Latest News for: Sierra leone broadcasting


Psychoactive drug made from HUMAN BONES that has seen addicts digging up GRAVES to get ...

The Daily Mail 05 Apr 2024
Sierra Leone has declared a national emergency over a psychoactive drug made from human bones ... In a nationwide broadcast yesterday, Sierra Leone's President Bio said ... In a nationwide broadcast yesterday, Sierra Leone's President Bio said.

A country that neglects its culture is bound to fail

Sierra Leone Telegraph 14 Mar 2024
Sierra Leone Telegraph ... History shows that in many spheres including broadcasting, the railway, healthcare, infrastructure, etc., Sierra Leone was one of the pioneering centres in pre and post-colonial West Africa.

100 years of radio in Africa: from propaganda to people’s power

Auburnpub dot com 12 Feb 2024
In east Africa, radio was first introduced in Kenya in 1927 and in west Africa to Sierra Leone in 1934 ... colonies – The Gambia, Sierra Leone, Gold Coast (now Ghana) and Nigeria – marked a turning point.

Niger coup leaders sign transition papers

Taipei Times 15 Dec 2023
Niger broadcaster Tele Sahel reported that Dussey would return to Niamey in January with his counterpart from Sierra Leone, Timothy Kabba.

Niger coup leaders agree to transition terms - Togo mediator

Eye Witness News 15 Dec 2023
According to Niger's broadcaster, Tele Sahel, mediator Dussey will return to Niamey in January with his counterpart from Sierra Leone, Timothy Kabba.

Another attempted coup in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Telegraph 26 Nov 2023
Sierra Leone Telegraph ... Attempts at unseating Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio ... The Sierra Leone Broadcasting Corporation is believed to be under siege and has stopped broadcasting.

United States starts implementing visa restrictions

Blitz 01 Sep 2023
Reimer criticized the election conduct in a local radio interview whose broadcast was disrupted when Sierra Leone’s information minister showed up at the station and demanded the right to react.

Sierra Leonean Electoral Body Declares ‘Partial Results’, Incumbent Ahead  

This Day 27 Jun 2023
... under their watch in Sierra Leone.”   ... Last night, President Bio made a public broadcast to the people of Sierra Leone, following the announcement of partial results that put him ahead.

Cotton Tree is Dead: Unknown-May 2023: In..Memoriam

The Patriotic Vanguard 09 Jun 2023
... of the country's national broadcaster, the Sierra Leone Broadcasting Service; he founded and directed the Sierra Leone National Dance Troupe, which he led to international fame and recognition.

Sierra Leone journalist Alie Melvin Tokowa beaten while filming political dispute

CPJ 10 Apr 2023
On March 28, a group of about seven people kicked, choked, and beat Tokowa, manager of radio broadcaster FOP 89.7FM Moyamba, as he attempted to cover an event by the ruling Sierra Leone People’s Party ...

Nominations Sent to the Senate

The White House 07 Mar 2023
... and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Sierra Leone.

President Bio tells the media –  “Stay with me, stay the course and let us ...

Sierra Leone Telegraph 11 Dec 2022
Sierra Leone Telegraph ... Sierra Leone, however, is moving in the other direction ... In fact, in the 2022 Press Freedom rankings, Sierra Leone has performed better than Ghana, Kenya, Senegal, Nigeria, Rwanda and many others.

The Death of A Presidential Spokesman –Professor Septimus Moiwo Kaikai

The Patriotic Vanguard 05 Dec 2022
... until the end of the Kabbah presidency in 2007, before he was appointed Chair of the Board of Directors of the newly incorporated Sierra Leone Broadcasting Corporation by President Ernest Bai Koroma.

Sierra Leonean authorities fine, suspend licenses of Star broadcasters

CPJ 13 Sep 2022
In mid-August, Sierra Leone’s broadcast media regulator, National Telecommunications Commission, suspended the licenses of privately owned broadcasters Star Radio and Star TV for over two weeks and ...