By Sophie Edwards. Credit Devex WASHINGTON — Politicians, business leaders and a former top United States defense official have made a passionate case for maintaining one of President Barack Obama’s flagship programs — the Young African Leadership Initiative — which is likely to be cut back under the administration of President Donald Trump. They spoke as 1,000 young people from across … Continue reading The fight to maintain Obama’s program for young African leaders.
By Foday Kamara. Sierra Leone has unveiled a new map showing the latest geographical boundaries in the country. Some 41 de-amalgamated chiefdoms have been created adding to the current 149, in a move the government has said is meant to right a historical wrong. Most of the de-amalgamated chiefdoms are found in the Northern Region … Continue reading NEW MAP OF SIERRA LEONE UNVEILED.
Salone Stories will be accepting essays from Sierra Leoneans who meet the criteria stated below on the topic "The Role of political parties towards avoiding election violence and ensuring a peaceful electoral process in the 2018 General Elections" from the 9th August to 26th August 2017. Essays should be submitted within deadline to firstname.lastname@example.org ELIGIBILITY Must … Continue reading SALONE STORIES ESSAY COMPETION