others… Stockpile of Expired Drugs…

By: Sahid Bangura Following the Auditor General’s eminent commitment in surfacing the dubious

High Rate of Unemployed Graduates is Alarming in Sierra Leone

High Rate of Unemployed Graduates is Alarming in…

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Sierra Leone is a country blessed with a considerable

2023 Elections and Social Media

2023 Elections and Social Media

By Alusine Fullah Does Social Media affect election outcomes?

For S/L to Progress We should stop Partisan Politics

For S/L to Progress We should stop Partisan…

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Sierra Leone, like many other African countries, has a

I WON’T BE DISTRACTED! – Dr Richard Konteh

I WON’T BE DISTRACTED! – Dr Richard Konteh

Thank you all for your encouragement and support.

Our Take on Media Freedom in Sierra Leone

Our Take on Media Freedom in Sierra Leone

FORUM NEWSPAPER believes that media freedom is a necessary component of a democratic

Teachers are Worth Celebrating!!

Teachers are Worth Celebrating!!

By Alusine Fullah Invest in our Teachers, and our Children will succeed.” Barack

QCell Goes to Port Loko Road   

QCell Goes to Port Loko Road   

In its drive to provide reliable, safe and secure mobile cash transfer to

Afrimoney partners with MiKashBoks

Afrimoney partners with MiKashBoks

Afrimoney Sierra Leone has Thursday 22 February 2024 signed a partnership with MiKashBoks,

RCB Organises Cybersecurity and Financial Inclusion Symposium

RCB Organises Cybersecurity and Financial Inclusion Symposium

By Alusine Fullah Sierra Leone Commercial Bank (RCB) has organised the first ever

Sierra Leoneans Renaissance

Sierra Leoneans Renaissance

By: Andrew Kamara Sierra Leone’s meteoric rise as one of the world’s fastest-growing

Heroes Award 2023 Honours Dr. Gilpin, Bishop Abu Koroma, NASSIT DG, NSCORD, and 19 Other Recipients

Heroes Award 2023 Honours Dr. Gilpin, Bishop Abu…

By Moses Kay Fembeh The management and staff of Heroes Magazine organized their

Murder of a British Woman… S/Leonean, Gambian Arrested

Murder of a British Woman… S/Leonean, Gambian Arrested

By FORUM NEWS, West Africa Editor The police in The Gambia have arrested

Assistance Commissioner of Police Resigns from SLP

Assistance Commissioner of Police Resigns from SLP

 BY: Hassan Osman Kargbo After she had spent 17 years, 8 month in

Bank Governor Comments on Old Leones

Bank Governor Comments on Old Leones

By: Hassan Osman Kargbo The Governor of the Bank of Sierra Leone, Dr.

Africell Honours Academic Excellence at Njala University

Africell Honours Academic Excellence at Njala University

In a bid to acknowledge and celebrate academic excellence, Africell Sierra Leone, the

UBA National Essay Competition

UBA National Essay Competition

By Alusine Fullah As part of impacting society, United Bank for Africa (UBA)

FBC to mount Development

FBC to mount Development

By Sahid Bangura Some key players of the Administration of Fourah Bay College,

197 years Old Where is FBC?

197 years Old Where is FBC?

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Fourah Bay College (FBC) in Sierra Leone has reached

Can a Nation Survive Without Teachers?

Can a Nation Survive Without Teachers?

By Alusine Fullah Invest in our Teachers, and our Children will succeed.” Barack

Pharmacy Board condemns Coco Samba

Pharmacy Board condemns Coco Samba

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay As a way of protecting the people of Sierra

Ministry of Finance: BILLIONS OF LEONES STOLEN!  – Audit Report

Ministry of Finance: BILLIONS OF LEONES STOLEN! –…

By Sahid Bangura The Ministry of Finance, which is responsible for the disbursement

Hardship everywhere…  SIERRA LEONEANS DESERVE BETTER!

Hardship everywhere… SIERRA LEONEANS DESERVE BETTER!

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Life has been challenging for many not only in

Foreign Ministry Incriminated!!

Foreign Ministry Incriminated!!

By Sahid Bangura Among the vast numbers of ministries disclosed for embezzlement and

Africell SL Ltd Recognized for Compliance

Africell SL Ltd Recognized for Compliance

In a commendable acknowledgment of corporate responsibility, the National Social Security and Insurance

𝐓𝐡𝐫𝐞𝐞 𝐠𝐢𝐫𝐥𝐬 𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐠𝐞 𝐚𝐬 𝐰𝐢𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐔𝐁𝐀 𝐒𝐢𝐞𝐫𝐫𝐚 𝐋𝐞𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝟒𝐭𝐡 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐄𝐬𝐬𝐚𝐲 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐩𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧

𝐓𝐡𝐫𝐞𝐞 𝐠𝐢𝐫𝐥𝐬 𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐠𝐞 𝐚𝐬 𝐰𝐢𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐔𝐁𝐀 𝐒𝐢𝐞𝐫𝐫𝐚…

1. 𝟏𝐬𝐭 𝐏𝐨𝐬𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧: Thea Nyaloh Davies, 14 Years, Jonathan’s Children School, Bo –

WESTMINSTER FOUNDATION FOR DEMOCRACY ORGANIZES 1st FEMALE MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT KNOWLEDGE ORIENTATION SEMINAR

WESTMINSTER FOUNDATION FOR DEMOCRACY ORGANIZES 1st FEMALE MEMBERS…

Westminster Foundation for Democracy, a body dedicated to benefiting democracy around the world

Sierra Leone Meteorological Agency Alert Update

Sierra Leone Meteorological Agency Alert Update

Following the Sierra Leone Meteorological Agency (SLMet) dust storm alert issued on 2nd

RETRACTION!!!

RETRACTION!!!

RETRACTION!!! In our Friday 16 February 2024 edition, we published a front page

NASSIT CHOPS FUNDS FOR 10 HOSTELS, 5,000 HOUSES

NASSIT CHOPS FUNDS FOR 10 HOSTELS, 5,000 HOUSES

By Alusine Fullah Several sources have reached out to FORUM NEWSPAPER that the

Kanneh Issues Diplomatic, 50 other Passports to Undesirable Holders

Kanneh Issues Diplomatic, 50 other Passports to Undesirable…

By Alusine Fullah Recent happenings at the Sierra Leone Immigration Department have been

RCBank Collaborates with UK’s Applied Intelligence

RCBank Collaborates with UK’s Applied Intelligence

By Forum Staff Writer EST Applied Intelligence, a cybersecurity firm based in the

Valentine’s Day… My observation

Valentine’s Day… My observation

By Sahid Bangura Roaming around the central of Freetown in the hot burning

SLP Crime Report…  Grim Chapter for Women and Children

SLP Crime Report… Grim Chapter for Women and…

By Alusine Fullah According to the Sierra Leone Crime Statistics Report 2023, violence

Toll Gates hike prices NGC Blast hard on Govt.

Toll Gates hike prices NGC Blast hard on…

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay The National Grand Coalition (NGC), Thursday 15th February, 2024,

Toll Gate Price…  CSOs Raise Concerns Over Additional Economic Burden Imposed on Citizens

Toll Gate Price… CSOs Raise Concerns Over Additional…

By Julius Mustapha Harding On February 14th, 2024, the Native Consortium and Research

Tripartite Committee will never sell out – Kelfala Marah

Tripartite Committee will never sell out – Kelfala…

By Henry Kargbo The Chairperson representing the All Peoples Congress (APC) party in

BIO’S GOVT: HELL ON EARTH!

BIO’S GOVT: HELL ON EARTH!

About a decade ago, we used to have a democratic country that was

Money Chop Chop… NASSIT is a Criminal Enterprise

Money Chop Chop… NASSIT is a Criminal Enterprise

By Alusine Fullah The object for which the Audit Service is established is

Govt. restores sin tax on goods, services!!!

Govt. restores sin tax on goods, services!!!

Government through the line ministry of Finance has announced the restoration of what

Paran is not alone on this… PRA Recruits 17 workers Without Appropriate Recruitment Procedures

Paran is not alone on this… PRA Recruits…

By Henry Kargbo Petroleum Regulatory Authority Recruited 17 workers without Recruitment Policies Agency

UBAF ANNOUNCES NEC FINALISTS 

UBAF ANNOUNCES NEC FINALISTS 

We are thrilled to announce our top 24 best essay writers for the

YOUTHS AND POLITICS

YOUTHS AND POLITICS

By Alusine Fullah Dear youth, I hope you are waxing well in your

Sierra Leone joins the world to commemorate World Radio Day

Sierra Leone joins the world to commemorate World…

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Sierra Leone joins host of countries to commemorate World

AG’s report Unmasks Health Ministry

AG’s report Unmasks Health Ministry

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay The 2022 Auditor General report for Sierra Leone exposed

FIU IN HOT WATER

FIU IN HOT WATER

By Hassan Osman Kargbo In a bid to curtail corruption and mismanagement of

Attempted Coup… Fourteenth Witness Testifies in Court

Attempted Coup… Fourteenth Witness Testifies in Court

By Henry Kargbo Sergeant Micheal Sankoh, the fourteenth (14) witness attached at the

LAJ as Peace Ambassador

LAJ as Peace Ambassador

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Boss LAJ, real name Alhaji Amadu Bah, the CEO

Ministry of Tourism FINANCIAL MISMANAGEMENT STINKS!!

Ministry of Tourism FINANCIAL MISMANAGEMENT STINKS!!

By Sahid Bangura In a groundbreaking revelation, the Ministry of Tourism and Culture

Bad Deals… Ministry of Transport Exposed

Bad Deals… Ministry of Transport Exposed

By Sahid Bangura In an effort to combat corruption in all the public

Police and Traders Clash!

Police and Traders Clash!

By Sahid Bangura In a surprising action of the Anti-Land Grabbing Unit led

Streets garages and their Dire Effects

Streets garages and their Dire Effects

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Using the streets of Freetown, Sierra Leone, as garages

Re-run no re-run…  APC & SLPP: Who is fooling who?

Re-run no re-run… APC & SLPP: Who is…

By Hassan Osman Kargbo It could be recalled that on Tuesday 6th February

Who audits Audit Service Sierra Leone?

Who audits Audit Service Sierra Leone?

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Since when I was a young boy, this question

Invitation for Bids  Bank of Sierra Leone  NATIONAL COMPETITIVE BIDDING  PROCUREMENT OF SPECIALISED PRINTING MACHINES

Invitation for Bids Bank of Sierra Leone NATIONAL…

Invitation for Bids Bank of Sierra Leone NATIONAL COMPETITIVE BIDDING     PROCUREMENT OF

Section I.  Invitation for Bids (IFB)         Bank of Sierra Leone  REHABILITATION OF THE BANK OF SIERRA LEONE’S MIDDLE HILL RESIDENCE AT HILL STATION, FREETOWN 

Section I.  Invitation for Bids (IFB)        Bank…

     Section I.  Invitation for Bids (IFB)        Bank of Sierra Leone REHABILITATION

DIAL *323# AND SEND QMONEY FOR FREE EVERYDAY ….Fast, Reliable and Secure

DIAL *323# AND SEND QMONEY FOR FREE EVERYDAY…

KAIFALA MARAH POSITIONS COMMISSION’S ROLE ON MAJORITY PUBLIC EXPECTATION

KAIFALA MARAH POSITIONS COMMISSION’S ROLE ON MAJORITY PUBLIC…

By Sayoh Kamara The rapturous applause that greeted Dr. Kaifala Marah’s detailed presentation

Mines Ministry… SLE310, 059, SLE310, 059, SLE76, 000, SLE76, 000, SLE40, 000 Chopped

Mines Ministry… SLE310, 059, SLE310, 059, SLE76, 000,…

By: Hassan Osman Kargbo The Sierra Leone Audit Report which presented the activities

As Hardship Grips… Sierra Leoneans Say First Half better pass Second Half

As Hardship Grips… Sierra Leoneans Say First Half…

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Sierra Leone is a poverty-stricken West African country that

Elections Rerun Hangs on the Air

Elections Rerun Hangs on the Air

By Hassan Osman Kargbo The All People’s Congress Party Representative who is a

Many young girls in the Streets…  Free Quality Education has a BIG Question Mark

Many young girls in the Streets… Free Quality…

By Sahid Bangura  On the 17th September 2018, our president assured us of

Dr. Haja Ramatulai Wurie updates the press on the USL saga

Dr. Haja Ramatulai Wurie updates the press on…

By Dr. Tonya Musa The Minister Tertiary and Higher Education, Dr Wurie informed

Citizens must have National Identity Card

Citizens must have National Identity Card

By Sulaiman Aruna Sesay The National Civil Registration Authority (NCRA) has urged all

MPs and their Constitutional Roles

MPs and their Constitutional Roles

By Alusine Fullah Article 75 of the 1991 Constitution stipulates that to qualify

War Brings Nothing but Destruction…  So why not Embrace Peace?

War Brings Nothing but Destruction… So why not…

By Alusine Fullah “An eye for an eye will only make the whole

Concerns That May Hinder the Work of the Tripartite Committee

Concerns That May Hinder the Work of the…

By Cornelius Oguntola Melvin Deveaux First and foremost, I want to emphasize that

AFRICELL SIERRA LEONE LIMITED VALENTINE SHOW ADVERT

AFRICELL SIERRA LEONE LIMITED VALENTINE SHOW ADVERT

OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT EXPOSED!!

OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT EXPOSED!!

By Alusine Fullah The mandate as the supreme audit institution of Sierra Leone

S/L Correctional Centers… No Toilet Facilities-Audit Report

S/L Correctional Centers… No Toilet Facilities-Audit Report

By Alusine Fullah According to rule 15 of the United Nations Standard Minimum

Water Crisis influences Teenage Pregnancy

Water Crisis influences Teenage Pregnancy

By Sahid Bangura Amidst the heightening of water shortage in some major communities

Corruption in Sports

Corruption in Sports

By Alusine Fullah Depending where you find yourself, corruption in sports has been

Who are we without our Youths?

Who are we without our Youths?

By Alusine Fullah As a country, perhaps the question is not what is

FGM: three girls died

FGM: three girls died

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Female Genital mutilation (FGM) in Sierra Leone is a

RABIES: Deadly Disease

RABIES: Deadly Disease

The world and man are fighting daily to overcome dreadful occurrences that pose

What the future holds for Sierra Leoneans?

What the future holds for Sierra Leoneans?

By Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Sierra Leone has faced several challenges in recent years,

CEO, Co-Founder of Teach for All Calls on Bio

CEO, Co-Founder of Teach for All Calls on…

By Alusine Fullah Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Teach for All, Wendy

USL Terminates James Tamba Lebbie Contract

USL Terminates James Tamba Lebbie Contract

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay The University of Sierra Leone (USL) has terminated the

Africell Celebrates more than 11 years of ISO Certification

Africell Celebrates more than 11 years of ISO…

On 14th August 2012, history was made in Sierra Leone when Africell became

JFK EXPOSES GOV’T

JFK EXPOSES GOV’T

Aaron Parker In a series of tweets, prominent lawyer and key figure within

‘Waka’ Fine is a ‘Criminal Enterprise’- Native Consortium

‘Waka’ Fine is a ‘Criminal Enterprise’- Native Consortium

By Alusine Fullah In a press release issued by the Native Consortium and

Hope for Rerun…  Abdulai Baraytay Lambasts APC

Hope for Rerun… Abdulai Baraytay Lambasts APC

By Mohamed Kakay Mr. Abdulai Baraytay, former President Ernest Koroma’s spokesman has lambasted

Old Leone Is Now a History – Governor BSL

Old Leone Is Now a History – Governor…

The Governor of the Bank of Sierra Leone has disclosed that the Central

JAB SHOW Returns Onscreen

JAB SHOW Returns Onscreen

The producers and presenter of Life by Design Show, Joe Abass Bangura, has

Why Students Flunk Exams?

Why Students Flunk Exams?

By Alusine Fullah Yes, all around the world Education is seen as being

How to Turn Dreams into Reality?

How to Turn Dreams into Reality?

By Alusine Fullah Everybody has dreams. Yes, I believe in that. As you

CONSTRUCTION OF TIHUN PRIMARY SCHOOL STILL IN SHAMBLE!!

CONSTRUCTION OF TIHUN PRIMARY SCHOOL STILL IN SHAMBLE!!

By Alusine Fullah The Sierra Leone Audit Report presents the overall result of

As it stands… What is the Relationship between the People and the Gov’t?

As it stands… What is the Relationship between…

By Sulaiman Aruna Sesay The relationship between the people of Sierra Leone and

Orange S/L Acquires ISO

Orange S/L Acquires ISO

By Sulaiman Aruna Sesay Sierra Leone leading communication company, Orange Sierra Leone becomes

ECOWAS Speaker Announces NLe10B Education Boost

ECOWAS Speaker Announces NLe10B Education Boost

By Ibrahim Socialist Thullah Recognizing the pivotal role of education in global sustainable

Electoral Committee has no power to organize an Election – C Bah

Electoral Committee has no power to organize an…

By Sulaiman Jalloh Sierra Leone’s Minister of Information and Civic Education has disclosed

When a Country is Corrupt!!

When a Country is Corrupt!!

By Alusine Fullah Corruption is a term we often hear in today’s society,

JOE ABASS RELAUNCHES OF THE “LIFE BY DESIGN” SHOW STATEMENT FROM JOE ABASS BANGURA

JOE ABASS RELAUNCHES OF THE “LIFE BY DESIGN”…

It is with profound gratitude that I make this announcement as we stand

Faculty of Law Launches Fundraising Campaign for State-of-the-Art Building

Faculty of Law Launches Fundraising Campaign for State-of-the-Art…

By: Sulaiman Stom Koroma In an ambitious move to enhance its academic infrastructure,

Losing The War On Corruption… CITIZENS DECLARE BIO, KAIFALA ‘WANTED’

Losing The War On Corruption… CITIZENS DECLARE BIO,…

Narratives from the 2022 Audit Service Sierra Leone Report has left many with

Sierra Leone Embassy in Saudi Arabia is in hot water

Sierra Leone Embassy in Saudi Arabia is in…

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Sierra Leone Embassy in Saudi Arabia is in hot

Ministry of Youth Affairs…  Billions of Leones Chopped

Ministry of Youth Affairs… Billions of Leones Chopped

 By Alusine Fullah As part of the effort of the Auditor General and

Collecting Billions as ‘Bribes’ for Pin Codes  Teachers Demand ACC to Investigate TSC

Collecting Billions as ‘Bribes’ for Pin Codes Teachers…

By Alusine Fullah The Education Act, 2004 details the mandates, key responsibilities and

Blacks and Whites turn FBC to War Zone

Blacks and Whites turn FBC to War Zone

By Alusine Fullah Students’s (the Blacks and the Whites) violence at Fourah Bah

Unveiling the Shadows…  Sierra Leone Struggles Forward on Corruption Index

Unveiling the Shadows… Sierra Leone Struggles Forward on…

By Kemoh Saidu Sesay In a sobering revelation, Transparency International’s 2023 Corruption Perception

50 buses… Citizens’ mix feelings

50 buses… Citizens’ mix feelings

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Sierra Leoneans especially Freetownians have experienced a three-day free

Freedom of Expression a Cornerstone for Democracy

Freedom of Expression a Cornerstone for Democracy

By Alusine Fullah Yes, all human beings were burn free, and as such

Africell Impact Foundation Bolsters Sierra Leone’s Education Week Celebration

Africell Impact Foundation Bolsters Sierra Leone’s Education Week…

In a commendable demonstration of commitment to education, Africell Impact Foundation has partnered

Illegal Miners should be arrested — ECOWAS Speaker

Illegal Miners should be arrested — ECOWAS Speaker

By Hassan Osman Kargbo   The speaker of the ECOWAS Parliament, Rt. Hon.

Paran’s Corruption Scandal Pushes Parliament to the Gutter

Paran’s Corruption Scandal Pushes Parliament to the Gutter

By Aruna Sesay The alleged case of the Clerk of parliament (Hon. Paran

TSC Chairman Receives (OLE) 300M as ‘BRIBE’ For Pin Codes

TSC Chairman Receives (OLE) 300M as ‘BRIBE’ For…

By Alusine Fullah The Education Act, 2004 details the mandates, key responsibilities and

35yr Old Woman Found Dead

35yr Old Woman Found Dead

By Patrick J. F. Conteh   A 35yr old woman found dead in

Ministry of Youth Affairs… Gross Financial Mismanagement

Ministry of Youth Affairs… Gross Financial Mismanagement

By Alusine Fullah As part of the effort of the Auditor General and

Audit Report Exposes Sierra Leone Embassy in Turkey

Audit Report Exposes Sierra Leone Embassy in Turkey

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Following the release of the Audit report early this

The Idea is fine but the Conditions are too bad for us–Citizens lament

The Idea is fine but the Conditions are…

By Alusine Fullah   Freetown witnessed the official launch of a fleet of

37 Military Officers go down again

37 Military Officers go down again

By Sahid Bangura As part of efforts by the Defence Ministry in reforming

U.S. STATE SECRETARY COMMENDS AFRICELL’S SERVICE IN ANGOLA

U.S. STATE SECRETARY COMMENDS AFRICELL’S SERVICE IN ANGOLA

By Sahid Bangura   One of the leading Mobile Network Companies in Africa,

Sexual Harassment: New Cancer in Sierra Leone

Sexual Harassment: New Cancer in Sierra Leone

By Alusine Fullah SEXUAL VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS HAVE A GREAT TENDENCY

After 33 years Of Distinguished Service, Sierra Leone Military Dismisses War Hero – Musa Bangura

After 33 years Of Distinguished Service, Sierra Leone…

Friday 26 January, 2023 For alleged ‘misconduct’ without stating the specific nature of

Print Journalism…  Its Pitfalls

Print Journalism… Its Pitfalls

By: Sahid Bangura The Print-Desk, which implies the practice of Print Journalism, is

Letter to all Parliamentarians

Letter to all Parliamentarians

By Alusine Fullah   Dear MPs, I hope you are waxing well.

Introducing VAR in African… What does this mean to Africa Football?

Introducing VAR in African… What does this mean…

By: Sulaiman Aruna Sesay The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) is a match official

Bank of Sierra Leone approves Mohamed Alhajie Samoura as Managing Director/CEO of UBA Sierra Leone

Bank of Sierra Leone approves Mohamed Alhajie Samoura…

Freetown, 30th January 2024: United Bank for Africa (UBA) Sierra Leone Limited is

Dr. Emmanuel Saffa Abdulai Denies Rumors of Sierra Leone Football Association Presidency Bid

Dr. Emmanuel Saffa Abdulai Denies Rumors of Sierra…

By: Sulaiman Stom Koroma. In a surprising turn of events, prominent football administrator

PONDER MY THOUGHTS: IMPUNITY: THE NEW FEATURE OF CORRUPTION IN SIERRA LEONE

PONDER MY THOUGHTS: IMPUNITY: THE NEW FEATURE OF…

BY Andrew Keili   “Every dollar that a corrupt official or a corrupt

Speaker Apologies to Sierra Leoneans

Speaker Apologies to Sierra Leoneans

By Alusine Fullah In the past days, a lot have been said and

NO DEMARCATION BETWEEN FEMALE AND MALE INMATES

NO DEMARCATION BETWEEN FEMALE AND MALE INMATES

By Sahid Bangura   As part of the effort of the Auditor General

Marine Recourses  Billions of Leones in Limbo

Marine Recourses Billions of Leones in Limbo

By Alusine Fullah The mandate as the Supreme audit institution of Sierra Leone

ACC Calls on Public Officers for Assets Declaration

ACC Calls on Public Officers for Assets Declaration

By Alusine Fullah The Anti-Corruption Commission has called on all public officers on

RCBank… The Leading Financial Institution

RCBank… The Leading Financial Institution

By Alusine Fullah   Rokel Commercial Bank (formerly Barclays Bank) was established in

12-Year-Old Angel Amara Fefegula Wins UBA Sierra Leone’s Back-to-School Kiddies

12-Year-Old Angel Amara Fefegula Wins UBA Sierra Leone’s…

Angel Amara Fefegula, a 12-year-old girl from Magburaka, has won the UBA Kiddies

Electricity Theft…  Energy Minister takes tough Measures

Electricity Theft… Energy Minister takes tough Measures

With the alarming rates of theft power from the Electricity Distribution and Supply

Court Martial Trial… Seventh Prosecution Witness testifies in Court

Court Martial Trial… Seventh Prosecution Witness testifies in…

By Alusine Fullah Corporal Alfred Methodist Kargbo, the 7th prosecution witness in an

Mohamed Gento in Corruption Scandal

Mohamed Gento in Corruption Scandal

By Sahid Bangura The mandate as the supreme audit institution of Sierra Leone

S/L Correctional Services Gross Human Rights Violations!!!

S/L Correctional Services Gross Human Rights Violations!!!

By Alusine Fullah Sierra Leone’s Correctional facilities provide dire conditions of detention for

Moral Bankruptcy Contest…  Abass Bundu vs. Paran Tarawallie

Moral Bankruptcy Contest… Abass Bundu vs. Paran Tarawallie

By Mohamed Sankoh (One Drop) I will have to toss a coin to

Youyi Building’s Elevator… It is a BIG SHAME still not Fix

Youyi Building’s Elevator… It is a BIG SHAME…

By Sheku Putka Kamara TECH – It is a big shame that the

Women Deserve Better Lives in S/l–Amb. Greenfield

Women Deserve Better Lives in S/l–Amb. Greenfield

By Alusine Fullah Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, US Representative to the Unite Nations together

The Commission has recovered Sea of Money—Ben Kaifala Says

The Commission has recovered Sea of Money—Ben Kaifala…

By Alusine Fullah The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) headed by Francis Ben Kaifala has

How to Prepare Lesson Plan for your Pupils

How to Prepare Lesson Plan for your Pupils

By Alusine Fullah A lesson plan is a step by step guide of

Njala University facing the future

Njala University facing the future

By Newman Anthony Levey It is not an overstatement that every family wants

Why President’s Secretary Resigns?

Why President’s Secretary Resigns?

By Alusine Fullah Solomon Jamiru Esq. has tendered his resignation as Press Secretary

HIS EXCELLENCY BOLA AHMED TINUBU, GCFR, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA & CURRENT CHAIR OF ECOWAS AUTHORITY OF HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT; EXCELLENCIES HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT OF ECOWAS MEMBERS; REPRESENTATIVES OF FOREIGN HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT HIS EXCELLENCY PRESIDENT GEORGE MANNEH WEAH HER EXCELLENCY FORMER PRESIDENT ELLEN JONHSON SIRLEAF, HONORABLE SPEAKER AND MEMBERS OF THE 55TH LEGISLATURE; MADAM CHIEF JUSTICE AND JUSTICES OF THE SUPREME COURT; MEMBERS OF THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS; PRELATES & IMAMS; MEMBERS OF THE PRESS; EXCELLENCIES AND DISTINGUISHED GUESTS MY FELLOW CITIZENS; LADIES AND GENTLEMEN:

HIS EXCELLENCY BOLA AHMED TINUBU, GCFR, PRESIDENT OF…

I give thanks and praises to God Almighty, the Great Guide and Sustainer

Tribalism should have no Place in Sierra Leone!!!

Tribalism should have no Place in Sierra Leone!!!

By Alusine Fullah “If you are emotionally attached to your tribe or political

Audit Report Exposes Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Audit Report Exposes Ministry of Foreign Affairs

By Alusine Fullah The mandate as the supreme audit institution of Sierra Leone

Charges against Former President were not made out of malice— A. G. says

Charges against Former President were not made out…

By Alusine Fullah The Office of the Attorney General and Minister of Justice

Massive Sacking in Par’ment… Ombudsman Commences Investigations

Massive Sacking in Par’ment… Ombudsman Commences Investigations

By Alusine Fullah The Office of the Ombudsman was set up by subsection

Ministry of Defence… Billions of Leones Embezzled!!!

Ministry of Defence… Billions of Leones Embezzled!!!

By Alusine Fullah The prime function of Audit Service Sierra Leone is to

Motor Drivers Need More Regulations

Motor Drivers Need More Regulations

By Alusine Fullah Is there any law governing these Commercial Drivers/ Conductors?

IMPUNITY: THE NEW FEATURE OF CORRUPTION IN SIERRA LEONE

IMPUNITY: THE NEW FEATURE OF CORRUPTION IN SIERRA…

PONDER MY THOUGHTS BY Andrew Keili IMPUNITY: THE NEW FEATURE OF CORRUPTION IN

President Elect Joseph N.Boakai will Inherit a stronger economy than I inherited in 2018″ Says President Weah

President Elect Joseph N.Boakai will Inherit a stronger…

By Reagan S. Lebbie IRENA online TV Liberia Jan. 22- Despite the criticism

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𝐌𝐁𝐒𝐒𝐄 𝐄𝐧𝐝𝐨𝐫𝐬𝐞𝐬 𝐔𝐁𝐀 𝐅𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐝𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐅𝐨𝐮𝐫𝐭𝐡 𝐍𝐄𝐂!

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SLCB ASSURES CUSTOMERS

SLCB ASSURES CUSTOMERS

The Company Secretary and Director of Corporate Affairs of the Sierra Leone Commercial

GOV’T IN WRONG DIRECTION OF DRUG FIGHT

GOV’T IN WRONG DIRECTION OF DRUG FIGHT

The Executive Director of the Institute for Drug Control and Human Security (IDCHS),

SECTORIAL SPECIFICS of BIO’s FIRST 100 DAYS

SECTORIAL SPECIFICS of BIO’s FIRST 100 DAYS

Three months after his controversial win of the 24th June, 2023 elections, Sierra

We Will Take Legal Action against Any Staff Caught In Fraudulent Acts

We Will Take Legal Action against Any Staff…

The Company Secretary and Director of Corporate Affairs of the Sierra Leone Commercial

Africell SL subscriber wins TVS motorbike

Africell SL subscriber wins TVS motorbike

Sierra Leone’s people’s centered telecommunications company, Africell Sierra Leone, through its mega promo,

LEADERSHIP FIASCO AWAITS SLPP

LEADERSHIP FIASCO AWAITS SLPP

The recent developments in Sierra Leone regarding the dispute over the announced electoral

APC LEADERSHIP LOOKS EAST

APC LEADERSHIP LOOKS EAST

The All People’s Congress (APC) stands united behind its decision to boycott participating

Chinese Embassy Celebrates 74th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China

Chinese Embassy Celebrates 74th Anniversary of the Founding…

On September 21, 2023, the Chinese Embassy in Sierra Leone held a reception

Tunisia Opposition Leader Begins Hunger Strike

Tunisia Opposition Leader Begins Hunger Strike

TUNIS — The leader of Tunisia’s opposition Ennahdha party, Rached Ghannouchi, Friday started

Amid Shaky APC’s Boycott…  YVONNE AKI-SAWYERR IMPERSONATE FCC

Amid Shaky APC’s Boycott… YVONNE AKI-SAWYERR IMPERSONATE FCC

While we continue to ponder why top government brass including the presidency went

Lungi Yearns APC’s Return

Lungi Yearns APC’s Return

By Donstance Koroma Lungi Town is a very strategic town that has over

EXTORTION, A PRESENT SECURITY RISK

EXTORTION, A PRESENT SECURITY RISK

By Joseph A. Kamanda Security guard checkpoints the world over are mounted to

New business model for the youth…  “Clean Salone”

New business model for the youth… “Clean Salone”

By Hassan Osman Kargbo The capital city Freetown is facing high levels of

SLCB Cautions Tertiary Institutions

SLCB Cautions Tertiary Institutions

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Sierra Leone Commercial Bank (SLCB) has in a press

Orange Foundation Director Recounts Journey with Ebola-Affected Kids

Orange Foundation Director Recounts Journey with Ebola-Affected Kids

After years of philanthropy, Orange Foundation looks back at how far they have

DRUG WAR IN WRONG DIRECTION

DRUG WAR IN WRONG DIRECTION

The Executive Director of the Institute for Drug Control and Human Security (IDCHS),

POSTMORTEM OF BIO’S FIRST 100 DAYS  *The first 100 days under president Bio is an abysmal failure. This is expected to get worse if the current state of affairs persists.  

POSTMORTEM OF BIO’S FIRST 100 DAYS *The first…

A postmortem analysis of the first 100 days under President Julius Maada Bio

DR. WALTON GILPIN CONFERRED HONORARY DOCTORATE DEGREE AT 2ND WELDIOS UNIVERSITY SYMPOSIUM

DR. WALTON GILPIN CONFERRED HONORARY DOCTORATE DEGREE AT…

Weldios University – An outstanding bilingual University in Africa on the 20th September,

Because Konneh is refusing to release the results…  “Bio did not win the June 24 elections” – SLPP MPs of the Sixth Parliament

Because Konneh is refusing to release the results……

What the All Peoples’ Congress (APC) and local and international elections observers have

Yeama Thompson dragged to Court for Defamation

Yeama Thompson dragged to Court for Defamation

A lawsuit has been brought against Ms. Yeama Thompson, Director of the Sierra

PONDER MY THOUGHTS:  MAYOR-ELECT YVONNE UNDER FIRE AGAIN

PONDER MY THOUGHTS: MAYOR-ELECT YVONNE UNDER FIRE AGAIN

By Andrew Keili Those who thought the fight between Former Mayor and Mayor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Sierra Leone Commercial Bank Alerts Tertiary Institutions: Beware of Student Registration Fraud

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Sierra Leone Commercial Bank…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sierra Leone Commercial Bank Alerts Tertiary Institutions: Beware of Student

Too Much Guns in Town

Too Much Guns in Town

The militarisation of Freetown and the outlying towns and villages has been growing

Queen Elizabeth II Quay Loses Momentum

Queen Elizabeth II Quay Loses Momentum

Sierra Leone’s Queen Elizabeth the Second Quay since inception is famous for providing

Why Blame Dr. Samura Kamara?

Why Blame Dr. Samura Kamara?

By Cornelius Oguntola Melvin Deveaux Party members and supporters doubt whether the much

SYCOPHANCY, SUFFER POSH KILLING APC, SLPP

SYCOPHANCY, SUFFER POSH KILLING APC, SLPP

There is a dangerous national character that has destroyed this country and any

_165K Business Establishments in Sierra Leone_—  Stats SL’s Census of Business Establishments (CBE) 2022 Reports

_165K Business Establishments in Sierra Leone_— Stats SL’s…

Stats SL Temporary Headquarters_ Kona Lodge, King Street,Freetown. 18/09/23 A preliminary report of

Big Fish Commits Suicide

Big Fish Commits Suicide

Big Fish Commits Suicide Famous recording artist Foday Allieu, popularly known as Big

Offshore Trading of Foreign Currencies…  BANK OF SIERRA LEONE WARNS

Offshore Trading of Foreign Currencies… BANK OF SIERRA…

Pursuant to Section 48 of the Bank of Sierra Leone Act, 2019, Section

UNGA Hosts Tony Elumelu Foundation

UNGA Hosts Tony Elumelu Foundation

UNGA Hosts Tony Elumelu Foundation The United Bank Africa in America has on

RCBANK @ 24

RCBANK @ 24

By Hassan Osman Kargbo   The Rokel Commercial Bank – RCBANK, one of

China ready to enhance practical cooperation with Sierra Leone: VP

China ready to enhance practical cooperation with Sierra…

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) — China stands ready to enhance practical cooperation

“Africa has no alternative but to make democracy more viable” – Former President Koroma

“Africa has no alternative but to make democracy…

Along with the Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in

NO SPACE FOR SLPP, APC SECOND-HAND POLITICIANS

NO SPACE FOR SLPP, APC SECOND-HAND POLITICIANS

History is certainly about to repeat itself in Sierra Leone politics.

KUSH OVERRUNS LUNGI

KUSH OVERRUNS LUNGI

Youth of Lungi, Kaffu Bullom is among chiefdoms heavily affected by kush in

World Bank approves $13 Million for the Energy Sector

World Bank approves $13 Million for the Energy…

By Hassan Osman Kargbo The Minister of Energy, Alhaji Kanja Sesay has in

Democracy in International Relation  –  H.E Amb Wang Qing

Democracy in International Relation – H.E Amb Wang…

By Forum Staff Writer The Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone, H.E Wang Qing,

Residents Frown at MAKCEM, ROCKCEM Operations

Residents Frown at MAKCEM, ROCKCEM Operations

Communities like Bai Bureh Road, Jennet Wright Road, Ferry Junction and Up–Gun have

CONCERNED SIERRA LEONEANS TO STAGE MASSIVE DEMONSTRATION AGAINST MAADA BIO AT THE UN ON WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 20

CONCERNED SIERRA LEONEANS TO STAGE MASSIVE DEMONSTRATION AGAINST…

By Kabs Kanu  and Abdul Karim Koroma Sierra Leoneans from different parts of

PRESIDENT BIO MEETS ICC TODAY

PRESIDENT BIO MEETS ICC TODAY

By the end of the day today we will all know why President

CONCERNED SIERRA LEONEANS TO STAGE MASSIVE DEMONSTRATION AGAINST MAADA BIO AT THE UN ON WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 20

CONCERNED SIERRA LEONEANS TO STAGE MASSIVE DEMONSTRATION AGAINST…

By Kabs Kanu and Abdul Karim Koroma Sierra Leoneans from different parts of

With Constitutional Review…  Bio Will Have His Way

With Constitutional Review… Bio Will Have His Way

Based on his history of having things done his way, with the proposed

SAMURA REACHES HIS WATERLOO – APC Partisans

SAMURA REACHES HIS WATERLOO – APC Partisans

They say “all good things come to an end”, that everything runs their

NCRA Commemorates International Identity Day

NCRA Commemorates International Identity Day

By Hassan Osman Kargbo The National Civil Registration Authority (NCRA) has last Saturday

Njala Confers Honorary Doctorate Kanja Sesay

Njala Confers Honorary Doctorate Kanja Sesay

By Austine Luseni Sierra Leone’s Minister of Energy, Alhaji Kanja Sesay, has been

NOTICE FROM THE US EMBASSY IN FREETOWN

NOTICE FROM THE US EMBASSY IN FREETOWN

Rescheduling visa appointments! Did you get an automated email today saying that your

Another August 10 Insurrection… Is Bio in Charge?   

Another August 10 Insurrection… Is Bio in Charge?…

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Political violence is totally unacceptable in any peaceful democracy.

Democracy is a Good Thing  – Amb Wang Qing

Democracy is a Good Thing – Amb Wang…

Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone has on Thursday 14th September this year during

I am Samuel Wise Bangura

I am Samuel Wise Bangura

Every time you hear me sign off with those words you can be

TAAT convenes seed business summit in Sierra Leone

TAAT convenes seed business summit in Sierra Leone

The Government of the Republic of Sierra Leone, in collaboration with the for

BIO, GUTERRES IN UNHOLY ALLIANCE

BIO, GUTERRES IN UNHOLY ALLIANCE

There is an unholy alliance between the United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres

Africell SL Presents Brand New Motor Bike to Petty trader

Africell SL Presents Brand New Motor Bike to…

As they continue to give back to subscribers in various communities across the

CHINESE EMBASSY RESCUES IMMIGRATION DEPARTMENT

CHINESE EMBASSY RESCUES IMMIGRATION DEPARTMENT

A few days ago, the deputy Chinese Ambassador, His Excellency Li Xiaoyong, promised

NASSIT takes giant step into the Informal Sector

NASSIT takes giant step into the Informal Sector

In its desire to extend coverage to the informal sector and provide social

SLOW YOUR ROLL… JAGABAN

SLOW YOUR ROLL… JAGABAN

The All People’s Congress – APC is broke at a time when cash

SLANGO Constitution is still alive – members assert

SLANGO Constitution is still alive – members assert

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Madam Ann Marie F. K. of Kartania Women’s Development

James Samba of Sierra Electric tells his story on winning the 2023 Orange Social Venture Prize National Grand Prize

James Samba of Sierra Electric tells his story…

As I reflect on this incredible journey, I’m humbled and thrilled to share

Hawanatu Sesay tells her story on winning the 2023 Women’s prize of the Orange Social Venture Tech Queen Competition.

Hawanatu Sesay tells her story on winning the…

My Name is Hawanatu Sesay I’m the founder of IOT Labs SL and

“WE CAN’T SUPPORT AN ILLEGAL REGIME” – Protesting businesspeople  *spectral organisers claim protest was a success

“WE CAN’T SUPPORT AN ILLEGAL REGIME” – Protesting…

The organisers of Monday’ stay home protest actions have claimed success, adding that

PONDER MY THOUGHTS: UNEASY CALM IN AN ERA OF UNPREDICTABILITY

PONDER MY THOUGHTS: UNEASY CALM IN AN ERA…

BY Andrew Keili “The more things change, the more they stay the same”,

NRA Commissioner Disrobes Kanja Sesay

NRA Commissioner Disrobes Kanja Sesay

Recent engagement by the Commissioner General, National Revenue Authority (NRA) Ibrahim Brima Swarray

NGOs Deliberate On Their Current State Of Affairs

NGOs Deliberate On Their Current State Of Affairs

By Frances M. Koroma                                                                                                         At an emergency membership meeting held on Friday, 8th

Keynote speech by H.E. Ambassador Wang Qing at the IMC Professional Media Seminar

Keynote speech by H.E. Ambassador Wang Qing at…

Hon. Mr. Yusuf Sandi, Deputy Minister of Information and Civic Education, Dr. Victor

Proposal of the People’s Republic of China on the Reform and Development of Global Governance

Proposal of the People’s Republic of China on the…

2023-09-13 10:16 Today, changes in the world, in our times and in history

MCC Board Suspends Assistance to Niger, Approves FY2024 Selection Criteria and Methodology Report

MCC Board Suspends Assistance to Niger, Approves FY2024…

For Immediate Release September 13, 2023 Contact: 202-521-3880 Email: press@mcc.gov The Millennium Challenge Corporation’s

MACCEM, ROCKCEM undermine govt. Climate Change efforts

MACCEM, ROCKCEM undermine govt. Climate Change efforts

The unfriendly industrial activities being meted out on communities in the East End

SLCB Cautions Against Scammers

SLCB Cautions Against Scammers

By Hassan Osman Kargbo In a bid to prevent or protect their valued

CONSTITUTIONAL REVIEW MUST WAIT  – Legal professionals, opposition parties, diplomats, and citizens

CONSTITUTIONAL REVIEW MUST WAIT – Legal professionals, opposition…

There is a fear that given all that has happened since the announcement

WHAT ABOUT LARA AND TAMBA?

WHAT ABOUT LARA AND TAMBA?

The case of the Julius Maada Bio led government of Sierra Leone versus

ECSL, SLBC, Others on the Spotlight Again

ECSL, SLBC, Others on the Spotlight Again

As the country’s electoral commission ECSL continues to battle with credibility issues that

United States and Africell Partner on Internet Connectivity in Sierra Leone

United States and Africell Partner on Internet Connectivity…

Press Release

Kamarainba on 30m bail

Kamarainba on 30m bail

By Henry Kargbo An Appeal Court Judge, Hon Justice M. A. J. Stevens

BANKING ON TRUST

BANKING ON TRUST

Banks play a very important role in any economy.

Sierra Leone Heading for Doom

Sierra Leone Heading for Doom

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Since President Julius Maada Bio took over his second

BUFF CASE – A Culture of Impunity against the Rule of Law

BUFF CASE – A Culture of Impunity against…

It is a culture of impunity that is commonly practiced in Sierra Leone

With Commonwealth, others in…  WE WANT A RERUN OF THE ELECTION – ELECTORATE

With Commonwealth, others in… WE WANT A RERUN…

With the arrival of Commonwealth and others to settle the political impasse that

SLPP PROVOKES CONSTITUTIONAL CRISIS – APC

SLPP PROVOKES CONSTITUTIONAL CRISIS – APC

The main opposition All People’s Congress (APC) has accused the ruling Sierra Leone

Wages, Compensation Commission Established         -Public Admin Minister

Wages, Compensation Commission Established        -Public Admin Minister

The Minister of Public Administration and Political Affairs, Amara Kallon has disclosed in

World Bank Boosts Eight Local Councils 

World Bank Boosts Eight Local Councils 

By Hassan Osman Kargbo The World Bank has boots eight City Councils with

NRA Commissioner-General’s Tactical Moves

NRA Commissioner-General’s Tactical Moves

The National Revenue Authority (NRA) Commissioner-General, Ibrahim Brima Swarray’s recent engagement with the

Too Much ‘Blackout’ residents of East End cries out loud

Too Much ‘Blackout’ residents of East End cries…

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Electricity is indeed important in our everyday lives.

MACCEM, ROCKCEM Bleed Workers in Silence

MACCEM, ROCKCEM Bleed Workers in Silence

It has been reported that unemployed youths in a mad rush for private

Press Secretary confirms U.S Visa Ban

Press Secretary confirms U.S Visa Ban

By Hassan Osman Kargbo It is more than two month now since the

IMF Warns Sierra Leone, Others

IMF Warns Sierra Leone, Others

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Karistalina Georgieva, in her

Social Welfare Ministry on One-sided Approach

Social Welfare Ministry on One-sided Approach

The decision of the Minister of Social Welfare to suspend registration of Non-Governmental

Africell Presents a Brand New Car to First Lucky Winner of Africell Mega Promo

Africell Presents a Brand New Car to First…

As they continue to give out different goodies to their numerous customers across

RCBank Launch 7 E-Banking Products, Services

RCBank Launch 7 E-Banking Products, Services

In a strategic move to provide top-notch digital banking services, Rokel Commercial Bank has

UBA-SL head of SME banking engages SMEs and private sector entrepreneurs at SME, finance investment forum

UBA-SL head of SME banking engages SMEs and…

UBA Sierra Leone made a remarkable impact at the Sierra Leone SME Finance

Lawlessness – A course to fight

Lawlessness – A course to fight

By Hassan Osman Kargbo It is no longer a secret that lawlessness, indiscipline

Effects of Street Trading In Freetown

Effects of Street Trading In Freetown

By Amadu N. Mansaray Business activities in the Freetown municipality have caused serious

President Bio Acquieces To AU, ECOWAS And Commonwealth Led Peace Talks

President Bio Acquieces To AU, ECOWAS And Commonwealth…

By Jarrah Kawusu-Konte President Julius Maada Bio has grudgingly agreed to participate in

…And Guterres Mocks Sierra Leone Democracy

…And Guterres Mocks Sierra Leone Democracy

That democracy forms the core value of the United Nations does not warrant

Bio please bring back our subsidies  – Sierra Leoneans Cry

Bio please bring back our subsidies – Sierra…

Less than two months after the electoral commissioner for Sierra Leone, Mohamed K.

Traffic law enforcers vs ‘booking’ – drivers’ tricks

Traffic law enforcers vs ‘booking’ – drivers’ tricks

News of the enforcement of Sierra Leone Road Traffic law does not come

Leone Stars defender joins Middlesborough 

Leone Stars defender joins Middlesborough 

Sierra Leone International footballer, Alex Bangura has signed for Championship side Middlesborough in

Mustapha Bundu joins Plymouth

Mustapha Bundu joins Plymouth

Sierra Leonean international, Mustapha Bundu has signed for English Championship club Plymouth Football

Healing the scars, rebuilding hope through donor intervention: A fistula survivor shares her story

Healing the scars, rebuilding hope through donor intervention:…

Freetown, Sierra Leone – “Living with the condition [obstetric fistula] was a nightmare and painful

BCC CONCERNS ON WASTE MANAGEMENT

BCC CONCERNS ON WASTE MANAGEMENT

By Hassan Osman Kargbo In a bid to improving and sustaining waste management

MACCEM, ROCKCEM Wages Environmental War on Communities

MACCEM, ROCKCEM Wages Environmental War on Communities

By Donstance Koroma The FORUMNEWS-SL attention has been drawn to the glaring environmental

Baby-killer mother caged for 24yrs imprisonment  

Baby-killer mother caged for 24yrs imprisonment  

One of the High Court judges of Sierra Leone Hon Justice Adrian Fisher

Senior citizen on remanded for ‘killing’ wife

Senior citizen on remanded for ‘killing’ wife

Physically challenged Abubakarr Mansaray has been sent on remand at the Make Correctional

THEN JUSTICE WILL BEGIN TO ROLL DOWN LIKE WATERS

THEN JUSTICE WILL BEGIN TO ROLL DOWN LIKE…

By Olivette Marie Jebeh Blango (The Netherlands) Of priority public concern in the

The Aftermath of June 24 Elections…  US SLAMS VISA RESTRICTION ON KONNEH, OTHERS

The Aftermath of June 24 Elections… US SLAMS…

Since the announcement of the June 24 election, the incumbent Sierra Leone People

As US Slams Visa Restriction Policy on Junta Democrats…  ICC CALLS FOR MORE EVIDENCE

As US Slams Visa Restriction Policy on Junta…

As panic grips authorities in Freetown over the would be details and exact

SLPP Inflicts More Sufferings on Us – Citizens

SLPP Inflicts More Sufferings on Us – Citizens

With hike in the prices of pump of petroleum products have rose from

USL extends Online Applications

USL extends Online Applications

By Hassan Osman Kargbo As a way to see more students enroll in

The Menace of Slums in Freetown

The Menace of Slums in Freetown

By Hassan Osman Kargbo All around the world, there are slums, whether developed

Sierra Leone: SLBC Staff Petition New Information Minister Over Mistreatment and Corruption

Sierra Leone: SLBC Staff Petition New Information Minister…

By Ishmael Sallieu Koroma Minister of Information and Civic Education Chernoh Bah Staff

FINANCE STALLS IMC OPERATIONS

FINANCE STALLS IMC OPERATIONS

Wilful deprivation of subvention by the Ministry of Finance to the country’s only

SLBC ACC Investigation…  Auradical Investigates Auradical

SLBC ACC Investigation… Auradical Investigates Auradical

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Commissioner, Francis Ben Kelfala during the commission’s recent held

Kush the Fast-Running Plague of Addiction

Kush the Fast-Running Plague of Addiction

By Dr. Manal Ghazzawi Kush is a synthetic marijuana often called spice or

Visa Restriction Policy on Undermining the Democratic Process in Sierra Leone

Visa Restriction Policy on Undermining the Democratic Process in Sierra…

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE AUGUST 31, 2023 The United

Police Shelve ‘Murder’ Investigation…  PRINCE HARDING IN HOT WATERS

Police Shelve ‘Murder’ Investigation… PRINCE HARDING IN HOT…

After over two years of waiting for justice, concerned Sierra Leoneans including some

Information Minister Trivialises ACC Investigation

Information Minister Trivialises ACC Investigation

The Minister of Information and Civic Education, Chernor Bah, has on Tuesday, 29

ASFIN to Address SME Finance Challenges

ASFIN to Address SME Finance Challenges

African SME Finance and Investment Network (ASFIN) will on Thursday, 31 August, this

“Fiscal Deficit Increase to NLe1.81bn in First Quarter 2023”  – BSL Monetary Policy Committee   

“Fiscal Deficit Increase to NLe1.81bn in First Quarter…

By Hassan Osman Kargbo Following a Monetary Policy Committee- MPC meeting held on

EDSA Exposes Hardship Under Bio

EDSA Exposes Hardship Under Bio

By Hassan Osman Kargbo The Electrical Distribution Supply Authority (EDSA) has exposed the

Andrew KaiKai’s Sacking Rocks SLPP Grassroots  — *SLPP youths, disabled communities complain

Andrew KaiKai’s Sacking Rocks SLPP Grassroots — *SLPP…

According to young grassroots supporters at the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) headquarters

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𝐔𝐁𝐀-𝐒𝐋 𝐌𝐃/𝐂𝐄𝐎 R𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐬 𝐏𝐨𝐰𝐞𝐫 𝐖𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐧 𝟐𝟑𝟐