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Mrs. Agnes Diminga Adina Banjoko Labor laid to rest today

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 13 January 2022: The funeral service for the Late Mrs. Agnes Diminga Adina Banjoko Labor (Member of the order of the Rokel, Sierra Leone), aged 96, who passed on in Wakefield England on the 14th December 2021 will take place today, Thursday 13th January 2022 at the [Read More]

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Sierra Leone’s first female MP representing Western Area – Mrs Agnes Labor passed away aged 96

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 08 January 2022: The funeral service of the late Mrs. Agnes Diminga Adina Bamjoko Labor, who sadly passed away on 14th December 2021 in Wakefield, UK, will take place on Thursday 13th January 2022, at the Parkside Methodist Church, Leeds Road, Wakefield WF 1 2PN at 12.30pm. [Read More]

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South Africa’s anti-apartheid and human rights campaigner – Desmond Tutu has died aged 90

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 27 December 2021: Archbishop Desmond Tutu, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate and veteran of South Africa’s struggle against apartheid died yesterday Sunday, aged 90 after a long battle with prostate cancer. Tutu won the Nobel prize in 1984 in recognition of his non-violent opposition to white minority [Read More]

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The late Dalphon Arthur Lusack will be laid to rest in Manchester on 15th October 2021

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 2 October 2021: The funeral service of the late Mr. Dalphon (Dal) Arthur Lusack Esq, who sadly passed away in Manchester, UK on the 27th of  August 2021, will take place in Manchester, UK on Friday 15th October 2021. Dalphon (Dal) Arthur Lusack is survived by his [Read More]

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Dalphon (Dal) Arthur Lusack has sadly passed away in Manchester UK

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 28 August 2021: It is with deep sadness that the Sierra Leone Telegraph reports the loss of Mr. Dalphon (Dal) Arthur Lusack Esq, who sadly passed away in Manchester, UK yesterday 27 August 2021, after a short illness, aged 75. Dalphon (Dal) Arthur Lusack is survived by [Read More]

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Archimedes Faulkner (1954 – 2021) – gone too soon but not forgotten

Kayode Robin Coker: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 3 August 2021: “Bra Aki” as we called him was a member of the first Krio Descendants Union (KDU) Chapter in the diaspora (Texas) and past Chairman of KDU Global. I knew him as my senior schoolmate at the Prince of Wales School, Freetown [Read More]

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Sierra Leonean singer Diamond Cherry passes away in The Gambia

Lans Omar (40 Acres Media Canada): Sierra Leone Telegraph: 01 August 2021: Sierra Leonean singer, Mariam Sankoh Lamin aka “Diamond Cherry” (Photo) passed away last Wednesday July 21, 2021 in The Gambia, after a long battle with illness, family sources have confirmed with 40 Acres media in Canada. Diamond Cherry [Read More]

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Sierra Leone opposition APC UK and Ireland Branch has lost its Vice Chairman Abes Kamara

Salma Neneh Bah, APC UK/Ireland Branch: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 8 July 2021: Good evening my esteemed and honourable comrades of the mighty APC UK/I Branch, Friends of Abes, FOZSB, Friends of APC, Executive Women United and Sympathisers. As the Substantive post holder as APC Welfare Officer and in liaison with [Read More]

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The late Mrs. Sylvia Editha Jolliminah Blyden is laid to rest today

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 7 July 2021: Yesterday, the late Mrs. Sylvia Editha Jolliminah Blyden received a memorable civic laying out of her mortal remains with a full civic honours by the government of Sierra Leone, through the Western Area Rural District Council, in Gloucester, Freetown. The band of the Methodist [Read More]