Former SL High Commission owner jailed in UK

The man who bought the former Sierra Leone High Commission building at 33 Portland place in London, Lord Edward Davenport has been jailed for fraud. The five-story, 110-room house that was formerly the Sierra Leone High Commission, was rented out by Davenport for parties, weddings and film shoots. Self-styled “Lord” Edward Davenport, 45, was the mastermind of an “advanced fee fraud”...

African Economic Conference 2011: Towards a Green Economy

African Economic Conference 2011 / AfDB, UNDP and UNECA to hold a joint online press conference TUNIS, Tunisia, October 7, 2011/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Mr Mthuli Ncube, Chief Economist of the African Development Bank, Mr Pedro Conceiçao, Chief Economist of the Regional Bureau for Africa of the United Nations Development Programme and Mr Emmanuel Nnadozie, Director of Economic...