Position Paper On “REPORT ON THE REVIEW OF THE 2017 GOVERNMENT WHITE PAPER ON THE CONSTITUTION OF SIERRA LEONE, 1991 (ACT NO.6 OF 1991)”

On Thursday, January 13, 2022, the Government of Sierra Leone published its review of the2017 White Paper issued by the previous Government on the recommendations of the JusticeCowan-led Constitutional Review…

The 2020 Audit Report: Travelgate, Embassygate, Fiscal Indiscipline and the Known Unknowns

By Hon. Kandeh K. Yumkella, Ph.D. “They will turn their ears away from the truth and turn aside to myths. But you, keep your head in all situations, endure hardship…I…

Keynote Speech for International Anti-Corruption Day 9th December By Hon. Justice Fatmatta Bintu Alhadi – Justice of The Court of Appeal of Sierra Leone

Theme: – “Women Taking Centre Stage In The Fight Against Corruption In Sierra Leone”      Mr Chairman, distinguished ladies, and gentlemen. I am honoured and   humbled to be invited…

Back to Back Mercury Wins: Bike Rider Wins 270 Million from Online Sports Bet

A bike rider in Makeni has collected 270 million leones from Mercury after making multiple sports bets on mercurybet.com. News of this win comes just a day after Musa set…

Man Makes 5000 Leones Sports Bet, Sets Record With 500 Million Leones Win

Mercury International pays a record-setting cash prize to a Sierra Leonean man who won five hundred fifty-eight million on one gambling ticket. 7 December 2021 (Freetown, Sierra Leone) – Musa…

PERSONAL GLIMPSES

THE SLPP IS ALWAYS OUT OF CONTEXT!! By: Winstanley.R.Bankole. Johnson Without attempting to play the Devil’s Advocate for Central Bank Governor Professor Kallon, I am prepared to stand out as…

Another day, another tragedy in Sierra Leone. Nearly 100 people dead. Many more injured. Property lost.

By: Chukwu-Emeka Chikezie It’s tempting to let despair sink in. Why us? I hear people asking. But we have no hope of changing our fortune until we understand the systemic…

HOW NEC AND THE GATEKEEPERS OF OUR DEMOCRACY ARE FAILING

By Basita Michael From 2002-2018, Sierra Leone witnessed peaceful transitions of power, which offered hope in a region where attempts to circumvent term limits, coups, and bloody transfer of power…

Sing 4 Justice 2021 Rules and Regulations

The contest is open to persons 18 years and above. No members of ILRAJ are permitted to participate. Theme of all songs must be about the rule of law, justice…

Ahead of COP26, highly vulnerable countries like Sierra Leone must commit to robust climate action

By Sonkita Conteh, Director, Namati Sierra Leone When parties to the Framework Convention on Climate Change meet later this month in Glasgow, Scotland, the focus will be on the whether…