2017 Humanitarian Actions – Cerac’s Diplomatic Wing Sets Pace

[Cameroon Tribune] In true expression of the love of God, Spouses of and members of the diplomatic corps in Cameroon, who are also part of the Circle of Friends of Cameroon (CERAC) yesterday, January 25, 2017, joined their force to that of their Foundi…

[Cameroon Tribune] In true expression of the love of God, Spouses of and members of the diplomatic corps in Cameroon, who are also part of the Circle of Friends of Cameroon (CERAC) yesterday, January 25, 2017, joined their force to that of their Founding President, Mrs Chantal Biya, to help those in need. At the esplanade of the Yaounde IV Council, situated at the Ekounou neighbourhood, the wives of Ambassadors and Heads of Diplomatic missions in Cameroon, spent close to three hours, distributing gifts to some 280 children i

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

10,000 Pupils, 500 Teachers to Benefit From EU Supported Project

[Concord] In a bid to achieve universal primary education by strengthening education system management in Bonthe district, the European Union (EU) has provided support to the Bonthe District Council in the tune of five hundred and ninety-four thousand,…

[Concord] In a bid to achieve universal primary education by strengthening education system management in Bonthe district, the European Union (EU) has provided support to the Bonthe District Council in the tune of five hundred and ninety-four thousand, two hundred and nineteen Euro (?594, 219), which would benefit 10,000 pupils and 500 teachers.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Ogi Urges Citizens to Report Issues On Waste Management

[Concord] As part of their social accountability measures in making government institutions accountable to the people, the Open Government Initiative (OGI) is asking Sierra Leoneans to weigh their views on services provided by various government instit…

[Concord] As part of their social accountability measures in making government institutions accountable to the people, the Open Government Initiative (OGI) is asking Sierra Leoneans to weigh their views on services provided by various government institutions including the Freetown City Council regarding waste management, street littering among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Alleged Cocaine Dealer Remanded

[Concord] One Joseph Kargbo, an alleged cocaine dealer, was yesterday remanded at the Pademba Road Male Correctional Centre by Principal Magistrate of the Freetown Magistrates’ Court No.1, Dr. Abou Bhkarr Binneh Kamara, after he was arrested and arraig…

[Concord] One Joseph Kargbo, an alleged cocaine dealer, was yesterday remanded at the Pademba Road Male Correctional Centre by Principal Magistrate of the Freetown Magistrates' Court No.1, Dr. Abou Bhkarr Binneh Kamara, after he was arrested and arraigned for allegedly being found selling dangerous drugs, to wit cocaine.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

AMR Gold Recognised for Leading Community Development

[Concord] A leading exploration company in Sierra Leone, AMR Gold Company has been recognized for their exemplary contribution in boosting community development and providing job opportunities to young Sierra Leonean graduates.

[Concord] A leading exploration company in Sierra Leone, AMR Gold Company has been recognized for their exemplary contribution in boosting community development and providing job opportunities to young Sierra Leonean graduates.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

NCP Gets New Chair

[Concord] Parliament yesterday approved the appointment by President Ernest Bai Koroma of Lawyer Sulaiman Kabba Koroma and four others nominated by various professional interests to serve on different boards of commissions.

[Concord] Parliament yesterday approved the appointment by President Ernest Bai Koroma of Lawyer Sulaiman Kabba Koroma and four others nominated by various professional interests to serve on different boards of commissions.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

My President, Please Protect Children’s Right to Safe and Meaningful Participation in Sierra Leone

[Concord] Over 16 years ago, I led a group of children to the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs to ask for their support in setting up what we called then our own “children’s parliament”. We wanted a national children’s organisa…

[Concord] Over 16 years ago, I led a group of children to the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children's Affairs to ask for their support in setting up what we called then our own "children's parliament". We wanted a national children's organisation to give a strong and bold voice to children across the country. Besides, we reasoned that if children could be used as destructive agents of war, we could also be constructive agents for our country's peace and prosperity and exercising our rights was the surest w

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

President Sirleaf Signs Book of Condolence for Former Chairperson of the Council of State – Mrs. Ruth Sando Fahnbulleh Perry.

[Liberia Govt] President Sirleaf on Thursday, January 26, 2017 led an array of senior government officials, members of the Diplomatic and Consular Corps and heads of international institutions including the Special Representative of the United Nations …

[Liberia Govt] President Sirleaf on Thursday, January 26, 2017 led an array of senior government officials, members of the Diplomatic and Consular Corps and heads of international institutions including the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General to sign the Book of Condolence for the late Mrs. Ruth Sando Fahnbulleh Perry, former Chairperson of the Council of State, National Transitional Government of the Republic of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia