Minister of Education, Dr. Minkailu Mansaray
Impeccable sources close to the Ministry of Education have intimated AYV that the Minister of Education, Dr. Minkailu Bah, for whatever reason(s) has about five official government vehicles parked at his residence at Korthright whilst senior officials of the Ministry go without official vehicles. Continue reading Investigate Education Minister
Sierra Leoneans in London have, last Saturday, reportedly assembled at No. 10 Downing Street to peacefully protest against what has been widely described as an unpopular decision by the President, His Excellency, Dr Ernest Bai Koroma – the alleged unconstitutional sacking of the former Vice President, Alhaji Samuel Sam Sumana. Continue reading Sierra Leoneans In London Demo
By Khalilu Sillah
The Secretary General of the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) Sulaiman Banja Tejan Sie has called on His Excellency the President, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma to reverse his decision of removing Alhaji Samuel Sam Sumana from his position as Vice President of the Republic of Sierra Leone.
According to the SLPP scribe, several past leaders of Sierra Leone had taken decisions that have been reversed because those decisions were not in the interest of the majority of Sierra Leoneans. He pleaded with President Koroma to reverse his decision as according to him many Sierra Leoneans are not in favor of such decision. Continue reading SLPP Pleads With President Koroma
BY Idrissa Computer Kanu
Residents within the Rokupa and Portee communities in the eastern part of Freetown have raised serious concerns over what they described as the acute water crisis the two communities are facing. “Young boys and girls wake up as early as 4 am to search for water as a result of inadequate pipe borne water facility in those communities,” a resident of portee, Musu Conteh informed AYV. Continue reading Water Crisis Rocks Portee, Rokupa Communities
By Princetta Williams
The Chairman of the Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone, Commissioner Brima Sheriff has said that the Commission is impressed with the compliance of the general public during the three days sit-at-home.
Speaking to AYV, Commissioner Sheriff maintained that the commission embarked on monitoring exercise in ensuring that the rights of people were protected. Continue reading HRCSL Chief Impressed With The Public
Welthungerhilfe (WHH) in collaboration with the World Food Programme (WFP) has successfully distributed rice and oil to thousands of vulnerable people affected by the three days lockdown; a campaign initiated for a zero ebola case in Sierra Leone.
The food supply targeted extremely vulnerable people in deprived communities within the Western Area that cannot afford a square meal a day. Continue reading WFP & WHH feeds thousands of vulnerable people
By Alpha P. Conteh
By definition, a police force is a specialized branch of government responsible for maintaining law and order and enforcing the laws to ensure equal justice. A police force is bound by law to prevent and stamp out crimes and to protect life and property by enforcing correct behavior as laid down by the law as well as by the culture. Thus more than any other entity, a police force should be as fair in the application of the laws of the state and should at all times stand tall above acts of harassment, extortion and graft. This is what makes up a truly professional police force in any civilized society. Continue reading Guest Writer:- The Sierra Leone Police Force Gotten Rotten Corrupt
By Kalilu Sillah
The Deputy Chairman and Leader of Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) Dr. Prince Harding has disclosed that the party has called on its Members of Parliament to start work on the possibility of commencing an impeachment proceedings against the President for violation of the 1991 Constitution pursuant to Section 51 of the country’s Constitution.
According the Dr. Harding, the decision by President Koroma to sack Alhaji Samuel Sam Sumana as Vice President of Sierra Leone is a disruption of the constitutional order and that that decision has a direct bearing on the survival of the state. Continue reading Impeach The President? Dr. Prince Harding Spits Fire