Politics & Law

BBC News Africa TV documentary exposes political violence, intimidation, and harassment in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 4 March 2024: The build-up to Sierra Leone’s presidential and general elections which were held in June 2023 brought the country close to widespread anarchy, chaos and instability, as the government’s security forces embarked on an orgy of violent attacks on opposition politicians and their supporters. With [Read More]

Politics & Law

NOSLINA – the leading Sierra Leone Diaspora organization sponsors graduate students at Njala University

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 3 March 2024: On the conclusion of an objective and exhaustive process, NOSLINA has selected Fibian Sundufu and Dominic Sesay to become the premiere beneficiaries of its Davies-Cole Scholarship Fund. (Photo above: The late Dr. John Oliver Davies-Cole (1956-2021.)  Until his sudden and untimely transition in August, [Read More]

Economy & Business

Sierra Leone: A nation squandering its natural wealth, clamouring for international handouts

Alpha Amadu Jalloh: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 3 March 2024: Sierra Leone, a nation richly endowed with natural resources, finds itself in a perplexing predicament. Despite being blessed with an abundance of minerals, including diamonds, rutile, bauxite, gold, iron ore, and tantalizing petroleum potential, the country languishes in poverty, reliant on [Read More]