PRESS RELEASE: GLOBAL WOMENICE SUMMIT 2021

PRESS RELEASE GLOBAL WOMENICE SUMMIT 2021 In our International Women’s Month, we celebrate the Global Womenice Summit 2021 organized by the Womenice foundation, whose motto is “Female Leadership is the New Normal in the COVID Era”, in which the main goal is to get you involved, get you inspired, get you engaged and get you empowered through debates and sharing…

March 15, 2021
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UBA SIERRA LEONE CONCLUDES MAIDEN EDITION OF THE UBA FOUNDATION NATIONAL ESSAY COMPETITION

Hafeez Othman Taqi and Jesse Nicky Kamara of Sierra Leone Grammar School and Christina M’Ewem of the Annie Walsh Memorial School whisk home Scholarships worth $10,000 from the 2020 UBA Foundation National Essay Competition.     On Saturday 19th December 2020, three pupils two (2) from the Sierra Leone Grammar School and one (1) from the…

December 23, 2020
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UBA FOUNDATION & MOBSSE LAUNCHES THE NATIONAL ESSAY COMPETITION (NEC)

Government of Sierra Leone Ministry of Basic and Senior Secondary Education (MBSSE) New England, Freetown and United Bank for Africa Foundation (UBAF) PRESS RELEASE November 13th, 2020 National Essay Competition The Ministry of Basic and Senior Secondary Education (MBSSE) and the United Bank for Africa Foundation (UBAF) today launch a National Essay Competition for SSS3…

November 16, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL CHILD: THE KADI SESAY GIRLS SECONDARY SCHOOL CREATES A BIG SOLUTION FOR EDUCATION IN SIERRA LEONE

_Port Loko, Northern Province, Sierra Leone: Thursday 8 October 2020_ The  Kadi Sesay Girls Secondary School, was formally opened by The President of Sierra Leone; H.E Julius Maada Bio. This laudable venture bridges a generational divide between education and development in Sierra Leone.  The state of the art facility was funded and built by Mercury…

October 11, 2020
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THE INAUGURAL NASIRU DEEN TEJAN-COLE MOOT COURT COMPETITION GETS HIGH PRAISE

Historical events do not just go away! They set the stage for excellence and good practice. Moot Court Competition in Sierra Leone? Unbelievable right? We thought the same and had to go past the raving reviews on twitter to delve deeper into the simulated court experience. Sierra Leone’s first Director of Public Prosecutions, Nasiru Deen…

September 19, 2020
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THE PLACE SUPPORTS THINKING PINK BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION DURING BREAST CANCER AWARENESS IN SIERRA LEONE

Breast cancer is the most frequent cancer among women, impacting 2.1 million women each year, and also causes the greatest number of cancer-related deaths among women. In 2018, it is estimated that 627,000 women died from breast cancer – that is approximately 15% of all cancer deaths among women. Sierra Leone premier beach resort, The Place Resort at Tokeh supported breast cancer awareness this…

October 28, 2019
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22 STEM GIRL AMBASSADORS : EMPOWERED WITH PUBLIC SPEAKING SKILLS!

Since 2016 STEM Women has been recruiting primary school female students who have expressed an interest in STEM careers to be mentees of the organization. The organization launched the STEM Girl Ambassador program in order to put these mentees in leadership positions wherein they are tasked with the responsibility of helping the organization to encourage…

May 13, 2019
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MEET SIERRA LEONE’S YOUTH AMBASSADORS – 2018/2019

We are very pleased to announce that our Founder and Publisher; Ariana Oluwole  and other Sierra Leonean trail blazers were awarded as Sierra Leone’s 100 Most Influential Youths and Ambassadors by FePYoCAN in collaboration with the Government of Sierra Leone through the Ministry of Youth Affairs and the National Youth Commission (NaYCom) The Federation of Patriotic…

May 10, 2019
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MASADA WASTE TRANSFORMERS -TURNS WASTE INTO OPPORTUNITIES

In Sierra Leone as in many other developing countries, the citizens struggle with waste collection best practices. In 2013, Sierra Leoneans excitedly welcomed the services of  Masada , a waste management company with aspirations to convert waste to energy. Since then, the company has become a household name in handling waste management issues and supporting…

May 10, 2019
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THE IZELIA EXPERIENCE: CELEBRATING AND PROMOTING SIERRA LEONEAN HERITAGE

The IZELIA Experience (TIE) *A 3 Day Gara Tie & Die Fiesta* 5th – 7th April 2019 A beautiful dream became an idea which in turn became a plan. That plan was to be an event that promoted how our past and where we are now as a people can influence and shape what we…

April 23, 2019
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