Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, the first female mayor in Freetown in years, is trying to clean up the perpetual mess caused by rain and garbage — a first step in her plan to revive the beleaguered city. Credit: NPR - Published
LONDON (AP) — British prosecutors say 15 people who attached themselves to a plane at a London-area airport last year have been convicted of aviation security offenses. The demonstrators used bolt.. Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published
A major federal report released Friday carries with it a sobering message. According to Science Magazine, the report acknowledges that climate change is already with us. It will also cause growing harm..
According to Sciencemag, like a tiny cable, each fiber of spider silk is entirely composed of thousands of parallel nanostrands. On a nanoscale, they are at least 50 times as long as these fibers are..
Doctors in Sierra Leone's public hospitals were on strike on Wednesday to protest against low wages and poor working conditions, and nurses said they may follow suit. Credit: Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
KORYARDU (SIERRA LEONE) - They were promised a "peace diamond" dividend in the Sierra Leone village of Koryardu after the stone they handed over for auction fetched $6.5 million (5.7 million euros) a.. Credit: Bangkok Post - Published
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Sierra Leone have been disqualified from the preliminaries for the 2019 African Nations Cup finals, confirming places for Kenya and Ghana at the continental championship next.. Credit: SBS - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Ghana have secured qualification to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) disqualified Sierra Leone from the qualifying campaign. Credit: Myjoyonline - Published
FREETOWN (Reuters) - Mineral sands miner Iluka Resources resumed operations at its Sierra Leone project, Sierra Rutile, on Friday, after workers ended a strike that had stalled work for the last eight.. Credit: Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) board has approved a new $172 million loan programme for Sierra Leone to help the West African country combat rising inflation and lacklustre economic growth. Credit: Reuters India - Published
Since independence in 1971, Bangladesh holds elections regularly, but it is suffering from corruption, lack of press freedom, enforced disappearances, violent protests, military rule, elected.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
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The letter bearing the reference "MC/19/3" represents a novelty in Chinese-African relations. Kabineh Kallon, Sierra Leone's Minister for Transport and Aviation, explains.. Credit: Worldcrunch - Published