(MOFED Press Officer)
Sierra Leone was among the top-ten best economic performers in Africa between 2008 and 2012, according to the 2013 Economic Report on Africa released March 25, 2013.
With an annual gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate of 9 % Sierra Leone was number 1 followed by Ghana with 7.4% [...]
By Maddieu A. A. T. Kabbah
African Minerals Limited SL and Africell Lintel SL Ltd are among the proud sponsors of this year’s Sierra Leone Marathon which kicks off in in Makeni on 26th May.
The Sierra Leone Marathon is being held to raise funds to help street children in the country.
According to [...]
It seems the government of the West African state of Guinea may be prepared to give a big stake of its Iron Ore reserves to Chinalco after reports of falling out with Rio Tinto. Senior politicians in the country are with the view that Rio Tinto have been in Simandou for many years and have done [...]
UNDP Country Director Sierra Leone, Mr. Mohamed Abchir
By Elkass I.L. Sannoh
As the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) takes the lead in addressing climate change in Africa, Country Director Sierra Leone, Mr. Mohamed Abchir, has revealed that he wanted to invest in action oriented programs geared specifically to reduce carbon emissions and [...]
By Alpha B. Barrie
The Head of Human Resource at African Minerals SL Limited (AML), Mr. George Kojo, has revealed that the company was committed to investing in the educational sector in the country in a bid to develop talents that would be utilisedd by the company and other sectors of the country.
By Alhaji Sulaiman Kargbo
Since the setting-up of a committee to investigate the granting of a broadcast license to Africell mobile company to operate a radio station in the country, very little or nothing has been heard from that committee. Concerned Sierra Leoneans, who had fallen in love with Afri-Radio in the little spell [...]
By John Sorosr Samura
Animated Area Development Committee (AADC) recently commenced a six-day training for 90 councilors and ward committees members in the east end part of Freetown on capacity building, tax education and tax accountability among others.
The training is for ward committee members to hold their leaders responsible and raising their awareness [...]