Economy & Business

NACE welcomes Sierra Leone’s Mines and Minerals Development Law but calls for actionable regulations to benefit communities

NACE: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 23 August 2022: The National Advocacy Coalition on Extractives (NACE), welcomes the enactment of the Mines and Minerals Development Act 2022. The new law repealed and replaced the Mines and Minerals Act, 2009, and now provides for the introduction of new and improved provisions for exploration, [Read More]

Politics & Law

Majority of Sierra Leoneans are experiencing a climate of fear of political reprisals – Op ed

Arthur E. Pearce: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 22 August 2022: The majority of Sierra Leoneans are experiencing a climate of fear of political reprisals, following the recent nationwide protest, as the government attempts to seize the initiative, and prevent further protests. People are concerned about the impact on their livelihoods, business, [Read More]

Politics & Law

President of the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists – Nasralla tells President Bio and politicians to tone down political rhetoric

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 19 August 2022: Yesterday at State House in Freetown, President Bio met the leadership of civil society organisations, the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists, and the Sierra Leone Bar Association to discuss the August 10th riot that led to the death of several people including police officers. [Read More]