Sierra Leone Parliament Support Freedom of Information Bill
Posted by on Nov 13, 2010, 03:43
Members of the Honourable House of Parliament in Sierra Leone have overwhelmingly supported the Freedom of Information bill in a workshop held on Wednesday 10th November 2010 at the Committee room No. 1 during the pre-legislative seating
An Open Letter to President Ernest Koroma Please Rescue Capt. Valentine Strasser
Posted by Donald Georgestone California on Jul 28, 2010, 21:11
The deteriorating condition of a former Head of State of Sierra Leone and a former military Officer , Capt . Valentine Strassar, who went to the battle field to save the peaceful people of the
|Valentine Strasser....Was Not A Bad Guy|
Republic of Sierra Leone is on the Internet, and it is seen all over the world
Who In Sierra Leone Will Tell President Ernest Koroma The Truth?
Posted by on May 12, 2010, 01:37
Last week, both the Sierra Leone Peoples’ Party, SLPP tabloid, The Unity, and the Standard Times reported how the Executive Director of the country’s Maritime Administration, Mr. Philip S. J. Lukuley, has left his place of work to campaign for the ruling All peoples’ Congress party
Independent Media Commission Vs Philip Neville.....A Case Of When The Cat’s Away (Part 2)
Posted by on Aug 5, 2009, 11:25
So many unpalatable things happened in the absence of the Executive Editor of the Standard Times Newspaper. Words were used to describe his personality and not the establishment created to transmit messages to the public. The inability of the Independent Media Commissioners to separate personality from the newspapers as a medium was evidently clear in the press statement, which is a clear indication of poor administrative
Independent Media Commission Vs Philip Neville.....A Case Of When The Cat’s Away
Posted by on Aug 3, 2009, 12:36
It was on the newspapers, the radio stations that the Proprietor, Publisher and Executive Editor of the Standard Times Newspaper has been fined Le 500,000 by the Independent Media Commission (IMC) in a matter between the Opposition SLPP and the Standard Times Press. That the Commission found him guilty of publishing articles that were inaccurate and incorrect which was discovered to be unprofessional.
From The Editor’s Desk....Sierra Leone After Independence: 48 Years of Backwardness and Retrogression?
Posted by on Apr 26, 2009, 12:37
On April 27th 1961 Sierra Leone, as a nation was declared independent of external rule, many believed it was for the best interest of Sierra Leoneans, but after forty-eight years, it is apparent that the paradise we had dreamed of remains far fetched
Thanks And Apprreciation To Our Readers in Sierra Leone and Beyond......Happy Holidays
Posted by Joe Sawan on Dec 24, 2008, 20:39
Standard Times has been an integral part of the media landscape for over a decade and during that time, the organization has earned the unflinching support of many readers, business enterprises, non governmental organizations and a variety of international institutions. Standard Times is most grateful and appreciative of the quality and quantity of support that the organization has received from its numerous readers and supporters
Sierra Leoneans From North To South,East To West “ We Are One Family” Time To Unite
Posted by on May 1, 2008, 12:53
That this country, called Sierra Leone has a very rich socio-cultural heritage is absolutely indisputable. Sierra Leoneans are not generally known to be warlike. As a matter of fact, they are a tolerant and accommodating people. Even Bai Bureh’s “Hut Tax” war, which was the equivalent of the American “Boston Tea Party” and Thomas Paine’s famous assertion of “no taxation without representation stance and almost all of the internal conflicts that have afflicted the country
|CMS Grammar School was founded 1845 in Freetown embraced Sierra Leoneans from east to west..north to south|
Poverty And Poverty Alleviation Strategies In Sierra Leone
Posted by on Jan 18, 2008, 14:11
Despite the growing volume of literature on the subject of poverty, there continues to be no consensus on the definition of the phenomenon. Nor is there even an agreement on whether poverty is an economic concept or a social concept. Poverty as an economic concept uses monetary measures to measure well being of individuals.
Seasons Greeting! Seasons Greeting! Seasons Greetings!
Posted by on Dec 20, 2007, 10:49
THE MANAGEMENT AND STAFF OF STANDARD TIMES PRESS WISH OUR NUMEROUS READERS AND CONTRIBUTORS A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY AND PROSPEROUS 2008. MAY THE GOOD LORD GUIDE AND PROCTECT US ALL THROUGH OUT THE NEW YEAR. STAY BLESS!
|Happy New Year|
Time For Decision Making in Sierra Leone
Posted by on Sep 7, 2007, 13:44
Like in the life of an individual, there is always a time for decision making for every nation.For the sovereign state of Sierra Leone, there is no doubt that the time for a collective and pragmatic decision making has come.
We Implore All Sierra Leoneans….. Put Country First and Vote Wisely
Posted by on Sep 3, 2007, 16:50
Well ahead of the preparatory stage for the 11th August 2007 Presidential and Parliamentary elections, we at Standard Times took the initiative to be persistently appealing to all Sierra Leoneans about choosing the next leader after the expiration of the mandate of current government.
Civil Servants Turns To Campaigning.....Paralyzing Government Institutions
Posted by on Sep 3, 2007, 15:52
The attention of the editorial team of this press has been drawn to the activities of most government employees in our current political dispensation.There are persistent report from the various government ministries,department and agencies(MDA's) that most prominent figures have now abandoned
An Appeal To Sierra Leoneans.....Violence is Not The Answer Lets Stop Now!
Posted by on Sep 2, 2007, 07:07
Sierra Leoneans need to be persistently reminded that following the 11th August 2007 elections, the people of this nation as well as the National Electoral Commission were praised for conducting peaceful, free and fair elections.
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