Economy & Business

Sierra Leone’s Black Johnson Chinese fishmeal factory deal exposed – Op ed

James Fallah-Williams: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 04 June 2021: Sierra Leone government’s advanced plan to build a $55m Chinese-funded fishmeal processing factory on Black Johnson estuary in Freetown will deliver a catastrophic blow to the quest for national food security, devastate pristine fish-breeding sites and destroy the already humbled artisanal fishing [Read More]

Economy & Business

Germany’s Development Ministry launches start-up support program for Kenyan entrepreneurs

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 3 June 2021: Germany’s  Federal Development Ministry (BMZ) has launched its DeveloPPP Ventures that aims to empower local Kenayn start-ups by providing grant support of up to €100,000 for each qualifying entrepreneur. The programme is being delivered through  a match funding model, whereby DEG – Deutsche Investitions- [Read More]

Politics & Law

ACC charges Executive Director of Sierra Leone Maritime Administration for corruption offences

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 01 June 2021: Sierra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday said it has filed corruption indictment against Paul Sobba Massaquoi, Executive Director of the Sierra Leone Maritime Administration (SLMA); Peter Joseph Menjor, Acting Director of Procurement, SLMA; Fodie U.K Dabor, the Acting Director of Finance, SLMA; Hartwell Williams, [Read More]