By John Pa Baimba Sesay, Information Attaché, Embassy of Sierra Leone, Beijing, China
Whilst lashing at the candidate that has been presented by the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) for the November 17 Presidential, Parliamentary and Local Council Elections, Dr. Kadi sesay, as having nothing to show in terms of [...]
These are indeed troubled times for our president and his APC party. These are the kind of times that no leader wants to see. But because every political party is made up of people, bad times are sure to come, just as good times are also sure to come, no matter what [...]
By our reporters.
VP Sam Sumana
Last week was a bad week for this country’s image. As the Africa Confidential publication hit the newsstands and went round the world with a damning report on the country and its fight against corruption, a news documentary on Aljazeera TV, titled Africa Investigates, gave more punches to [...]
by Theo Nicol
Last week, we did get a bashing from the foreign media. The Africa Confidential Report and the Al Jazeera documentary on Africa Investigates, attempted to make nonsense of all the development that our country is going through at the moment, particularly in our fight against corruption.
OUTLOOK With Michealla Fofana
Sierra Leone’s Vice President, Sam Sumana
The issue concerning the running mates for both the ruling and opposition parties for the 2012 elections, namely, the All Peoples Congress (APC) and the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP), seems to becoming very vexing questions with each passing day.
From all indications it [...]
By John Pa Baimba Sesay
Veep says, dictators are not needed anymore in Sierra Leone
‘I am not worried…it is the prerogative of my Boss, His Excellency the President Dr.Ernest Bai Koroma to name his running mate for the 2012 general elections…but I tell you, I have always enjoyed a good working relationship with [...]
John Baimba Sesay
By John Pa Baimba Sesay 077838457
The 2012 Presidential and Parliamentary elections are just around the corner, with the political atmosphere gaining momentum every other day and with our political elites putting strategies together on how to win those elections. As this period is getting closer, we are beginning to witness [...]