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    19-Feb-2019 to 12:33

    Freetown, Banjul poised for improved ties

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has departed Freetown Tuesday morning heading for the Gambian capital, Banjul on his first official visit to the country.

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    19-Feb-2019 to 08:17

    Sierra Leone: Papers zoom in on rift within ruling party, others

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Tuesday’s edition of Sierra Leonean dailies carry a host of dominant stories, notably an emerging power struggle within the ruling Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) and protests by the opposition and pro-democracy campaigners against a presidential declaration on rape.

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    18-Feb-2019 to 18:08

    Africa shoulders highest global NDCs burden

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Globally Communicable diseases are decreasing while Non-communicable diseases are increasing, a leading global health expert has said, calling for a rethink in the way the world approaches global health issues.

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    15-Feb-2019 to 18:48

    Sierra Leone terminates cargo tracking note contract

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone — The Sierra Leone government has annulled a contract with the Transportand Ports Management Systems - West Africa and the Global Transport and Maritime Solution which operated the country’s Cargo Tracking Notes (CTN) system.

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    15-Feb-2019 to 17:43

    Sierra Leone leader swears in new public prosecutor

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has reiterated his desire for an independent judiciary as he installed a new public prosecutor.

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    14-Feb-2019 to 21:19

    Sierra Leone cleansing scheme gets boost from China

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio’s campaign for a clean country has received a major boost with the donation of 200 garbage collection trucks from the Chinese government.

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    14-Feb-2019 to 20:36

    Sierra Leone adopts UN Resolution on Women’s rights

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s parliament on Thursday debated and unanimously adopted the United Nations Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security.

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