'Sierra Leone Is Owned By All of Us'
[Sierra Leone Government]His Excellency Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has said that Sierra Leone belongs every citizen. He made this statement during a courtesy call on him by a cross section of the Fullah community in the country.
Not All Sierra Leoneans Enjoy Economic Growth Benefits
[Deutsche Welle]Sierra Leone has one of the world's fastest growing economies, according to an International Monetary Fund report. But the post-civil war boom has not yet brought benefits for everyone.
Keynote Address By H.E. Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone Bintumani Hotel Aberdeen 21 May 2013
[Sierra Leone Government]Madam Chairperson,
'Short-Term Impacts or 'Quick Fixes' Can No Longer Be Tolerated'
[Sierra Leone Government]Water sanitation and hygiene (WASH) has been identified by government under pillar three of the "Agenda for Prosperity" as pivotal in promoting social growth and economic empowerment among Sierra Leoneans.
FRSC Capacity Review of Road Safety in Sierra Leone
[This Day]"This year's award was conferred on the FRSC in recognition of its remarkable achievements in raising political awareness and support for road safety, in addition to its leadership role in the formation of the West African Road Safety Organization (WARSO) and in re-awakening road safety consciousness in the African sub-region as President of the African group of the International Road Safety Organization".
As Lantern Parade Kicks Off in Makeni
[Sierra Leone Government]President Ernest Bai Koroma has said that this year's lantern parade in Makeni is first of its kind as the Heritage Foundation has decided to replicate the event all across the country.
"Magburaka Is Rising Again"
[Sierra Leone Government]His Excellency Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has confidently told the people of Magburaka that their township is on the rise.
Cameron Slams Liberia, Sierra Leone - for Lack of Transparency
[New Democrat]British Prime Minister David Cameron has condemned Liberia and Sierra Leone for the lack of transparency in the two sister countries for not allowing mineral wealth to develop them.
President Koroma Says, 'No to Teenage Pregnancy'
[Sierra Leone Government]His Excellency the President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma has on Monday 13th May 2013, joined development partners in fostering a campaign against the alarming rate of teenage pregnancy in Sierra Leone, through the unveiling of a 'National Strategy for the Reduction of Teenage Pregnancy'.
Govt Schools Tertiary Institutions On Performance Contracts
[Sierra Leone Government]A three day performance contracts development workshop for tertiary institutions has ended on Saturday 11 May, 2013 at the Jonathan & Esther Resort, along Koribondo Road, Bo.
Speech by His Excellency President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma
[Sierra Leone Government]Mr. Chairperson,
President Koroma Engages Donors On National Strategy for Teenage Pregnancy
[Sierra Leone Government]His Excellency Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has said that the issue of teenage pregnancy is very much close to his heart.
Two Journalists Detained On Press Freedom Day, Charged With Criminal Defamation
[MFWA]The Freetown Court No.3 on May 6, 2013, charged Kasho Cole and Ibrahim Samura, Managing Editor and editor respectively of privately-owned Prime Newspaper, on eight counts of offences including criminal defamation for allegedly publishing an article about Lawyer Adekule King, an employee of the National Petroleum Directorate.
'Bai Bureh Was One of Our Greatest Heroes'
[Sierra Leone Government]His Excellency, President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has said that Bai Bureh was one of Sierra Leone's greatest heroes.
Office of the President State House, Freetown Press Release
[Sierra Leone Government]It has come to the notice of Government that certain individuals are peddling rumours that His Excellency the President, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma intends to run for a third term as President of the Republic of Sierra Leone.
President Koroma Launches the MRU Conference On Energy and Gender
[Sierra Leone Government]His Excellency Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has said that women's empowerment and access to energy are two main priorities for him personally and his government as a whole.
Address by President Koroma at the Launch of the National Disaster Response Trust Fund
[Sierra Leone Government]Salutations,
President Koroma's Keynote Speech On Women's Empowerment Through Access to Energy
[Sierra Leone Government]On behalf of the people of Sierra Leone, and in my own name, I welcome you all to Sierra Leone. We feel very honored to be hosts of this seminal Mano River Union Conference on Energy and Gender. I am glad that we are focusing on Women's empowerment through access to energy.Women's Empowerment and Energy Access are two major national priorities for me and my Government. So, when in October 2012, my Special Adviser on Gender and Women' Affairs in consultation with the Minister of Energy briefed and advised t
Samba & Alhagie Bah in Freetown Marathon
[The Point]Two Gambia's long distance runners, Samba Bah and Alhagie Bah, will participate in the popular Street Child Marathon which will take place on 26 May this year in Freetown, Sierra Leone.
President Koroma Accepts Endorsement As National Chairman and Leader
[Sierra Leone Government]His Excellency Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has called on all party stalwarts and members to reach out to everyone as the APC doesn't belong to the East or the West, the North or the South.