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23-Sep-2022 to 10:44

Sanusi Currency Index shows 0.68% depreciation against dollar

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The value of the SANUSI Currency Index shows a 0.68% depreciation of West African currencies against the US Dollar over the week (September 16-23, 2022).

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21-Sep-2022 to 12:12

S/Leone: the link between interest rate and inflation?

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — Bank of Sierra Leone (BSL) raised the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) by 0.75 percent in April this year.

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02-Sep-2022 to 17:03

Sanusi Currency Index depreciates by 0.32% over the week

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The value of the SANUSI Currency Index depreciated by 0.32% against the US Dollar over the week, August 26 to September 2, 2022.

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19-Aug-2022 to 12:10

Sanusi Currency Index

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The value of the SANUSI Currency Index depreciated by 1.13% against the US Dollar over the week, August 12-19, 2022.

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12-Aug-2022 to 10:07

Sanusi Currency Index

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The value of the SANUSI Currency Index appreciated by 0.11% against the US Dollar over the week, August 5-12, 2022.

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11-Aug-2022 to 20:11

S/Leone: Why are protesters angry with the Bio gov't?

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The deadly protests that swept across Sierra Leone on August 10, 2022, suggest the country has not made much progress in civic education and human capital development.

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06-Jul-2022 to 13:38

My day one experience with Sierra Leone's new currency

Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — “How much for two batteries?” I asked a street trader at Lumley junction where I was trying to buy batteries this morning for my voice recorder. “20,000 Leones Sir”, she answered. I jokingly asked her, “do I look like someone who is carrying 20,000 Leones?” She smiled and corrected herself and said “20 Leones Sir”.

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