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Customers banking with Guarantee Trust Bank (GTB) have registered their dissatisfaction with the management of the bank for sending erroneous notification transactions to them in the evening of 30th July, 2018.

It could be recalled that there was a mad rush across the various outlets of GTBank customers queued to check their transaction balance after previous transactions were sent to them as part of their respective account balance.

Author: 
Cecil Cole-Showers Jnr

We Give All (WGA), a Diaspora led charity Foundation on Saturday, 28 July joined other organizations around the world to commemorate World Hepatitis Day with an aim of raising awareness of the global burden of hepatitis and to influence action.

 

The commemoration was held at Congress Hall, Adelaide Street in Freetown.

 

Author: 
Saffia Abu

There still exists a small West African State called Sierra Leone which used to be called the Athens of West African. These accolades came from the great mark that this nation made on education in the African Sub-region. Many countries in Africa were sending students to Sierra Leone to get an education. Many Teachers would also migrate from other parts of Africa to Sierra Leone to teach; not to talk about the many around the African continent; particularly West Africa, who acquired their university education from the Great Fourah-Bay College - the first University in Sub-Saharan Africa.

One of Sierra Leone’s celebrity comedians, Ibrahim Kamara popularly known as Sara ‘D’ Great is currently helping the Sierra Leone Police (SLP) with information prior to the alleged murder of two minors.

According to our investigation, the comedian is being investigated for the alleged murder of two minors on Saturday 21st July, 2018.

Ibrahim Kamara, who is pleading innocence to the public, has been accused by the relatives of the deceasedof being the prime suspect of the alleged murders.

Author: 
Saffia Abu

Commercial motorbike riders at the Waterloo 55 Park have been banned by the Sierra Leone Police (SLP) from plying the roads after 12 midnight effective past Monday 23rd July.

While the ban has come into effect, the Bike Riders Union in the Western Area Rural District (WARD) is busy constructing a three-storey building that will be used as their offices when the project concludes.

Author: 
Ilyasa Baa

Fatu Kanu of 4 Watfa Street, Port Loko city should have regretted by now after she cruelly burnt her son’s hands for allegedly eating his father food.

According to our Northern Correspondence, Fatu was charged with the offense of Cruelty to Children contrary to Section 41 of the Cruelty to Children’s Act - Cap 31 of the Laws of Sierra Leone as Amended.

The heartless mother was arraigned before Magistrate Augustine Braima Samura of the Port Loko Magistrate’s Court and was prosecuted by Sergeant 3435 Saidu Kargbo of the Legal and Justice Support Department.

Author: 
Cecil Cole-Showers Jnr

When the Sierra Leone Police (SLP) invited the Alliance Democratic Party (ADP) Leader and failed presidential candidate for the 7thMarch, 2018 presidential election, Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray, his like-minds in the main opposition All People’s Congress (APC) shouted over rooftops claiming that the Freedom of Expression and of Speech are now at stake under the leadership of President Brig. (Rtd) Julius Maada Bio and his Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) Government.

Author: 
Malcolm King

The United Nations Children’s Agency (UNICEF) has supported two hundred orphans and vulnerable children in education in five districts. The education exercise started in June and ends in July, this year.

In Bombali, 27 boys and 13 girls benefitted from UNICEF’s support while in Kenema 6 boys and 14 girls benefited from the exercise. In Bo, 30 primary and junior secondary school pupils received support - 9 boys and 21 girls - and in Pujehun, 5 boys and 15 girls also benefited from the education package.

Author: 
Cecil Cole-Showers Jnr

President Brig. (Rtd) Julius Maada Bio has visited the national football team - Leone Stars at their training ground at the Sierra Leone Football Academy, Kingtom.
According to our source at the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA), the President’s visit will spur the players ahead of their friendly match with the Liberia national team - Lone Stars on Sunday 22ndJune, 2018 as part of that country’s Independence Day celebration.

Author: 
Cecil Cole-Showers Jnr
Author: 
Cecil Cole-Showers Jnr

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