Female Presidential Candidate Rocks Western Rural District

[Concord] Residents of Kalitown community in outskirt of Freetown over the weekend met with the sole female presidential candidate of the Unity Party, Madam Femi Claudius-Cole, and pledged their support to her ahead of the 2018 elections.

[Concord] Residents of Kalitown community in outskirt of Freetown over the weekend met with the sole female presidential candidate of the Unity Party, Madam Femi Claudius-Cole, and pledged their support to her ahead of the 2018 elections.

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SLPP Mayoral Aspirant Vows to Transform Freetown

[Concord] Mayoral aspirant for Freetown City Council (FCC) under the ticket of the main opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP), Raymond de’Souza George, has vowed to improve the status of Freetown if he is awarded the symbol to contest and subse…

[Concord] Mayoral aspirant for Freetown City Council (FCC) under the ticket of the main opposition Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP), Raymond de'Souza George, has vowed to improve the status of Freetown if he is awarded the symbol to contest and subsequently wins the 2018 local council election.

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Absence of PS Stalls Hearing for Social Welfare Ministry

[Concord] The Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affair, Madam Rakie Macarthy, yesterday failed to appear before parliament to explain why the Public Expenditure Tracking (PET) fund was not released by her…

[Concord] The Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children's Affair, Madam Rakie Macarthy, yesterday failed to appear before parliament to explain why the Public Expenditure Tracking (PET) fund was not released by her ministry for the year 2017.

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UBA Puts Aside Le10m for Savings Promo Winner

[Concord] One of the leading financial institutions in Africa, United Bank for Africa Sierra Leone (UBA-SL), yesterday launched a savings promo with the aim of encouraging a culture of savings among Sierra Leoneans.

[Concord] One of the leading financial institutions in Africa, United Bank for Africa Sierra Leone (UBA-SL), yesterday launched a savings promo with the aim of encouraging a culture of savings among Sierra Leoneans.

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SLPP Spokesman Remanded

[Concord] National Publicity Secretary of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP), Lahai Lawrence Leema, yesterday spent the night at the Male Correction Centre in Freetown after he was refused bail on his maiden appearance in court on se…

[Concord] National Publicity Secretary of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP), Lahai Lawrence Leema, yesterday spent the night at the Male Correction Centre in Freetown after he was refused bail on his maiden appearance in court on seven count charges.

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Woman, 44, Remanded for Sexually Abusing Teenage Boy

[Concord] Forty-four year old Adama Sesay was yesterday remanded at the Female Correctional Centre by Magistrate Abdul Sherriff, presiding at the Siaka Steven Street Magistrates’ Court No.7.

[Concord] Forty-four year old Adama Sesay was yesterday remanded at the Female Correctional Centre by Magistrate Abdul Sherriff, presiding at the Siaka Steven Street Magistrates' Court No.7.

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Govt to Develop Regulation for Compulsory Assets Declaration

[Concord] Deputy Commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has disclosed that they are in the process of developing a regulation that will force senior public officials to declare their assets, income and liabilities.

[Concord] Deputy Commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has disclosed that they are in the process of developing a regulation that will force senior public officials to declare their assets, income and liabilities.

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Local Govt. Minister Pledges to Strengthen Decentralisation Process

[Concord] Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Maya Kai Kai, has pledged to strengthen government’s commitment to decentralisation at the grassroots level in Sierra Leone.

[Concord] Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Maya Kai Kai, has pledged to strengthen government's commitment to decentralisation at the grassroots level in Sierra Leone.

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Stakeholders Discuss Legislations On Maritime Administration

[Concord] To ensure safety of Sierra Leoneans at sea, the Sierra Leone Maritime Administration (SLMA) is hosting a workshop in Freetown in collaboration with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to discuss ways of improving maritime legislations.

[Concord] To ensure safety of Sierra Leoneans at sea, the Sierra Leone Maritime Administration (SLMA) is hosting a workshop in Freetown in collaboration with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to discuss ways of improving maritime legislations.

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