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Is Nigeria, others choking on China’s lending glut?

It was a time for smiles and handshakes as the delegations from Sierra Leone and China Exim Bank sealed a loan to provide the impoverished West African state with a new airport.

Vanguard News Oct 18, 2018

Is Africa starting to choke on China's lending glut?

FREETOWN - It was a time for smiles and handshakes as the delegations from Sierra Leone and China Exim Bank sealed a loan to provide the impoverished West African state with a new airport.

EWN Oct 17, 2018

Sierra Leone axes plan to build Chinese-funded airport

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Sierra Leone’s government has terminated a $400 million scheme to build a new airport with Chinese labour and loans, according to a letter written last week by the country’s minister of tr...

Reuters Oct 12, 2018

Sierra Leone scraps project for Chinese-built airport

, Freetown, Sierra Leone, Oct 11 – Sierra Leone has scrapped a $400-million (347-million-euro) scheme for a Chinese-built airport, saying the project was too costly, but ...

Capital News Oct 11, 2018

Sierra Leone scraps project for Chinese-built airport

What To Read Next Sierra Leone on Wednesday scrapped a $400m scheme for a Chinese-built airport, saying the scheme was too costly.

News 24 Oct 11, 2018

Sierra Leone's new president cancels KSh 31.8 billion Chinese-funded airport project Kenya News

- Retried President Ernest Bai Koroma had signed deal with China to construct a new airport - Once completed, China was to manage and maintain the airport as per the contract terms - The mega project was opposed by World Bank and International M...

Tuko Oct 11, 2018

PSC, IG disagree over planned demotion of 1,500 officers

READ ALSO: FIFA cancels Ghana-S’Leone AFCON qualifier In his letter to the PSC Chairman, Musiliu Smith, with reference number: CE:2300/IGP.SEC/ABJ/VOL.27/46, the IG stated the planned demotion was discriminat...

Punch Oct 11, 2018

Sierra Leone’s African Cup ties against Ghana scrapped

Sierra Leone’s African Cup of Nations qualifiers against Ghana this week have been scrapped owing to the nation’s unresolved row with FIFA, the Confederation of African Football said Wednesday.

Punch Oct 10, 2018

Sierra Leone’s Nations Cup fate to be decided later

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - A decision on Sierra Leone, who have been banned by FIFA and stopped from playing two African Nations Cup qualifiers over the next five days, will not be taken before the end of November,...

Reuters Oct 10, 2018

Sierra Leone’s African Cup ties against Ghana scrapped

Cairo, Egypt | AFP | Sierra Leone’s African Cup of Nations qualifiers against Ghana this week have been scrapped owing to the nation’s unresolved row with FIFA, the Confederation of African Football said Wedne...

The Independent Oct 10, 2018