African TV




Lawyers - Legal Representation






Archives

April 2014
M T W T F S S
« Mar    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930  

Page added on August 7, 2012

Ex Combatants Promise to Strike Again

Ex Combatants Promise to Strike Again thumbnail

Latest reports reaching this press stat that ex-combatants who some time last week beat up the Minister of Defence, Retired Major Alfred Paolo Conteh, have begun marauding passengers’ vehicles in the East part of Freetown.

According to reports the ex-combatants have promised to attack innocent civilians in a nationwide campaign spree starting from the East Part of Waterloo if their arrested colleagues under police custody are not released. Sources also say that the ex-combatants promised to continue their relentless struggle until their monies are given to them by the government.

When Sierra Express Media reporter contacted the local unit commander of the Waterloo Police Divisional Headquarters over the alleged threat, Superintendent Edmond Issa Conteh, that he is aware of this threat and said his division is already putting measures in place to forestall all plans by these wounded in action ex-combatants.

 The superintendent goes on to assure that his division would not sit idly by to allow this threat bear fruit, he said he is aware that there is an ongoing saga between the state and ex-combatant over monies due them but said that does not give them the right to strike terror to innocent people; he said further if there is any grievances such should be channelled to the appropriate authorities.

Also Operation Officer at the Waterloo Police Division, Assistant Superintendent of Police, Daniel Bongroh, said patrol teams are already monitoring activities during the day and night. He goes on to warn the ex-combatants to stay out of trouble or risk facing the long arm of the law.

Stay with Sierra Express Media, for your trusted place in news!


© 2012, Sierra Express Media. All rights reserved.

Share


Comments are closed.




RELATED STORIES

Search This Site



LATEST NEWS HEADLINES

ALSO IN THE NEWS

Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko opens its doors to guests thumbnail Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko opens its doors to guests

On Tuesday April 15th, the Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko Hotel, Freetown opened its doors after a complete refurbishment which focused on stylish and spacious interiors and a welcoming atmosphere. Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko is Sierra Leone’s first 5-star hotel and achieving those sort of standards has taken time and the entire refurbishment of the building […]

Share

MORE STORIES

No Doctors at Connaught Hospital thumbnail No Doctors at Connaught Hospital

HAVE YOUR SAY

HAVE YOUR SAY Share you views: What would you like to see more/less of on Sierra Express Media? Send us your ideas and include your name and the area you are writing from.

Our New Website Has a More Efficient Layout

Our New Website Has a More Efficient Layout We invite you to give us your feedback

MORE NEWS HEADLINES