With a little over two weeks to the reopening of schools for the new academic year, the Legal Aid is bracing for an upsurge in maintenance and custody matters for children.

Published: 31 August 2018
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‘Bribery should not be entertained because it has led to preventable deaths and deprived communities and people from accessing quality and essential social services.  Citizens have been made to believe that basic social services can only be accessed when a bribe is paid' says Paramount Chief Alhaji Kandeh Paria Kawaleh II of Gbanti Chiefdom.

Published: 31 August 2018
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Six accused persons, Tungie Thomas, Emmanuel Vandi, Muctarr Duwai, Abdul Bangura, Alie Bangura and Jonathan Gilpin Macfoy, on Friday 17 August 2018 were arraigned before Magistrate Sahr Kekura of Court No. 1 at Pademba Road on three counts of receiving stolen goods contrary to Section 33 (1) of the Larceny Act 1916, conspiracy to commit a felony contrary to law, and sacrilege contrary to Section 2 of the Larceny Act 1916.

Published: 18 August 2018
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‘Being physically challenged does not exempt us from the scourge of bribery because its adverse effects do not discriminate’ says the Secretary General of Polio Persons with Disability (POPDA) Sulaiman Sixties Kamara in a sensitization meeting organized by the Northern Region Office of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC). He furthered that, the fight against bribery will largely benefit them, since they suffer extensively from the damaging consequences of the scourge.

Published: 31 August 2018
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Parliamentary Members of the Committee on Finance, and Trade and Industry of the Fifth Parliament of Sierra Leone on Tuesday 28th August 2018 engaged the Ministry of Trade and Industry on the reduction of prices of consumer commodities.

Published: 28 August 2018
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Freetown, 20 August 2018: Over 1.5 million school children are expected to benefit from the Free Quality School Education initiative at the start of the school year September.

Published: 18 August 2018
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