By Ishmail Dumbuya
Environmental issues and concerns are fast attracting global attention these days while the Ministry of Lands, Country Planning and the Environment under the leadership of Allieu Pat Sowe is increasingly proving to [...]
National Climate Change Secretariat to be established
By Bampia Bundu
Executive Chairperson EPA-SL Madam Jatou Jallow
The Government of Sierra Leone via the Environment Protection Agency Sierra Leone (EPA-SL) in the Office of the President, has signed a financing agreement with the European Union (EU) for the implementation of a [...]
By Zainab Kanu
The Radiation Protection Board of the Ministry of Energy and Water Resources is presently training some members of the security sector in the country on the use of radiation detective equipment for frontline officers at the Hill Valley Hotel in Freetown.
During the open ceremony the Minister of Energy and Water [...]
News Release, Freetown, October 24 2011: Task team leader of the Bumbuna Hydroelectric Environmental and social Management project, Waqar Haider, has disclosed that the Bumbuna Dam, recently assessed by a Dam Safety Review Panel, has been found to be safe and compliant with international best practice and standards.
(With Michaela Fofanah)
Normally when it’s time to talk about the cleaning of the city, the first thing that comes to one’s mind is what Freetown City Council is doing.
Well we all know that Freetown City Council is the main outfit responsible for cleaning and beautifying the city.
To be fair enough, Freetown [...]
By Bampia Bundu
In collaboration with local communities and the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Sierra Rutile recently harvested over 38,000 tilapia fish from its breeding farm for the restocking of mined-out dredged ponds.
The 2,000 square-metre aquaculture project was developed by the company as part of its long-term commitment to support [...]