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08-Jan-2020 to 12:35

Sierra Leone: Anti-graft boss vows to pursue missing billions

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The head of Sierra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has vowed to ensure nothing is left unanswered with regards to missing billions as revealed in the latest Auditor General’s report.

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03-Jan-2020 to 17:12

Sierra Leone is being run on “storm of misinformation” – opposition leader

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — A leading opposition figure in Sierra Leone has accused the government of President Julius Maada Bio of running the country on the “storm of misinformation and inexactness”.

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02-Jan-2020 to 10:47

Sierra Leone: Fate of electoral commission boss in doubt

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The fate of the head of Sierra Leone’s National Electoral Commission (NEC) has been thrown into doubt with the appointment of a Commissioner in acting capacity after he [substantive commissioner] went on terminal leave.

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01-Jan-2020 to 14:13

Sierra Leone’s Residual Special Court gets two new judges

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Residual Special Court (RSCSL) for Sierra Leone has announced the appointment of two Sierra Leonean judges.

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01-Jan-2020 to 14:07

Sierra Leone’s President calls for change in New Year’s message

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio used his New Year message to call for renewed commitment from his compatriots towards national development.

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01-Jan-2020 to 11:03

Sierra Leone: Prison beauty queen gets New Year presidential pardon

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The winner of Sierra Leone’s first ever prison beauty contest has been granted a presidential pardon.

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20-Dec-2019 to 23:04

British Hollywood star granted Sierra Leone citizenship

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — British Hollywood star Idris Elba has been granted Sierra Leonean citizenship during his first ever visit to his fatherland.

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