Politics & Law

Elephant in the room: Need for urgent adherence to transparent electoral processes in Sierra Leone

Sylvanus Fornah Koroma (what a man!): Sierra Leone Telegraph: 15 April 2024: In Sierra Leone’s current political landscape, the presence of a proverbial “elephant in the room” cannot be ignored. This figurative elephant represents the critical issue of the persistent refusal of the country’s electoral commission to publish the results [Read More]

Economy & Business

Africa’s Agrifood Entrepreneurs Called to Action – Applications Open for the US$100,000

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 11 April 2024: The 2024 GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize Competition invites agrifood entrepreneurs from across Africa to showcase their startup business ventures. Judges will be looking for innovative founders and co-founders aged 18-35 with the vision to establish sustainable scalable businesses, drive resilience, increase food security, and create [Read More]

Economy & Business

Rwanda’s Success in Accelerating Universal Electricity Access – Lessons For Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 11 April 2024: In just 15 years, Rwanda has increased its electricity access to 75% from 6% in 2009. This took government ownership, leadership, and commitment, partnership with the private sector, funding from development partners, and dedicated structure and institutional strengthening. Photo above: Rwanda aims to become [Read More]