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Friday, 15 May 2020 17:36

Statement on Behalf of the IDPS

As co-chairs of the International Dialogue on Peacebuilding and Statebuilding (IDPS), the Honourable Karina Gould, Minister of International Development, and Francis Kai-Kai, Minister of Planning and Economic Development of Sierra Leone, today issued the following statement on behalf of the IDPS:

Monday, 18 May 2020 17:31

Restricting Press Freedom

Sierra Leone ?? Guild of editors raises concern with parliament for trying to restrict press freedom.
Sierra Leone Guild of Editors has expressed concern over a new directive from the clerk of parliament on criterion for journalists covering parliamentary sittings.

Salutations: Mr Chairman please allow me to stand on existing protocols.
Good morning all, I bring you greetings from the Sierra Leone Association of Journalists.
Let me recognise the presence of our three past presidents- Kelvin Lewis, Umaru Fofana, and Hon. Ibrahim Ben Kargbo.