Sierra Leone, 24th May, 2023: Pursuant to Section 131 (3) of the Sierra Leone Constitution 1991, Act No. 6 of 1991, His Lordship the Honourable Chief Justice Desmond Babatunde Edwards has assigned twenty-six (26) Judges of the Superior Court of Judicature to preside over the Elections Offences and Petitions CourtRead More →

Judiciary of Sierra Leone Communications, Chief Justice’s Chambers, Main Law Court Building, Freetown, 4th June 2023: Sierra Leone’s Chief Justice, His Lordship Justice Desmond Babatunde Edwards has assured the Carter Center Observation Mission to Sierra Leone that the Judiciary is prepared to expeditiously handle election offences and petitions when theyRead More →

Sierra Leone’s Judiciary has on 9th May, 2023 issued Fair Hearing Guidelines For Tribunals in tandem with Section 23(2) of the Sierra Leone 1991 Constitution, which guarantees ‘Fair Hearing’ in proceedings before any Court.  These Guidelines will be observed in cases of Tribunals to investigate public officials for misconduct. KindyRead More →