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Fears grow for the failing health of Sierra Leone’s opposition politician Kamarainba

Sierra Leone Telegraph 19 Aug 2021
Sierra Leone Telegraph ... Many in Sierra Leone believe that the ADP Party leader is being treated like a convict even though section 23(4) of the 1991 constitution of Sierra Leone grants presumption of innocence until proven guilty by the courts ... This is pathetic and disgraceful for our entire justice system in Sierra Leone.

Former Health Minister may go to Supreme Court

Sierra Express Media 07 Aug 2021
By all indications the appellant in the matter before the Sierra Leone Court of Appeals, Miatta Kargbo, former Minister of Health in the previous APC administration of ex-President Ernest Bai Koroma, may   appeal against the decision of the Court of Appeal to the Supreme Court of Sierra Leone.

Murder trial in Sweden could shine unsavory light on Iran’s new President

Indian Express 31 Jul 2021
“The trial is extremely important for breaking the cycle of impunity from Iran to elsewhere for officials accused of serious human rights violations,” said Shadi Sadr, a prominent human rights lawyer in London ... The report was prepared by a British lawyer who was the head of an international tribunal on Sierra Leone’s civil war.

Truth vs Technicality in Sierra Leone Court of Appeals

Sierra Express Media 21 Jul 2021
Sierra Leone legal scholars have intimated that Sierra Leone’s Court of Appeals has provision for a motion for leave to adduce fresh evidence under Order 27 of the Court of Appeal rules of 1985 ... The ambulances were duly purchased and sent to Sierra Leone’.

Revised funeral and obituary announcements for late Mrs. Sylvia Editha Jolliminah Blyden

Sierra Leone Telegraph 03 Jul 2021
Sierra Leone Telegraph ... May Adebi-Williams in Sierra Leone, Mrs Oseh Nicol and Mrs Henrietta Pratt in London ... The Mammah Family of Gloucester Village, The Edward Wilmot Blyden Family of Virgin Islands, Liberia and Sierra Leone, the Lightfoot-Taylors, Lawyer Chukuemeka Taylor, Mr.

Dr. Paul Tengbe passes on at 71

The Patriotic Vanguard 30 Jun 2021
Dr Paul Tengbe (pictured) was born in 1950 and started his education at the Methodist primary school in Segbwema (eastern Sierra Leone) where his father was Headmaster. He attended the Methodist Secondary School Kailahun, then proceeded to the Bo School and then to Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone.

Sierra Leone’s former attorney General and minister of justice Eke Halloway has died in Freetown

Sierra Leone Telegraph 27 Jun 2021
Sierra Leone Bar Association. Sierra Leone Telegraph ... On Wednesday 12th December 2018, Parliament of Sierra Leone unanimously approved the appointment of the ruling SLPP party’s legal adviser – lawyer Eke Ahmed Halloway, by the president, as the country’s chairman of the Anti-Corruption Commission Advisory Board.

How we can reclaim the strength of Sierra Leone?

The Patriotic Vanguard 27 Jun 2021
How we can reclaim the strength of Sierra Leone?. Speech Delivered by Francis Ben Kaifala, Commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission of the Republic of Sierra Leone, at the Canadian College of Modern Technology, Mile 91 at 24th June, 2021 ... Citizens of Sierra Leone have for a long time enjoyed religious freedom and tolerance.

Late Mrs Sylvia Editha Jolliminah Blyden will be laid to rest on Wednesday 7th July ...

Sierra Leone Telegraph 26 Jun 2021
The Mammah Family of Gloucester Village, The Edward Wilmot Blyden Family of Virgin Islands, Liberia and Sierra Leone, the Lightfoot-Taylors, Lawyer Chukuemeka Taylor, Ladipo and Agnes Bockarie, Mr.

The world in brief

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 17 Jun 2021
lawyer now court's chief prosecutor ... Khan, a 51-year-old English lawyer, experience in international courts as a prosecutor, investigator and defense attorney ... FILE - In this Monday, June 4, 2007 file photo, lawyer Karim Khan adjust his headphones in the courtroom of the Special Court for Sierra Leone in The Hague, the Netherlands.

A big salute to Sierra Leone’s Central Bank Governor Professor Kallon

Sierra Leone Telegraph 14 Jun 2021
A sitting Judge can hold the Office of President of the Appeals Court of Sierra ... And from experience, I don’t see any political lawyer yet, that would bring about the reforms that Sierra Leone needs at this crucial time – in the Judiciary or the country in general.

Rodney Michael bows out of SLFA contest

The Patriotic Vanguard 04 Jun 2021
Fellow Sierra Leoneans wherever you are in Sierra Leone or in the diaspora, ... As God would have it, and thanks to my Lawyers Paolo Torchetti in Spain and assisted by Abdul Karim Koroma in Sierra Leone, the CAS Panel of Judges, the decision on Thursday 3rd June 2021 declared me eligible and clarified that I had not violated any FIFA Code of Ethics.

Sierra Leone has lost one of its finest legal minds – says Chief Justice Edwards

Sierra Leone Telegraph 28 May 2021
Sierra Leone Telegraph ... Sierra Leone’s Chief Justice, Desmond Babatunde Edwards yesterday said that the death of Justice Dr ... Speaking on behalf of the Sierra Leone Bar Association, Lawyer Francis Gabidon said that the late Justice Dr.

NHRC chair appears before TRRC

The Point 21 May 2021
At times the chief was very angry and said I would be deported to Sierra Leone or Nigeria.”. Lawyer Joof stated that the file was also taken to High Court, adding he was called by the Commissioner, Bai Ousman Secka to have a conversation with him ... At some point, there was an attempt to burn the radio and assassinate Lawyer Ousman Sillah.