NRA Nominee Tells Lawmakers – ‘I’ll Use Carrot and Stick Approach to Raise Revenue’

[Concord] The proposed Director General of the National Revenue Authority (NRA) yesterday said that the only way to generate more revenue in Sierra Leone was by using carrot and stick approach.

[Concord] The proposed Director General of the National Revenue Authority (NRA) yesterday said that the only way to generate more revenue in Sierra Leone was by using carrot and stick approach.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Health Partners Call for a Tobacco-Free Sierra Leone

[Concord] On World No Tobacco Day, the Ministry of Health and Sanitation joined WHO and partners in calling for a halt to the tobacco epidemic, asking communities, businesses, health workers and individuals to take a pledge to end tobacco use in Sierra…

[Concord] On World No Tobacco Day, the Ministry of Health and Sanitation joined WHO and partners in calling for a halt to the tobacco epidemic, asking communities, businesses, health workers and individuals to take a pledge to end tobacco use in Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Mohamed M’baqui & Co Convicted

[Concord] The High Court of Sierra Leone presided over by Justice Alusine Sesay yesterday (Monday, June 4), convicted Mohamed M’baqui and Mohamed Mansaray. The duo was charged with 28 counts, including conspiracy, fraud, false imprisonment and attempte…

[Concord] The High Court of Sierra Leone presided over by Justice Alusine Sesay yesterday (Monday, June 4), convicted Mohamed M'baqui and Mohamed Mansaray. The duo was charged with 28 counts, including conspiracy, fraud, false imprisonment and attempted murder.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Parliament Screens New SLBC DG, Ten Others

[Concord] Members of the Appointment and Public Service Commission yesterday screened the newly appointed Director General of the Sierra Leone Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC), Joseph S. Kapuwa, and ten other presidential nominees to serve in various mi…

[Concord] Members of the Appointment and Public Service Commission yesterday screened the newly appointed Director General of the Sierra Leone Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC), Joseph S. Kapuwa, and ten other presidential nominees to serve in various ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs).

VP Jalloh Breaks-Fast With Journalists

[Concord] Vice President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Dr. Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh, last Thursday joined Muslim members of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) to break-fast.

[Concord] Vice President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Dr. Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh, last Thursday joined Muslim members of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) to break-fast.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone