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A Tribute to “COMRADE” Ambassador Ibrahim Bakarr Kamara (Orsoya)

A Tribute to “COMRADE” Ambassador Ibrahim Bakarr Kamara (Orsoya)

By Ambassador Siray Alpha Timbo, Sierra Leone Envoy to the United Arab Emirates Yes, our “Comrade” has gone! And it’s hard to accept it. But whether he had died some …

Some Top Republicans in Congress Criticize Trump’s Refugee Policy

Some Top Republicans in Congress Criticize Trump’s Refugee Policy

By NICHOLAS FANDOS  Some top Republicans stepped up their criticism of President Trump’s newly enacted refugee policy on Sunday even as party leaders in Congress continued to show restraint. Mr. …

Angela Merkel, German Chancellor

President Trump is getting lesson on Diplomacy

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, speaking with Trump Saturday, “explained” the Geneva Refugee Convention to the new President, her spokesperson said. The pact — approved in 1951 and amended in 1967 — outlines the humanitarian need to take in refugees fleeing persecution, political or otherwise. It …

OLeg Erovinkin, served as a general in the KGB

Former KGB general who helped MI6 spy compile the Donald Trump dirty dossier who has been found dead in the back of his car

Daily Mail, UK The Kremlin may have covered up the murder of a former KGB chief accused of helping ex-MI6 spy Christopher Steele to pull together the notorious dossier on …

Honorary Consul Patrick Jackson

Dr. Alusine Jalloh and 4 others clinched 2016 community media awards in

By Sanpha Sesay, The Texas Chief The relevance of Sierra Leoneans knowledge for the challenges facing our country, Sierra Leone, was fairly accentuated by Professor Dr. Alusine Jalloh in an …

Jammeh and his wife Zineb during presidential elections

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh’s Options to stay in Office may be Shrinking.

VOA The five judges from Nigeria and Sierra Leone needed to constitute the Gambian Supreme Court did not come to Banjul for Tuesday’s scheduled hearing. The session was called to …

Alleged rape victim in Central African Republic

Urgent need to rebuild justice system as war crime suspects roam free in Central African Republic

Amnesty Individuals suspected of committing war crimes including killing and rape during the conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR) are evading investigation and arrest, and in some cases live side by side with their victims, Amnesty International said in a new report released today. …

APC-USA Dallas Chapter conducts 2016 Recognition Awards

APC-USA Dallas Chapter conducts 2016 Recognition Awards

By Sanpha Sesay, The Texas Chief In recognition and appreciation for their dedication, diligence, and selfless contributions to the APC-USA Dallas chapter, deserving members were proud to be the recipients …

Turkey Invites Sierra Leone’s Information Minister

Turkey Invites Sierra Leone’s Information Minister

 By M.B. Jalloh, Press Attaché, Saudi Arabia  Turkey’s Deputy Prime Minister has said that he will extend an invitation to Sierra Leone’s Minister of Information and Communication to pay an …

Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh lambasts ECOWAS Mediators

Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh lambasts ECOWAS Mediators

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has hit out at regional mediators urging him to step down, saying he will not be intimidated. The West African regional bloc ECOWAS had called Morning …