Bomb Discovered At Fourah Bay College RSLAF Says Detonation Gadgets Not Available

[Concord] Director of Public Relations in the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF), Brigadier Usman Turay, has told Concord Times that they have not detonated a bomb discovered on Fourah Bay College (FBC) campus because detonation gadgets are …

[Concord] Director of Public Relations in the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF), Brigadier Usman Turay, has told Concord Times that they have not detonated a bomb discovered on Fourah Bay College (FBC) campus because detonation gadgets are very expensive and not available for sale in Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Rival SLPP Factions Clash At Law Court Unknown ‘Protester’ Shot Womanjanuary 10, 2017

[Concord] An unknown gunman who had apparently joined scores of Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) protesters around the Law Court Building on Siaka Stevens Street in Freetown yesterday allegedly shot one Alfreda Yeama Kassay on the foot.

[Concord] An unknown gunman who had apparently joined scores of Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) protesters around the Law Court Building on Siaka Stevens Street in Freetown yesterday allegedly shot one Alfreda Yeama Kassay on the foot.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

‘Missing’ Journalist Sacked

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -The Kumasi-based broadcast journalist working for ASHH FM, who went into hiding after the December polls, has been sacked by his employer. He had gone into self-imposed hibernation, which created uneasy calm across the medi…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -The Kumasi-based broadcast journalist working for ASHH FM, who went into hiding after the December polls, has been sacked by his employer. He had gone into self-imposed hibernation, which created uneasy calm across the media landscape in the Ashanti Region and beyond.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

‘Where Is Mahama’s Team?’

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Flagstaff House, Accra -The Transition Team appointed by President Akufo-Addo, which was led by Mr Osafo Maafo, presented an interim report of their work to him yesterday, minus members of the team appointed by the immediate past M…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Flagstaff House, Accra -The Transition Team appointed by President Akufo-Addo, which was led by Mr Osafo Maafo, presented an interim report of their work to him yesterday, minus members of the team appointed by the immediate past Mahama government.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Kath to Construct U.S.$300 Million Medical Centre of Excellence

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -The Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), the biggest health facility in the northern sector of the country, is set to begin the construction of a $300 million facility, dubbed ‘Medical Centre of Excellence’, to provide fi…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -The Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), the biggest health facility in the northern sector of the country, is set to begin the construction of a $300 million facility, dubbed 'Medical Centre of Excellence', to provide first class medical service.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Losing My Father Helped Me Realise How Poor I Really Was – Social Grant Recipient With Three Distinctions

[News24Wire] When Khanyisile Mlangeni’s father died during her second term in matric in 2016, she lost her only source of transport money to get to school, which is about 45 minutes away.

[News24Wire] When Khanyisile Mlangeni's father died during her second term in matric in 2016, she lost her only source of transport money to get to school, which is about 45 minutes away.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa