Journalist Mahmud Tim Kargbo arrested for “annoying” police official
Recent articles in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone President Julius Maada Bio has signed the amended Public Order Act 1965, which effectively repeals the 55-year-old seditious libel section that criminalised free speech.

The MFWA embarks on a programme to enhance the digital literacy of women and training around advocacy for women’s online rights in Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

Sierra Leone’s Parliament has repealed an outdated and repressive 1965 law that criminalised libel and sedition.