Category Archives: From the Ground: Program Updates from Sierra Leone

Regular updates on what’s happening with Fambul Tok on the ground in Sierra Leone

Kongbora welcomes People’s Planning Process

Paramount Chief Alfred Saidu Ndomawa Banya together with chiefdom stakeholders has welcomed the inception of the People’s Planning Process(PPP) in Kongbora chiefdom,Moyamba district.   The event took place at the chiefdom headquarter town of Bauya on August 11,2018. In his … Continue reading

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Traditional leaders renew pledge to raise domestic revenue

The Inclusive District Committee(IDC) in Moyamba on Tuesday June 19,2018 called a meeting inviting all Paramount Chiefs,Councilors and community representatives to look at successes,challenges and the way forward for the next one year. Explaining the purpose of such gathering,Development and … Continue reading

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Kailahun Inclusive District Committee reconcile APC, SLPP

The Kailahun Inclusive District Peace and Development Committee, has as one of the mandates to coordinate all peace and development initiatives in the district in a way that helps all existing sectors,fulfilled their purpose in providing service to communities and … Continue reading

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Sierra Leone’s 2018 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections end

  CREDIT:Mariama Kargbo Characterized by sporadic violence and hate messages the first round of elections ended with anxiety.However,the Presidential election was too close to call. Such that Marie,a peace mother in Bombali district said ‘we cannot go down this road … Continue reading

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Peace Mothers play vital roles in Sierra Leone’s 2018 elections

Fambul Tok Peace Mothers,equipped with communication skills and clear understanding of peace messages were able to convince community members to see reason not to engage in any form of violence before and even after the pronouncement of results. Havinggone through … Continue reading

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