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The Vice President of Sierra Leone, Samuel Sam Sumana has asked the US Embassy in Freetown for asylum. The VP says his guards have been disarmed and military personnel have surrounded his house at...

Here are six hard working women from Ghana, Liberia, and Sierra Leone who turned their dreams into action and made it happen in the last year. From Sierra Leone; Edleen Elba, Memuna Janneh, from...

Beatrice Yardolo, a woman who lost three children to ebola has just been discharged from an ebola treatment facility in Liberia. She is the last known ebola case in the country. In the last...

The new government of Burkina Faso has announced that it will exhume the remains of  Thomas Sankara who was assassinated in October 1987. However Mrs Miriam Sankara, says that although the government claims to...

Here is the latest non-fiction piece from Scottish-Sierra Leonean author Aminatta Forna. She is best known for her novels; Devil that Danced on Water, and my all time favorite The Memory of Love. Read...

  Sometimes I get disgruntled when I watch MTV Base or Channel O and I don't see any of Sierra Leone's artists. When you haven't broken into the Afrobeat world domination you start to wonder...

Students at Langa'ta Road Primary School in Nairobi, Kenya were tear gassed by police for protesting against the removal of their playground. The playground has been taken by a developer potentially connected to a local...

President Jacob Zuma has just announced that he might  be taking a fifth wife. “Angakayakhi indlu yokugugela… Laba ngisabathathile nje.” (I do have wives but I’m yet to marry my last one) the 72 year...

Grammy Award winner Youssou Ndour is celebrating his 52nd birthday today. At 52 Mr Ndour shows no signs of slowing down. His mbalax reggae tribute to Bob Marley won the Museke Afrotainment reggae song...

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