“The Use of Child Labour in Mining Is Unacceptable”-Sierra Leone Minerals Policy 2018: Is It Working?

By Sayoh Kamara Moves to save and protect the Sierra Leonean child from the hazards of child labour especially in the mining sector have been at the centre stage of…

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…

Agriculture:

Food Self Sufficiency, Beyond the Political Rhetoric Sierra Leone’s economy is reliant on the agricultural sector which, by 2014, had contributed about 47.9 percent to Gross Domestic Product. It employs…