Amnesty International condemns killing of prisoners in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 01 May 2020: As the government of Sierra Leone starts to count the cost to its image and reputation as a trusted partner for development and custodian of the country’s democratic credential’s, after the killing of eleven prisoners by armed presidential guard firing at protesting prisoners in [Read More]

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Breaking News: Sierra Leone’s former social welfare minister – Dr Sylvia Blyden arrested

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 01 May 2020: Sources close to the family of Dr  Sylvia Olayinka Blyden, who is the former social welfare minister in the Koroma led APC government, have confirmed in the last hour that Dr Blyden has been arrested by armed police officers, who arrived at her residence [Read More]


Party political recriminations over causes of the Freetown prison killings

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 01 May 2020: The political fallout between Sierra Leone’s ruling SLPP and the main opposition APC over the killing of eleven prisoners, with dozens more injured, has begun. It started yesterday when the chairlady of the ruling SLPP Women’s Wing – Fatmata  Sawaneh , spoke in an audio [Read More]