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

Chinese Ambassador Boosts Education in Sierra Leone

[Concord] As a way of complementing President Ernest Bai Koroma’s, Recovery Priorities and Agenda for Prosperity in the education sector, the Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone, H.E Wu Peng, yesterday awarded scholarships to 15 students from Fourah Bay…

[Concord] As a way of complementing President Ernest Bai Koroma's, Recovery Priorities and Agenda for Prosperity in the education sector, the Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone, H.E Wu Peng, yesterday awarded scholarships to 15 students from Fourah Bay College, (FBC) Institute of Public Administration and Management (IPAM) and the College of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences (COMAHS) respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Sexual Penetration Accused Discharged for Want of Prosecution Witness

[Concord] Presiding Magistrate of the Freetown Ross Road Magistrates’ Court No.2, John Manso Fornah, yesterday discharged one Abubakarr Kamara, who was in court for the offence of sexual penetration, for want of prosecution witness.

[Concord] Presiding Magistrate of the Freetown Ross Road Magistrates' Court No.2, John Manso Fornah, yesterday discharged one Abubakarr Kamara, who was in court for the offence of sexual penetration, for want of prosecution witness.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Accused Committed to High Court for Fraud

[Concord] Magistrate John Manso Fornah of the Freetown Ross Road Magistrates’ court No.2, yesterday committed one Benjamin Koroma to the High court for fraudulently converting to his own use, property worth fifty million Leones (Le50M), entrusted to hi…

[Concord] Magistrate John Manso Fornah of the Freetown Ross Road Magistrates' court No.2, yesterday committed one Benjamin Koroma to the High court for fraudulently converting to his own use, property worth fifty million Leones (Le50M), entrusted to him by the complainant, Haja Sesay.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Despite World Bank’s U.S.$138 Million for 57 MW Electricity Supplywestern Area Still Struggles With 36.5 Megawatts

[Concord] Even though the World Bank Group in July 2016 approved a huge sum of one hundred and thirty-eight million United States Dollars (US$138) as support for 57 megawatts heavy fuel oil green-field thermal power plant in the Western Area, the Minis…

[Concord] Even though the World Bank Group in July 2016 approved a huge sum of one hundred and thirty-eight million United States Dollars (US$138) as support for 57 megawatts heavy fuel oil green-field thermal power plant in the Western Area, the Ministry of Energy and its utility companies-Electricity Generation and Transmission Company (EGTC) and the Electricity Distribution and Supply Authority (EDSA) are currently struggling with only 16.5 megawatts electricity supply.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Capt. Demba Baldeh Arrested

[Foroyaa] Captain Demba Baldeh of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) was arrested at his home in Farato village by three soldiers in uniform on Sunday, 15th January, 2017 between the hours 10 and 11 in the morning.

[Foroyaa] Captain Demba Baldeh of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) was arrested at his home in Farato village by three soldiers in uniform on Sunday, 15th January, 2017 between the hours 10 and 11 in the morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia