What is the future of Sierra Leone Football?

By Ibrahim Sorious Samura After a successful Premier League season, the national football team (Leone Stars) crashed out in the preliminaries of the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against…

Law and the New Developmental State in West Africa

By Prof. Raymond A. Atuguba Before we focus on my sadness and anger about Sierra Leone, and about Africa generally, let us put that sadness and anger in a global…

Building a Genuinely Competitive and Efficient Local Business Sector Should Be Government’s Priority

 By Eric James & Memuna Forna In a recent article, Africa was described as the ‘last bastion of anti-competitive business practices’. At the rate that Sierra Leone is going, we…

Libel, too Close to Repeal

By Abu Bakarr Sulaiman Tarawally Much has been said about repealing what many local journalists describe as obnoxious, Public Order Act, 1965.  It comes across as obnoxious because, Part five…

Enough of the Political Tensions

Dear Editor, I am a worried citizen not because of the difficult economic situations in the country but given the unending political tensions that keep disturbing our peace and tranquility.…

Death Penalty: Abolish or Commit to the Moratorium

John Baimba Sesay Countries the world over continue to make great strides in abolishing the death penalty.  The AU as a body has seen greater strides in recent years.  For…

Eye on SierraEye

Readers, The last couple of months have been intriguing. Amidst rising political tensions, we witnessed another round of talks on national cohesion between the President and the leadership of the…

Markmuday’s Rise to Stardom

Ophaniel Gooding Though the name Nelson Idrissa Kargbo might not ring a bell, with the name Markmuday, reputation precedes.  Last year the National Entertainment Award (NEA) awarded Markmuday as the…

Banking Sector, the solution is digital

Economy Banking Sector, the solution is digital John Baimba Sesay The Bank of Sierra Leone has a critical role in ensuring an improved regulatory framework more so in providing effective…

Is the Lebanese Envoy Abusing Her Diplomatic Status?

By Our Diplomatic Correspondent The world over, nations enter into diplomat ties to strengthen their lines of cooperation not just at the levels of government to government, but in other…