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11 Inmates Graduate from UniMak

  For the first time in the history of offender management in Sierra Leone, eleven (11) inmates at the Makeni Correctional Centre have graduated from the University of Makeni, on Saturday 22nd February, 2019. They have graduated with a twin certificate in Community Development Studies & Entrepreneurship. The modules offered included: Information Technology, Agriculture, and […]

SLFA Gives Ten Million Leones and Sporting Kits to Inmates

By Ishmail Kelfallah (SLCS Sports PRO)   On Thursday 20th February 2020, the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) donated the sum of Le 10,000,000 and some sporting kits to inmates at the Pademba Road Correctional Centre, in Freetown. It is a tradition of the SLFA to implement corporate philanthropy on those who need one, according […]

Bonthe Gets Boat

      Picturesque 12-02-2020 The Bonthe Correctional Centre gets new board- carved- boat. The importance of the boat cannnot be overstated, according to Mr. Joseph Lamboi, Director General of the Sierra Leone Correctional Service. He said in the past, Bonthe Centre used to spend a lot of money on ferrying its inmates’ and officers’ […]

SLCS HOLDS 2019 AUDIT READINESS WORK SHOP

  The Sierra Leone Correctional Service held its 2019 Audit- readiness- workshop, on Thursday 6th February 2020 at its Conference Hall, former Special Courts Complex, New England Ville, Freetown. The Director General of the SLCS- Mr. Joseph Lamboi, who was the first speaker of the session, emphasised on procurement processes and how funds are spent, […]

Joe Lamboi Urges Officers to be Committed

The Director General of the Sierra Leone Correctional Service on Friday 7th February, urged officers to be “committed” as the President of Sierra Leone has declared this year as the “year of delivery” of which the SLCS is not an exception. He emphasised that he will not entertain lazy behaviour from officers. The DG advised […]

Joe Lamboi Inspires Inmates

The Director General of the Sierra Leone Correctional Service- Mr. Jospeh Lamboi has encouraged inmates not to give up in life on account of their imprisonment. This inspiring speech was made on Thursday 6th February, 2020, while observing the “Black History Month Celebration” at the SLCS’ conference hall, former Special Courts Complex, Freetown. The day […]

Correctional Service Spreads Psychosocial Counselling

  In the opening week of the year 2020, the Sierra Leone Correctional Service deployed Psychosocial- Counselling to six Corrections Facilities outside Freetown (Western Area Urban), with funds provided by the United Nations Development Programme and the International Bureau of Narcotics and Law Enforcement. The Centres to which the practice has been spilled include: Waterloo […]