the 2018 elections are coming

the 2018 elections are coming

President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Thursday March 9, 2017, appealed to development partners to work with a high sense of urgency to address the funding gap needed for the smooth conduct of the 2018 general elections. “I don’t want anything that will delay and undermine the elections process,” he said, and emphasized that the […]

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 […]

POLICE OFFICERS RETURN FROM COUNTER TERRORISM TRAINING

After two months of intensive training in counter terrorism, four Sierra Leone Police (SLP) officers have returned home from Egypt to the joyous embrace of family, friends and colleagues. The officers were presented to His Excellency President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma at State House today (Tuesday September 6, 2016) by Aide de Camp (ADC) Lieutenant-Colonel […]

PRESIDENT KOROMA RECEIVES SOUTH AFRICAN INVESTORS

As government continues to make frantic efforts to revitalize the economy, His Excellency President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma today (Tuesday September 6, 2016) received at State House representatives of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) from the Government of South Africa. According to the State House Chief of Staff, Mr Saidu Conton Sesay, who led the […]

SLEITI HOLDS RE-ORIENTATION WORKSHOP ON EITI PRINCIPLES AND PROCESS

After declaring Sierra Leone an Extractive Industries and Transparency Initiative Compliant state in April 2014, the Sierra Leone Extractive Industries and Transparency Initiative (SLEITI) with the National Advocacy Coalition on Extractives (NACE) held a re-orientation workshop for the Multi-Stakeholder Group on EITI principles and processes at the Hill Valley Hotel in Freetown. The one day […]

PRESIDENT KOROMA REAFFIRMS COMMITMENT TO THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE APRM NATIONAL PROGRAMME OF ACTION (NPOA

Sierra Leone’s President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma reaffirmed government’s unwavering commitment to the successful implementation of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) National Programme of Action (NPOA) in the Republic of Sierra Leone. He made the pledge during his presentation of the 1st and 2nd APRM NPOA of Sierra Leone spanning the period January – […]

“THERE CAN BE NO DEVELOPMENT WITHOUT SECURITY” – PRESIDENT KOROMA

“THERE CAN BE NO DEVELOPMENT WITHOUT SECURITY” – PRESIDENT KOROMA

The government of Sierra Leone has identified security as the oxygen for sustainable socio-economic development. In this regard, the first ever security sector conference was launched by the Chairman of the National Security Council, President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma under the aegis of the Office of National Security with the theme, “Collective Security for National […]

THE PRESIDENT PLEDGES TO SUPPORT EBOLA SURVIVORS

Meeting with over 20 survivors at State House Monday 25 May, barely a year since the outbreak, President Ernest Bai Koroma assured survivors of the dreadful Ebola virus disease of government’s readiness to provide them with the necessary social services till their lives return to normal. He said when the epidemic was reported this time […]