Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone: The fight over the name of a bridge

Just when the country is preparing for it independence anniversary on April 27, making it 58 years from colonial rule, the country is again divided over the name of a bridge in West of Freetown.


Former Sierra Leone Deputy Minister of Works to pay US $30,000 or go to jail

The Anti-Corruption Commission has secured conviction against former Deputy Minister of Works Abdul Barrie who is to pay Two Hundred and Fifty Million Leones (Le 250,000,000) within 30 days, effective 24th April 2019, or face three years imprisonment.