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President Bio honoured by president Weah of Liberia

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 27 July 2019: President Julius Maada Bio of Sierra Leone was yesterday bestowed one of the highest honours in Liberia by President George M. Weah,  during the official commemoration of Liberia’s 172nd Independence Anniversary, held at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex , Montserrado County. Reading the [Read More]

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Molesting former president Koroma at Lungi airport is a stain on Sierra Leone’s democracy

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 26 July 2019: Government staff working at Sierra Leone’s Lungi international airport in Freetown, today brought shame on the country’s democracy, when they subjected former president Koroma to unprecedented molestation and humiliation. It all started after a private jet carrying the former president, landed at the airport [Read More]

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President Bio in Liberia for celebration of independence

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 26 July 2019: President Julius Maada Bio and the First Lady Madam Fatima Bio, are in Monrovia to celebrate today’s anniversary of Liberia’s 172nd Independence. President Bio of Sierra Leone is attending alongside other West African leaders, including President Alpha Conde of Guinea and President Alassane Ouattara [Read More]

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Architect of Sierra Leone’s post-war police force speaks out

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 25 July 2019: The man who single-handedly crafted a new police force for Sierra Leone, after a ten year long rebel war – retired British Police Inspector Keith Biddle, has broken silence. Speaking in an exclusive interview a few days ago to Alhaji Jalloh, Biddle ranked the [Read More]

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President Bio has arrived back in Freetown

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 25 July 2019: Sierra Leone’s president Julius Maada Bio and his family yesterday arrived in Freetown to a tumultuous welcome by his ruling party supporters, after almost ten days absence from the country, which prompted wild speculations about his whereabouts and wellbeing. The president was met on [Read More]

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Gambian police accused of killing Sierra Leonean businessman

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 25 July 2019: A Sierra Leonean businessman, identified as Ousman Darboe has died in Serrekunda – the Gambia, after he was released on bail by Gambian police following his arrest and detention for suspected possession of stolen property. According to the Gambian news network – Kerr Fatou, [Read More]