Category: FCC News

FCC, with Support from Ministry of Health and NACOVERC, Opens a Community Care Center at the Armed Forces Training Center in Benguema

Today, FCC, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and NACOVERC, launched the Armed Forces Training Centre (AFTC) Community Care Centre (CCC) at Benguema, Waterloo. The launch was made official by a symbolic ribbon-cutting ceremony by Mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr and Mr Abdul-Rahman Fofanah, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health in the presence of Councillors […]

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FCC Celebrates World Environment Day by Kickstarting the #FreetownTheTreeTown Campaign

Today, on #WorldEnvironmentDay, Freetown City organized a ceremony to mark the start of planting of 1 million trees for the #FreetownTheTreeTown Campaign!The ceremony, held at the Annie Walsh Memorial School, also honored the life of the late Rev. Linda Koroma, who passed away recently. Rev. Linda Koroma, together with Mrs Nemata Majeks Walker, had helped […]

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FCC Engages a Cross-Section of the Krio Community on New Property Tax System

This morning we held a consultation meeting with a cross section of representatives of the Krio Descendants Union, the Krio Community and others. Among those present were Mr Samuel Valcarcel, Mr Kobi Walker, Mr Christoph E F John, Mrs Josephine Buck, Alhaji Savage and Madame Femi Claudius-Cole. The meeting, which was convened at their request, […]

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The #MaskupFreetown Campaign donated 6,500 masks to 9 more markets in Freetown

#MaskupFreetown is a campaign that aims to donate 120,000 masks to market women and other vulnerable communities in Freetown as part of the Behavioral Change Support pillar of the FCC Covid19 support. This is made possible with support from the #EUStandsWithSalone initiative supporting the efforts of Freetonians to prevent and manage the current COVID-19 outbreak […]

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FCC, with Support from Zonta Club of Freetown, Donates 5000-Litre Tank to Salad Gron Market

Yesterday 14th May, FCC, with support from the Zonta Club of Freetown, donated a 5000-litre water tank to the Salad Gron Market as part of the Council’s behavioral change support in its Preparedness and Response Plan. Mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr officially handed over the Tank to the market leadership in the presence of the representatives of […]

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FCC Begins Pilot for it’s Social Distancing Measures at Bombay Street and Kroo Town Road Markets

Over the last two weeks, FCC has made considerable progress on its work to enhance social distancing in markets, as part of the FCC Preparedness and Response Plan for #COVID19. FCC kicked off the process with consultations on effective social distancing measures. The consultations were led by the Municipal Trade Department with support from Councillors […]

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