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NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
President Koroma's Speech at the Launch of the Free Health Care Programme for Pregnant Women, Lactating Mothers and Children under five in Sierra Leone
Let us secure the future of our nation by securing the lives of children; let us guarantee the happiness of our families by making pregnancy and motherhood moments of joy and hope. Let us commit ourselves to the success of this initiative and make it a testament of our collective aspiration for a better, healthier and happier nation. Ladies and gentlemen, it is with great faith we will succeed in making Sierra Leone a better, healthier and happier nation that I launch the Free Health Care Initiative for pregnant women, breast feeding mothers and children under five.
Apr 27, 2010, 22:30

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Office of the President Press Report
President Ernest Bai Koroma yesterday 20th April 2010 held a high-level meeting with consultants and contractors responsible for the rehabilitation and/or construction of health facilities, particularly medical stores, around the country. Welcoming the group to State House, the Head of State said, "April 27th is exactly 7 days to go, and we gave been gearing ourselves up, getting ourselves ready to introduce the free healthcare package that we believe will impact greatly on the welfare of our people," but he said there were still various aspects to look at, one of which was the state of the health infrastructure "the area you are directly involved in."
Apr 22, 2010, 17:04

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS : Special Messages
Belated Birthday Greetings To you Miss Ramatu Sylvia Nancy Bundu
Belated Birthday Greetings To you Miss Ramatu Sylvia Nancy Bundu
Apr 22, 2010, 17:00

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
President Koroma’s Message to the Nation for a Period of Fasting from Tuesday 20th April to Sunday 18th July 2010
At about the same time last year, I made a similar call to this nation. I am again pleased to virtually repeat this message… In the life of every nation that believes in the divine nature of the Living God, the Holy Spirit moves and stirs up visionaries and prophets or prophetesses to speak to the people as inspired.
Apr 21, 2010, 17:30

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
National Telecommunications Commission Natcom
It has come to the notice of The National Telecommunications Commission(NATCOM) that a good number of FM Radio Stations nationwide are broadcasting outside their licensed technical parameters. In view of this, the Commission will commence technical audit of All FM Radio Broadcasting Stations starting Monday, April 19th 2010.
Apr 21, 2010, 17:10

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Specific Procurement Notice Sierra Leone Infrastructure Development Project
This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice for this Project that appeared in Development Business, on 27 June 2005 2. The Government of Sierra Leone has applied for a grant from the International Development Association toward the cost of the Infrastructure Development Project, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this grant to payments under the Contract for procurement of Ancillary land works at the Port of Freetown.
Apr 21, 2010, 17:02

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Sierra Leone Environment Protection Agency (SLEPA) Public Notice
It has come to the attention of the Sierra Leone Environment Protection Agency (SLEPA) that a number of development projects are being undertaken by Government Departments, Local Authorities and the Private Sector without due compliance with the Environment Protection Agency Act, 2008. SLEPA therefore wishes to inform Government Ministries, local authorities, NGOs and the General Public that:
Apr 21, 2010, 17:00

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Africell Sierra Leone Limited Press Release
The Africell "WIN YOUR DREAM" promotion ended on Friday April 16th 2010 at the Country Lodge, Hill Station, Freetown. At the event, a cross section of citizens and residents of Sierra Leone gathered to participate in the final and grand finale draw; a truly epoch-making event. The promotion started on Tuesday December 8th 2009. Like all other Africell promotions, the aims were to fulfill our corporate social responsibilities while at the same time reward our numerous subscribers in cash and kind.
Apr 20, 2010, 15:18

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
PUBLIC INVITATION
The Bo City Council is the municipal Government entity of the city of Bo, in the Southern Province of Sierra Leone. Section 45 (4) of the Local Government Act of 2004 (LGA 2004) mandates local councils to generate revenue from several sources. As part of its revenue generation/investment programmes, the Council develops and implements various forms of social and commercial infrastructure to serve the municipality. Within this framework, the BCC commissioned the Bo Funeral Home (BFH) project in September 2009 as part of the administrationfs infrastructure development programme
Apr 20, 2010, 15:14

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FREETOWN CITY COUNCIL PRESS RELEASE
FREETOWN CITY COUNCIL HAS PUT IN PLACE THE ASSETS AND COMMERCIAL MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE WITH THE RESPONSIBILITY OF MANAGING, REGULATING AND CONTROLLING COUNCIL’S LANDED ASSETS. THE PUBLIC IS FURTHER INFORMED THAT COUNCIL IS ABOUT TO UPDATE AND REGULARIZE ALL DATA AND LEASES ON ITS ASSETS WHICH INCLUDE COMMUNITY CENTRES, PUBLIC TOILETS, EMPTY LANDS, LANDS WITH STRUCTURES, CEMETERIES ETC.
Apr 20, 2010, 15:12

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Sierra Leone Association of Journalists Statement at a seminar on the Sierra Leone Broadcasting Corporation
Mr Chairman, Hon Minister of Information, HE the British High Commissioner, Madam Chairperson of the Independent Media Commission, Chairman of the NCD, District and City Council officials, Chairman of the SLBC Board of Trustees, Board members-designate, representatives of civil society organisations, Paramount chiefs, Director of the Ghana National Broadcasting Corporation, staff of SLBC, other ladies and gentlemen, good morning.
Apr 19, 2010, 14:06

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Sierra Leone Roads Authority Request for Expression on Interest
The Islamic Development Bank (herby referred to as the Bank) has been assisting its member Countries by way of making loans for financing productive projects and programmes. Within the Framwork of National Transport Strategy Policy (NTSIP), the Government of the Republic of Sierra Leone (hereinafter referred to as the "Borrower") has requested the Bank to assist in financing the Kenema- Pendembu Road Project (hereinafter referred too as the "Project"). To this effect the Bank has approved a loan to finance the audit. The Sierra Leone Road Authority intends to use part of this loan to eligible payments for contract of audit of the project.
Apr 19, 2010, 13:46

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Council of Churches in Sierra Leone (CCSL), Communque
We, Church leaders of various member churches of the Council of Churches in Sierra Leone (CCSL), met in a symposium organized by CSSL in collaboration with the World Council of Churches and the All Africa Conference of Churches at the conference hall of CCSL on Thursday 15th April 2010 and deliberated on the theme:
Apr 19, 2010, 13:44

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Bank of Sierra Leone Results of the Five Hundred & Seventeenth (517th) Foreign Exchange Auction held by the BSL on 14th April, 2010
The Bank of Sierra Leone also wishes to make the following announcements: The next foreign exchange auction will take place on Wednesday 21'’ April, 2010.
Apr 19, 2010, 13:38

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Limeline (Sierra Leone) Limited
Limeline (Sierra Leone) Limited, a leading Internet Service Provider in Sierra Leone, is now hiring a VSAT Sales Manager to join its Sales Team. Reporting to the Commercial Director, the successful applicant will most likely be a qualified VSAT engineer with several years experience in the telecommunications industry.
Apr 19, 2010, 13:36

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Sierra Leone's FIRST mobile payment system
Sierra Leone's FIRST mobile payment system
Apr 19, 2010, 13:32

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS : Special Messages
Happy Birthday to you Honourable Vice President Alhaji Chief Sahr Sam-Sumana
Happy Birthday to you Honourable Vice President Alhaji Chief Sahr Sam-Sumana
Apr 16, 2010, 17:10

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
Government of Sierra Leone Ministry of Finance & Economic Development Press Release
The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development announces for the information of the general public that the government of sierra leone has remitted a total amount of Le 5,318,385,489.50 (Five Billion Three Hundred and Eighteen Million Three Hundred and Eighty Five Thousand Four Hundred and Eighty Nine Leones Fifty Cents) to the bank accounts of local councils as indicated in the table below for development projects currently under implementation by the various councils. these funds were remitted in march 2010 to facilitate completion of the listed projects.
Apr 16, 2010, 17:00

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
German Consultant Dr. Joechen Pfeiffer Ends Assignment with The Sierra Leone Chamber of Agriculture
The Senior Expert Service of Germany is a non-profit organization mobilizing retired professionals for volunteer activities in the framework of international cooperation. About 8.000 highly qualified Senior Experts provide their lifetime experiences in order to contribute to the economic development of the host nations on technical assistance basis, without commercial interests. They have retired on full pay and thus in a position to work on honorary basis, with the support of the German government, helping developing countries
Apr 15, 2010, 12:09

NOTICES & DOCUMENTS
National Social Security and Insurance Trust RE-ADVERTISEMENT Invitation for Bids
The National Social Security and Insurance Trust has allocated funds for the procurement of vehicles and now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the Supply of Vehicles as follows:
Apr 15, 2010, 12:05


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