• ACC To Invite APC Big Guns


    Sources at the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) have disclosed that the newly appointed Commissioner of the country’s anti-graft institution in pursuit of President Rtd. Brig. Julius Maada  Bio’s zero tolerance to corruption policy is set t…

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    As Profit Levels Continue To Rise Under Dr Gilpin’s Leadership… The Rise And Rise Of RCB


    By Arthur Caulker

    Rokel Commercial Bank under the dynamic leadership of the banking guru, Dr. Walton Ekundayo Gilpin has amazingly been able in the immediate past years to transform itself from a loss making to a profitable financial service provider that is the envy of other competitors.

    Reporting on the current health status of the bank, Dr. Gilpin said profit levels continue to rise and exceed estimates. As at December 2017; pretax profit stood at about Le60 billion (about US$…

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    Big Boost For Bumbuna Teachers College


    By Alhaji Mansaray

    In order to achieve his goal to ensure that Bunumbu Teachers College returns to its original location of Bunumbu, Hon Musa Lahai of the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) representing Constituency 009 in the Kailahun District, has reportedly provided one hundred (100) foam mattresses worth millions of Leones to the College. The said mattresses are currently at the college campus.

    Hon. Lahai has also provided dozens of shovels, pickaxes, head pans and food for w…

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    As Gov’t Projects 1800 MW Electricity By 2030… Big Boos For Energy Ministry


    Handing over 60 acres of land to the Seli Hydro Power Limited for the construction of Bumbuna Phase II in Dian Chiefdom in the Kionadugu Chiefdom, The Minister of Energy, Alhaji Kanja Sesay disclosed that government is working round the clock to make sure that by 2030 the country secures 1800Megawatts for electricity supply.

    The Minister also disclosed that after the completion of Bumbuna Phase II there will be 143Megawatts of electricity. He went on state that the normal capacity o…

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    Bio Throws Bombshell


    President Rtd. Brig. Julius Maada Bio at the weekend paid a thank you visit to his home village of Tihun in the Bonthe district.

    Addressing a rapt audience of his people in a mixture of his mother tongue Mende and the national lingua fra…

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    Free Education A Must -Pres. Bio


    The ‘New Direction’ administration under President Rtd. Brig. Julius Maada Bio is on course to deliver its free education flagship project starting in the 2018/2019 school year. For the project to succeed, the President has called on the citizenry to support his government and the Ministry of Basic Education to make it work.

    In improving the quality and availability of education in the country, President Bio had noted that it would go a long way in empowering the youth of this count…

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    In Complementing Government’s Effort To Actualize Free Education… Mercury Int.  Pledges Le12B To Construct Schools



    Public Relations Department, Mercury International

    The premier sports betting and lottery company, Mercury International on Thursday 9th August, 2018 presented a proposed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to the Minister of Basic Primary and Secondary Education, Mr. Alpha Osman Timbo at his New England Ville office in Freetown for the construction of 80 classroom buildings.

    The proposal is geared towards complementing Government’s effort in achieving its flagship programme w…

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    Put Young People At The Centre -States UNFPA Executive Director



    The UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Natalia Kanem has said on International Youth Day 2018 that in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and make good on their pledge to leave no one behind and to build lasting peace, the young people should not only belong to the centre of their collective efforts but should also be embraced as active partners on the journey together. Below is the statement of the UNFPA Executive Director on International Youth Day:


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    Review Executive Order -Red Cross Insists


    The Sierra Leone Red Cross Society (SLRCS) has called on the Government of Sierra Leone to review Executive Order No. 1 to enable them clear their 40ft container at the Queen Elizabeth II Quay and respond to any crisis that my occur.

    According to the SLRCS Communication Officer, Abu Bakarr Tarawalie, their operations have been negatively impacted by the Executive Order No. 1 that cancelled duty waivers on imported consignments not covered by the Vienna Convention. He said the 2012 S…

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    As NRA Boss Shifts To Top Gear… Gbalamuya Customs Post Nets Billions


    By Thomas S. Kembay

    The National Revenue Authority (NRA) Supervisor at the Gbalamuya Customs Post in Kambia District, Mr. Joseph Rogers has disclosed that since he took over the post, they have been hitting above the Le2 billion monthly target.

    In an exclusive interview with this press during the familiarization tour of customs posts around the country by the new Commissioner General, Dr. Samuel Jibao, Mr. Joseph Rogers said with team spirit, commitment and determination in fulfi…

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    APC Vs SLPP… Fire For Fire


    Very obvious is that the ruling Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP)  and the main opposition All People’s Congress (APC) do not see eye to eye, and at the slightest provocation cannot resist going for each other’s jugular vein.

    Four months after the momentous 2018 presidential elections that saw a change of power from the hands of APC to SLPP, the scathing war of words between different personaliuties and functionaries of the two parties continues unabated.

    In the latest “fire for…

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    No Witch-Hunt -Bio Says


    Since President Bio issued an executive order in July declaring that all those who owe the state money must pay within thirty days, the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has been very vigorous in bringing to account all defaulters.

    The determination of the government to recover all monies owed the state by defaulters has not gone down well in some political circles, with particularly the APC fuming that the ongoing anti-corruption drive targets only its officials that served in the f…

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    Rokel Commercial Bank… Bank With Excellence

    Logo – Meaning and Purpose
    The mountainous background with the letters RCB superimposed to demonstrate financial stability, permanence, strength and resilience.
    Mission statement
    “The mission of Rokel Commercial Bank is to provide banking and related financial services in a manner that builds strong, lasting and satisfying relationships with customers, employees, shareholders and the communities in which the bank operates.”

    Overview of RCB

    A leading financial service provider th…

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    ACCIDENT Unidentified Diseased Buried 


    One Osman Sesay, owner of trailer truck with registration number- AMW 656 which was involve in an accident with a Mercedes Benz, mini bus (‘poda-poda’) with registration number – ANV 749 at the Murray Town-Wilkinson Road interjection on the 22 of July 2018 at around 1pm that led to the death of an unknown male adult black, has said he ready to have dialogue with family members or relatives of the deceased as and when the need arises.

    He made this call last Friday, 10th August, 2018 …

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    Big Shakeup At MOHs -3 Sent Home


    By Ayodele Deen-Cole

    The Former Chief Medical Officer at the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Dr. Brima Kargbo, the Chief Nursing  Officer, Matron Hossainatu Koroma and the Director of Planning, Dr. S.A.S Kargbo have all been reportedly been officially asked by the Director of Human Resources to proceed on leave.

    According to the letter sent to the three senior officers, the move is part of the MoHS current restructuring drive across the entire Ministry.

    The restructuring pl…

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  • Publisher And Managing Editor

    The Exclusive Mining Company

    The Exclusive Mining Company is an arm of The Exclusive newspaper which also focuses to assisting investors interested in mining and who might want a credible institution to guide them within and outside Sierra Leone regarding their interest in such an enterprise. The company also provides consultancy in the areas of tourism, fishing, agriculture, among others.

    The new President of Sierra Leone, His Excellency Julius Maada Bio has assured investors that Sierra Leone is open for business. The President wa
    By Ayodele Deen Cole President Ernest Bai Koroma has recently encouraged people to make positive criticism about his government, rat
    By Ayodele Deen-Cole The Minister of Information and Communication, Mohamed Bangura has promised to continue supporting the administration o
    By Martin Wusha Conteh Presentation at the King George Memorial home In a bid to promote education for disabled children in Sie
    By Ayodele Deen Cole The President of a non profit organisation called LAWYERS, Rhoda Nuni is calling on the government to provide more loca
    By Ayodele Deen Cole The former Prime Minister of Denmark, who is now the Chief Executive Officer of Save the Children organisatio