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Freetown City Council Tests Bus Routes & Bus Stops for New School Buses

September 16, 2019

On Friday 13th September 2019, Freetown City Council took possession of 12 new school buses that were procured by the Ministry of Transport and Aviation to support the central government’s…

FCC Maps Out Way Forward for NPSE with Education Stakeholders at NPSE Data Conference

September 13, 2019

Yesterday, 12th September, 2019, Freetown City Council (FCC) had in-depth discussions with stakeholders in education, about some of the irregularities our monitors observed during the May 2019 National Primary School…

Freetown City Council Hosts Port Loko City Council

September 8, 2019

The Mayor, Councillors and Staff of Port Loko City Council were recently hosted by the Freetown City Council during a one day retreat. The aim was to share some of the…

Ambassador from China to Sierra Leone Pays the Mayor of Freetown a Courtesy Call

August 22, 2019

On August 13th 2019, the new Ambassador of China to Sierra Leone, Hu Zhangliang, paid a courtesy call to the Her Worship the Mayor of Freetown,  Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr. In his opening…

FCC Commissions the Beautification of the Aberdeen Roundabout

August 22, 2019

Freetown City Council commissioned the commencement of the beautification of the Aberdeen Roundabout on Saturday 17th August 2019, during a short symbolic tree planting ceremony at the Roundabout. Present at…

Press Release: Freetown Becomes the First City in West Africa to Launch Women4Climate Mentorship Program Freetown

August 16, 2019

Freetown – On Friday, 16th August, 2019, Freetown City Council (FCC) in collaboration with Sierra Leone Women Engineers (SLWE) launched the Women4Climate Mentorship Program Freetown during a press conference at…

Open Call for Applications – Enumerators & Technicians to Conduct Property Value Assessments Across Freetown

August 1, 2019

  Please read to the end Enumerators and Technicians are needed for an upcoming project for the Freetown City Council (FCC) on conducting property value assessments across Freetown. This project…

FCC & GoSL Sign Agreement for Phase Two of FCC’s 2019 Flood Mitigation Activities

July 29, 2019

On 26th July 2019, Freetown City Council (FCC) signed an agreement with the Government of Sierra Leone (GoSL), which stipulates that the central government will fund the implementation of the…

Freetown Strengthens Ties with Charleston South Carolina

July 15, 2019

Last week, Mayor of Freetown, Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, embarked on a five day visit to Charleston, South Carolina, on a mission to strengthen the partnership between Freetown and Charleston. Mayor Aki-Sawyerr…

Freetown City Council Pays Rent for Over 70 Persons with Disabilities Who Were Relocated from Cotton Tree

July 4, 2019

Today, a group of persons with disabilities thanked Mayor Aki-Sawyerr and Freetown City Council (FCC) for paying one year’s rent on behalf of 74 of them, after FCC had asked…

FCC Registers Waste Service Providers in Freetown

July 2, 2019

On Tuesday 25th & Wednesday 26th June, 2019, Freetown City Council (FCC) registered waste service providers in Freetown. The process was a tremendous success with almost 300 waste service providers…

FCC Launches the Sustainable Waste Management Project, Funded by the EU

July 2, 2019

On Wednesday, 26th June 2019, Freetown City Council (FCC) launched the Sustainable Waste Management through Local Micro-Enterprise Development Project, during a press conference held at the Mayor’s Parlour. The project…