The Sierra Leonean online presence is growing into an exciting, entertaining and informative space – websites, blogs, Insta, Twitter, FB, YouTube, Soundcloud …
Here is just a taste (in reverse alphabetical order).
Please send us any other links to Sierra Leonean-produced online content that you recommend.
YSquare Podcast – https://soundcloud.com/ysquarepod
YSquarePod is co-hosted by Yasmin Metz-Johnson of @Yasmin_Tells & Yasmine Bilkis Ibrahim of @minabilkis. Two young s who have returned who have returned to their country of origin (Sierra Leone, West Africa) who now live & work in Freetown (the capital) offering their perspectives on life in Sierra Leone through a millennial lens.
Young in Freetown – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCAjhmPbLK2DB4OwDSGw09Q
Young Freetown is a channel set up and run by two young women who have relocated to Freetown, Sierra Leone. The channel is used discuss their journey & experiences of moving back and settling in The aim of the channel is to put Salone back on the Map and to show how beautiful the country is. Young Sierra Leoneans covering Young Sierra Leoneans.
Visit Sierra Leone – https://www.visitsierraleone.org/
A compendium of all things to do with travelling to, from and within Sierra Leone – advice, information, services, stories and more …
Swit Salone – http://www.switsalone.com/
A business, news, entertainment, fashion platform for Sierra Leoneans at home and in the diaspora.
The Republic of Sierra Leone State House – https://statehouse.gov.sl/
Comprehensive coverage of the President of Sierra Leone’s activities, speeches, state visits etc.
Poya and Plasas – https://castbox.fm/channel/Plasas-%26-Poyo-id2039851…
A podcast brought to you by three Sierra Leoneans navigating through life in Salone, discussing everything from current affairs, relationships and general chit chat. Their tag line – “This is young Salone like you have never heard before…na beacoup laugh dae ya!”
Powerwomen 232 – https://www.powerwomen232.com/
Power Women 232 is a network of women professionals in Sierra Leone, that aims to create an ecosystem of professional and entrepreneurial women who promote career advancement and leadership development.
The Official Vickie Remoe Blog – https://vickieremoe.com/
The hub for all things Vickie Remoe – one of SL’s most controversial commentators.
Kabaka Multimedia Entertainment – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7rG2CFEav_HyQwU9hBTcug/featured
KME is one of Sierra Leone’s most exciting record labels. The KME YouTube channel plays host to all KME official music videos.
Joseph Kaifala – http://www.josephkaifala.com/
Lots of interesting social and political commentary from Joseph Kaifala – a Sierra Leonean thinker, analyst and philanthropist.
Jobsearch – https://www.jobsearchsl.com/
For jobs in Sierra Leone in the private and public sector, and interesting advice and commentary on training, employment, careers advice and the jobs market.
Insight – www.insight.sl
Sierra Leone’s most authoritative business and investment platform. Analysis, interviews, profiles, op eds, videos – all on Sierra Leone’s private sector.
Innovation SL – https://www.innosl.com/
The home of disruptive, high-growth and value creating entrepreneurs in Sierra Leone.
Freetown City Council – www.fcc.gov.sl
Practical information for Freetown’s residents, the strategic plan for #TransformFreetown, events and activities and general news on the country’s capital.
Foodies Salone – http://www.foodies.sl/
Providing a resource box for all of Sierra Leone’s eatership magic.
Careers SL – http://careers.sl/
Sierra Leone’s most comprehensive online jobs portal. Job openings from every region of the country. Search and apply for job openings online. Instant job notifications to your mobile phones and emails, plus a helpful CV wizard.
Ariana Diaries – https://www.arianadiaries.com/
Ariana Oluwole enjoys sharing her experiences with people from around the world. She believes that sharing our stories is a powerful tool for inspiration. This blog catalogues a collection of narratives from like-minded people.
232 Music HQ – http://232musichq.com/
Sierra Leonean music – and lots of it.