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  • GoWoman Magazine on Sale now

    GoWoman Magazine on Sale now

    The current issue of GoWoman is now available at the following distribution points: Freetown, Sierra Leone: St Mary’s Supermarket, Hill Station Kotintri Gifts, Pultney Street Nassim Supermarket, Spur Road Balmaya, Congo Cross Payless Supermarket Bliss Patisserie, Wilkinson Road Afromeric, Garrison Street by Victoria Park. Or call 079 164641 for local delivery Accra, Ghana: Printex, Osu Badu Street, Airport [...]

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Vickie Remoe presents Sierra Leone weekly news video roundup No. 1

Vickie Remoe presents Sierra Leone weekly news video roundup No. 1

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here are the top 5 things making the news in Sierra Leone and abroad for the Week of April 13-20. 1. 14 soldiers charged with mutiny at Teko Barracks in Makeni denied bail. (Politicosl) 2. Musu Konneh – 24 yr old Sierra Leonean police officer who placed 20th at the London marathon has made contact [...]

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Sierra Leone’s diamond rich Kono district has highest number of rape cases

Sierra Leone’s diamond rich Kono district has highest number of rape cases

| April 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Diamond rich Kono district has the highest reported number of rape cases for 2013 in Sierra Leone. The Rainbo Centre at the Koidu Government Hospital in Kono district registered 290 rape cases from January to November. Formerly the Sexual Assault Referral Centres (SARCs) the Rainbow Centres were launched by the International Rescue Committee in 2003 [...]

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New Sierra Leone Fashion: Rep Freetown Royally and Kenema Matters

New Sierra Leone Fashion: Rep Freetown Royally and Kenema Matters

| April 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two of Sierra Leone’s best fashion brands have something new for your summer wardrobe. And the best part of their offerings is that Kenema and Royal Dynamite are unisex.   Dem cool kids over at Royal Dynamite HQ in California just launched the Freetown Collection. Green, White, and Blue statement T-SHIRTS and hats to help [...]

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The 10 most played songs in Sierra Leone this festive season

The 10 most played songs in Sierra Leone this festive season

| January 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

As the last of the festive JCs return home to face the harsh western hemisphere conditions, you need not feel left out if you were unable to make the trip back home this (well last) year! Here at SwitSalone we are determined to make sure you  do not miss out entirely, I mean we may [...]

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Palaver don don! Kallon, Sierra Leone FA president Johansen hug it out

Palaver don don! Kallon, Sierra Leone FA president Johansen hug it out

| March 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

After a week of he said, and she slapped, the two biggest names in Sierra Leone football today sought mediation and agreed to end their police case. At a meeting chaired by Kemoh Sesay, Minister of Political and Public Affairs, Mrs Isha Johansen and Mr Mohamed Kallon have agreed to let bygones be bygones. The two [...]

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Di Pa don lef wi! Sierra Leone’s third president Alhaji Dr. Ahmed Tejan Kabbah dead at 82

Di Pa don lef wi! Sierra Leone’s third president Alhaji Dr. Ahmed Tejan Kabbah dead at 82

| March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Alhaji Dr. Ahmed Tejan Kabbah will be remembered as the president who led Sierra Leone during the worst days of its decade long civil war, and brought the nation to the transitional democracy that it is today. He was elected in 1996 to wide popular support,  only to have his reign cut short less than [...]

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WORLD PREMIER: Listen to ‘Online’ song from Sierra Leone’s David Moi Sengeh

WORLD PREMIER: Listen to ‘Online’ song from Sierra Leone’s David Moi Sengeh

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ca C’est Moi! Yes, this is Moi. Our very own David Moi Sengeh has just left me completely stunned by releasing a rap Public Service Announcement promoting social media and the internet in Sierra Leone. Is there any thing that Moi cant do? When Moi posted a Facebook update a couple days ago asking what his [...]

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Mohamed Kallon Fmr. Leone Stars Capt. detained then released on bail in Sierra Leone

Mohamed Kallon Fmr. Leone Stars Capt. detained then released on bail in Sierra Leone

| March 11, 2014 | 4 Comments

After voluntarily reporting to the police, Mohamed Kallon, the former captain of Sierra Leone’s national football team, was today detained for 7 hours and later released on bail according to a statement made by his lawyer Emmanuel Abdulai. Kallon was allegedly  detained for intimidating, and assaulting Isha Johansen, the nation’s Football Association president. Many were [...]

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Sierra Leone’s Mohamed Pobosky Bangura has left Celtic goalless

Sierra Leone’s Mohamed Pobosky Bangura has left Celtic goalless

| February 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

  In a disappointing and frustrating turn of events, Mohamed Bangura nickname Pobosky has  left Scottish side Celtic for good. His time there has been dampened by injury, and bad fortune. In 16 appearances for Celtic Pobosky failed to put one in the back of the net. When he was signed to Celtic in August [...]

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Sierra Leone’s constitutional review is not transparent, ‘fatally flawed” says Dr Omodele Jones

Sierra Leone’s constitutional review is not transparent, ‘fatally flawed” says Dr Omodele Jones

| January 25, 2014 | 3 Comments

  As he tenders his resignation from Sierra Leone’s constitutional review committee Dr. Omodele Jones speaking to Awoko says that the process is “fatally flawed”. The constitutional review committee was set up last year and launched by the President of Sierra Leone in July 2013. The committee was supposed to make recommendations to the government, [...]

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