NOMINATE YOUR WINNERS: NEXTE & HEIRS AFRICA AWARDS 2017

NEXTE (Heirs Africa) is a non-profit making organisation that aims to raise finance for young talented individuals who have business ideas and technological projects that help the socio-economic development of Sierra Leone. The organisation consists of entrepreneurs, equity financiers and philanthropists who have a collective goal of working together to build a prosperous businesses environment.

Voting for nominees are open in the following categories: Summa Cum Laude, Medicine and Research; Law; Excellence; Entrepreneurship, Professional; Media; Entertainment; and Sports.

The Gala and Award Ceremony will take place on at the Golden Tulip, Freetown, on Saturday 23 December 2017 at 7:00 pm. Continue reading “NOMINATE YOUR WINNERS: NEXTE & HEIRS AFRICA AWARDS 2017”

Beam Talks : October 2017 Edition Photos

(L-R) Mariama Kamara, Naberay Bangura, Memuna Forna,  Georgina Walker & Grace Camara

Beam Talks, Smiling Through Light, showcases the diverse career routes taken by Sierra Leonean women living in the UK, and provides a space where role models can discuss their achievements, experiences and challenges with a new generation of change-makers.  Continue reading “Beam Talks : October 2017 Edition Photos”

Sierra Leone Flood relief: IT Volunteers Needed

If you are a youth based in Sierra Leone and would like to help those who were affected by the mudslide and flood in Freetown, iDT Labs is looking for volunteers now.
The following are some of the benefits that you would get from volunteering:
1. Learn new skills in deploying and working on tech based solutions for disaster response and crisis mapping
2. Network with some of the leading local techies of Sierra Leone
3. Receive an official certificate of recognition for your efforts.
If you are interested in volunteering, please inbox iDT Labs on Facebook  by clicking HERE, with your name, age, contact number, and the number of hours you can volunteer per week. You can also call iDT Labs on +232 77 772772.

 

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SIERRA LEONE FLOOD RELIEF: LOCAL GROUPS/NGO’S YOU CAN CONTACT TO ASSIST WITH RELIEF EFFORTS

Nationally, the Office of National Security (ONS) is coordinating all relief efforts in Sierra Leone. The hotline for donations is +232 78462072. Alternatively you can contact the following individuals/groups/organisations who have been doing a great job in assisting with relief efforts. Continue reading “SIERRA LEONE FLOOD RELIEF: LOCAL GROUPS/NGO’S YOU CAN CONTACT TO ASSIST WITH RELIEF EFFORTS”