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Letter to Sierra Leone’s Parliamentarians

Dear Honorable Parliamentarians: Throughout Sierra Leone’s history, each generation of leaders has had to respond to the clarion call to do what is right (...)

| September 2005 | 589 views

New SLDC Boss Appointed

Sierra Leone Diamond Company Limited ("SLDC" or the "Company") Board Appointment HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 9 /CNW/ - Sierra Leone Diamond Company (AIM : (...)

| September 2005 | 585 views

Kabbah’s Hammer: Benjamin in, Dauda Out

By Gibril Gbanabome Koroma In what many believe is ’punishment’ for betrayal, incompetence and kleptomania, president Kabbah has announced a mini (...)

| September 2005 | 729 views

Fierce Battle in Makeni

By Gibril Gbanabome Koroma Makeni, the capital of the Northern region will be the scene of one of the fiercest battles in the political history of (...)

| September 2005 | 569 views

John Leigh Blasts SLPP Aspirants

The Patriotic Vanguard recently had a blockbuster of an interview with feisty SLPP leadership aspirant John Ernest Leigh in which he described his (...)

| August 2005 | 638 views

"ICRC Are Not Rebels"----TRC

In the heated battles to restore the deposed Kabbah government in 1998, a lot of accusations and allegations were flying back and forth in and out of the (...)

| August 2005 | 559 views

Concern Mounts Over Freetown’s Garbage

The problem of waste disposal in Freetown, the Sierra Leonean capital and the rest of the country is one of the apparently insurmountable problems faced by (...)

| August 2005 | 662 views

"Our Struggles Are Not Yet Over-"---- Students

On May 25, 1997 the democratically elected government of president Ahmad Tejan Kabbah of Sierra Leone was overthrown by a military junta led by Major (...)

| August 2005 | 652 views

"Special Court is Not Broke"---Andersen

The Deputy Chief of Press and Public Affairs of the Special Court for Sierra Leone, Peter Andersen, was recently interviewed by Vanguard editor Gibril (...)

| August 2005 | 604 views