News in Perspective

Ban Ki-moon hosts Kandeh Yumkella at a farewell luncheon

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 2 August 2015 United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and wife – Madam Yoo (Ban) Soon-taek, last week hosted a farewell luncheon for Dr. and Mrs. Kandeh Yumkella in New York, to show their appreciation for his outstanding services to the United Nations. Yumkella, whose tenure of office [Read More]


President Koroma extends Anti-Corruption Commissioner’s contract for another five years

John Baimba Sesay Sierra Leone Telegraph: 2 August 2015 In 2007, President Ernest Koroma came to power with a determined mindset to fight corruption. He then went on to enact one of the tightest Anti-corruption laws in the sub- region – the Anti-Corruption Act of 2008. (Photo: Joseph Kamara). This [Read More]