News & Press

All of the latest news and press about The Sherbro Island City Project

*COP28*: Octopus Energy partners with Idris Elba and Siaka Stevens’ Sherbro Alliance Partners to develop Sierra Leone’s first wind farm on Sherbro Island

*London/Dubai, 30th November 2023* – Octopus Energy’s generation arm has entered into a milest…

Thought Leadership by Idris Elba on Africa Day -The Power of Storytelling in Uniting Africa

Thursday, 25th May 2023 – Since the origin of speech, storytelling has been used to bring peop…

SAP reaffirm their commitment to the project & update stakeholders with another visit to the Island

Sherbro Island, 20 February 2023 – Co-Founders of SAP Siaka Stevens and Idris Elba, known as P…

SAP & GoSL commit further to the development of Sherbro Island with the signing of Investment Framework Agreement (IFA)

Washington DC, US, 14 December 2022 – SAP & GoSL commit further to the development of Sher…

SAP & Elba Foundation donate rice and provisions for islanders at Christmas (every December)

Sherbro Island, Sierra Leone, 24 December 2020 – SAP & Elba Foundation donate rice and pro…

SAP team visit leading international multidisciplinary engineering consultancy Meinhardt group in Singapore

Singapore, 1 February 2020 – Co-Founder Siaka Stevens led the Sherbro Alliance Partners (SAP) …

Idris Elba crowned a Paramount Chief Kong Mbakie on Sherbro Island

Sherbro Island, Sierra Leone, 4 January 2020 – Idris Elba and the Sherbro Alliance Partners (S…

President Bio awards Idris Elba with a Brand Ambassador Status

State Lodge, Freetown, Friday 20 December 2019 – His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio h…

SAP & GoSL sign MOU to forge an alliance to deliver economic prosperity to Sherbro Island

New York City, US, 30 September 2019 – The Government of Sierra Leone (GoSL) and Sherbro Allian…