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NEWS : Politics
John Ben Blasts, no Unity without Peace in SLPP
Former chairman and leader of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) has said that in order for his party to have a lasting unity, it first of all needs to settle all disputes between its members.
Jul 7, 2017, 17:08

NEWS : Politics
FACT and APC Golden Women Urges Ambassador Coleson Turay to Declare
Friends of Alimamy Coleson Turay (FACT), commonly called the Rising Sun and APC Golden Women and Grassroot groups in the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) Party, have unanimously called on Sierra Leone’s Deputy Ambassador to the United States of America, Hon. Alimamy Coleson Turay to throw his hat for national executive position ahead of the September 5th& 6th 2017, National Delegates Conference of the APC in Makeni.
Jul 6, 2017, 17:10

NEWS : Politics
IDA Gives USD 30 Million Grant to APC Government
As it remains barely eight (8) months to March 7, 2018, Presidential, Parliamentary and Local Council elections, the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) led government of HE President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma continue to enjoy donor confidence and support to boost economic growth and productivity in the country.
Jul 6, 2017, 17:04

NEWS : Politics
APC Yansaneh dismisses Anti APC 'Coalition'
National Secretary General of the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) Party, Ambassador Osman Foday Yansaneh has yesterday 4th July 2018, dismissed strategies of defunct political parties to form a coalition to unseat the APC regime come 2018 multi-tier elections.
Jul 5, 2017, 17:14

NEWS : Politics
SLPP Blasts as Yumkella Quits PAOPA Morass
Senior members of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) have been reacting to the decision announced by their party member Alhaji Dr. Kandeh Kolleh Yumkella that he was quitting the race for the party’s presidential ticket. Yumkella has quit in disgust at tactics from supporters of a rival for the SLPP bid Mr. Maada Bio. Mr. Bio and his supporters belong to a faction of the SLPP nicknamed as PAOPA (meaning, BY FORCE).
Jul 4, 2017, 17:18

NEWS : Politics
Shock and Total Dismay hit party supporters as...APC Disappointed by Kambia politics as Yumkella Wins
The outcome of Friday 30th June 2017 bye-election in Ward 139, Kambia district has left supporters of the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) party in shock and dismay. The APC candidate lost to an Independent candidate who was sponsored by Dr. Kandeh Yumkella of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP). Over the past 10 years, this is only the third time the APC is losing local council elections in Kambia district.
Jul 3, 2017, 12:08

NEWS : Politics
SLPP Lower Level Elections Nullified by Appeals Court
The three Appeals Court Judges, Justice Reginald Fynn, Justice Alusine Sesay and Justice Allan Halloway yesterday June 29th, 2017, nullified the SLPP lower lever zonal elections held on 28th June, 2017, stating “it is outside the scope of the orders of the court to rerun the 39 constituency elections”.
Jun 30, 2017, 17:14

NEWS : Politics
TEAM JOB DENOUNCES DECISION BY SLPP NEC TO RE-RUN LOWER LEVEL ELECTIONS.
Team JOB Headquarters, Friday, 23rd, June 2017. The attention of Team JOB, a support group for the former Chairman and Leader of the Sierra Leone People’s Party and a leading aspirant for the flagbearership of the SLPP, has been drawn to a NEC meeting purported to have been held on June 21st 2017 at the Party Secretariat. Media reports have it that this was in response to the Court of Appeal Order to re-run the election of 39 Constituency and District Executives previously conducted on November 26th and December 3rd respectively.
Jun 30, 2017, 17:04

NEWS : Politics
ADP Leader Speaks After Le 5 Million Bail in Segbwema
Chairman and leader of the Alliance Democratic Party (ADP), Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray has yesterday Wednesday 28th June, 2017, spoken to Awareness Times Newspaper, after his release on a five (5) million Leones bail from a Prison in Kenema, Eastern Sierra Leone.
Jun 29, 2017, 17:10

NEWS : Politics
ADP Baranta for the Release of Kamarainba
The Alliance Democratic Party (ADP) has in a press statement issued on Friday 23rd June 2017, likely “Baranta” over the re-arrest and subsequent detention of its leader and chairman, and 2018 presidential candidate, Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray.
Jun 28, 2017, 17:06

NEWS : Politics
APC Secretary General Joins Constituency 055 for Eid-Ul-Fitri Prayer
National Secretary General of the All Peoples Congress (APC) Party, Ambassador Alhaji Osman Yansaneh on Sunday 25th June 2017 joined the people of Constituency 055, in Lungi Town in Port Loko District for the Eid-Ul-Fitri, marking the end of the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Jun 28, 2017, 17:04

NEWS : Politics
APC Govt Score in Religious Tolerance is a Source of Pride
Sierra Leone’s minister responsible for Religious Affairs, Hon. Dr. Sylvia Olayinka Blyden has on Sunday 25th June, 2017, unbehalf of the All Peoples Congress (APC) led government of President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma, said that the country’s high levels of inter religious acceptance is a source of pride.
Jun 27, 2017, 17:10

NEWS : Politics
SLPP Alie Kabba Mentioned in Alleged Case of Fraudulent Conversion Accused person Remanded in Custody
Magistrate Albert Moody of the Freetown Magistrate Court No.2 at Siaka Steven Street Law Court Building in Freetown Friday June 23rd 2017 has remanded in custody one Gibril Jalloh who is alleged to have converted to his own use and benefit one Toyota Land Cruiser V8, 2003 model that was given to him by the complainant Alhaji Ishmael Kallon for the purposes of sales.
Jun 27, 2017, 17:06

NEWS : Politics
Sierra Leone News : Charliesco Donates 85 bags of rice & Money to 58 Mosques
Mr. Charlie Williams the General Manager of Charliesco Group of Companies operating in Water Company, Rental Vehicles, Cleaning and Security Agency, has on Thursday22nd June, 2017, donated 85 bags of 50kg white rice and envelope containing money to 58 Mosques (one bag each) in Constituency 99 now 117 and Constituency 100 now 118 in the Kissy Community east of Freetown.
Jun 23, 2017, 17:06

NEWS : Politics
As state prosecution slams fresh charges on charismatic presidential aspirant...ADP Kamaraimba to spend Pray Day in Kenema Prison
The charismatic Presidential Aspirant of the opposition Alliance Democratic Party (ADP) Mohamed Kamaraimba Mansaray will eventually spend the Islamic religious festival of Eid al-Fitr (Pray Day) at a prison in the Eastern Provincial headquarters city of Kenema. Eid al- Fitr festival marks the end on the Holy Month of Ramadan and it is scheduled to take place either Sunday 25th June or Monday 26th June, 2017.
Jun 22, 2017, 17:16

NEWS : Politics
SLPP Set dates for a Re-run of the 39 Disputed Lower Level Constituencies Election
The Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) have resolved in a National Executive Council (NEC) meeting held yesterday 21st June, 2017, at their party edifice in Freetown that the disputed Lower Level Executive Elections in the 39 constituencies would commence on 28th June and end on 22nd July 2017.
Jun 22, 2017, 17:10

NEWS : Politics
SLPP's today NEC meeting may lead to a Court Action!
Victor Sheriff, one of the three Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) plaintiffs who recently filed a cases against the party for the re-run of the thirty nine (39) constituency elections has yesterday Tuesday 20th June, 2017, said that the SLPP National Executive Council (NEC) meeting scheduled for today Wednesday 21st June, 2017, may lead to another court action.
Jun 21, 2017, 17:08

NEWS : Politics
As he blasts dishonesty in Ward 139 bye election...JOB says Kambia SLPP Executives “Don Sell Game!”
John Oponjo Benjamin, former Chairman and Leader of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) has said that the party’s Kambia District executives have “sell game.”
Jun 20, 2017, 17:14

NEWS : Politics
Kamarainba Visits SLPP Headquarters
As a sign of gratitude for the support he received from the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) whilst he was in detention, the Leader and Chairman of the Alliance Democratic Party (ADP), Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray on Monday 19th June, 2017, pay courtesy call to the leadership of the SLPP at their headquarters in Freetown.
Jun 20, 2017, 17:02

NEWS : Politics
SLPP’s Instability Causes Disgrace to Kapen & Yumkellas
National Secretary General of the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) Ambassador Osman Foday Yansaneh has said that the recent instability in the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) might be a reason for the disgrace shown to Chief Somano Kapen and the Yumkella family of Kambia District, Northern Province of Sierra Leone.
Jun 15, 2017, 17:12


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