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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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Sierra Leone weekly video news round up No. 4

Sierra Leone weekly video news round up No. 4

| May 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

Here are the top 5 things that made the news in and around Sierra Leone for the Week of May 18 – May 24 2014 1. Sierra Leonean girls trade sex for mobile phones – Reuters 2. I am cut not mutilated. The term FGM is degrading – London Evening Standard 3. Sierra Leone AU [...]

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Vickie Remoe presents Sierra Leone weekly video news round up No. 3

Vickie Remoe presents Sierra Leone weekly video news round up No. 3

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here are the top 5 things that made the news in and around Sierra Leone for the Week of April 28 2014 – May 4 2014 “After U an U” – The rumored 3rd term – Awareness Times – Don’t scare us with Gbago scenarios – John Baimba Sesay – in Sierra Express blames the [...]

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Vickie Remoe presents Sierra Leone weekly video news roundup No. 2

Vickie Remoe presents Sierra Leone weekly video news roundup No. 2

| April 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here are the top 5 things making the news in Sierra Leone and abroad for the Week of April 21-27. 1. Cubans trace roots to remote village in Sierra Leone -  BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-25876023 2. State House Press Release confirms that Sam Bangura Jr and 2 others have been Sacked at NASSIT. Politico SL – reports [...]

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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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New Music: Sierra Leone’s dopest MC Shadow is back with ‘Undisputed’

New Music: Sierra Leone’s dopest MC Shadow is back with ‘Undisputed’

| July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sexy new tune from your favorite rapper’s favorite MC, the Undisputed lyrical king, Shadow has a new music video. Sierra Leone stand up.  Like my dude said, “Me en you no to compin Lion en Deer noh di hang out”. Love it. Go Watch it!

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Sierra Leone Chief of Staff Dr. Richard Conteh fired on corruption allegations

Sierra Leone Chief of Staff Dr. Richard Conteh fired on corruption allegations

| June 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

The office of the president of Sierra Leone has announced that Dr. Richard Conteh has been relieved of his duties as Chief of Staff pending investigations over unauthorised mining and timber deals. Before taking up his post as Chief of Staff Dr. Conteh was a deputy minister of finance and economic development.  While at the [...]

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AFCON 2015 qualifiers: Sierra Leone 1 Swaziland 0 (PHOTOS)

AFCON 2015 qualifiers: Sierra Leone 1 Swaziland 0 (PHOTOS)

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

In grand fashion Leone Stars celebrated my homecoming with a 1 – 0 win over Sihlangu Semnikati of Swaziland at the national stadium in Freetown this evening. This was the second leg of the first round of the 2015 African Cup of Nations qualifiers. The first leg of the match in Swaziland had ended in [...]

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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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