Sports

Sierra Leone’s athletes in an exciting show at opening of commonwealth games yet to pick up a medal

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 02 August 2022: Dozens of athletes from Sierra Leone arrived two weeks ago in Birmingham, UK, where they will compete with top athletes from across the Commonwealth in field and track events. The young team from Sierra Leone were seen last week at the opening ceremony of [Read More]

Economy & Business

World Bank approves $315 million West Africa regional Food Systems Resilience Program

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 02 August 2022: Some additional two million people will benefit from a second phase of the West Africa regional Food Systems Resilience Program (FSRP-2) approved last Friday, 29th July 2022 by the World Bank. $315 million in International Development Association (IDA) financing FSRP-2 will support Chad, Ghana [Read More]

Politics

U.S navy warship – Coastguard Cutter (USCGC) Mohawk arrives in Freetown

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 02 August 2022: The USCGC Mohawk arrived in Freetown last weekend for a scheduled port visit. During the visit, Mohawk has received Sierra Leone government officials onboard – including vice president Juldeh Jalloh and military leaders. US naval officers will hold discussions with fishing communities about the [Read More]

Economy & Business

Work in Sierra Leone to improve resilience to emergencies in the face of climate change

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 01 August 2022: A partnership between local authorities in Freetown, Sierra Leone and Bournemouth University in UK, has led to new procedures for handling emergencies and disasters at the city’s large dumpsites and waste collection sites. Photo: Smoking landfill site in Freetown. “Fires are one of the [Read More]

Economy & Business

Kingho Mining vows to ensure transparency in disbursing Community Development Agreement Fund

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 01 August 2022: In its maiden Community Development Agreement (CDA) Steering Committee meeting held in Bumbuna, Dansogoia Chiefdom, Tonkolili District, Northern Province of Sierra Leone, the Director of Community Affairs of Leone Rock Metal Group, the parent company of Kingho Mining Company said that the company is [Read More]