COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Constitutional Republic
Current President: Julius Maada Bio
Population: 6,624,933 (2020)
Land Size: 71,740 sq km (27,669 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Wed - Feb 24, 2021: Man Gets 15yrs for Impregnating Stepdaughter - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[Concord] Frederick Davies, who happens to be the stepfather of a 15 years old sexual penetration victim was on Wednesday, 17th February, 2021, convicted and sentenced to fifteen years imprisonment for abusing the girl.
- Wed - Feb 24, 2021: Statistics Briefs MPs On Mid-Term Housing Census - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[Concord] Senior officials from Statistics Sierra Leone have briefed Members of the Development and Planning Committee on the forth coming mid-term housing and population census and to also secure the willingness of all parliamentarians to participate in the process at all times.
- Wed - Feb 24, 2021: Njala University, Welthungerhilfe Signs MOU to Develop an Organic Certification Module At Safs - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[Concord] Njala University has on Friday 12th February 2021 signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Welthungerhilfe courtesy of the SLE-1070 ADORE Project for the development of an Organic Agriculture and Certification program at Njala University.
- Wed - Feb 24, 2021: Wife Faces High Court for Killing Husband - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[Concord] One N'tuma Mansaray Nee Bangura, a medical nurse, has commenced trial in the Freetown High Court for allegedly stabbing and killing her husband, Corporal Mahmoud Mansaray RSLAF 18181984 of the Joint Medical Unit, 34 Military Hospital.
- Wed - Feb 24, 2021: IHRDA Schools Human Rights Defenders - AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone
[Concord] The Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA), on Tuesday, February 16, has concluded a three-day training workshop for various human rights organisations across the country.