Sierra Leone News

Polls: Africa stands in solidarity with Nigeria – Johnson-Sirleaf

Several ECOWAS member states, including Liberia, Sierra Leone, and The Gambia are today considered post-conflict success stories because of Nigeria’s positive peacekeeping role.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 22, 2019

West Africa’s democratic tipping point?

In Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Kenya, the combined assets of local and international interlocutors have played key roles in managing controversies resulting from contested elections.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 21, 2019

Kenya U19 to take on Uganda in World Cup qualifiers

The lads have a good knowledge of the game and they only require polishing up here and there.” In Namibia Kenya will fight it out with Uganda, Tanzania, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and hosts Namibia for the sole slot reserved for the continent in next year’s World Cup set for South Africa in January/February.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Ex-president’s brother on the spot for tax evasion

Sierra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has ordered a younger brother of former President Ernest Bai Koroma to pay the government $127,547 tax arrears.

The East African , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Africa today at a glance

Sierra Leone bread crisis Sierra Leone hit by bread shortage amidst bakers strike over tax hike.

The East African , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Bio on maiden visit to Gambia

By KEMO CHAM Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio is in Gambia to strengthen the bilateral relations between the two countries.

The East African , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

AfCFTA awaits four more ratifications to become effective | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

Since the Kigali Summit last year, eight countries have signed the AfCFTA Agreement – South Africa, Sierra Leone, Lesotho, Burundi, Namibia, Guinea Bissau, Botswana, and Zambia – bringing the total number of signatories to 52.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

CK unveil squad: The only survivor from previous squad Sukhdeep set to captain the team

In Namibia, Kenya will fight it out with Uganda, Tanzania, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and hosts Namibia for the sole slot reserved for the continent in the 2020 U-19 World Cup set for South Africa in January and February.

The Star , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

[OPINION] Both democracy & authoritarianism are on the rise in Africa

These included Ghana, Liberia, Namibia, Senegal and Sierra Leone.

EWN , South Africa Feb 18, 2019

I met president of Seychelles on the street –DJ Humility – Punch Newspapers

I went for a United Nations event in Sierra Leone.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019