47 year old Sadia Sisay is a Sierra Leonean-born British entrepreneur who moved to the UK from Sierra Leone at 16, trained as a cancer nurse and worked in the pharmaceutical industry until 2008 when she left and decided start her own business, becoming the proud founder of beingU.
An ECOWAS supported telecommunication project has been handed over to Sierra Leone for further implementation as the country seeks to build its telecommunication network after the civil strife.
Sierra Leone is on course for an upgraded electricity network thanks to an $11 million project which concentrated on transmission, distribution and generation.
47 year old Sadia Sisay is a Sierra Leonean born British woman who believes that who people are is more important than what they have done.
Sierra Leone is set to have a new passenger terminal building and a rehabilitated runaway at the Roberts International Airport following a groundbreaking ceremony by the country’s president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
Dutch airline Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij (KLM) has confirmed that it will start operating its flights to Freetown, Sierra Leone and Monrovia in Liberia at the start of the new 2017 summer schedule.
The government of Sierra Leone is contemplating removing subsidies on all petroleum products according to the National Petroleum Regulatory Agency.
AOG announces that it has transferred 75.1% ownership of Addax Bioenergy, its sugarcane bioethanol and renewable electricity operation in Makeni, Sierra Leone, to a group of investors led by Sunbird Bioenergy Africa Limited.
Three African Renewable Energy Projects Announced as Winners of the USD7m Access Co-Development Facility Prize
Three projects from Nigeria, Madagascar, and Sierra Leone, fought off fierce competition from almost 100 entries to win a share of US$7million prize. The prize also includes a package of technical support designed to bring their renewable energy projects to life.
One of Nigerian major carriers, Med-View Airline, has unveiled plans to make its Accra, Ghana operations, which it launched in September 2014.
Solar Park Freetown Project: Sierra Leone has made a number of critical steps to commence the implementation of the Solar
The Government of Sierra Leone represented by the Ministry of Energy/Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 09, 2016 is pleased to announce that Sierra Leone has made a number of critical steps to commence the implementation of the Solar Park Freetown Project.
Orange and Bharti Airtel International have signed an agreement leading to Orange’s acquisition of Airtel’s operations in Burkina Faso and Sierra Leone.
Airtel customers can now enjoy flat and affordable rates for its customers travelling across Airtel’s Africa countries, after the introduction of “One Airtel.”
Kenya Airways has been cleared by the Kenyan Government to resume direct flights to Sierra Leone and from the country to its network following a ban last year due to the breakout of the Ebola Virus Disease.
Foremost African financial institution; Guaranty Trust Bank plc reaffirmed its position as a leading global brand with the recognition of its subsidiary Bank in Sierra Leone for the 2015 Excellence & Leadership Awards organized by the Global Trade Leaders´ Club in Madrid, Spain
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today announced that it will invest $35 million in telecom operator, Africell, to support the expansion and upgrade of mobile networks in Gambia, the DRC, Sierra Leone and Uganda.
Franklyn Jumu: African Banks; Ensuring Africa’s resources work for Africa – its natural resources, its capital markets and its domestic revenues
Africa competes for capital with other parts of the world. A stable continent is the absolute prerequisite for this. The Banking industries mandate requires them to minimize the risks of doing business for Africans and foreign investors alike.
Kenya Airways is to resume its routine flights to Freetown on Tuesday, Sierra Leone’s Ministry of Transport and Aviation has said.
Airtel has supported N’jala University the 2nd largest University in the country to commemorate its 10th Convocation ceremony. Last year, due to the Ebola outbreak the institution could not hold this event.
As from 30 June 2015, Air France is resuming services to Freetown with three weekly frequencies from Paris-Charles de Gaulle.
Video On Demand, IPTV & e-commerce experts - Inigmah, have successfully launched in Sierra Leone as part of their aggressive African expansion.
First Bank of Nigeria Limited, a subsidiary of FBN Holdings Plc unviels FBNBank Sierra Leone, formerly registered as International Commercial Bank (ICB).
UNICEF and Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, have entered a partnership agreement to expand their collaboration across 17 countries in Africa. The partnership aims at improving Africa’s population access to health and education-related information whilst pushing forward various innovative projects supported by UNICEF.
CDC Group plc, the UK’s development finance institution, and Standard Chartered Bank have announced a risk participation agreement that will support new working capital lending of up to US$50 million to businesses in Sierra Leone.
The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Board Chairman, Tony O Elumelu, has announced the donation of $1million, to assist the fight against Ebola, currently present in three West African countries, where UBA does business: Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.
Foremost African Banking Group; Guaranty Trust Bank plc has been announced as the winner of the “2014 Product Leadership Award” at the 2014 Frost and Sullivan Excellence In Best Practices Awards Banquet that held on Thursday, 30th October, 2014 at the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort, Monaco, France.
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African Development Bank to launch further Ebola crisis response projects, this time with the AU and ECOWAS
The African Development Bank launched a mission to Burkina Faso, Nigeria and Ethiopia on Thursday, October 16 to set up further projects in its support ...