In Focus

The power of a young African woman

Dennis Kabatto 4 March 2012 To say, American-born, New Jersey based Nigerian – Yetunde A. Odugbesan is ambitious and  described as an overachiever, would be a vast understatement. She has been awarded with the prestigious Thomas H. Kean Outstanding Alumni Award, in recognition of her continued support and contributions made to [Read More]

News in Perspective

Freedom of Information: Is president Koroma hiding behind the cloak of parliament?

3 April 2012 The government of Sierra Leone should urgently pass the pending Freedom of Information Bill (FOI), the Freedom of Information Coalition Sierra Leone (FOICSL), Human Rights Watch, and Amnesty International said yesterday. “Information is essential to ensuring transparency and accountability” The legislation would allow members of the public [Read More]