Govt Takes Fresh Samples From Masaka Avian Flu Affected Areas

[Monitor] Masaka -Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries has deployed experts to carry out further detailed investigations into Avian Influenza infection cases that were reported in Masaka District.

[Monitor] Masaka -Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries has deployed experts to carry out further detailed investigations into Avian Influenza infection cases that were reported in Masaka District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why the World Needs to Act Urgently

[The Conversation Africa] The international community is focused on defeating ISIS, dealing with the Syrian conflict and the refugee crisis on their doorsteps as well as home grown terrorism. But, now more than ever, it needs to be actively engaged in …

[The Conversation Africa] The international community is focused on defeating ISIS, dealing with the Syrian conflict and the refugee crisis on their doorsteps as well as home grown terrorism. But, now more than ever, it needs to be actively engaged in South Sudan or the situation could rapidly deteriorate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

High Stakes As Region Prepares Military Action

[The Conversation Africa] In further escalation of the post-election crisis in The Gambia, President Yahya Jammeh declared a state of emergency just a day before his official mandate was due to come to an end. The announcement followed reports that a N…

[The Conversation Africa] In further escalation of the post-election crisis in The Gambia, President Yahya Jammeh declared a state of emergency just a day before his official mandate was due to come to an end. The announcement followed reports that a Nigerian warship was deployed off the Gambian coast while a regional military force was being assembled in neighbouring Senegal for possible military intervention.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

SLPP MP Laments Lapses in Health, Education and Energy Sectors

[Concord] SLPP Member of Parliament from the Kenema district, Hon. Kai-Samba, has observed that there were several challenges in the health, education, and energy and water sectors respectively.

[Concord] SLPP Member of Parliament from the Kenema district, Hon. Kai-Samba, has observed that there were several challenges in the health, education, and energy and water sectors respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Agnes Mansaray Sets New School Records in U.S.A

[Concord] Agnes Mansaray is set for greater achievements and some scintillating performances in 2017 as she followed her stellar output in the Half Marathon back in the Fall with a new school record for her College in the 1000M (One Thousand Meters) event, as she destroyed the record while taking part at the University of Iowa Hawkeye Invitational Indoor Track & Field Meet.

[Concord] Agnes Mansaray is set for greater achievements and some scintillating performances in 2017 as she followed her stellar output in the Half Marathon back in the Fall with a new school record for her College in the 1000M (One Thousand Meters) event, as she destroyed the record while taking part at the University of Iowa Hawkeye Invitational Indoor Track & Field Meet.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

SLFA Confirms Hosting Extra-Ordinary Congress

[Concord] Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) secretariat, has yesterday confirmed that the Association would be hosting its extra-ordinary congress come February, 2017 exactly 21 months after the last congress ended abruptly in Makeni.

[Concord] Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) secretariat, has yesterday confirmed that the Association would be hosting its extra-ordinary congress come February, 2017 exactly 21 months after the last congress ended abruptly in Makeni.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Four Teams to Battle Swasal-North Title

[Concord] Four teams; Wusum Stars FC, Allan Thababan FC, Area Best FC, and Ocean Boys FC will battle for this year’s Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone (SWASAL) Northern Regional branch fund-raising gala in Makeni.

[Concord] Four teams; Wusum Stars FC, Allan Thababan FC, Area Best FC, and Ocean Boys FC will battle for this year's Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone (SWASAL) Northern Regional branch fund-raising gala in Makeni.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Self – Assessment Underway At BSL

[Concord] Consistent with the commitment of the Governor of the Bank of Sierra Leone, Dr Kaifala Marah, to build a modern and efficient central bank, the Bank of Sierra Leone has adopted a Self-Assessment Tool-kit as a bank wide service appraisal mecha…

[Concord] Consistent with the commitment of the Governor of the Bank of Sierra Leone, Dr Kaifala Marah, to build a modern and efficient central bank, the Bank of Sierra Leone has adopted a Self-Assessment Tool-kit as a bank wide service appraisal mechanism.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

As Court Rules On the SLPP Matter Todaypujehun, Bo, Kailahun Endorsed Maada Bio

[Concord] Justice Babatunde Edwards will today rule on a supplemental affidavit presented by the lead counsel for the plaintiffs/applicants, Lawyer Sulamian Bajan Tejan-Sie for the national delegates convention of the Sierra Leones Peoples Party (SLPP)…

[Concord] Justice Babatunde Edwards will today rule on a supplemental affidavit presented by the lead counsel for the plaintiffs/applicants, Lawyer Sulamian Bajan Tejan-Sie for the national delegates convention of the Sierra Leones Peoples Party (SLPP) to be delayed to an uncertain time restraining another faction from going ahead with the February 24-26 event in Kenema, eastern Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone