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Imported eggs now determine our local price-Poultry Farmer cries

Frederick Hanciles of Florick Agricultural Enterprise in Gloucester has complained of how  imported eggs are determining the price of locally produced eggs. “Our price is...

Govt. spends more on General Public Services – BAN

A compressed revenue analysis has observed that on a month by month basis the general public services is where government is spending more money...

Govt. spent Le147bn more than revenue collected in Q1

In the first quarter (Q1) of 2020 (January to April) government has spent Le147 billion more than it has collected from domestic revenue. According to...

COVID-19 dents NRA’s 2020 Q1 revenue collection

The National Revenue Authority (NRA) collected more revenue (Le 58.4 billion) in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019 than they did in 2020 over...

Salone women-owned SMEs to benefit from IsDB program

The Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) has last week announced its third funding allocation of $49.3 Million which is expected to benefit over 15,000...

Port Loko mini stadium can host 5,000

Alie Badara Tarawallie, the SLFA ex-officio popularly known as Bebeto, has said the Port Loko mini stadium with its single stand pavilion can host...

“I am prepared to work for my country” – Musu Pele

Former national senior female captain, Musu Pele Bangura, who has been appointed Team Manager of the U-20 female team, said she is prepared and...

“Our aim is to promote the football team to the Premier League” – George...

Chief Superintendent of Correctional Services, George R. Coker has said their aim is to qualify the male correctional services football team to the Sierra...

Pirates attack Chinese fishing vessel at Freetown anchorage

A Chinese longliner SHENGHAI2 was attacked by armed persons early in the morning hours of Friday 21st August 2020 on Freetown anchorage.  According to...

“Gov’t gender, social inclusion response to COVID-19 is poor” – Maintains

One of the seven key findings and recommendations of a recent rapid study on the COVID-19 response in Sierra Leone by DFID-funded operational research...
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