Artists Abandon D.J Cleff’s Murder Trial

[Concord] The solidarity that was initially exhibited by artists of Sierra Leone for the death of their colleague, David Sydney Buckle, alias ‘DJ Clef’, who was allegedly murdered in May last year and dumped around Murray town, has seriously dwindled w…

[Concord] The solidarity that was initially exhibited by artists of Sierra Leone for the death of their colleague, David Sydney Buckle, alias 'DJ Clef', who was allegedly murdered in May last year and dumped around Murray town, has seriously dwindled with none of them now being present at the ongoing trial in the High Court before Justice Alusine Sesay.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Youth Commission Organizes National School Debate

[Concord] The National Youth Commission (NAYCOM) with support from Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) yesterday at the Mitta Conference Centre in Freetown,launched a three-day national school debate for schools in Moyamba, Kenema, and West…

[Concord] The National Youth Commission (NAYCOM) with support from Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) yesterday at the Mitta Conference Centre in Freetown,launched a three-day national school debate for schools in Moyamba, Kenema, and Western area rural and urban.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Defense Closes Case in Francis Haffner’s Murder Trial

[Concord] Defense lawyer C. Blake of the Legal Aid Board representing the eight police officers that are standing trial in the High Court of Sierra Leone with the offence of Manslaughter, has yesterday closed the defense’s case after leading their last…

[Concord] Defense lawyer C. Blake of the Legal Aid Board representing the eight police officers that are standing trial in the High Court of Sierra Leone with the offence of Manslaughter, has yesterday closed the defense's case after leading their last witness.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Human Rights Requires All Inclusion – Attorney General

[Daily Observer] The Attorney General and Minister of Justice, has stated that the issue of human rights is not only a governmental affair, saying it’s an all inclusion requiring everyone’s involvement.

[Daily Observer] The Attorney General and Minister of Justice, has stated that the issue of human rights is not only a governmental affair, saying it's an all inclusion requiring everyone's involvement.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Nigeria to Establish U.S.$25 Billion Infrastructure Development Fund

[Premium Times] Nigeria will establish a $25 billion Infrastructure Development Fund to finance projects in the country, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo-Udoma, has said.

[Premium Times] Nigeria will establish a $25 billion Infrastructure Development Fund to finance projects in the country, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo-Udoma, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Executive Mansion Responds to Deputy Speaker.

[Liberia Govt] Thursday, August 18, 2016: The Executive Mansion has responded to a communication dated August 11, 2016 from Dep. Speaker Hans Barchue with an attached Resolution taken by Majority of the House of Representatives.

[Liberia Govt] Thursday, August 18, 2016: The Executive Mansion has responded to a communication dated August 11, 2016 from Dep. Speaker Hans Barchue with an attached Resolution taken by Majority of the House of Representatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

This Kind of Extortion Is Very Ghanaian

[Ghana Star] The Ghanaian founders of the charity organization called Child Malnutrition Foundation (CMF) may undoubtedly have felt utterly embarrassed by the wrong-headed decision by some of the staff members of St. Joseph’s Hospital in Koforidua, the…

[Ghana Star] The Ghanaian founders of the charity organization called Child Malnutrition Foundation (CMF) may undoubtedly have felt utterly embarrassed by the wrong-headed decision by some of the staff members of St. Joseph's Hospital in Koforidua, the Eastern Regional Capital, to take undue advantage of some vulnerable patients in need of knee- and hip-replacement surgical procedures. But I was not the least bit flabbergasted by this patently undignified behavior of the hospital's staff and the very bad reflection it

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana