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News Sierra Leone » Politics: The day the mountain fell: Sierra Leone's mudslide

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/blogs/africa/2018/02/day-mountain-fell-sierra-leone-mudslide-180221122154473.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

The laws in Sierra Leone, he points out, are on the books. The institutions and ministries are there and are staffed in many cases by educated and sympathetic people who understand the issues, but corruption and lack of political will have stifled any ...

News Sierra Leone » Politics: Five issues that will dominate Sierra Leone’s election

News channel or source: https://citizen.co.za/news/news-africa/1834123/sleone-vote-politics/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Sierra Leone goes to the polls on March 7 for a general election that will select a new president, parliament and local councils. With President Ernest Bai Koroma stepping down after a decade in power marred by corruption, an Ebola outbreak and deadly ...

News Sierra Leone » Politics: 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

The United States trained psychologist is also a known critic of the ruling class and his former party, president Bai Koroma and Sierra Leone’s political elite. He is a known businessman who operates the Patriotic group of companies – insurance ...

News Sierra Leone » Politics: Liberia and Sierra Leone can achieve real women's empowerment

News channel or source: https://issafrica.org/iss-today/liberia-and-sierra-leone-can-achieve-real-womens-empowerment
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Liberia adopted its National Action Plan in 2009 and Sierra Leone in 2010. But instead of changing the underlying political, economic and social structures that disempower women, these National Action Plans focus on dealing with sexual and gender based ...

News Sierra Leone » Politics: 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

We need to learn from our errors and move on.” I am a Sierra Leonean, a member of the All People’s Congress and I will continue to support my party, follow a path towards the socio-political and economic defibrillation of our beloved country.

News Sierra Leone » Politics: Sierra Leone Voters Tune in for Rare Presidential Debate

News channel or source: https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2018-02-16/sierra-leone-voters-tune-in-for-rare-presidential-debate
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Along with Kamara, front-runners include former U.N. Under-Secretary-General Kandeh Yumkella and Julius Maada Bio, who ruled Sierra Leone at the head of a military junta in 1996. "What is lacking is the political will. I will bring in discipline ...

News Sierra Leone » Politics: 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 ... so that they don't just do things the way they want. ... Whether they have political influence, or whatever influence they can use in their operations against ...

News Sierra Leone » Politics: Sierra Leone should be the ultimate winner!

News channel or source: http://sierraexpressmedia.com/?p=83474
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

spokesperson for the Artist for Peace Sierra Leone. “We make people understand why their support and votes should not be based on tribe, region, political affiliation or any other selfish consideration but on issues. Sometimes the best leader will not ...

News Sierra Leone » Politics: Sierra Leone News: First time voters learn voting protocols

News channel or source: https://awoko.org/2018/02/22/sierra-leone-news-first-time-voters-learn-voting-protocols/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The education of first time voters is also crucial because the exuberance of first time voters could be easily manipulated by political supporters or politicians. Heal Sierra Leone on Tuesday 6 February 2018 in collaboration with NEC, educated senior high ...

News Sierra Leone » Politics: ISS Today: Liberia and Sierra Leone can achieve real women’s empowerment

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/iss-today-liberia-and-sierra-leone-can-achieve-real-womens-empowerment/ar-BBJo20w
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Liberia adopted its National Action Plan in 2009 and Sierra Leone in 2010. But instead of changing the underlying political, economic and social structures that disempower women, these National Action Plans focus on dealing with sexual and gender based ...