Armed Forces Day is a National Holiday in Salone

Armed Forces Day is a National Holiday in Salone

The Armed Forces Day has become a spectacular hallmark of Sierra Leone’s national calendar; it has become part of our history and our heritage. It is a day we have set aside to reflect on the role of our military in global peace, it’s a day we have chosen to remember and to celebrate the […]

the RESIDENTS of KAILAHUN DISTRICT EXTOL the APC GOVERNMENT

the RESIDENTS of KAILAHUN DISTRICT EXTOL  the APC GOVERNMENT

Kailahun lies in the far east of Sierra Leone, approximately 515 kilometers (320 miles) east of Freetown; and about 121 kilometers (75 miles) north east of Kenema. It is the headquarter town of the district that bears its name, a trade center, and is one of the major towns in the Eastern Province of Sierra […]

Tonguma, is Sierra Leone’s second largest diamond mine.

Process plant at the Tongo project, in Sierra Leone.(Image courtesy of Stellar Diamonds) Shares in West Africa-focused Stellar Diamonds (LON:STEL) closed slightly up on Thursday after the company revealed it had inked an agreement to operate the Tonguma mine in Sierra Leone, adjacent to the company’s own Tongo mine. Stellar originally intended to combine its Tongo […]

the Fabulous Kumasi Asante Kotoko football

this is reprinted. By Jack Toronto What the heck is going on in Ghana? To a middle class Canadian it seems bizarre. After spending millions since 1935 on juju charms to win games, including nearly US$1-million during its dismal 2009/2010 season, the Fabulous Kumasi Asante Kotoko football club has finally banned juju from its operations. […]

Here is why You should consider Sierra Leone for a Visit And or your Retirement.

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.

Here is why You should consider Sierra Leone for a  Visit And or your  Retirement.

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 […]

A United SLPP stands a very good chance of defeating the APC on March 7, 2018

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.

A United SLPP stands a very good chance of defeating the APC on March 7, 2018

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 […]

Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar: storms out of stadium

Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar: storms out of stadium

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 […]

Rivers United Boys: merciless against AS Real Bamako of Mali

Rivers United Boys: merciless against AS Real Bamako of Mali

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 […]