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News Sierra Leone » History: Sierra Leone elects new president: Profiles of top six contenders

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/21/sierra-leone-elects-new-president-the-top-six-contenders/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

History will be made either way ... have picked former foreign minister Samura Kamara as flagbearer whiles the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples’ Party (SLPP) is fielding a former military ruler Julius Maado Bio, who lost the last election to Bai ...

News Sierra Leone » History: Sierra Leone Voters Tune In for Rare Presidential Debate

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2018/02/16/world/africa/16reuters-leone-election.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

FREETOWN — Voters across Sierra Leone stayed glued to their radios and TVs deep into ... "I am happy I attended this history-making event. I did not have a candidate coming here today, but I think I now know who to vote for," said an audience member ...

News Sierra Leone » History: UK Mining Firm Accused of Rights Abuses in Sierra Leone

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/uk-mining-firm-accused-human-rights-abuses-sierra-leone/4254551.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Hearings have wrapped in Sierra Leone from claimants accusing mining company Tonkolili ... I think this is the beginning of a turning point in the history of business operations in our country." Even though this is a first step, communities are still ...

News Sierra Leone » History: Magnolia Gardens hosting an evening of culture, conversation and African food

News channel or source: https://www.journalscene.com/community-news/magnolia-gardens-hosting-an-evening-of-culture-conversation-and-african/article_717b960e-1650-11e8-a791-472323d542b7.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

“The history of African Americans is American history that should ... because colonial South Carolina has a connection with West Africa’s Rice Coast and Sierra Leone. Slave ship records show that captured West Africans were brought to Ashley Ferry ...

News Sierra Leone » History: 6 Black Composers Who Made Classical Music History

News channel or source: https://sonicscoop.com/2018/02/21/6-black-composers-made-music-history/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

This Black History Month, we hope to afford a few of these great composers ... The son of a English mother and a Creole man from Sierra Leone, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor was born in Croydon, a southern borough of London. After his father deserted the family ...

News Sierra Leone » History: Defribilating the conscience of Sierra Leone

News channel or source: http://www.thepatrioticvanguard.com/defribilating-the-conscience-of-sierra-leone
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

The 2018 Presidential Debate, the first in our country’s history, has provided enough material on the content of character of those vying to lead our country. Based on the performance of the various aspirants, I must say as a Sierra Leonean first ...

News Sierra Leone » History: Commentary: Why Wakanda matters

News channel or source: http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/opinion/commentary-why-wakanda-matters/EWWaxw6vYMpLOMjCikKhXL/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

For many, that’s a loaded word, immediately bringing to mind a legacy of abuse and exploitation and a tense history that separates nations ... s attempts in 1811 to repatriate blacks to Sierra Leone and Marcus Garvey’s back-to-Africa Black Star ...

News Sierra Leone » History: A history of NGO sex abuse accusations

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5387329/A-history-NGO-sex-abuse-accusations.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

In refugee camps in Guinea, Liberia, and to a lesser extent Sierra Leone, dozens of male aid workers, often locals, were suspected of having exchanged money or gifts for sex with young refugee girls aged between 13 and 18. "It's difficult to escape the ...

News Sierra Leone » History: 7 Black Beauty Companies That Are Making an Impact in Hollywood

News channel or source: http://www.eonline.com/news/915134/7-black-beauty-companies-that-are-making-an-impact-in-hollywood
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Between Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade's decision to only wear black designers during All Star Weekend to the release of Black Panther, it's been an exciting Black History Month ... Black Soap and Shea Butter in Sierra Leone. The beginning of her business ...

News Sierra Leone » History: Sierra Leone News: Don’t miss the 2018 Presidential Debate – tonight

News channel or source: https://awoko.org/2018/02/15/sierra-leone-news-dont-miss-the-2018-presidential-debate-tonight/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

By far, this will be the most listened to or watched event in the history of Sierra Leone. Millions of people are expected to tune in to AYV, SLBC or Star TV or on any number of radio stations including Radio Democracy, Universal and the Independent Radio ...