Sunderland pupils raising money for Sierra Leone trip

Pupils at St. Aidens RC school, Sunderland, in the colours of Seirra Leonne as part of a fund raising drive fore their partner school (photo:-Sunderland Echo)

 Young people at a Wearside school have launched an appeal to raise almost £40,000 for a charity trip. A team of 15 sixth form students and five teachers from St Aidan’s Catholic Academy will be travelling to Sierra Leone to work with disadvantaged children in a school. Pupils at St. Aidens RC school, Sunderland, in the colours of Seirra Leone More...

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Late Paul Kalito and his wife.
By On Monday, November 25th, 2013

PAUL KALISO:-Sierra Leonean Proprietor of the Popular “SAMKAL” Restaurant in South-East London dies.

 By: Edward Tedson Sesay (London-UK) It was in September, 1999 when I first arrived in the UK. The weather was already too cold for one arriving in a cold country for the very first time from the burning sun More...

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By On Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Gambia Bird begins London to Freetown air service

 By:  Ibrahim Tarawallie (Concord Times) Just a year after commencing operations in Sierra Leone, Gambia Bird on Monday November 11o fficially began its air service from London to Freetown and back to London More...

Kono District Development Association (KDDA)
By On Monday, November 11th, 2013

RAPPROCHEMENT OF KDDA MEMBERS DATED: 11/11/2013

 A cross section of the Kono District Development Association (KDDA) members had an inclusive meeting on Saturday 9th November 2013, at which all long-lasting issues were resolved. The meeting was hosted and More...

Kono District Development Association (KDDA) United Kingdom
By On Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

RE: KDDA RESPONSE TO THE LETTER DATED 29TH AUGUST 2013 FROM THE MINISTER COUNSELLOR/HEAD OF CHANCERY MR. S.P.DEMBA.

    His Excellency Mr. Edward M.Turay Sierra Leone High Commissioner to United Kingdom 41 Eagle Street Holborn London WC1R 4TL 12th September 2013   Dear Sir, RE: KDDA RESPONSE TO THE LETTER DATED More...

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By On Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Salone Music Conference in London-UK

  YOU ARE INVITED TO TAKE PART IN THE SALONE MUSIC CONEFERENCE. Theme: ‘Leh We Tok’ CONFERENCE ON MUSIC 2013  &  NETWORKING EVENT Greetings! Press media are invited to take part in a conference More...

Sahr O Fasuluku
By On Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Re: KDDA meeting organised by the Sierra Leone High Commissioner to The UK

 By: Sahr O. Fasuluku (London-United Kingdom) Good day all. Before drawing any further conclusions I would recommend everyone read the following. I’ve just read the article about KDDA in two SL online newspapers. More...

Location of Kono District in Sierra Leone
By On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Factional Strife in The Kono District Development Association ( UK ) : Another Attempt At Peace By The Sierra Leone High Commission in London

 By: Edward Tedson Sesay ( London ) It is a shame that some groups or associations that are formed with the noble objectives of promoting development and peaceful co-existence sometimes become so badly derailed More...

Squadron Leader Winston Forde RAF Ret’d, author
By On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

Our “Elsewhere” Country, Sierra Leone.

 By: Squadron Leader Winston Forde RAF Ret’d I start with a quote from an earlier article of mine:  “As our political parties prepare to engage in another set of Democratic elections on 17th November 2012, More...

Julie Sheriff (Family Photo)
By On Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

The Afro comb murder case of Julie Sheriff in London:Girl detained for 10 years

 A 16-year-old girl has been detained for a minimum of 10 years after she was found guilty of murdering a teenager with an Afro comb. Rebecca Douglas spiked Julie Sheriff in the head with the comb’s metal More...