By Abubakarr Kamara
The Sierra Leone government, in its Agenda for Prosperity document stated that it has made huge successes in its first five years in office under the Agenda for Change noting among other things that: “Capital investments including the building of hundreds of schools across the country; recurrent investments have improved teacher’s [...]
By Desmond Jones
The outreach coordinator at the office of the government’s spokes man, Mr. Abdulia Baraytay, has in his capacity as a onetime Secretary General of the National Union of Sierra Leone Students, NUSS, launched the Speak English Campaign at Fourah Bay College, FBC.
Speaking at the launching ceremony, Mr. Baraytay said English [...]
The Attitudinal and Behavioural Change (ABC) Secretariat has officially launched the ‘Agent of Change Pilot Project’ in Makeni during a two day pilot project workshop for pupils in four secondary schools in Makeni.
The workshop, held at the Midwifery School in Makeni, was focused on the theme “your altitude depends on your attitude and [...]
By John Koroma
The Executive Director of Defence For Children, Mr Abdul Manaff Kemokai, said children are worth investing and are the best NASSIT for future security.
He made this statement at a press conference held at the British Council Hall yesterday while highlighting challenges faced by children in the country.
“Government should [...]
On 23 and 25 November, London Mining awarded 954 scholarships, worth total of over US$ 40,000, to primary and junior secondary students in their operating communities of Marampa and Maforki in the Port Loko District.
The Company also donated exercise books, school bags and mathematical sets to primary and junior secondary students in neighbouring [...]
By John Koroma
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Alhaji Usman Boie Kamara, while signing the declaration of cooperation between his Ministry and the Chamber of Commerce, appealed to all Sierra Leoneans to be steadfast and be committed to education.
He said Sierra Leoneans should strive to learn professional trades to meet the requirements [...]
By Abdul Karim Kanu
Parliament has ratified the African Youth Charter (AYC) on Tuesday 26th November 2013, after it was presented to Parliament by the Minister of Youth Affairs, Mr. Alimamy Kamara, who was accompanied by representatives of youth organizations.
The age for youths, according to the AYC, is within the age bracket of [...]