The Julius Maada Bio rresidency and the people’s expectation-free education

[Concord] After a heavy political battle, the people of Sierra Leone have spoken. They have elected Retired Brigadier Julius Maada Bio to steer the ship of the country for the next five years. From the day he was sworn in as President of the Republic o…

[Concord] After a heavy political battle, the people of Sierra Leone have spoken. They have elected Retired Brigadier Julius Maada Bio to steer the ship of the country for the next five years. From the day he was sworn in as President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, President Bio had entered into a bond with the entire citizenry-a social contract upon which he would rest his presidency. While in opposition, President Bio was at liberty to say whatever he wanted -including promising the nation of a better and bright

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

CHRDI Slams Political Intimidation, Violence

[Concord] Campaign for Human Rights and Development International (CHRDI) has strongly slammed the rising spate of political violence and intimidation in the country before and after the just concluded general elections.

[Concord] Campaign for Human Rights and Development International (CHRDI) has strongly slammed the rising spate of political violence and intimidation in the country before and after the just concluded general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

NCD Condemns All Forms of Post-Election Violence in Sierra Leone

[Concord] National Commission for Democracy (NCD) has in a press statement issued on Friday, April 6, condemned all forms of post-election violence in the country.

[Concord] National Commission for Democracy (NCD) has in a press statement issued on Friday, April 6, condemned all forms of post-election violence in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

KailahuN – The General Mood Was One of a People in Great Pain

[Concord] De Monk -There’s now a loose saying among Sierra Leoneans that any menace that starts in Kailahun District, Eastern Sierra Leone, will definitely spread across every region of the country.

[Concord] De Monk -There's now a loose saying among Sierra Leoneans that any menace that starts in Kailahun District, Eastern Sierra Leone, will definitely spread across every region of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

UBA Launches Mobile Banking APP

[Concord] The United Bank for Africa -UBA Sierra Leone- yesterday, April 9th officially launched their mobile banking application to ensure easy, safe and quality banking for their customers in the country.

[Concord] The United Bank for Africa -UBA Sierra Leone- yesterday, April 9th officially launched their mobile banking application to ensure easy, safe and quality banking for their customers in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

CARL Urges President Bio to Investigate Financial Mismanagement, Human Rights Violation

[Concord] Executive Director of the Centre for Accountability and Rule of Law, Ibrahim Tommy Esq., has in an open letter urged President Retired Brigadier Julius Maada Bio that his administration should prioritize accountability for alleged financial a…

[Concord] Executive Director of the Centre for Accountability and Rule of Law, Ibrahim Tommy Esq., has in an open letter urged President Retired Brigadier Julius Maada Bio that his administration should prioritize accountability for alleged financial and economic crimes under the previous administration as well as for those human rights violations that occurred immediately before and after the 2018 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Ruling Party’s Phiri Dismisses Chilima-for-President Crusade

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika’s long time confidant Ben Phiri says he is now back in front line politics, immediately ruling out the possibility of Mutharika giving way for Vice President Saulos Chilima as Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) p…

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika's long time confidant Ben Phiri says he is now back in front line politics, immediately ruling out the possibility of Mutharika giving way for Vice President Saulos Chilima as Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Violence Breaks Out As Low Turn Up Characterises By-Election

[Nyasa Times] The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) youths on Tuesday descended on the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) supporters who came to vote at Milonde Ward in Mulanje South East Constituency where a by-election has taken place.

[Nyasa Times] The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) youths on Tuesday descended on the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) supporters who came to vote at Milonde Ward in Mulanje South East Constituency where a by-election has taken place.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi