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17-Apr-2020 to 17:15

Sierra Leone records highest number of COVID-19 cases in a day

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone on Friday recorded its highest number of coronavirus cases in a single day, with the confirmation of 11 new positive cases.

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17-Apr-2020 to 09:36

Sierra Leone: Covid-19, party leadership tussle steal local press headlines

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Friday’s editions of Sierra Leonean dailies focus on Covid-19 response and a leadership tussle within the governing Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) in parliament, among others.

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12-Apr-2020 to 14:01

Covid-19: 2 new cases as Sierra Leone prepares for new restrictions

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leonean authorities on Saturday confirmed two new cases of covid-19, bringing the country’s total to 10.

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10-Apr-2020 to 23:57

S/Leone: Union alleges state sanctioned brutality of journalists

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The umbrella Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) has accused the government of presiding over state sanctioned brutality against journalists and called for an end to it.

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10-Apr-2020 to 13:44

Covid-19: Disease, like poverty, does not stay at home

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — A group of think-tankers from Europe and Africa are drawing global attention to the impact of Coronavirus in Africa which should change global politics.

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10-Apr-2020 to 08:15

Sierra Leone: Nationwide curfew to curb covid-19 spread

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone is working to introducing a pass system as the government announced further measures in the fight against Covid-19.

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08-Apr-2020 to 14:09

Where is Africa's place in the global Covid-19 geopolitics?

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Africa is striking a new kind of fear in the heart of the international community about its ability to cope with the coronavirus crisis, given that along with Oceania, it is one of the few continents least affected by the pandemic.

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