Sierra Leonean soul star Azania ready to rock Africa Now Festival

AZANIA during a radio interview on No Questions Asked show - WBAI, 99.5 FM in New York

 By: Dennis Kabatto Some dreams do come true.  On Saturday, April 5, 2014, International soul singer Azania will realize her childhood dreams when she performs at the world famous Apollo Theater’s four-day Africa Now Festival. AZANIA during a radio interview on No Questions Asked show - WBAI, 99.5 FM in New York “Seeing my name up on the More...

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Yeniva Sisay-Sogbeh of EXCEL-Sierra Leone
By On Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

Sierra Leone:- Experiences of a Diaspora Returnee

 By: Yeniva Sisay-Sogbeh (The Network for Change) While growing up in the US, parents always talked about moving back “home” to Sierra Leone. With this in mind, each time I visited Sierra Leone, I was carefully More...

She won an Academy Award for Best Supporting actress for her role in Ghost in 1990 for her work as Oda Mae Brown, a psychic and she was the second Black woman in the history of Academy Awards to win an acting Oscar (the first was Hattie McDaniel for Gone with the Wind).
By On Monday, December 16th, 2013

Whoopi Goldberg wants to return home to Sierra Leone

 Oscar winning actress, Whoopi Goldberg, wants to return home to Sierra Leone, SaloneJamboree has learnt.  The ‘Sarafina’ star actress who discovered her DNA ( to Sierra Leone is now More...

Mr. Sidi Ibrahim Sheriff
By On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

The Rebirth of the APC in North America in the Late 90’s: The True Story

 By: Sidi Ibrahim Sheriff (Woodbridge, Virginia) Now that the dust, hopefully, has settled following the whirlwind visit of the Special Executive Assistant (SEA) Dr. Sylvia Olayinka Blyden, who was touted triumphantly More...

Naaimat Muhammed - New York City Council District 16 Candidate.Final
By On Friday, September 13th, 2013

African candidate beats New York City Council elections ballot challenge

 By: Dennis Kabatto On Tuesday, September 10 the five boroughs of New York – Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island will hold primary elections to elect members for its 51 seat City Council.  Naaimat More...

Eddie Murphy ( Coming-to-America )
By On Thursday, June 6th, 2013

Diaspora:-How an African Accent Can Save Your Life In America

 By: Paul Omoruyi (Diasporascope) Most Africans in the diaspora would concur with me that when they first immigrated to the United States they wanted to speak, look and swagger like Americans. Eddie Murphy More...

Save Sierra Leone Foundation (SSLF)
By On Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Sierra Leone:- Save Sierra Leone Foundation (SSLF) appreciates participants at fundraising event…..


Kandeh Kolleh Yumkella delivering his speech at the Green white and Blue (GWB
By On Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Remarks at the Green white and Blue (GWB) Commission Gala, by Dr. Kandeh Kolleh Yumkella

 Remarks at the Green white and Blue (GWB) Commission Gala celebrating Sierra Leone’s  52nd Independent Anniversary By Dr. Kandeh Kolleh Yumkella UNIDO Director-General at Howard Theatre – Washington, More...

Ruby B. Johnson - Reigning Miss Sierra Leone USA
By On Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Miss Sierra Leone USA departs to Freetown for Sierra Leone‘s 52nd independence anniversary

 By: Dennis Kabatto Reigning Miss Sierra Leone USA 2013, Ruby B. Johnson leaves the United States of America Thursday to take part in Saturday’s independence ceremony.  While in Sierra Leone she will visit More...

GWB Commission-Sierra Leone
By On Sunday, April 21st, 2013

The Green, White & Blue Commission (GWB) to honor Kandeh Yumkella with the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award

    PRESS RELEASE Washington, D.C. – April 17, 2013 The Green, White and Blue Commission has today announced that Kandeh K. Yumkella, Director-General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization More...