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UNDP RELIEVES MOYAMBA CORRECTIONAL CENTRE OF WATER TROUBLES

By Chief Officer Nannah Sesay (Deputy National PRO, SLCS)   The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) handed over a solar powered bore hole to the Moyamba Correctional Centre, on Tuesday 25th of May 2021. Stepping in the shoes of the Director General, the Director of Regional Services Mrs. Salamatu Kohyee Bangura said the SLCS and […]

TST LEAD TABLES GOING- FORWARD POLICIES TO SLCS MANAGEMENT

The Technical Support Team Lead, Sierra Leone Correctional Service- Colonel David Ngaujah has presented new policies on recruitment, promotion, ranking structure, among others to the decision making body of the Sierra Leone Correctional Service. This was done in his office situated in former Special Court Complex, Jomo Kenyatta road, New England Ville. He said recruitment […]

Gov’t Extends Term for SLCS DG

The Government of Sierra Leone has extended Mr. Joseph Lamboi’s term in office as the Director General of the Sierra Leone Correctional Service by a year. This decision was unanimously reached by members of the SLCS’ council which is chaired by His Excellency the Vice President- Dr. Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh. The rationale for the decision, […]

UNDP Doles out Phones to Correctional Centres

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has supplied closed- user-group mobile phones to the Sierra Leone Correctional Service. The phones have been credited with vouchers which will last for one month, according to Walter Neba Esq.- Rule of Law Specialist- UNDP. He added that the mobile company will refill the phones with credits that will […]

Hon. Justice Miatta Samba Gives Hand- washing Kits to Correctional Centres

On Tuesday 14th April 2020, Honourable Justice Miatta Samba donated 9 hands- free 200 litres Milla tanks, among other sanitary kits, to some Correctional Centres, to help keep Covid- 19 away from inmates and officers. There are 21 Correctional Centres in the country, but the centres which will receive the kits include: Pademba road, Male […]

CORRECTIONS OFFICERS LECTURED ON HOW TO KEEP COVID- 19 OUT OF THEIR FACILITIES

Officers- in- charge of facilities and sections at the Sierra Leone Correctional Service (SLCS) have been capacitated on how to ensure that Covid- 19 is kept out of Correctional Centres. Mr. Dennis Harman, who is the Deputy Director General of the SLCS, said that officers should realize that “our clients” are the inmates, emphasising that […]