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Monthly Archives: June 2015

THE BAR ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE STATEMENT BY FRANKLYN BAI KARGBO, ATTORNEY GENERAL AND MINISTER OF JUSTICE-PROTOCOLS

Judicial Correspondence, Freetown June 11th- 12th June, 2015 Let me start by congratulating the Sierra Leone Bar Association on the choice of a fitting theme for this conference. It is not all the time that we as lawyers take pleasure to put aside our very busy schedules and in some selfish way bring to a halt a whole system of justice for a moment of introspection, camaraderie, socialization and renewal of friendship. But that is the distinction of our profession and it is an inconvenience we as a Government are proud and happy to tolerate. Let me therefore seize this …continue reading

President Koroma Champions Common African Position on UN Security Council Reform

By State House Communications Unit June 14, 2015 Since the African Union Committee of Ten Heads of State and Government (C-10) on United Nations Security Council Reform presented its last report to the 24th Ordinary Session of the African Union Assembly on 30th January 2015, the Committee has continued to engage in the intergovernmental negotiations (IGN) in New York as well as intensified efforts in advocating, canvassing and promoting the Common African Position. The C-10 also intensified its efforts to reach out at the highest political levels to galvanize the necessary political will in support of the Common African Position …continue reading