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Government corruption in Sierra Leone to be investigated

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Sierra Leone President Julius Maada Bio will launch a commission to investigate accusations of widespread corruption under his predecessor Ernest Koroma, government...

Julius Maada Bio sworn in as new Sierra Leone president

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Opposition candidate and former military junta leader Julius Maada Bio was sworn in as Sierra Leone's new president late on Wednesday, just...

Sierra Leone police accused of obstruction

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Election authorities in Sierra Leone accused police of intimidating staff and obstructing their work as they prepared for next week's presidential run-off...

Search intensifies for hundreds still missing after Sierra Leona mudslide

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Soldiers and volunteers with shovels and pickaxes dug through the perilous site of a mudslide in Sierra Leone in search of hundreds...

Joint surveillance mission in Sierra Leone uncovers illegal fishing operations

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Four illegal fishing cases have been found during a joint surveillance mission conducted by Greenpeace and Sierra Leone fishery authorities. Two Chinese and...

Sierra Leone jungle training underlines Britain’s role in Africa

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From the jungles of Sierra Leone to the shores of the Mediterranean and Indian Ocean, Britain has stepped up its support to...

Sierra Leone diplomat is kidnapped in Nigeria

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Sierra Leone's deputy high commissioner in Nigeria has been kidnapped in the northern state of Kaduna, a security source and an embassy...

Guinean sailors arrested after clash with Sierra Leona navy

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Sierra Leone was holding 11 Guineans including military personnel in custody on Wednesday following a confrontation at sea involving the two West...

Sierra Leone police fire guns, teargas at opposition supporters

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Police fired guns and teargas on the headquarters of an opposition party and arrested supporters during celebrations for Sierra Leone's Independence Day...

Sierra Leone ‘helped deploy ex-child soldiers to Iraq’, academic says

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Sierra Leone's government helped British private security service firms recruit former child soldiers to work as guards in Iraq from 2009, said...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...