Month: March 2021

ICC Upholds Acquittal Of Former Ivorian President.

By Lisa Bryant….. PARIS – Judges at International Criminal Court in The Hague have upheld the acquittal of former Ivorian […]

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Letter From “Dublin”: Sierra Leone´s Island With Irish Name And Slave-Trading Past.

By Sally Hayden in Dublin, Banana Islands, Sierra Leone….. The small, wooden boat is named “We all live by God”. […]

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Pres. Lazarus Chakwera’s Farewell Speech At John Magufuli’s State Funeral.

Copyright: Lazarus Chakwera, Malawi….. Speech by President Lazarus Chakwera at the state funeral for John Magufuli. “166 days ago, President […]

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The Outbreak of War In Sierra Leone.

By Sankara Kamara….. Today, March 23, 2021, marks the thirtieth anniversary of the invasion of Sierra Leone by Charles Taylor’s […]

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Freedom Is Nothing But A Chance To Make Our Lives Better: Let Us Make 11th March A Public Holiday.

By Abdulai Mansaray….. The Atlantic slave trade lasted for years (over 400 years), but freedom lasts forever. Slavery was commonly […]

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Morocco: Cannabis Legalization For Medical Use.

Source: News Wire….. The government of Morocco, the world’s top producer of hashish, ratified Thursday a draft law to legalise […]

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Nigeria: Gunmen Abduct Dozens Of College Students.

By AFP….. KANO, NIGERIA – Gunmen raided a college in northwestern Nigeria and kidnapped 39 students, government officials and parents […]

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Amb. M’Bemba Baryoh Addresses African Group Ambassadors, Applauds WTO DG

By Idrissa Hilton Gogra….. The Sierra Leone Ambassador to Germany, His Excellency M’Bemba Lamin Baryoh on 4 March served as […]

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Sierra Leone’s ACC Develops & Adopts Disability Policy.

Copyright: Beyond Borders Africa….. The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), in collaboration with the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities, has developed […]

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Rev Emmanuel S.J. Pewa: Potential Methodist Bishop In The Making.

By A Concerned Sierra Leonean….. Profile of Rev. Dr. Emmanuel S.J. Pewa ~ Time for a Leadership that watches over […]

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Sierra Leone: Female Military Staff Play Key Roles In Combating Covid-19.

By Amin Kef Sesay….. Female military personnel in the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces, Lieutenant Matilda Mattu Moiwo has […]

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39 African Bodies Found off Coast After 2 Boats Sank.

By AFP News  Tunisia….. Rescuers found 39 bodies off  the Tunisia coast after two boats sank. Coastguards were able to […]

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Somalia: Mohamed Farmaajo’s Treasury Has Become A Black Hole.

By Michael Rubin….. The money’s end destination remains unclear.  A month after Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo’s term expired, Somalia […]

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