A high court in Freetown has acquitted and discharged the President and the Secretary General of the Sierra Leone Football Association on corruption charges.
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.
Sierra Leone Anti-Corruption Commission arrests former Director-General of the Sierra Leone Maritime Administration
For allegedly interfering with ACC investigations, manipulating witnesses and attempting to mislead the Commission, the Anti-Corruption Commission of Sierra Leone on Friday arrest the former Director-General of the Sierra Leone Maritime Administration (SLMA), Dr. Sarah Bendu and her husband, Mr. Dante Bendu.
Sierra Leone Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has presented to President Julius Maada Bio over 7.5 billion leones (US$876,000) of monies recovered from corrupt people entrusted with public offices and state funds in Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone President Julius Maada Bio will urge a closed meeting to address corruption, defence and democratisation in the region during
the fifty-fourth Session of the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State opened in the Nigerian capital, Abuja.
By Amira Hudroge Anti-corruption is one of the most topical rule of law concerns in Sierra Leone. The efficiency of rule of law institutions is optimized when they operate collaboratively and in good faith and are not just an expression… Read More ›
The Anti-Corruption Commissioner Francis Ben Kaifala Esq., has informed partners that the “fight against corruption is to save the soul of Sierra Leone”. He made this statement on Tuesday 17th July 2018 at the ACC Conference Hall, 3 Gloucester Street… Read More ›