With the average year round, temperatures are in the low to mid 80s in the daytime and low at 70s at night. Many retirees and foreign visitors sometimes leave their windows open 24 hours a day needing no heat or air-conditioning.
By Essa Thaim Krugba, Kambia Due to its political tranquility and its safe haven reputation, the British colonialists called Sierra Leone “The Cradle of Africa”. Sierra Leone is truly blessed by our forefathers and it is an amazing country, highly esteemed for her hospitality and a tranquil place for vacationing and retirement. The climate is […]
According to local media, ruling APC party chiefs stormed Bumbuna to help their candidate win the seat. They included: Vice President Victor Bockarie Foh; the Northern Regional Chairman of the APC – Buya Kamara; APC Tonkolili District Chairman – Dr Minkailu Bah; Minister of State in the Office of the Vice President – Mohamed Alie Bah; and Resident Minister North – Alie Kamara.
Sierra Leone’s opposition SLPP party has made a Herculean start in reducing the 60% national electoral majority gained by the ruling APC in 2012, after a tough show of strength and unity at last Saturday’s by-election in Bumbuna, Tonkolili district. The by-election came about as the result of the death of sitting APC Member of […]
The contribution made by the Bangladeshi peacekeeping force was hugely appreciated by the Sierra Leone government. On February 21, 1952 four young boys in Dhaka were gunned down by the Pakistani forces. Their crime was holding demonstrations for the sake of their language — Bangla. So significant was this incident that this day went on […]
Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State on Sunday stormed out of the Bauchi Stadium as Wikki Tourists FC of Bauchi failed to beat the visiting team from Sierra Leone as expected. Though the state owned team campaigning in the Confederation African Football (CAF), beat Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces FC 1-0, they crashed out […]
Rangers, Rivers United advance, Wikki out Wikki Tourists have crashed out of the 2017 CAF Confederation Cup competition, despite beating RSLAF of Sierra-Leone 1-0 in Bauchi today. But Rangers International and Rivers United advance into the next round of CAF Champions League. Wikki Tourists lost 1-2 aggregate, having conceded two goals away to RSLAF in Sierra […]
Wikki Tourist midfielder Bature Yaro is optimistic his side can overturn a 2-0 deficit against Sierra Leone side RSLFA in the second leg of the preliminary round of the 2017 CAF Confederations Cup. The Bauchi based side will welcome RSLFA on Sunday for the second leg and will hope to make it to the second […]
The African Development Bank (AfDB) together with UK Aid, better known as the Department for International Development (DfID), have committed $53 million towards the rehabilitation and extension of the Bo-Kenema Electricity Distribution System in Sierra Leone. According to the AfDB the Bo-Kenema rehabilitation project, which was launched on Monday, is in line with the government’s […]
Give Your Partner More Space If You Want Your Ex Back After Valentine’s Day By: Essa Thaim Krugba Everything seems to be going along just fine in your life, but you are getting an uneasy feeling that has you a bit confused. Eventually, you realize that your partner needs more space and breaks off your […]
Written by: Thaim Krugba, Kambia Good question! I will be simple and straight-forward here with my opinion. Let’s say; someone pulls up to a stop sign: what do the sigh communicated to that driver? Obvious meaning of the sign is that the diver must stop but why? The stop sign does not explain why the […]
Leslie Patrick Bob All You will always be remembered just like in the bible David killed Goliath. Indeed in 1967 you were the APC David who killed the SLPP Goliath the Late Alhaji M.S. Mustapha. When the news came out with the winning numbers 7232 it was like an earthquake and everybody wanted to know this incredible David – Leslie Patrick Bob Allen.
TRIBUTE TO THE LATE HON. LESLIE PATRICK BOB ALLEN (COMMONLY KNOWN AS BOBBY ALLEN) DELIVERED AT THE CIVIC LAYING OUT IN HIS HONOUR AUGUST 24 1938 – JANUARY 15, 2017 BY HON. NANETTE THOMAS MINISTER OF POLITICAL AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS ‘Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage […]