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

Group Deploys Monitors Nationwide to Assist Ebola Survivors

[LINA] The Ebola Survivors Network Liberia (ESNL) has deployed medical monitors in the 15 counties to ensure that survivors of the deadly disease have access to “specialized care” at various health facilities.

[LINA] The Ebola Survivors Network Liberia (ESNL) has deployed medical monitors in the 15 counties to ensure that survivors of the deadly disease have access to "specialized care" at various health facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Continuing Threat of Terrorism in Africa

[ISS] The fluctuations in successfully addressing this issue were particularly apparent in Libya. The Islamic State (ISIS) seized control of Sirte in May 2015, incorporating the coastal city as a key area of its global caliphate. Nonetheless, a campaig…

[ISS] The fluctuations in successfully addressing this issue were particularly apparent in Libya. The Islamic State (ISIS) seized control of Sirte in May 2015, incorporating the coastal city as a key area of its global caliphate. Nonetheless, a campaign initiated by militias from the nearby city of Misrata in May 2016 - supported by United States air power - culminated in the liberation of Sirte this past December.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Gauteng Transport Officials Face Suspension

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -A total of 19 officials working at the Gauteng Motor Vehicle Registering Authorities (MVRA) will be suspended and face prosecution for financial irregularities.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -A total of 19 officials working at the Gauteng Motor Vehicle Registering Authorities (MVRA) will be suspended and face prosecution for financial irregularities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa