Blog Archives

Gallery

Domestic Violence Poses Grave Dangers to Women in Sierra Leone

This gallery contains 8 photos.

One of the most common questions people ask of women who endure domestic violence, is “why do they stay with their abusive husbands or partners? Two recent cases in Sierra Leone provide answers to this question. One woman is dead … Continue reading

Gallery

MISS SIERRA LEONE 2018: IN DEFENCE OF OUR CONTESTING GIRLS

This gallery contains 3 photos.

Watching the video of the “Questions and Answers” portion of the recent Miss Sierra Leone 2018 beauty pageant was so painful, I had to watch it in small doses. Because of the love in my heart for each and every … Continue reading

Gallery

SALONE ELECTIONS 2018:THE MAKING OF A DEMIGOD

This gallery contains 4 photos.

Regardless of who wins the March 27, 2018 presidential runoff in Sierra Leone (Salone), a demigod will be sworn in on inauguration day. After spending five weeks in Salone and observing activities at the height the 2018 election campaign season, … Continue reading

Gallery

Salone Cabinet Ministers: Are they STAKEHOLDERS or STICK-HOLDERS?

This gallery contains 3 photos.

In a recent post on social media, one group of Sierra Leoneans who had scheduled a meeting for dialogue on social issues were criticized for inviting cabinet ministers and other unelected officials. Some of the ministers invited were widely viewed … Continue reading

Gallery

WAKE UP SALONE YOUTH: YOU ARE BEING “KICKED NOT STUMBLED OVER” BY POLITICIANS

This gallery contains 7 photos.

General elections are slated to take place in Sierra Leone on March 7, 2018. The whole country is abuzz now with an onslaught of candidates crawling out of the woodwork. Several of the 2018 contenders are hoping to become standard-bearers … Continue reading

Gallery

A message for Hawa Kamara: Miss Universe, Sierra Leone 2016.

This gallery contains 3 photos.

You were given the cause to post a video in response to the pornographic video put out on social media to malign you. Keep smiling girl, it looks good on you!! Without seeing the maligning video, it is nonetheless obvious … Continue reading

Gallery

Giant Diamond Found in Sierra Leone: Jubilation or Tribulation?

This gallery contains 2 photos.

The biggest news out of Sierra Leone for the past couple of days has been the discovery of a giant diamond, which the Sierra Leone State House describes as a  706 carat diamond. This precious stone was found by a … Continue reading